Copper Mine Mountain Overlook & Great Salt Lake Sightseeing Tour, Salt Lake City tours & activities, fun things to do in Salt Lake City | VELTRA

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Copper Mine Mountain Overlook & Great Salt Lake Sightseeing Tour


Visit the "richest hole on earth" and "America's Dead Sea" on a sightseeing combo adventure to two of Utah's most unique locales on a fully guided expedition.

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Schedule & Location
  • Schedule
  • Pick-up
    Time & Location
  • Drop-off
    Time & Location

  • 14:00-14:30 Pick-up from Downtown Hotels
  • Bingham Canyon Copper Mine
    Learn about the history and engineering of the copper mine. Explore the desert and mountain forest as you go on a scenic drive around the area.
  • Copper Mountain Overlook
    Get the best views of the world's largest open pit mine from an elevation of over 9,000 feet. See the scenic picture of Rocky Mountains and the cities below.
  • Kennecott Smelter
    Discover the tallest structure west of the Mississippi River and the cleanest copper smelter in the world.
  • Inland Sea Shorebird Reserve
    Visit the Inland Sea Shorebird Reserve where millions of migratory birds of more than 250 species visit.
  • Historic Saltair Beach Resort
    Visit the area well known as the "Coney Island of the West." Built by the Mormon church in the early 1900's, it was meant to be a family-friendly attraction in the middle of the surrounding rowdy pleasure resorts.
  • Great Salt Lake State Park
    Wander along the scenic overlook of the Great Salt Lake, and view the islands and Rocky Mountains from the observation deck. Stroll across the Silver Sans Beach, and learn more about the lake at the Visitor Center with its science and history exhibits.
  • Catch a Live Sea Monkey
    Once sold from the backs of comic books, these little critters are the only creatures able to survive in the harsh environment of the Great Salt Lake.
  • 18:30-19:30 Drop-off at Downtown Hotels
    • Although the vehicle is wheelchair accessible, there are areas surrounding the copper mines and lake that cannot be accessed on a wheelchair.
    • This activity is wheelchair accessible.
    • Children of all ages can participate in this activity.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
    • Walking shoes
    • Sunglasses
    • Camera
    • Sweatshirt / light jacket
Requirement(s) - Others
    • Please call the activity provider the day before to reconfirm your booking. Your voucher has the necessary contact information listed.
Additional Note(s)
    • Parking is available at most of the pick-up locations for a nominal fee. The Hotel Rl by Red Lion currently has free parking. Prices are subject to change.
    • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
    • Gratuity is not included in the price.
Activity provider
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Payment/Cancellation policy
Payment type
Credit card payment
Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after 21:00 local time, 3 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.


Pick-up Available
Duration incl. transportation 4 - 5.5 hour(s)
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