Amethyst mine tour from Rovaniemi
- Visit Luosto and explore Europe’s only active amethyst mine
- Take a ride in Amethyst Pendolino
- Learn about amethysts and dig one for yourself
All about the trip
Get picked up from your hotel in Rovaniemi and taken to Luosto, a home to Europe’s only active amethyst mine. Hop on Amethyst Pendolino, a special snow train, and reach the top of Lampivaara fell with captivating views of the beautiful forest. Take a seat in wooden shelter, sip on warm berry juice and listen to facts and stories about this mystical purple gemstone. The amethyst of Lampivaara was formed good 2000 million years ago in the bowels of the mountain. The present-day mining is done environmentally friendly without the help of any big machines. The mine on the top of the hill will sustain for the hundreds of years and you will be allowed to dig a purple stone and keep it as a souvenir.
What is included in the price
- Pickup and drop-off at accommodation
- Winter Clothes
- All transportation
- Entrance Fees
- Professional Guide
- Amethyst Picking
- Warm beverage
What is not included in the price
- Travel insurance and other emergencies
- Liquors, beers and bottled beverages
- Photography accessories like cameras etc.
You will be picked up from your hotel in Rovaniemi 30 minutes before the official start of the tour.
This activity is organised by Arctic Circle Snowmobile Park, Finland, +358 0504720023, firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Do you have a question or need more information about the activity?
You can reach our European office between 9am and 5pm CET on weekdays and between 11am and 5pm on weekends and holidays.
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