Small Group Astronomical Tour in San Pedro de Atacama

2 hours and 30 minutes

Come enjoy an unforgettable night under the spectacular desert sky in San Pedro de Atacama, where you can discover the wonders of the universe with our 14-inch Skyquest telescopes with wide-field Morpheus eyepieces, ideal for viewing stars, open clusters, globular clusters, nebulae and many more things.

Our guide, apart from a great passion for astronomy, has extensive academic training and has more than 5 years of experience in astrotourism, all of this to provide you with a night full of science and fun.

Our service includes 1 professional photograph per person, transportation to and from the hotel in San Pedro de Atacama, TOG 1.7 thermal blankets that you are going to love!!! And also a delicious snack with wine, real hot chocolate, it’s not powder, we also have STASH decaffeinated tea in different flavors.
NOTE:
– Each shift is done in a single language.

What’s included?

  • Food & drinks
  • Observation with 2 14-inch telescopes
  • Transportation to and from the lodge
  • Snack board with wine, hot chocolate or tea
  • 1 professional photography per person
  • astronomy talk

Please note

  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Not stroller accessible
  • Not suitable for pets
  • No public transportation nearby
  • Infants must not sit on laps
  • Infant seats unavailable
  • Not recommended for people with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Not recommended for people with heart conditions
  • Travelers should dress warmly due to low temperatures, especially legs and feet
  • The tour begins with the pick-up of passengers at the accommodation, this usually takes approximately 30 minutes, then we will move to our facilities about 7km outside of San Pedro where our guide will wait for them. – We do not offer pick-up from accommodations that are more than 3km from the center of San Pedro, this is for example the Ayllus such as Coyo, Quitor, Solor or Tulor. MONTHS WITH PICK UP FROM 9:00 p.m.-9:30 p.m. OCTOBER NOVEMBER DECEMBER JANUARY FEBRUARY MARCH MONTHS WITH PICK UP FROM 20:00-20:30 APRIL SEPTEMBER MONTHS WITH PICK UP FROM 19:30-20:00 MAY JUNE JULY AUGUST

What do I need to bring?

Only warm and colorfull clothes, if you come in winter, bring very warm clothes because the temperature can be below 0ºC

Cancellation policy

  • We will charge a cancellation fee of 100% if booking is cancelled 1 day or less before the event
  • We will charge a cancellation fee of 0% if booking is cancelled 1000 days or less before the event
We start the pick-up of the passengers in their respective lodgings, this takes about 30 minutes and once the pick-up is finished we go to the Ayllu de Cucuter, located approximately 10km south of San Pedro where we will not have light pollution.
Note: Pick-up starts 30 minute(s) before departure.
We offer pick-up to the following places for this experience:
  • Hotel La Cochera
  • Hotel Kimal
  • Don Raul Hotel
  • Terrantai Lodge Andino
  • Hotel Poblado Kimal
  • Hostal Paloma Celestial
  • Hotel Geiser del Tatio
  • Our Habitas Atacama
  • Portal Andino Lodge
  • Hotel Noi Casa Atacama
  • Hostal Apanantor
  • Hostal Corvatsch
  • Hospedaje Rural Casa de Felix
  • Hotel la Estacion
  • Hostal Kirckir
  • Hotel Pascual Andino
  • Hotel Diego de Almagro San Pedro De Atacama
  • Hotel Takha Takha
  • Hotel Tulor
  • Awasi Atacama – Relais & Chateaux
  • La Casa De Don Tomas
  • Parina Atacama Apart Hotel
  • Hotel Jardin Atacama
  • Calama 451
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