Watch the stars above the Andes Mountains on an evening tour from Santiago to a private observatory that’s hosted by an experienced astronomer. With crystal-clear skies and little light pollution, Chile offers some of the finest star gazing in the world, and you’ll have access to binoculars, high tech telescopes, and an astrophotography telescope that creates great images of the skies. For your convenience, this evening of stargazing includes pickup and drop-off at hotels in selected areas of Santiago.
Visit a private observatory in the Andes
Spot stars and planets using specialized telescopes
Learn about astronomy from an experienced host
You'll be served wine, cheese, and snacks
Includes round-trip transport from some Santiago hotels
If you are going to be in Santiago, do this. Period. A once in a lifetime experience you will never forget. Even if you have no interest in stars or planets you will love it. You will meet an incredibly charming and entheusiastic host, who takes care of your every need, is ebuillent and effusive and full of joy and wonder. Really, just do it. It may seem expensive, but cheaper than disneyland, and moch more memorable.
Privately owned observatory.
Those in charge give you all of their time, enthusiasm and share their knowledge .
They also provide nibbles and drinks ,great hospitality.
Also the driver is amazing, a memorable journey up the mountainside.
A really worthwhile evening trip.