Summer tour to Amethyst Mine by Electric Fatbike

1.6—31.10.2022

Exciting and unique activity in Lapland. Ride to the top of the Lampivaara fell and dig for your very own lucky Lappish gem!

Amethyst Mine Tour is available every day from June to September (Tue-Sat in October). There are two guided fat bike tours per day (10:45, 13:45) and during the visit you will hear the stories of geology and history in addition to the properties of the gems and the uses of amethyst.

  • Daily: Two tours/ per day at 10:45 and 13:45
  • Bookings 2 days before
  • Price: 137€/ person

You will ride to the Amethyst mine with a powerful, electrically assisted fatbike. Bliss' guide will take you to the top ofLampivaara fell (small mountain) where you can enjoy the very top view of the
area, over the Pyhä-Luosto National Park. Then you will be seated in wooden shelter, shipping warm berry beverages and listening the facts and fictions of this fascinating purple gem stone.

After the story moment you will be heading to the digging area. Each visitor will be able to dig for their own personal lucky amethyst. In the end of the visit there is some time to drop by a small “Amethyst Shop” on site. The amethyst of the area is refined into jewellery and other productions.

MEETING POINT

Bliss Adventure Boutique (next to Restaurant Punakettu), Luostontie 4,
99555 LUOSTO

WHAT'S INCLUDED?

Fatbike instructor's services, guiding to the Amethyst mine,
electric fatbike rental and gear such as helmet. Entrance ticket to the
Amethyst mine, storytelling, hot berry beverages and your own personal lucky
amethyst.

WHAT DO I NEED TO BRING?

Suitable personal clothing for spring / summer / autumn
weather in Lapland. Wind and waterproof jacket might come handy. Complimentary
hot berry beverages included at the Amethyst mine.

PLEASE NOTE

Minimum height of 155 cm for the smallest electric fatbike
(size S).

From Rovaniemi, the closest airport and Santa Claus’
headquarters, it takes aproximately 1,5 hours by car (117 km) or 2 hours by bus
to reach us in Luosto (Lapland Hotel Luostotunturi).