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Sedona Star Gazing

Village Of Oak Creek, Sedona, AZ 86351
+1 928-203-0006
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Starry, Starry Night...

This was the first “excursion” I booked once I decided to go to Sedona with my wife, and it did not... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
TheTagman
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New Jersey
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Could Be Better

We were very enthused to partake in an evening in Sedona. Four of us drove to Sedona and stayed... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
lrlukeville
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Phoenix, Arizona
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Sedona Stargazing is pleased to offer you a personalized and custom astronomy experience by professional astronomers. You will meet us at our observing location which is a 20 minute ride from West Sedona in the Village of Oak Creek. Your tour includes an overview of the constellations using a high power laser pointer. We then give you an up close view of planets, galaxies, star clusters and nebula through one of our large powerful telescopes. Our astronomers are exceptionally knowledgeable and provide you with an educational and entertaining experience. Chairs,blankets and oversized parka jackets for adults are provided. Sedona Stargazing has received the Award of Excellence 7 years in a row from TripAdvisor resulting in our induction into the TripAdvisor Hall of Fame. We have been featured in National Geographic and the New York Times and ranked by TripAdvisor as one of the top 10 Space Based Attractions in the entire United States.
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  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“night sky” (184 reviews)
“milky way” (105 reviews)
“shooting stars” (79 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Village Of Oak Creek, Sedona, AZ 86351
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was the first “excursion” I booked once I decided to go to Sedona with my wife, and it did not disappoint. Candidly: I am an astronomy buff (own a telescope, am into astrophotography, etc.). So I was biased favorably toward it. But my wife...More

2  Thank TheTagman
StargazingCliff, Owner at Sedona Star Gazing, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

It’s always wonderful to have fellow astronomy enthusiasts join us under the Sedona night sky. We are delighted that both you and your wife enjoyed the experience.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were very enthused to partake in an evening in Sedona. Four of us drove to Sedona and stayed there overnight, pretty much for this experience. Cliff Ochser used to work at Lowell Observatory, so we felt his tour would be top notch. Upon arriving...More

2  Thank lrlukeville
StargazingCliff, Owner at Sedona Star Gazing, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your feedback on our tours. We always appreciate legitimate and constructive feedback on our experience to improve the tour for future guests. It should be noted that although we regularly have 30-40 people on any given night we never have more than...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This tour is great for those of us who have questions about astronomy, love to learn, or just enjoy viewing the night sky (with or without a telescope). Make sure to dress to keep warm outdoors. Also, note that there is a port-a-potty onsite. The...More

1  Thank Victoria_Caruso
StargazingCliff, Owner at Sedona Star Gazing, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for a terrific review of our tour. Trevor does an outstanding job and we are so glad you appreciated our experience and the beautiful Sedona star filled skies.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We throughly enjoyed our trip! Those of us dressed to stay warm really enjoyed it. They provide a parka and a blanket which helped for the 10 degree difference between Sedona and where the presentation was. I would recommend hats gloves and a nice coat....More

1  Thank Kristin G
StargazingCliff, Owner at Sedona Star Gazing, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are delighted that you enjoyed our experience and we appreciate your sage advice to future guests to dress warmly. Gloves and warm hats are key. With our Parkas and blankets we can keep everyone comfortable.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fun way to spend an evening in Sedona, but bring your coat, it is freezing out there! Interesting for kids too

Thank Barry-n-Jill
StargazingCliff, Owner at Sedona Star Gazing, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the terrific review and for the good advice to future guests. Hats and gloves in winter. We have blankets. Also parka jackets for adults. Happy New Year.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The night was perfect... not a cloud on the sky.... but it was extremely cold! ... they provided parkas, seats and extra stuff to cover.. but be prepared specially in winter!... Our guide was wonderful telling stories about the stars, and constellations and explaining them...More

2  Thank Shomoche
StargazingCliff, Owner at Sedona Star Gazing, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your wonderful review of our tour. Your advice to dress warmly is appreciated and we are so glad you got to see some meteors on our tour.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My boyfriend and I went last week and I felt absolutely compelled to write a review. We weren't sure what to expect and thought we'd probably just get to look at the stars from a cool viewpoint. Oh how we were wrong! Rick, our guide,...More

3  Thank Shanie P
StargazingCliff, Owner at Sedona Star Gazing, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are delighted we exceeded your expectations and so glad you enjoyed our experience. We hope you look us up on your next visit to Sedona.

Reviewed 14 December 2017

Our guide was Wes and he was very informative. We had a fantastic time learning about the stars and he could literally answer any question we threw at him. It was fantastic and I told my entire family they have to go. They even had...More

Thank Manjit K
StargazingCliff, Owner at Sedona Star Gazing, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2017

Thank you for the terrific review of our stargazing tour. We are glad you appreciate the talent of our astronomers and we hope to see you again in Sedona.

Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

My fiancée and I came to Sedona for a few days and planned this on our last night. I would not read into any of the negative reviews. This. Was. Awesome. Dave was super nice and so smart. He really went out of his way...More

Thank Bailey F
StargazingCliff, Owner at Sedona Star Gazing, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2017

Thanks for celebrating your marriage with us. We are thankful for a terrific review and so glad you enjoyed spending a night under the Sedona star filled sky with us.

Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

I had never experienced star gazing with professional telescopes and knowledgeable astronomers. This experience made me want to try it again. The night was in the low 40's and a little windy. It could have been miserable but the organizers made every effort to keep...More

Thank Marlowe M
StargazingCliff, Owner at Sedona Star Gazing, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2017

Thanks you for reviewing our experience. We are delighted you enjoyed our tour and the beautiful star filled Sedona sky.

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Courtney M
16 December 2017|
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Response from StargazingCliff | Property representative |
Should be good if weather is good. Book early in your stay for darkest skies
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debrudenko
13 October 2017|
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The answers above are all correct.
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vidrinemadonna
23 September 2017|
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Skies are very nice in October. Avoid bright moon phase for best experience. Milky Way is visible if there is no bright moon. $60 per adult. Visit our webpage
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