The Astronomical Tour under the skies of San Pedro de Atacama is an incredible experience. The low atmospheric humidity and low light pollution and offer the special conditions to develop it. The observatory is located 9 KM from the town of San Pedro de Atacama, on this walk the guides will explain relevant details of the universe, galaxies, solar system, stellar evolution, etc, we can also observe through the telescope objects such as:
Stars, binary stars, star clusters, nebulae, galaxies, planets and the moon (depends on the date). The high-capacity telescope allows us to see objects with great detail and colors. Also during the excursion the Andean cosmovision is mixed and as the indigenous peoples of Latin America developed their way of interpreting the universe. The guide develops the tour with simple language, educational explanations and easy to understand.
-Departure: 21:00 / 23:30
-Finish : 23:00 / 01:00
-Tour Cost: $ 20.000 (Snack, hot drinks and Chilean welcome wine included)
-Entry fee: NO PAYMENT IS PAID
– Recommendations: Wear warm clothing.