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Astronomical tourism in the world

At the present time astronomical tourism on a global scale is considered perfectly formed and independent tourist destination. In several countries with strong nearby observatories are built for advanced fashionable hotels astroturistov.

Ancient Observatory in China

Ancient Observatory in China

For example, it has recently been discovered in Chile special entertainment base, where every home is equipped with a removable roof and a telescope. Travel agencies are increasingly accepted arrange trips where tourists will certainly command accompanies professional astronomer. Usually this unique journey, which amount can not surpass 5-6 throughout the year. more »

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Astronomical tourism

To the youngest forms of tourism with full confidence may include astronomical tourism. Usually it is tours to different parts of the earth for the sake of observing rare and unusual phenomena of the celestial sphere. We are talking about such phenomena as solar and lunar eclipses, and more about the phenomena which occur in the celestial sphere with partial periodicity.

Astronomical tourism

Astronomical tourism

Astronomical tourism is travel tour companies “ amateur astronomers ” in clean areas under the leadership of qualified researchers. In most cases, it travels in mountainous regions. more »