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. This is associated with the fact that roughly similar number of whole or partial eclipses of the Sun and the Moon is made throughout the year.

Lunar and solar eclipses can completely supervise only in strictly designated time and place of the earth. In view of this astronomical tourism coupled with flights to other continents of the earth. Several travel agencies even arrange leased flights, during which the aircraft is moving beyond a shadow and tourists have the opportunity several times to admire the extraordinary spectacle.