Pyhä-Luosto Scenic road

A Journey through Pyhä and Luosto Resorts' Hidden Gems

Exploring Finland's Road Number 962 between Luosto and Pyhätunturi. 

Nestled within the captivating landscapes of Finnish Lapland, Road Number 962 connects the picturesque Pyhä and Luosto resorts. Beyond the breathtaking scenery, this enchanting route unveils a collection of hidden gems that will leave travelers spellbound.

  1. Torvisen maja café: Just a short distance from Luosto, Torvisen maja café is a traditional Lappish cozy and rustic cabin. Torvisen maja Café provides a perfect resting spot for hikers and nature lovers. Take a break, warm up by the fireplace, and enjoy the serenity of the surrounding nature before continuing your journey along Road Number 962.

  2. Aarnilampi: Located in Pyhä-Luosto National Park, Aarnilampi is a pristine and picturesque wilderness lake. Its crystal-clear waters reflect the breathtaking surroundings, creating a captivating sight. Whether you choose to relax on its shores, have a picnic, or go for a refreshing swim during the summer months, Aarnilampi offers a tranquil oasis that showcases the untouched beauty of Finnish Lapland.

  3. Lampivaara Amethyst Mine: As you travel along Road Number 962, a visit to the Lampivaara Amethyst Mine is a must for gemstone enthusiasts and curious travelers alike. Situated near Luosto Resort, this working mine allows visitors to learn about the fascinating history and geology of amethyst mining in the region. 

  4. Visitors Centre Naava: Road Number 962 leads you to the Pyhä and heart of Pyhä-Luosto National Park, where the Visitors Centre Naava awaits. This informative and interactive center provides a wealth of knowledge about the park's unique ecosystem, wildlife, and cultural heritage. Engage with exhibitions, attend guided tours, and gain insights into the region's rich natural and cultural history.

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