Follow in the footsteps of Alexander the Great and see a mosque built from salt rocks at Khewra Salt Mine. In 320 BCE, Alexander’s troops discovered the mine, and during British rule the mining engineer developed the main tunnel. Nowadays, you can take a train tour around the mine, seeing the incredible salt mosque, as well as many attractive saltwater pools. Don't miss the artistic carvings in the mine, including a model of the Great Wall of China. On your journey, you’ll pass through crystal valley, as well as a tunnel with crystals in its walls. The mine remains the country’s largest source of salt. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Khewra Salt Mine by using our Khewra trip planner .
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Khewra Salt Mine Reviews
A part of the mineral-rich mountain range called the Salt Range, it’s the 2nd largest salt mines in the world spread over an area of 300 KM (186 miles) behind the No. 1 salt mine in Goderich, Ontario.... more »
It's a very good place to visit the natural salt and beautiful things made with the salt rock especially very very interested for children,s more »
this is really an amazing trip.the things they have made with the salt range and the lighting is excellent.our kids really enjoyed their trip here.we went on the train ride too. more »
Excellent place for picnic. One advice that you should bring food from home. There a nice covered area to eat.
I would not mention the history of this place here because it could break the suspence of you. Just wanna say this place is awesome. If you wanna go here than cooke and take food with you. Because the food of that area is not very well.
A beautiful educational informative place to visit especially with growing children since its part of the educational syllabi of the primary and higher educational curriculum. Kids enjoyed the most.
One of the biggest salt mines in the world... Specifically the second biggest salt mine in the world after Goderich, Ontario in Canada.. It is said to have been discovered by the horses of Alexander the great... The fastest way to reach there is thorough motorway M2. The mines are located 30km east of Lilla interchange towards Pind Dadan Khan. Road signs are quite visible too...
Excellent natural place to visit...
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