The new observatory at Bhimtal will offer tourists a holistic astronomy experience with live night sky shows, observations, astrophotography, audio-visual shows during the day and much more

Bangalore, 6th October 2021: Starscapes, India’s first and only chain of observatories, has launched its second public observatory in Uttarakhand. The new observatory ‘Stargate Observatory Bhimtal’ by Starscapes Experiences Pvt Ltd is located at Bhimtal, Naukuchiatal Main Road, and is easily accessible from all the main tourist sites in the district. Additionally, the new observatory is only a 7-hour drive from Delhi for anyone looking to spend a weekend away from the city.

The new observatory will offer tourists a holistic astronomical experience, with a number of activities both during the day and at night. While the Night Show is the observatory's main attraction, there will be plenty to do during the day. From sun observations to audio visual show of the night sky, and, stargazing safari to astrophotography, Stargate Observatory Bhimtal will offer an integrated astronomy experience to travel enthusiasts. The observatory also has an in-house store that offers merchandise related to astronomy.

Commenting on the new launch, Paul Savio, CEO and Co-Founder, Starscapes Experiences Pvt Ltd, said “After an overwhelming response for our first observatory in Kausani, we are excited to launch our second one in Uttarakhand. The observatory adds a new dimension to the list of must visit attractions in Bhimtal. Apart from trekking, sightseeing, paragliding activities during the day, tourists can now experience the enigma of stargazing at night. Our state-of-the-art equipment for observations along with detailed sessions with our in house experts will help tourists rediscover the universe”

For more information about ‘Stargate Observatory Bhimtal’ call 9667307015
Location map - Stargate Observatory Bhimtal
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About Starscapes Experiences Pvt Ltd

Starscapes is a unique platform that offers a holistic astronomy experience to give voice to your curiosity about the vast skies beyond our stratosphere. Founded in 2015 by astronomy aficionado Ramashish Ray with Paul Savio joining him as Co-Founder and CEO in 2019, Starscapes is India’s first and only chain of observatories that gives travel enthusiasts an integrated astronomy experience. With public observatories at Kausani and Bhimtal in Uttarakhand, Starscapes sports state-of-the-art equipment for observations, astrophotography and research projects.

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