Jaipur To Get An Astronomical Observatory To Promote Astro-Tourism

by Suchismita Pal
Jaipur To Get An Astronomical Observatory To Promote Astro-Tourism

After launching astronomical observatories in Uttarakhand’s Kausani and Bhimtal, Starscapes is all set to launch another observatory in Rajasthan. The astro observatory will come up in the capital city of Rajasthan, Jaipur. A plethora of spots in Rajasthan offer unparalleled stargazing experiences and this observatory will boost astro-tourism in the location. Starscapes will furnish the establishment with all the needed equipment for skygazing. The observatory will also render scopes for astrophotography and astro-research.

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The Observatory Will Be Located Near Prominent Tourist Spots Like Hawa Mahal And Amer Fort

Jaipur is known for marvellous palaces, beautiful temples, vibrant culture and lip-smacking food. The astro observatory will be a new addition to the existing specialities of the city. Starscapes had launched a Mobile Stargate Observatory in Jaipur which grabbed a lot of attention of those passionate about the cosmic world. Thus, the firm decided to introduce a permament observatory in the city. The location of the observatory will be in proximity to the prominent tourist spots of Jaipur like Hawa Mahal and Amer Fort. I Went On A Trip To A Secluded Campsite In Pushkar And Slept Under The Stars

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The Firm Has Plans To Launch Observatories In Coorg and Ooty As Well

Starscapes is the only observatory chain in India and it had launched its first observatory in Kausani, Uttarakhand in 2015. The second one was launched in Bhimtal, Uttarakhand in 2021. Several astronomical shows, educational programmes and workshops take place in these observatories. The Bhimtal observatory is just around 3 kilometres away from the Bhimtal lake. Now the third one is all set to come up in Jaipur. The firm has plans to launch centres in Coorg and Ooty as well. On that note, here is a list of 6 Gorgeous Resorts In India Where You Can Literally Sleep Under The Stars.