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Find Spectrolite gem stone at a rock hunting visit

Visit us or pick up your group to a treasure rock hunting tour and find spectrolite, Finnish national and worlwide famous precious gem stone, at quarries and pick up your own gems, or admire the massive size of one of the largest granite quarries in Finland during the same tour. That is where the famous Ylämaa brown rapakivi granite is quarried. You will feel the calming effect of nature and experience the pure joy of discovery.

The tour may be supplemented by your request with visit to Salpalinja fortification. There are several places in Ylämaa where you can eat tasty unpretentious home food or have a pleasant coffee break during the tour. Let us know and we will take care of the  reservation (paid separately).

Guiding:

Basic tour, duration around 1-2h
-starting point Gem Museum at Spectrolite Gem Centre to spectrolite quarry

Extended tour, duration 3h
--starting point Gem Museum at Spectrolite Gem Centre to spectrolite quarry

Prices from 20€ / person depending on the number of participants and  places to be visited.


Further information and bookings:

Esko Hämäläinen,
Tel. +358 400 391 590 
eskohamalainen@hotmail.com info@ylamaanjalokivimuseo.fi