Mines

The following trips feature mines:

England

Ammonites, Tin Mines and Heritage - We visit the Cornish Mining World Heritage Site.

Germany

Archeopteryx Adventure with Volcanoes and Geoparks  - We visit the Aalen Iron Mine.

Morocco

Trilobite Safari - We visit a salt mine in the High Atlas and a mineral specimen mine near Taouz.

South Africa

Gold, Diamonds and Mammal-like Reptiles - We can descend 220 m underground at the Gold Reef Mining Museum, we also visit the Cullinan Diamond mine, the source of the world's biggest diamond.

Wales

Castles and Dragons  - We can descend the Big Pit coal mine, part of the National Mining Museum and Blaenavon World Heritage Site.

Day Trips - The Historic Beacons sightseeing tour visits the Big Pit coal mine.


 

Cullinan Diamond Mine - South Africa

Wheal Coates Tin Mine - England
Getting ready to descend the Big Pit mine in the National Mining Museum of Wales, Blaenavon World Heritage Site.