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7 Destinations to Delve into the Planetary Movements and the Night Sky

7 Destinations to Delve into the Planetary Movements and the Night Sky wikimedia.org

In love with the magical night sky, the twinkling stars, and the shooting comets? These are the places for you.

1. Hyderabad

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Temple | Fort | Shopping | Museum

HolidayIQ Reviewer S.M.Bega Raaj says, “Located in the heart of the city and very close to Lumbini Park and Buddha statue located in the middle of the lake is visible from here, Birla planetarium is just before this temple. Hats off to the Designer and the maintenance team along with the gardener for keeping this temple so beautiful, the temple has all the amenities for the visitors including car parking and washrooms at strategic locations.Read Full Review

HolidayIQ Reviewer Dhaval Deolasi adds, “Birla planetarium has a show about constellations and stars which is worth watching for astronomy lovers.Read Full Review

HolidayIQ Reviewer AS shares, “I love planetariums and Birla planetarium lived up to my expectations. There are four shows in a day and there is a break during lunch time therefore if you want to visit planetarium then you should make your plans accordingly.Read Full Review

2. Kolkata

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Bridge | Temple | Museum | Garden

HolidayIQ Reviewer Suketu Kumar says, “Don't forget to visit the Howrah Bridge and the Birla planetarium near it.Read Full Review

HolidayIQ Reviewer Nittin Mittal says, “One must visit this place while visiting Kolkata as it is said that it is one of the largest planetariums in Asia. Seats were very comfortable. I could lean back completely and see the projection on the dome. The sound quality is also superb. ...You can even select the story you are interested in.Read Full Review

3. Bangalore

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Shopping | Temple | Garden | Weather

HolidayIQ Reviewer AS shares, “I love planetariums. The stars somehow get so close to you. Jawaharlal Nehru planetarium opens at around 12 pm in the morning. Just in case you reach there a little early then you can hang around the park for a while....Like usual planetariums, there is a circular seating and the screen is on the ceiling.” Read Full Review

HolidayIQ Reviewer Sumit Nagori adds, “This place is missed by most of them as in this mall culture no one remembers a planetarium. A beautiful place for your kids to learn and enjoy together.Read Full Review

4. Baroda (Vadodara)

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HolidayIQ Reviewer Sita Rajan says, “Place where Bharmachari Song (chakke pe Chakka) was shot A zoo, Garden, Museum, and a planetarium, all rolled in one, right in the heart of the city....The planetarium has shows in the evening, it can cap a nice day outing. Entry is free in gardens, nominal charges in rest.Read Full Review

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5. Kozhikode (Calicut)

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Beach | Sunset | Sea | Temple

HolidayIQ Reviewer Vivek Vinod shares, “On entering the planetarium premises, you would be greeted by a bit moving and growling dinosaurs and along the way there are various pulley systems and others which tells you important principles of physics interactively. The planetarium shows are pretty good and interesting and the projection system is great. There are usually four shows a day starting from 12 noon.” Read Full Review

HolidayIQ Reviewer Muhammed S adds, “The planetarium is also quite fascinating especially the planetarium show.” Read Full Review

6. Prague

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HolidayIQ Reviewer Kalpana Samant adds, “Science lovers there is an awesome planetarium in the city (I didn't go there as I was running out of time) if you stay for longer keep one evening for that. Also, you will be delighted to know that Kepler (the astronomer) did his studies in Prague and his master also did all scientific achievements here.Read Full Review

7. Surat

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Beach | Temple | Sea | Sunset

HolidayIQ Reviewer Shikha Singh shares, “The science center which has a planetarium, science museum, diamond museum, a historical museum is also worth a visit. There is also water sports and Dumas beach in Surat though not that good. Read Full Review

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