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Fascinating star trip

I really enjoyed this. You meet at their office and take a short drive to the edge of San Pedro de... read more

Reviewed 19 January 2018
Ipexher
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London
via mobile
Great star gazing tour

great scientific star gazing tour, very good and knowledgeable guides, theoretical introduction... read more

Reviewed 28 November 2017
cr1006
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Nuremberg, Germany
via mobile
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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La Plaza 341, San Pedro de Atacama 1410000, Chile
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+56 9 6588 1909
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Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

I really enjoyed this. You meet at their office and take a short drive to the edge of San Pedro de Atacama, where you are met by someone who tells you about the stars. There is a very interesting 45 minute talk about the stars,...More

Thank Ipexher
Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

great scientific star gazing tour, very good and knowledgeable guides, theoretical introduction first and then plenty of time at the telescopes (we had 4 telescopes for 9 people), warm drink in between was very welcome and refills were offered, drop off after the tour worked...More

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Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed this tour, the explanation of the tour at the time of booking was great and gave the feeling that the tour would be factual and interesting. The evening definitely lived up to our expectations and more, after meeting at the office we...More

1  Thank Phill7055
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

We decided to go with this more expensive option (25'000 pesos per person) because we sensed that Carlos really has a passion for the topic. He introduced everything in a 30min presentation and explained a lot before the tour. Because of many clouds, we couldn't...More

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Reviewed 29 March 2017

People, please be careful with this company! I would defenetly not book a star gazing tour with them. Unfortunately I didnt read the reviews beforhand and we booked with them.. So what happened was we walked around and asked about stargazing tours in meny places....More

1  Thank Liis T
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Having been on this tour last night and really enjoyed myself I was quite surprised to read the terrible review, for me and my girlfriend we had an amazing experience! In SPdA the astro tours generally have the same format, what's different between the higher...More

Thank rallyestyle
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

We booked the astronomic tour with departure at 23:30 at night. The guy in the agency is a great sales men and convinced us that it is worth to pay 7000 pesos more than for a competitor tour (18000). He told us that the pick...More

2  Thank EvaR3457
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Apacheta was very professional since the very first time - still in the tourism agency, the briefing about the astronomic tour - given by the sales person - was quite knowledgeable and catchy. The price is 2000 pesos more expensive if compared to other astronomic...More

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ApachetaSPA, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Apacheta Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2016

Its really nice to work for the turist and try to give them the best experience in the Astronomic tour in San Pedro de Atacama

Reviewed 7 October 2016

Great tour company! We did a stargazing with Steve and it was a great experience! Steve was a great guide! If you want to know something about the sky, book the tour with them! There was a tea and hot chocolate break before using the...More

Thank tezzzka
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

I did the stargazing tour and it was just amazing. It was a new experience to me and the passion of our two tourguides were impressive which made my experience so much better. It was a small group and everyone got their time in front...More

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