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Boosting Astro-tourism, Jaipur is all set to get a permanent observatory by Starscape soon!

Notably, the upcoming astronomical observatory will have all the state-of-the-art equipment for stargazing, observation, astrophotography and even research work.

In view of the rising interest in Astro Tourism, Starscapes, India's first and only chain of observatories is all set to start an astronomical observatory in Jaipur. As per its expansion plans, after setting up a Mobile Stargate Observatory, this platform for astronomy experiences is looking forward to launching a permanent setup soon. Notably, the upcoming setup will have all the state-of-the-art equipment for stargazing, observation, astrophotography and even research work.

Offering a preview of what's to come next

Offering a plethora of activities during the day and even at night, this mobile setup will present a comprehensive astronomical experience for its visitors. At this stargate observatory, an expert trained in astronomy will assist the visitors in this journey of the adventure. Additionally, Starscapes will also organise engaging sessions related to stargazing regularly including stargazing sessions, sun observation and star parties showcasing the enigma of cosmos, among others.

Jaipur- an ideal place for stargazing!

With a class 5 category on a scale of 9 as per the Bortle scale, Jaipur makes it to one of the premier locations in India for stargazing. Owing to its geographical placement, the newly-launched mobile observatory bordering nature farms witnesses dark skies and minimal light pollution, making it an ideal place for stargazing.

Meanwhile, this mobile astronomical observatory is only a 30-minute drive from Amer Fort, Hawa Mahal, Nahargarh Fort and Jal Mahal, making it easily accessible from Jaipur’s primary tourist attractions. Seated near some of the most famous resorts in the area, this observatory can serve as a great place for an offbeat post-dinner stargazing experience.

Location: 17, Nature Farms, near Tree House Resort, opposite Amity University, Rajasthan 303002

Timing: 9:00 AM - 11:30 PM

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