Observatorio del Pangue, Vicuna

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#3 of 8 in Childrens Museums in Coquimbo Region
Observatorio del Pangue is located in Vicuna. To visit Observatorio del Pangue and other attractions in Vicuna, use our Vicuna trip builder website .
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  • Not cheap, but definitely worth every pesos! Small group, great telescope, really competent (Astro physician) and friendly guide. We looked at so many impressive things like twin stars, supernovas, ot...  more »
  • Note that there is an astrophysicist in charge. knowledge. and love for what it does. congratulations. excellent facilities.
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  • It is a great experience to see the Galaxy! It is surprising. The tour round the 24 pesos per person, the tour begins from the square of vicuña facilities 17 km to the South. The road is land which lasts approximately 35 minutes. Arriving, at simple view already you can see the milky way, is incredible. Astronomers are very friendly and it shows his passion for the space, which is appreciated, by that same was with little taste. I would have liked that professionals had presented and explained a little more fabulous project. Similarly, we thank the beautiful experience.
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