A stargazing experience makes for an awesome gift for anyone interested in astronomy! Getting away from light polluted towns and cities to a truly dark location can be quite an adventure… It’s great fun to explore the Universe with the help of experienced astronomers and their telescopes and an ideal present for your friends, your family or even yourself!
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Experience the wonderful starry skies above the North Pennines at Britain’s most powerful waterfall! It’s a perfect trip for anyone interested in stargazing at a truly unique and unforgettable location!
An experienced local astronomer and expert astrophotographer will be your tutor for this Astrophotography Workshop within the rural surroundings of County Durham. Ideal for anyone interested in learning how to capture images of the night skies.
Enjoy the fabulous dark skies above the Brecon Beacons with expert astronomers from Dark Sky Wales… Using portable telescopes you’ll be guided around the cosmos observing numerous celestial objects. Perfect for those looking for something “out of this world!”
Central Wales has become well known to astronomers for having fantastic light-pollution free dark skies with stunning views of the Milky Way are to be had… What better excuse to get away from the hustle and bustle than a family weekend away stargazing! This experience includes “glamping” in comfortable wigwams for added adventure with the expert team from Dark Sky Wales as your guides.
Learn to take stunning photographs of the night sky with expert Robert Ince! You’ll soon be blending technology and art to capture the wonders of the sky taking pictures you never would have thought possible! An ideal present for any budding photographer!
Enjoy out of this world views of Earth’s greatest light show on an incredible 3 hour flight for two people… Includes an illustrated briefing before take-off and an informative presentation from a professional astronomer. The ultimate way to experience a truly stunning phenomena!
Explore the home of Greenwich Mean Time! The Royal Observatory, once home to famous astronomers such as Sir Edmund Halley and Sir John Flamsteed and set in the wonderful Greenwich Park, is a fabulous place for anyone interested in astronomy to visit. This experience for two includes an audio guide — for an additional treat pre-book the planetarium show (unfortunately not included with the experience voucher).