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Turda Salt Mine - The Coolest Underground Places In The World


posted on 22nd of april, 2016

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Turda salt mine is located in Turda County, Transylvania - Romania and it’s a historical mine being first mentioned in year 1075. In 1780 there were five ogival mines in Turda.
Salt exploitation in this mine was done until 1932 when it was stopped permanently, and in 1992 was transformed in a halotherapy center.
In 2009 the salt mine enter in a big rehabilitation and modernization program with the financial support of the European Union. After that has become a beautiful underworld for tourists.

 



The access tunnel leads to the main hall.

 



Here, in a beautiful world of salt can be seen a park wheel

 



Sport places and an wood amphitheatre

 



Other main atractions for tourists are:
The crivac salt extraction machine

 



Wooden bridge with an underground lake with boats

 



Old shaft

 



And many others lighted attractions. With a tripod and photo camera, the visit in this fascinating underworld of salt can be a beautiful way to remember and share one of The Coolest Underground Places In The World.

 


Comments (2)

Posted by FabioConcetta on May 09, 2016
Very nice composition and prospective!
Posted by Picstudio on April 23, 2016
Beautiful pics.



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