Mines de Sel de Bex

Bex

Discover the origin of SEL DES ALPES

ON THE TRACKS OF 17TH TO 21TH CENTURY MINERS
Step on board the Miners’ Train in the heart of the salt mountain for an
unforgettable journey in the footsteps of those who sought out the white gold
of the Alps. Explore the galleries and chambers dug out by force of arms and
learn about the various methods of salt extraction.

FLEUR DES ALPES PRODUCTION WORKSHOP
Fleur des Alpes salt is produced in an artisanal workshop deep inside this
underground labyrinth. Take part in the traditional process of producing this
gourmet salt during your visit.

TASTING PAVILION
Finish your trip on a gourmet note in the tasting pavilion, where you can
sample a range of products made with SEL DES ALPES, whether you prefer
sweet or salty foods.

PRACTICAL INFO
Duration: approx. 1h45 over a 500 m route
Trainers and a sweater recommended
Suitable for visitors aged 4 to 104

Opening hours

All year round between 9.45 am and 6 pm.
Closed exceptionally on January 1st and December 25th.

Prestations

Equipments
  • Picnic area
  • Toilets
  • Car park
  • Restaurant
  • Free car park
Services
  • Educational visits
  • Room hire

Prices

Adult: 22 CHF (Online booking)
Child : 13 CHF (Online booking)
Large family: 4 CHF (For the second child under 15 with an adult
Online booking)
Group adults: 18 CHF (Online booking)
Group children : 11 CHF (Online booking).
Free entry for children 20 people.

Payment methods

  • Bank/credit card
  • Cash
  • Online payment

Location

Route des Mines de Sel 55
Le Bouillet
CH - 1880BexSuisse
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