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Tour to Byurakan Observatory

Direction: Yerevan-Byurakan village-Byurakan Observatory-Yerevan

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Price from 25500AMD

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Summary

  • Guide
  • Transport
  • Lunch box

Overview

The Byurakan Observatory after V. Hambardzoumyan, located at an elevation of 1500 m above sea level, on the slope of  Aragats Mount, is among the largest astronomical centres of the world. The most daring and interesting scientific theses on the birth of galaxies are disseminated to many counties around the globe from here. The studies by the Byurakan School established by Hambardzournyao have left a significant impact on the development of contemporary astrophysics.

 
Tour program

20:00

Departure from Yerevan in the evening.

21:00

Visit to Byurakan Observatory.

23:00

Return to Yerevan.

 

Duration: 20:00-23:00
Maximum pax: 5 people
Price: 5 100 AMD per person

 

The tour includes:
• Transport

• Entrance tickets

 

The tour does not include:
• Russian, English or Armenian speaking guide (by the customer request)

 

Tour details

Available from
2018-01-01
Available to
2019-01-01
Tour type
Scientific
Tour persons quantity
Individual tour (1-5 pax)
We accept payment by:
Duration
1 days
Number of people
5
Cancellation Policy:
FREE cancellation before 3 days at the day of arrival. Less than 3 days 50% charge from whole booking value.
Guide included
No

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Tour Reviews

  • Tonoyan Kristina

    9 Reviews

    "One of the top observatories in USSR"

    The Byurakan observatory during the Sovied times was the home of the second larger telescope with 2.6 diameter lens. The observatory still holds 2 Schmidt telescope with 1m and 0,5m diameter lens, as well as number of minor ones 30-40 cm.

    Written on 11/03/2018

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