Mine for Gemstones with Copperwynd

written by | Posted on March 27th, 2013

CopperWynd Resort

Copperwynd Resort and Club, located outside of Scottsdale, AZ, is giving guests the chance to helicopter to the top of a mine and dig for amethysts with a 2-night luxury package.

The package takes travelers to Four Peaks, an amethyst mine in Scottsdale, for a private tour where they can keep the stones. The Amethyst Four Peaks Experience takes place April 24 and includes 2-night accommodations in a luxury guestroom; a $100 food and beverage credit at restaurant Alchemy; one Amethyst Mind & Body Renewal spa treatment; a helicopter tour to and from the Four Peaks Amethyst Mine; a private tour and guided dig at the mine; lunch for two at the mine; and car transportation to and from the helicopter pad.

Rates start at $1,799. For more information, call (877) 707-7760 or visit copperwynd.com.