Big Sky Stargazing - Aoraki Mount Cook
Price from £36 per person
Join your Big Sky Stargazing guide at The Hermitage Activities Desk, Hermitage Hotel, Aoraki Mount Cook Village. The tour begins with an introduction and orientation in the Theatre Planetarium using a special live Digital Sky presentation highlighting unique features in the southern sky. Informative astronomy guides then take you on a short drive (transport provided) to the outdoor stargazing site for spectacular views of that southern sky. Using the naked eye, high powered binoculars and state-of-the-art telescopes, you will tour the Milky Way and beyond. Unleash your imagination as you explore our neighbourhood in the universe including the Southern Cross, star clusters, planets, moons and distant galaxies.
Months: Year Round
Duration: 2 Hours
Departs every clear evening. Departure times vary depending on the time of year.
If the night sky is clouded over and guides are of the opinion that conditions are not satisfactory for operation of the tour then a full refund will be provided.