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Sedona Star Gazing

Village Of Oak Creek, Sedona, AZ 86351
+1 928-203-0006
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Best way to end a vacation.

My fiancée and I came to Sedona for a few days and planned this on our last night. I would not read... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Bailey F
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Lazing and gazing!

I had never experienced star gazing with professional telescopes and knowledgeable astronomers... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Marlowe M
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Denver, Colorado
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Sedona Stargazing is pleased to offer you a personalized and custom astronomy experience by professional astronomers. You will meet us at our observing location which is a 20 minute ride from West Sedona in the Village of Oak Creek. Your tour includes an overview of the constellations using a high power laser pointer. We then give you an up close view of planets, galaxies, star clusters and nebula through one of our large powerful telescopes. Our astronomers are exceptionally knowledgeable and provide you with an educational and entertaining experience. Chairs,blankets and oversized parka jackets for adults are provided. Sedona Stargazing has received the Award of Excellence 7 years in a row from TripAdvisor resulting in our induction into the TripAdvisor Hall of Fame. We have been featured in National Geographic and the New York Times and ranked by TripAdvisor as one of the top 10 Space Based Attractions in the entire United States.
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  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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“night sky” (179 reviews)
“milky way” (104 reviews)
“shooting stars” (78 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Village Of Oak Creek, Sedona, AZ 86351
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My fiancée and I came to Sedona for a few days and planned this on our last night. I would not read into any of the negative reviews. This. Was. Awesome. Dave was super nice and so smart. He really went out of his way...More

Thank Bailey F
StargazingCliff, Owner at Sedona Star Gazing, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks for celebrating your marriage with us. We are thankful for a terrific review and so glad you enjoyed spending a night under the Sedona star filled sky with us.

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I had never experienced star gazing with professional telescopes and knowledgeable astronomers. This experience made me want to try it again. The night was in the low 40's and a little windy. It could have been miserable but the organizers made every effort to keep...More

Thank Marlowe M
StargazingCliff, Owner at Sedona Star Gazing, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks you for reviewing our experience. We are delighted you enjoyed our tour and the beautiful star filled Sedona sky.

Reviewed 6 days ago

Sedona is a low light community. This lends itself to enjoying the sky above you. One regret, not having a camera to take great night pictures. Bring sky/star charts. You will see stars you do not normally see. Truly overwhelming. Bring a camera that takes...More

Thank hpresas
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was an astonishing experience. We visited from New Jersey and Sedona night sky watching was on our one of top to-do. It was worth every penny we spent on it. The night was Friday after thanksgiving and it was a low moonlight night which...More

Thank Ritam_Chakrovorty
StargazingCliff, Owner at Sedona Star Gazing, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for a wonderful review of our experience. We are delighted you were mesmerized by the Sedona night sky and for the reminder to our future guests to dress warmly.

Reviewed 1 week ago

When people talk about the lack of light pollution out here, they are not kidding. We had been staying 20 miles south of Sedona and our first sight of the place occurred en route to this nighttime tour. The darkness was so complete, we literally...More

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StargazingCliff, Owner at Sedona Star Gazing, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your wonderful review and we are glad you appreciated our experience.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was one of the highlights of our trip! We had a knowledgeable guide, Wes, for our group. We live near Chicago and visit the planetarium but it was unbelievable to see it in person. Sedona is a certified dark city so it made the...More

Thank Melissa C
StargazingCliff, Owner at Sedona Star Gazing, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the wonderful review of our tour. We appreciated your feedback and appreciation for Sedona's night sky. We apologize for the few days where the soccer field was a bit damp and over watered. That issue has been fixed now and our field...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sedona, with its clear skies, low humidity and light pollution, and high elevation, makes it one of the best places in the United States to look at the stars. I was highly impressed with Sedona Stargazing's organization and handling of our experience. Each group is...More

Thank Jason P
StargazingCliff, Owner at Sedona Star Gazing, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the terrific review of our tour. Trevor is quite engaging. I am not sure she know all the stars but she is certainly a star in her own right. We hope you look us up again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

WOW. What a great experience seeing the moon and stars through a professional telescope. I was lucky enough to get Rick Shaffer as my guide to the stars and moon. Rick comes with years of experience as an astronomer to include working with NASA. He...More

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StargazingCliff, Owner at Sedona Star Gazing, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for a great review of our experience. We are so glad you appreciated our senior astronomer Ricka Dan our beautiful star filled skies. We look forward to your next visit. Maybe late spring for Saturn and Jupiter?

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great experience for astronomy wannabes. Outdoor very dark setting near Sedona AZ. Chairs and blankets provided which were very welcome, as it was cold out there under clear star-filled sky. Rick pointed out via laser many important stars, gave some facts about each, and allowed...More

Thank sailorT85
StargazingCliff, Owner at Sedona Star Gazing, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for writing a wonderful review of your experience under the star filled Sedona sky. We are so glad you appreciated Rick and our tour. We hope you visit us again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a beautiful and memorable evening on our Stargazing Tour. They provided very clear directions to reach the meeting location. Our astronomer was Trevor, and she was wonderful and spoke in a clear and understandable way. We also had plenty of time to gaze...More

Thank Stmariley
StargazingCliff, Owner at Sedona Star Gazing, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the terrific review and for recognizing our outstanding guide Trevor. We are so glad you enjoyed our experience and we hope you will look us up the next time you visit Sedona.

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debrudenko
13 October 2017|
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Response from StargazingCliff | Property representative |
The answers above are all correct.
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vidrinemadonna
23 September 2017|
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Response from StargazingCliff | Property representative |
Skies are very nice in October. Avoid bright moon phase for best experience. Milky Way is visible if there is no bright moon. $60 per adult. Visit our webpage
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vidrinemadonna
23 September 2017|
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Response from Jane E | Reviewed this property |
Cost $60. Not sure about skies in October I went in June. Very interesting. Try not to go near full moon
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