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Astronomical services for you. We offer 2 different services about the universe. Our main tour it is call "The Big Bang Experience", here we are going to learn about cosmology, the origin and developing of the universe, watch the night sky with the...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Ayllu de Coyo s/n, San Pedro de Atacama 1410000, Chile
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+56 9 4071 7913
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We had a fantastic and highly educational star gazing tour with the Time Travel Atacama team. Booking the tour was very easy via whatsapp and Rodrigo and the team were attentive to our needs at all stages of the tour. The tour van picked us...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank rds201415
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Firstly, these operators really care about what they are doing. I didn’t think about the full moon when I arrived in Atacama, but this clearly effects visibility. They informed me of this and I planned around it. Good to think about if you only have...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Betra F
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

This was hands down the BEST tour we have done! We had been warned that local laser festival would be taking place which worried us but given it was our last night in the Atacama we decided to risk it and we needn’t have been...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 28 October 2018

We went to the Big Bang experience last night and it was wonderful. They sent a text warning that it might not be optimal because of the nearly full moon and because a local celebration was going on that was lighting up the sky. We...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Laurie S
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

Myself and a friend absolutely loved the Big Bang Experience Tour. We were picked up at our hostel and brought out into the Atacama desert where we met our wonderful guide Rodrigo (and the friendliest dog in the world - Potter). Rodrigo first explained the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Audrey R
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

Last night my fiancé and I went on the 8.30pm stargazing tour. We were picked up promptly from our hotel by a friendly driver who drove us just outside the city to a house in a remote location. When we arrived we were greeted by...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jenny D
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

We chose Time Travel Atacama based on the reviews and were not dissapointed! Rodrigo was the perfect mix of informative, passionate, funny & charming. We learnt a lot in a short space of time and had so much fun while doing so. The little touches...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Victoria_Wunderlust
Reviewed 26 September 2018

This was the best tour ever. I am glad we made the booking for 9 pm tour before we left Sydney as this tour gets booked pretty quickly. It does get cold by the time the tour finishes. So plan ahead!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank raj m
Reviewed 23 September 2018

I highly recommend booking this astronomy tour as it was a highlight of my trip to Chile. I learned so much about astronomy from Rodrigo who is very knowledgeable and passionate about the topic. Rodrigo does a great job of explaining astronomy for those who...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Ana A
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Possibly the most engaging and informative experience by Rodrigo who loves the subject with a passion that is transmitted to the audience. A definite must if you are visiting the region. A big hug to Potter too.

Date of experience: August 2018
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raj m
23 April 2018|
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Response from 6maggie6 | Reviewed this property |
We booked ahead through our tour company. Depending on the time of year for tourism, it might be a good idea to book ahead. There are numerous sky tours available in Atacama.
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oscaremma
6 April 2018|
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Response from K S | Reviewed this property |
There are different start options. Obviously the later you do it the better (darker = better visibility of stars etc). We wanted to do an 11pm collection, but due to weather changes, we ended up doing at 9pm collection and... More
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Kath M
13 March 2018|
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Response from DGGmo | Reviewed this property |
The website appears to be down (the one listed on their TA page was working in December) but this is the number for Rodrigo, in case you want to contact them: +56 9 62462725
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