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. This is explained by the fact that here there are good requirements for most studies the movement of celestial objects, as here there is no urban smog and haze pollution.

The category belong astronomical tourism trips progressive observatories, where with the help of powerful telescopes can be inspected planets of the solar system and the stars. In a certain kind of astronomical tourism may be noted visiting old observatory, which perfectly preserved to this day. Besides all these trips are also historical and cognitive component.