Mining Experien  Loulé, Parque Mineiro - Mina de Sal-gema
What will we do

The Miner Route in the Discovery of the Underground Rock-Salt Mine of Loulé! This is the adventure and the most complete experience, at a depth of 230 m. It is an exclusive and full oh details visit on a course between 3 and 5 km, which lasts for 4 hours, unraveling some geology mysteries and discovering what being a miner really means! Come and find out how your daily life can be so dependent on miners and how this dependence manifests itself! Get to know the history of the Loulé Rock Salt Mine. Admire 230 million years old geological formations and understand its relationship with the region. Discover how to explore a mine and uncover the ancient and current mining processes on a more reserved route, to which not everyone has access.

What is included

Tour interpreted by a guide (Portuguese / English). | Supply of all the necessary safety equipment during the visit, such as, safety helmet, mining lantern and high visibility reflective vest.

Who can participate

Participants with 16 or more years and with full mobility.


Comfortable clothing and closed sports shoes are recommended. | Temperature inside the mine 23º C (73.4º F). | All safety equipment is delivered before the visit begins and collected / returned at the end of it. | Unsuitable visit to participants with reduced mobility, with scotophobia (fear of the dark) or claustrophobia to spaces like underground public transport, underground garages and natural caves with organized visits or mines.

Where will we be

Rua dos Combatentes da Grande Guerra, 80 | 8100-545 LOULÉ | PORTUGAL | GPS (N 37º 08 ’05.46"; O8º 00 ’29.11").

Group of

Alternative Reservations: Larger groups than 30 persons | Technical, School and University Visits | Events | Contact: E-mail: | Tel: (+351) 925 969 369.

Guest requirements

Check In 15 minutes before the visit schedule. | Full mobility. | Proof of age when applicable.

Cancel policy

24h in advance.

Organized by
Tech Salt S.A.