Brace yourself for an exciting and unique adventure in Lapland. Ride to the top of the Lampivaara Fell and dig for your very own lucky Lappish gem! Relax in a wooden shelter, sipping warm berry beverages and listen to facts and fictions of this fascinating purple gemstone.
Amethyst Mine Tour is available every day from June to September (Tue-Sat in October). There are two guided fatbike tours per day 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.
You will ride to the Amethyst mine with a powerful, electrically assisted fatbike. Bliss' guide will take you to the top of Lampivaara 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 a wooden shelter, shipping warm berry beverages and listening to the facts and fictions of this fascinating purple gemstone.
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. At 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 jewelry and other productions.