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We will return to Arizona in late April 2024!

Embark on an astronomical adventure with AstroTours.org in the breathtaking landscapes of southern Arizona!

located conveniently near the vibrant towns of Tombstone, Sierra Vista, Bisbee, and just over an hour’s drive from Tucson.

Our Arizona Astronomy Tour takes you to the serene Millville Petroglyph and Discovery Trailhead (google maps here: https://maps.app.goo.gl/C4YmDcSDbNfP3ERg7), a spot cherished for its historical significance and natural beauty.


Arizona Astronomy Tour Experience:
Join us at sunset for a two-hour journey through the cosmos, guided by our professional astronomer, Luke. With no hiking required, this tour is accessible and enjoyable for all ages. We'll start by introducing you to the telescopes that will unlock the mysteries of the night sky. As darkness envelops the desert, we'll explore planets, constellations, nebulae, and galaxies, bringing the universe to your fingertips.

What Makes Our Arizona Tour Special:

  • Historic Location: Nestled at the Millville Petroglyph and Discovery Trailhead, our tour offers not only spectacular stargazing but also a touch of history among ancient petroglyphs.   

  • Professional Guidance: Luke, with his deep passion for astronomy and years of experience, makes each tour an educational and memorable experience.   

  • Stellar Views: The clear Arizona skies and minimal light pollution provide optimal conditions for celestial observations.

An angled view of a red astronomical telescope pointing skyward, ready for stargazing, against the darkening hues of an Arizona evening sky sprinkled with stars.
Professional telescopes awaiting night sky observers on a clear Arizona night, under a vast canopy of stars, perfectly aligned for an immersive stargazing experience.
A red telescope set against a backdrop of a star-filled sky in southern Arizona, offering an invitation to explore the celestial wonders during a night astronomy tour.

FAQs for the Arizona Astronomy Tour:

    How do I book? Visit (https://www.astrotours.org/booking-calendar/arizona-astronomy-tour-sierra-vista-az?referral=service_list_widget) to find available dates and secure your spot under the stars.

    What should I bring? Dress warmly for cool desert nights and bring your curiosity! We provide red flashlights and comfortable seating.

    Is the tour suitable for children? Absolutely! Our tours are designed to captivate the minds of all ages.

    What if the weather is bad? We monitor weather conditions closely. Tours may be rescheduled or refunded in case of poor viewing conditions.

    Can I bring my telescope? Yes, feel free to bring your own telescope. Luke is happy to help you set it up and guide you through the night sky.

    Are there restrooms available? An outhouse is available at the trailhead, and we provide amenities to ensure comfort.

Accessibility:

We strive to make our tours accessible to everyone. Please reach out with any specific needs.

Embark on a celestial journey with AstroTours.org in Arizona, where the night sky tells stories of ancient civilizations and the boundless universe. Whether you're an avid astronomer or a night sky novice, our tour promises an unforgettable exploration of the cosmos.

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