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history walk

Galileo's sky

Galileo's sky

Your journey in the cosmos begins with the observation of the stars to the naked eye to discover the constellations that we will use for orientation in the firmament. Then we'll look at the "sky of the past" learning how to use the Galilean telescope and jovilabe. The modern telescope in the astronomical dome will…
Duration
3.5 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Includes
Drinks
Hosted in
English

What's included

Drinks
Chianti wine tasting included. You'll be at the observatory welcome with a nice glass of wine locally produced.

Your host

Emanuele

Emanuele

I am Emanuele, the scientific coordinator of the Observatory. I'm an astrophysicist at the university of Florence and I'll tell you about all the wonders of the Cosmos in a simple and accessible way.

Where you'll be

You'll be inside and outside the suggestive structure of the Observatory on a hill in the heart of the Chianti area, surrounded by nature under a sky full of stars.

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

More tips

During the cold season put some warm clothes on!The facility is equipped for wheelchair access up to the astronomical dome. A tactile-auditory path is available for blind people.
Emanuele
history walk
Galileo's sky
New experience
$52 per person
New experience
$52 per person