PYHÄ LUOSTO AND LAMPIVAARA AMETHYST MINE
FIND YOUR LUCKY STONE
Duration : 6-7 hours
Get : Amethyst Stone
Our shuttle will transport us to the right place. Road takes approximately 1 hour 40 minutes one way. Photo stops can be made along the way to capture the stunning views of this scenic Lappish nature and its surrounding.
We will begin our adventure with a 2km hike to the Lampivaara hill. Amethyst mine on top of the hill is located in the immediate vicinity of the Luosto recreation centre, in the middle of Lapland’s beautiful landscape.
The sustainable Amethyst mine is possibly the only gemstone mine in the world that welcomes visitors. The mine at the top of the hill introduces you to the fascinating world of gemstones. The amethyst of Lampivaara was formed about 2 000 million years ago in the bowels of the ancient mountains. There is now a special gem mine on the top of the hill that will sustain for the hundreds of years. You are welcome!
Dig your own gem stone of Lapland, purple amethyst, during your visit to Amethyst Mine. On the top of Lampivaara hill you can admire maybe the most beautiful landscape of the area. Upon the arrival refreshing berry juice will be served. During the storytelling moment you will learn about this fascinating stone. Afterwards everyone may search and dig own amethyst stone and take it with as a memento.
* Hotel pickup & drop off
* Professional English speaking guide
* Mine entrance tickets
* One lucky amethyst stone