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Ayer's Rock Astro Tour [AYQ1040]
Day Tour - Ayer's Rock Astro Tour

Head for the dark sky of the Australian Outback to experience astral wonders like you’ve never seen them before.

The Ayers Rock Astro tour takes you on an incredible journey through the southern night sky. The Red Centre’s low humidity and minimal unnatural light make the dark sky glitter with countless stars. Your expert guide presents this tour in three sections, guiding you through the evolution of the Universe. Learn how ancient cultures looked to the night sky for upcoming seasons, mythology and navigation. Use an array of telescopes, binoculars and iPads to see different constellations, stars and planets. Sit back and relax while your guide contemplates the future of astronomy and humankind.

Operates Daily, weather permitting. Departs 2 hours after sunset from Town Square and lasts approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes.

Inclusions Expert guide. Interactive tour with use of telescopes and binoculars.

Photo Credit: Yong Chuan