The Perseids Meteor Shower is one of the highlights of the astrological calendar, and across the world, star-gazers and amateurs head out away from the cities in order to observe the spectacular. For the first time, a special guiding event taking place around 30 minutes from Jerusalem (including transportation from Jerusalem) in the Judean Desert will give the opportunity to observe this spectacular with the clear night skies devoid of light pollution providing the perfect backdrop for one of the most impressive natural events of the year. The event takes place on August 18, 2014 in English and tickets are on sale now.
Tickets for the Perseids Meteor Shower Gazing Event are on sale for NIS 150 per person here including:
- Return transportation from Jerusalem
- Guided gazing experience
- Dinner cooked over a campfire (meat and vegetarian options available. Not Kosher)
- Live music and campfire
Departure from Jerusalem (Davidka Square) is at 8pm, with return at approximately midnight. There will be a bar at the event.