Argentina: total solar eclipse [fully booked]

05 December 2020 to 16 December 2020
From £4,850 per person
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Join Professor Roger Davies, who led the UK’s participation in the development of the twin 8m Gemini telescopes in Hawaii and Chile, for the 2020 total solar eclipse in Argentina. This two week tour starts in cosmopolitan Buenos Aires, home of the tango. Fly south to the endless steppes, sparkling lakes, and wooded mountains of Welsh Patagonia, before experiencing the eclipse from the northern Argentine Lake District. Totality is at 13:05 on 14 December 2020, with high summer maximising the chance of clear skies.

Trip Scholar

Professor Roger Davies, Philip Wetton Professor of Astrophysics, University of Oxford and Director of the Oxford Centre for Astrophysical Surveys


  • Observe a total solar eclipse from the foothills of the Andes
  • Watch tango in sophisticated Buenos Aires- the "Paris" of Latin America
  • Visit the beautiful national parks of Welsh Patagonia
  • Ride "La Trochita"- the Old Patagonian Express
  • Learn from fascinating lectures by Professor Davies
  • Explore the stunning Argentine Lake District
  • Further information about the itinerary can be found here

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