Astronomy Tours

Look to the skies. Whether you want to experience the power of a total eclipse, chase a meteor shower or see the wondrous Northern Lights, you can join an astronomy tour and witness some of the most extraordinary astronomical events off earth.

Follow our acclaimed astronomers, such as Dr John Mason, as they guide you through the stars at night. Travel to wild and remote destinations in search of clear skies and breathtaking environments. And enjoy exciting activities by day. Our ‘out of this world’ trips for everyone, from avid astronomers to amateur star gazers.

Northern Lights

Perhaps the most stunning astronomical sight in the world, seeing the Northern Lights is truly unforgettable. The great swirls of green light dance across the sky to dazzling effect.

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USD $2,664
CAD $2,911
AUD $3,460
EUR €2,395
GBP £1,775
NZD $3,725
ZAR R31,920
CHF FR2,455
Experience the best of everything Argentina and Brazil have to offer on this fantastic, fast paced tour between two...

Star Gazing

Let one of our astronomy experts light the way as you sleep under the desert stars in Morocco. Combining astronomy, culture and adventure.

USA Total Eclipse 2017

In 2017 the track of the total eclipse cuts right across the Continental US from Oregon on the Pacific Coast to South Carolina on the Atlantic Seaboard, so there are many places to see this eclipse. A number of our itineraries for this eclipse are already full so we have added this additional tour in Oregon and Washington.

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The grandeur of the Rockies and the geological wonders of Yellowstone and Craters of the Moon National Monument...
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From Chicago, home of Yerkes Observatory and Fermilab, this trip heads across the US to Badlands NP, Mt Rushmore and...
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Head north from Salt Lake City to the geological wonders of Yellowstone and the impressive Grand Teton mountains for...
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Encompassing the biggest and best of America's West, this tour explores the nation's premier national parks and...
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The glaciated peaks of the Cascade Range with pastures of wildflowers form one of the most scenic parts of the US....
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Discover Seattle, the Oregon Coast and Crater Lake National Park before experiencing the beauty of a solar eclipse in...

Tanzania Annular Eclipse 2016

Meet the experts

Dr John Mason

John has won a reputation for his tremendous enthusiasm and inspirational lecturing style. The principal lecturer in astronomy at the Southdowns Planetarium (UK), he regularly appears on television and radio. Those who have heard him speak never forget what they have learnt. John is one of the most experienced followers of eclipses and the Northern Lights.

David Phillips

David has been an astronomy enthusiast since childhood. Throughout his education he indulged his interest in all things scientific. As as undergraduate he took courses in astrophysics and became chairman of the University's Astronomy Society. These days he leads stargazing and Northern Lights tours and plans all the itineraries for our Astronomy tours.