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Opening hours


WINTER 1.12.2016 – 15.4.2017 

1.12. – 23.12.2016 Monday – Saturday

Morning visit: Pendolino from Luosto center at 10:45 , from Ukkoluosto parking lot at 11:0 and from Lampivaara Cafe at 11:30 am
Afternoon visit: Pendolino only from Ukkoluosto at 13:30 and from Lampivaara Café at 2:00 pm

24.-25.12. closed

26.12.2016 – 15.4.2017 Monday – Saturday

Morning visit: Pendolino from Luosto center at 10:45 , from Ukkoluosto parking lot at 11:00 and from Lampivaara Cafe at 11:30 am
Afternoon visit: Pendolino from Luosto Ukkoluosto at 13:30 and from Lampivaara Café at 2:00 pm

In winter time there is no open road to Amethyst Mine/Lampivaara. You can reach Lampivaara Café by skiing, by snowshoeing or by winter hiking.

WINTER PRICES

10:45 departure by Pendolino from Luosto center. Price: 63 €/adult and 28 €/chd 3-12 years

11:00 at Ukko-Luosto ( 2,5 km from center) . Price: 53 €/adult and 24 €/child 3-12 years

11:30 at Lampivaara Cafe (5 km from center) . Price 27 €/adult and 14 €/chd 3-12 years

Guided tour at Mine includes warm beverage, interesting stories about geology and history, the tales of amethyst and digging your own lucky amethyst stone from winter digging area

On May open on request.

 

SUMMER 2017:

Amethyst Mine is daily open from 1st of June until 31st of October.  Visits start every full hour from Lampivaara café.

01.06. – 15.08.2017 full hours from 11:00 am until 5:00 pm (last tour begins)

16.08. – 30.09.2017 full hours from 11:00 am until 4:00 pm (last tour begins)

1.10. – 31.10.2017 Tuesday – Saturday full hours from 11:00 am until 3:00 pm (last tour begins, closed on Sundays and Mondays)