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Sedona Star Gazing

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Address: Sedona, AZ
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Sedona Stargazing is pleased to offer you a personalized and custom...

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 are provided. Sedona Stargazing has received the Award of Excellence 5 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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Great views and fun learning

Sedona Star Gazing were absolute professionals. They stood by their promise of not taking groups out if they can't deliver an excellent experience. They had to cancel our planned... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Rick L
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Sedona Star Gazing were absolute professionals. They stood by their promise of not taking groups out if they can't deliver an excellent experience. They had to cancel our planned night, but offered us a rescheduled date or a full refund. We choose to reschedule. Once there the two guides we attentive and patient. They answered all questions, shared their knowledge... More 

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Boca Raton, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We did this in November, a bit chilly, but very nice. The speaker was really good. Recommended. Must like astronomy though.

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St. John's, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We (husband and I) had not done anything like this before but we're glad we did! Looking to do this again in other spots in the future. Signing up was super easy. We received quick confirmation and clear directions to the spot. Our guide was knowledgeable and passionate. The group is small (~10 people) which is nice because you're not... More 

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Saratoga, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Star gazing away from town was beautiful! The guide was very informative, and almost shared TOO much information. The only downside was that the evening we went was FREEZING and it was quite hard to be outside for 1.5 hours. If you go in the winter be prepared for cold weather.

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Thank nita510
Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Viewing the stars in the night sky was a different experience from any planetarium I've visited. The sky became more familiar and I felt I became better acquainted with parts of known constellations. The guide was knowledgeable. I loved everything I saw. I would do this again in a heartbeat.

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You will think you are lost as you drive out to the meeting spot, but keep going and look for the sign to the left - in the dark. The guides are all independent astronomy buffs and very knowledgeable. We happened to be there during the super harvest moon and that made it difficult to see some of the stars... More 

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1 Thank cdngolfergal
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

Sedona has worked hard to maintain a dark sky environment, so bring a flashlight when you visit! Find any spot off the hwy areas on 179 and you will be AMAZED at the stars, satellites, meteors, and airplanes moving in the night skies. Who knows, even a UFO (!)

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Miami Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

You go 1 minute away from your hotel and you will be amazed by the views. I have never seen such an amazing views of the sky and billions of stars. The most perfect place for star gazing.

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5 Thank Shereen K
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Saw lots of shooting stars, constellations, amazingly beautiful. Very clear night that you can see Pleides. You should go out with a reference book, if ur a novice like me!

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016

We were supposed to do stargazing on 12/20/2016. Because it was cloudy the company texted me and told me the star gazing was cancelled. I am very happy that they didn't try to trick us and have us out on a bad night. Instead they refunded me.

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