Star gazing from the Las Vegas Strip is nearly impossible, however this tour from Las Vegas provides the opportunity to see the desert's night sky at it's best. After departing Sin City, travel approximately 25 minutes west to this historic town of Goodsprings. Enjoy a hearty meal from the legendary Pioneer Saloon, a destination in itself, and then set out for a star journey.
There is no better place around Las Vegas for star gazing than Goodsprings. With it's rich, 100 years of history, the Pioneer Saloon has been featured in blockbuster movies and popular TV shows, and frequented by iconic stars.
The local tour guide will provide an in-depth history of astronomy and bring travelers up to date on today's astronomical events and latest discoveries. Learn how to properly utilize one of the 18 telescopes and binoculars to view planets, galaxies, stars, and more in the evening. Learn about the instruments used and even build a telescope that can be taken home in the event the weather is unfavorable.
The tour will conclude with transportation back to Las Vegas.