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Opening hours


WINTER 1.12.2015 – 15.4.2016 

1.12. – 23.12.2015 Monday – Saturday

Morning visit: Pendolino from Luosto center at 10:15 , from Ukkoluosto parking lot at 10:30 and from Lampivaara Cafe at 11:00 am
Afternoon visit: Pendolino only from Luosto Ukkoluosto at 13:30 and from Lampivaara Café at 2:00 pm

24.-25.12. closed

26.12.2015 – 15.4.2016 Monday – Saturday

Morning visit: Pendolino from Luosto center at 10:15 , from Ukkoluosto parking lot at 10:30 and from Lampivaara Cafe at 11:00 am
Afternoon visit: Pendolino from Luosto Ukkoluosto at 13:30 and from Lampivaara Café at 2:00 pm (from 4.1.2016 also from Luosto center at 13:10)

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

10:15 departure by Pendolino from Luosto center. Price: 59 €/adult and 25 €/chd 3-12 years

10:30 at Ukko-Luosto ( 2,5 km from center) . Price: 49 €/adult and 21 €/child 3-12 years

11:00 at Lampivaara Cafe (5 km from center) . Price 25 €/adult and 10 €/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 2016:

Amethyst Mine is daily open from 1st of June until 31st of October.

01.06. – 15.08.2015 from 11:00 am until 5:00 pm (last tour begins)

16.08. – 30.09.2015 from 11:00 am until 4:00 pm (last tour begins)

1.10. – 31.10.2015 Tuesday – Saturday from 11:00 am until 3:00 pm (last tour begins, closed on Sundays and Mondays)