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Space Star Tours

Caracoles 166, San Pedro de Atacama, Chile
+56 2566278
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Caracoles 166, San Pedro de Atacama, Chile
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The astronomical tour was amazing! This agency was recommended for us by one of the best tour agencies in town, and was without a doubt worth it! We had about 1 hour of an astronomer speaking about how mankind evolved its perception of the universe...More

Thank Gabriel L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had this tour with my husband and we loved it. The tour is in english or spanish and you have to book it one or two days before and in the tour's day they will confirm if the sky will be good. The tour...More

Thank Tatiana A
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

I really enjoyed this tour, the Canadian guy is very nice and knowledgeable. Make sure you book in advance. The first part would've been much nicer if we could've been laying down looking at the sky instead of standing still.

Thank picusin
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Might be good for novices but crowded, boring and rushed tour by Alain Maury’s wife. If you know some French, do take the tour with Alain Maury. He’s much more interesting and funnier. I must admit that I did not find the sky as beautifully...More

Thank ginsengNewYork
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

This is by far the best tour I've had in the Atacama desert. Had astonishing views of the night sky and many celestial bodies. The guides were friendly, helpful and extremely knowledgeable. They've got the best telescopes in the region, some of which were built...More

Thank Filipe De Lima A
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

We had a tour with a Canadian guide who seemed to know all about the universe! We had a great view of the night sky and he explained us the most important star constellations in a very informative and entertaining way. We could also use...More

Thank travelbug-939
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

An amazing tour done in a very professional way! We decided to book it last moment and it was worth every penny! The couple to whom the area belongs is extremely knowledgeable and they have guided the whole group in the best way possible! A...More

Thank LeaTheGlobalTrotter
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

This is a very interesting and well arranged tour. Usually the group is maximum 20 persons which is just ok. The first part of the tour there is a lot of explanation about the universe, planets and they also point out the zodiac signs (just...More

Thank Edwin v
Reviewed 20 December 2016

This was a great tour that mixed a lot of astronomy with entertainment and ended with great cup of hot chocolate. So this is really a tour for everyone no matter how less you know about the stars. We picked the tour bus from pre-specified...More

Thank Binit M
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

I loved the tour. The scenery with the dark mountains, the telescopes and the endless Atacama sky was simply perfect. The Canadian guide did a great job explaining the basics of astronomy and showing the most important objects in the night sky. On the other...More

Thank abcsim
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istern
Hi, I'll be in San Pedro between March 23-27. Just checked a moon calendar and the 23rd will be a full-moon night. Will you be open by the end of week (eg. March 26th)? Best, Ilan
26 December 2015|
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OverNextHorizon
Dear Space Star Tours, what is the maximum number of guest per tour and what size diameter telescopes do you use? Regards,
28 December 2014|
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Response from Alain_Maury | Property representative |
Sorry, I seldomly go on the tripadvisor website.... The regular tours are a maximum of 24 persons, and a minimum of 8. On special occasion (private tours for enterprises) we have made tours for 80 persons, but these are... More
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Gus O
¿En que mes del año se disfruta el espectáculo donde se puede contemplar la mayor cantidad de estrellas?
29 March 2017|
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Response from Alain_Maury | Property representative |
La via lactea es mas impresionante durante el invierno austral (i.e. Julio Agosto), pero el frio tal vez hace que no se disfruta bien, si no estas bien abrigado.
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