Practical information about your visit

Here you will find some important information about your visit to the Riburg Saltworks.

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Opening times

We are here for you from morning until late evening on Mondays through to Saturdays. No tours are held on public holidays.


The tour costs CHF 5 per person. For children up to age of 16, the tour is free. There is a CHF 50 minimum per tour.

Our booking conditions

Guided tours can be cancelled up to 72 hours before the start. We otherwise charge the full amount.

Please inform us of the exact number of persons at least 5 working days before your visit.


Around two hours.

Conditions and group size

The tour is suitable for adults and children aged 10 and over. We warmly welcome school classes and groups of up to 60 people. For this tour, you must be steady on your feet. Unfortunately, the saltworks is not wheelchair-accessible.


The standard language is German. Tours are available in French, English and Italian on request.

Safety and hygiene

We will be taking you on a tour of a modern industrial facility. It is very important to us that we guarantee your safety. Please observe the following instructions:

  • Do not leave the group.
  • Wear comfortable clothing and sturdy, closed shoes.
  • Animals are not permitted on the tour.
  • Smoking is not permitted anywhere on site.
  • You are only permitted to take photos and videos in the salt dome.
  • We exclude any liability if you do not observe the safety regulations.