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Visits to the Calar Alto astronomy Observatory

The Astronomical Observatory of Calar Alto is the largest complex in continental Europe, with professional telescopes up to 3.5 metres aperture. The visit consists of an instructive lecture about the observatory and the scientific use of telescopes in astronomy, followed by the visit to the building of one of the telescopes. Tours are guided by qualified personnel with scientific training.

Price From: 15.0€ per person (taxes included)
Activities available in the following languages Spanish, English
Place Gérgal (Almería)
Duration  2 hours
Additional information about dates Public visits normally take place during weekends. Visits provided in English only on demand. Visiting hours from 12:00h until 14:00h For safety reasons this activity is only available for people over 8 years old
Activity category Nature, Ecotourism, Star gazing
Who is it for? Adults without children, Families, Young people, LGBT, Senior
Organising company Azimuth
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