VISIT TO THE AMETHYST MINE IN PYHÄ-LUOSTO

€85.00

During the guided tour you will learn about the geology that created the amethyst, their properties, the history of the mine and some of the uses of amethyst. After the tour, each visitor will be able to try their hand at digging for their own personal lucky amethyst!

At the end of the visit there will be some time to drop by the small Amethyst Shop on site, where amethyst from the area in the form of jewellery and other decorative items is for sale.

! Please note, the closest parking area is approximately 2 km, it takes 45 minutes to walk through the forest to the mine (one way) and back. Please wear comfortable shoes, not recommended for anyone with moving disability. If you can´t walk we can offer transfer to the place for extra 30,00 E per person

Duration: ~ 5-6 hours Transfer, guiding service, excursion to mine, presentation of amethyst and digging own amethyst stone. 

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