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Astronomical experience

Astronomical experience

Duration:2.5 hours total
Includes:Drinks and Equipment
Languages:Offered in English and French
Availability for this experience is rare.

About your host

I am passionate about astronomy. Engineer in nuclear physics, I was trained in astrophysics and I am very involved in the international astronomical community. Having an artistic approach, I am specialized in night watercolor. I like to share my passions: articles in scientific journals, conferences, animations in schools, and ... exchange with you!
Michel Et Jannik
Michel Et Jannik
Michel Et Jannik
Michel Et Jannik

What we’ll do

You are in a natural and preserved area near the gorges of Verdon, with a black sky. This is an original experience accessible to all. 9 pm: welcome with a tea, explanation of the program using a sky map. 9.30 pm: in the observatory, discover the telescope controlled by computer. You will adjust the telescope to your eye to look at the stars with personalized explanations. At the end of the…

What else you should know

Bring warm clothes, the nights can be cooler even in Provence. Do not forget your cell phone for a beautiful photo of the Moon through the telescope.

What I’ll provide

Drinks
Welcome tea
Equipment
Sky map

What to bring

Warm clothes

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Where you'll be

From the garden, you will discover the constellations. In the observatory, it is a real window to the universe that I will open to you. You will see, for example, planets like Jupiter and its satellites, Saturn with its rings, the Moon and its craters, a galaxy, even perhaps a comet.

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 6 guests ages 10 and up can attend.

More tips

Bring warm clothes, the nights can be cooler even in Provence. Do not forget your cell phone for a beautiful photo of the Moon through the telescope.
Michel Et Jannik
Nature
Astronomical experience
53 reviews
From $35/person
53 reviews
From $35/person