Scottsdale Astronomy Tour
Experience the wonder of the Milky Way Galaxy on our Scottsdale Astronomy Tour. Your professional astronomer will provide an in-depth laser pointer tour of the Milky Way Galaxy. After the presentation, you will be able to see all visible planets up close through a telescope.
Stargazing location: We transport all guests to a remote area far away from the city lights in the Tonto National Forest, connected to northeast Scottsdale. To ensure full ventilation, we transport guests in our open-air tour vehicles. DRESS WARM!
Important: This is not an off-road tour. Astronomy tours are subject to sky visibility. If the forecast predicts cloud coverage, your tour will be cancelled and you will receive a full refund. This tour also requires a minimum number of guests. If the minimum is not met, the tour will be cancelled and you will receive a full refund.
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What's included :
- Bottled water
- Professional Astronomer & Telescope
What's excluded :
- Warm clothing (winter months)
- Contactless gratuity for the Astronomer Tour Guide
- This is a typical itinerary for this product
Pass By: Tonto National Forest, Arizona
Departure Point :8711 E Pinnacle Peak Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85255, USA
Departure Time :7:00 PM
Return Detail :Returns to original departure point
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Service animals allowed
- Near public transportation
- No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
- Closed-toed shoes are recommended.
- DRESS WARM! From November to February, bring warm clothing. It will be cold.
- Must be physically able to climb a small step ladder to enter the tour vehicle.
- Most travelers can participate
- This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
- This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 30 travelers
- Face masks required for travelers in public areas
- Face masks required for guides in public areas
- Face masks provided for travelers
- Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
- Social distancing enforced throughout experience
- Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
- Gear/equipment sanitized between use
- Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
- Guides required to regularly wash hands
- Regular temperature checks for staff
- Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
- Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
- Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
- This is a public tour (not private).
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.