Best Star-Gazing Destinations From Across The World

Purnima Gupta
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“Romance is when you sit hand-in-hand with your beloved, looking at that star-studded sky…” This may sound like a clichéd line from an English literature book. But, to lovers who are head over heels in love with each other, should actually try doing this. We feel that there can nothing be more romantic than staring into each other’s eyes under a star-lit sky.

Apart from presenting a spectacular view, skies filled with stars offer an opportunity for stargazers to enjoy this natural phenomenon. Stars are gaseous formation made up with hydrogen and helium. Although did you know that star-gazing can be a one-of-a-kind experience from some specific locations of the world? Anyone can instantly fall in love with the surreal spectacle, a star-studded sky gives out.

Millions of people reach out to different places on this planet, to enjoy star gazing. A starry sky is a breathtaking experience if viewed at the mentioned below places from across the world. Let’s check out about the perfect stargazing destinations.

Atacama Desert, Chile

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One of the most popular, stargazing destinations, the Atacama Desert in the northern part of Chile is an astronomer’s delight. The desert area is dry and full of rocks. Though the night sky of the desert is full of stars, with crystal skies filled with star clusters.

Mauna Kea, Hawaii

Situated at the big island of Hawaii, Mauna Kea is the home of world-famous stargazing observatory. From 9200 feet, people can enjoy the stargazing experience and also catch the mesmerizing view of setting sun and clusters of stars, lighting up the dark skies.

National Park, United States

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The Southwest part of National Park, in the United States, offers one of the best views for stargazers. From astronomers to adventure seekers and couples on honeymoon, this place gives a glorious view of stars on clear night skies for stargazers.

Western Australia

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Several parks in the Western Australian region also offer a panoramic view of the star-studded skies. The skies are dark and present a perfect destination for stargazers; so much so that many people like to camp under the stars among the rock-like structures spread across the region.

Sagarmatha National Park, Nepal

Sagarmatha National Park, Nepal

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Catch the most dramatic and star-lit stargazing experience at Sagarmatha National Park, located in Sherpa village, Nepal. Stargazing at this location can heighten your experience as this is a Himalayan region and one can catch a surreal glimpse of star clusters, right over the Mount Everest.

So, how soon are you planning to visit one of these destinations? Tell us in the comment section below.

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