Thursday, December 3rd, 2009
VISIT grand astronomical institutions, learn the language of the stars and explore the quaint corners of Central and Eastern Europe with the help of professional astronomers.

Travel Associates is offering a 16 day stargazing tour through Germany, Czech Republic, Switzerland and France. Guests on the tour, which starts in Berlin May 22 2010, will be accompanied by internationally renowned astronomers Fred Watson and David Malin.

Along the way travellers will learn the history of the telescope, meet some eccentric European astronomers and visit institutions including Potsdam Observatory, Strasburg Observatory and the l’Observatorie de Nancay. A wine tour and safari is also included.

Prices start from $8,350* per person twin share and includes 15 nights luxury accommodation, all observatory visits, full day Alsace wine region tour with gourmet lunch, Berlin Trabi Safari, first class TGV (train) from Geneva to Paris, special guest dinners, motor coach transport, expert local guides and professional tour leader, all hotel and restaurant taxes and service charges, airport transfers (subject to days of arrival and departure), meals as per itinerary, tips and gratuities.

Phone Travel Associates on 1800 044 066 or log onto for more information.

*Prices are subject to change and availability.

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Travel Associates

Travel Associates are specialists in creating tailor-made itineraries for travellers seeking out individual and unique travel experiences.
Sally Gordon
P: 0412 492 433
M: 0412 492 433


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