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Address: Sedona, AZ 86336
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Professional Astronomers host you for an evening of stargazing using giant...

Professional Astronomers host you for an evening of stargazing using giant telescopes and laser pointers. Chairs and blankets are provided. View Saturn, Mars, Jupiter, galaxies and more. Tours start at 8:30 p.m.

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great experience, but dress very warmly

This team does a good job introducing you to the sky in the area. I do have a few tips. (1) do not bring a white flashlight. It will only ruin your night vision. You might... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 13 November 2015
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2015

This team does a good job introducing you to the sky in the area. I do have a few tips. (1) do not bring a white flashlight. It will only ruin your night vision. You might find it handy to bring a red flashlight, but you should be fine with none at all. (2) Dress warmly. Even in autumn and... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2015

We arrived at a parking lot where there were plenty of folks to help you figure out where to park. Then a young lady split up the groups and introduced us to our guides. The guide walked us out to the field (football field?) of a local high school. I understand from the guide that the Tour company pays to... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2015 via mobile

My husband and I had only one night in Sedona and instead of getting dressed up for an overpriced dinner, we decided to go on this tour. We are both very interested in astronomy but don't live anywhere where we can see the night sky so well. Our guide, Trevor, was absolutely fantastic. She was incredibly knowledgable and gave ample... More 

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Burlington, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2015

What a wonderful night! Amazing guide who pointed out Mars, Jupiter, many constellations, stars and moon! Guide met us at the parking area, took us out to the viewing area; had seats with blankets and heavy jacket waiting for us. The moon was so bright that evening, we saw moon shadows! I have never seen our shadows created by moonlight!... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2015 via mobile

Great stuff, and not just because Sedona has an incredible night sky, which it does, but this small outfit has been doing this for years and they really have a system down. Bring warm clothes! It really gets cold at night, even with blankets,we were happy to have taken their advice and have hats and gloves. Our amateur astronomer,Rick, is... More 

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Owings Mills, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2015

We had a fabulous time star gazing. Our guide was extremely knowledgeable and helpful. We were very comfortable during the hour and a half because they provided not only chairs and blankets, but warm parkas as well. It was a night to remember.

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1 Thank Lonni B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2015

My family and I went on a chilly, clear March night. They have blankets and even huge jackets for you to wear, so no problems with the cold. They also provide chairs. Our guide, David, was so knowledgeable and definitely knew what he was doing with the telescope. I hadn't seen the Milky Way in decades! We also viewed many... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 March 2015

I’ve always wanted to know where so many of the constellations and planets were in the sky and now I can identify a number of these on my own! Astronomer Niles was our guide and wow, he provides his own very high powered telescope to see some incredible objects such as the Leo Trio (three galaxies), Sirius, both Dippers, and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2015 via mobile

It can be hard to find a good place in the states to really view the night sky, well with all the light pollution from the cities. Even then, you need a nice telescope to really get far, out, man. These tours have it both and for a fair price is you ask me. They use a high end telescope... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2014 via mobile

My brother and i have been to many planetariums but had never had a live tour guide on the universe. This experience was exceptional and amazing to say the least. The guide is a very pleasant person who will answer to any questions you may have whether you are very knowledgeable on the subject or it's your first time looking... More 

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