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Astro La Palma

38711 Brena Baja, La Palma, Spain
+34 622 80 56 18
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Great experience, i'll never forget this!

I'll never forget this wonderful stargazing experience at la palma :) .I learned a lot about the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Janneke Y
Spectacular and educational

Ana and her guides explained the night sky in an informative , interesting and memorable way. The... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Liane D
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Enjoy the stars as you've never seen them before! In La Palma you'll find our astronomy tours for stargazing, workshops for beginners and Starparties for amateur astronomers. Look up and discover the best quality sky in the world with us! Business dedicated to Astronomy tours for general public and the International Workshop of landscape astrophotography run annually, AstroMaster La Palma. Soon new activities!
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  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“night sky” (26 reviews)
“milky way” (15 reviews)
“la palma” (54 reviews)
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38711 Brena Baja, La Palma, Spain
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+34 622 80 56 18
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I'll never forget this wonderful stargazing experience at la palma :) .I learned a lot about the stars because the guides are very professional and the tour was very educational and informative,interesting..We've seen the most important stars through telescopes, the milky way and i got...More

Thank Janneke Y
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ana and her guides explained the night sky in an informative , interesting and memorable way. The telescopes were powerful and all of the group got a chance to see the celestial bodies they described. The guides spoke many languages so the whole group was...More

Thank Liane D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stargazing was the main purpose for us to visit La Palma. The tour was very informative and with excellent services. Thanks to the team for waiting till midnight and showing us the rise of Saturn which clear image was amazing.

Thank Chris V
Reviewed April 24, 2017 via mobile

This was one of the highlights of our trip to La Palma and one we will remember. We learnt lots about how to spot the different stars and were able to view them through a telescope. Our guides were very knowledgeable and enthusiastic. It is...More

1  Thank Cassie H
Reviewed April 20, 2017

The best place in europe for stargazing. Amazing roadto the top of the volcano, 28 kilometers up! Do not forget to wear WARM clothes, it is windy and freezing. Hard to imagine how many stars are visible. Awesome guides provides professional telescopes. Thank you !

Thank Carolina Z
Reviewed February 26, 2017

At first the group tried El Pilar but we ended up down at the visitor centre for Caldera Taburiente were it was clear. Ana said we'd only retain 5% of the information but because of the way she presented the stars and the constellations I...More

Thank Joe M
Reviewed February 4, 2017

the weather had closed in on us, strong winds, low cloud, and rain made for a disappointing view over the volcano. Always take water proofs with you even if its sunny in the resort. The visit to the telescope was fantastic if you like looking...More

1  Thank chickweed100235
Reviewed January 31, 2017 via mobile

It is worth knowing that you won't be able to hire any equipment without being trained in how to use it. We drove across the island to be told that, as beginners, we couldn't rent any equipment. This would be perfectly acceptable if it weren't...More

6  Thank Tasmin W
Ana G, Propietario at Astro La Palma, responded to this reviewResponded March 9, 2017

It is true we do not recommed renting a telescope for beginners. Without knowing the sky and without knowing how to work out the equipment, it would be a waste of money. We do this out of honesty and also to keep our equipment safe....More

Reviewed January 29, 2017

We booked for this, crossed the island to have dinner before our trip and, during dinner, got a text message to say that the weather had closed in and that the evening was cancelled, could we reschedule for another date? We wouldn't but we did...More

Thank Jon63
Reviewed January 27, 2017

We had no idea before we arrived in La Palma that it is one of the best places for stargazing, so when we found out, we felt we should take advantage of this. We didn't hire a car, so it was really useful for the...More

Thank anneverley
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Jonesy2012_13
January 10, 2017|
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Response from Ana G | Property representative |
Hi, transport is optional and can be booked online. It leaves from our meeting point (map on our web and tickets) which is barely 5 mins walk from your hotel. You can pay online via paypal also with credit card. All the... More
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DAP39
December 31, 2016|
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On their site, you can pay with a credit card. Book early because sometimes you Will be put on á waiting list. When the weather should be bad you can go on another day or you can have your money back.
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AnnaMT
November 29, 2016|
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I don't think so. Once you are at there office/meeting point they offer to drive you to the points where the stargazing takes place. But you van call them. The phone number and office hours are on their website
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