Sun, 26 Dec | Rocky Ridge Cafe

December Astronomy Workshops

Join us for an unforgettable Astronomy and Camping experience for the whole family. We have been conducting camps since 2016 and have thousands of happy memories with as many campers. Most participants are first time campers as well as being new to astronomy. All age groups welcome
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December Astronomy Workshops

Time & Location

26-Dec-2021, 4:00 pm – 27-Dec-2021, 10:00 am
Rocky Ridge Cafe, Denkanikottai, Tamil Nadu 635107, India

About the Event

Safe camp site with electric fencing. Modern facilities, exclusive toilets and tents for your group/family

Price per participant per day

Aged 12 years and above - 3500 Rs all inclusive

Aged between 5 years and 11 years - 2800 Rs all inclusive

Aged up to 4 years complimentary with accompanying adults

Schedule:

4 PM: Solar astronomy and our origin Story

5 PM: Tent, tea and snacks

7 PM: Star gazing begins. We look at Jupiter, it's moons. And Saturn and it's rings, Venus, star forming regions in our galaxies, see the youngest stars, other galaxies and star clusters. we will also see dozens of man made satellites fly past us. We will also get to see the summer milky way with our naked eye!

8 30 pm: Dinner and campfire

Post dinner for 45 mins: Introduction to constellations and understand the clockwork of the night sky

Go to Sleep (or not)

4 30 am: Mars, moon craters and mountains, Also see morning satellites, new constellations.

7 am: After tea and snacks, go for a small ride on the tractor to a beautiful lake and hill top

8 30 am breakfast and leave for home around 10 am

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