Earth and Sky

Telescope viewing from within the world’s largest dark sky reserve. This is the home of NZ’s largest research telescope. Outstanding café views and tours to the research facility during the day. Night tours to some of the clearest skies in the southern hemisphere. Astrophotography can be accommodated.

Contact details

Mt John
Godley Peaks Rd
off SH8

+64 3 6806960

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Opening hours

Café & day tours: Winter 10am to 5pm Summer 9am to 6pm
Night tours:  twilight, early or late – check for details.
Guided night tours include transport from Tekapo township.

What's on offer

400mm, 280mm, 235mm plus binoculars.

Day Tours from Adult $55.00, Child $30.00
Night Tours from Adult $125.00, Child $75.00

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