Heard of the Potosí Silver Mines?
The tour starts with you putting the miner’s clothes on to then drive to one of the many Silver Mines there are in this mythical mountain. The perfect way to go into a mine and feel it.
08:00 or 14:00 ‘Pick up from your Hotel.
You will try the miner’s equipment and the guide will explain about the uses of the helmet, head lamp, boots etc.
We will drive to the mine and then walk into the mountain just after 50 m you will notice that there’s no more light. We will walk along the rail and experience the mine first hand. You will see some miners at work and also will have the chance to ask them questions about their work and lives.
After visiting a sacred place for miners, we will head back to the outside.
This tour is suited for those wanting to see the mine in a relaxed way.
Those looking for some adrenaline check out our Extreme Silver Mines Tour.
11:00 or 17:00 End of the Tour at your hotel.
*Times for departures, meals and activities may vary as they depend on different factors. The guide will tell the group about the programme.
23 people max.’ 01 min. per group
Transport to & from the mine, guide, miner’s equipment, entrance fee.
Gifts for the miners purchased at the miner’s market (20 Bs), snacks, drinks, tips.
1 pax 200 Bs
2 – + pax 150 Bs
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