This New Zealand Tour Offers Stargazing by Night and Day

By: Laura McQuarrie - Feb 5, 2015
References: tekapotourism.co.nz & economictimes.indiatimes
Living in a big city usually means that you don't often get to see the stars—but you won't be able to miss them on this New Zealand tour from Tekapo Tourism.

During the day, has travelers hike to the summit of Mount. John, providing a perfect spot to stop and sip a coffee while taking in the view of stars that appear by day through the powerful telescopes at the Mount. John Observatory, which contain the largest telescopes New Zealand has to offer.

By night, Tekapo Tourism offers The Mount. John Twilight and Night Tour, which provides participants with transportation, guidance and all the equipment they will need to take in the sights of a beautiful night sky. As well as being able to tour the Mount. John Observatory at night, travelers are encouraged to see what they can see with their own eyes and capture it on camera.