Get up close to the Red Planet
Total de 8.5 horas
Equipamentos e Transporte
Oferecida em Inglês e Espanhol
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Conheça o seu anfitrião, Antonio
I’ve been living in the beautiful island of La Palma (Canary Islands) my whole life. I became interested in astronomy 30 years ago, so much it became my job. I love promoting astronomy and educating people about the night sky. In addition to teaching, I am also a guide certified by Starlight and the Observatory of Roque de los Muchachos and offer night landscape photography workshops.
O que iremos fazer
We will visit Gran Telescopio Canarias (GTC), currently the biggest optical and infrared telescope in the world, to enjoy the ultimate experience for star lovers. This one-off experience will take place on July 27th -the date of opposition between Earth and Mars, when the planet will appear brightest leading up to close approach on July 31st-. First, we will meet at the beautiful city of Santa Cr…
O que está incluído
Transport to GTC.
Return transport from Santa Cruz de la Palma to GTC. Transfer provided by Drivania
Binoculars & Telescopes
Equipment to watch the stars and the planets (several models of binoculars and telescopes).
Please bring warm mountain clothes, as it will be cold at night in GTC (between 8 and 10ºC). You can also bring your reflex camera, if you want to take your own photographies.
We will visit Gran Telescopio Canarias (GTC), currently the biggest optical and infrared telescope in the world as well as Roque de los Muchachos Observatory, one of the best stargazing destinations in the world.
Sobre WWF España
WWF Spain is part of the WWF network, the largest independent international organization dedicated to the defense of nature and the environment. Founded in 1961, today we work in more than 100 countries and have the support of nearly 5 million members worldwide. Our mission is to conserve nature, its habitats and species, and fight against threats to life on Earth.
Esta é uma experiência de impacto social onde 100% do que paga por ela vai para WWF España. .
Tamanho do grupo
Há 6 lugares disponíveis para esta experiência.
Não tem de preencher todos. As experiências foram criadas para serem encontros sociais e outros viajantes também podem participar.
Requisitos do hóspede
GTC is located at an altitude of 2,400 meters, a height at which oxygen levels decrease. For this reason, the experience is not suitable for babies, senior travellers, people with anemia or other physical disabilities -especially those who suffer from heart disease and serious respiratory problems-. If in doubt, consult your doctor.
Quem pode participar
Hóspedes com 18 anos ou mais podem participar.
Política de cancelamento de experiências
Todas as experiências podem ser canceladas, com reembolso completo, dentro de 24 horas da compra. Consulte a política de cancelamento.
€40 por pessoa