Total Solar Eclipse Argentina

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DEC. 8-18, 2020 $9,495
Buenos Aires, Bariloche, San Martin de los Andes
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Total Solar Eclipse Argentina

DEC. 8-18, 2020
Buenos Aires, Bariloche, San Martin de los Andes

On December 14, 2020, join UCLA alumni and friends to witness a rare cosmic event —a total solar eclipse in Argentina’s Patagonian Lake District, known for its sapphire lakes, lush forests and sensational views of the snow-capped Andes. In the company of Jean-Luc Margot, Professor and former Chair of the Department of Earth, Planetary, and Space Sciences, we’ll experience the eclipse during the southern hemisphere’s summer at a site outside San Martin de los Andes directly along the path of the totality.

Cost: $9,495
Royal Adventures
Activity Level: Moderate
Faster pace, substantial distances covered, long walks, city walking tours over uneven walking surfaces and stair climbing.

UCLA Faculty on Tour

JEAN-LUC MARGOT
Department of Earth, Planetary and Space Sciences
Jean-Luc Margot is Professor and former Chair of the Department of Earth, Planetary, and Space Sciences at UCLA.  He is a planetary astronomer who conducts research on the properties of habitable worlds using a variety of spacecraft and telescopes, including the largest telescope on Earth at the Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico, the Very Large Telescope in Chile's Atacama Desert, and the Kepler space observatory.  He leads a teaching and research program focused on the search for extraterrestrial intelligence (SETI) with UCLA undergraduate and graduate students.

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STEP 1
Download the tour Reservation Form here. This tour is booked quickly, so sign up early to reserve space.

STEP 2
Enclose a check or provide credit card information for $1000 per person, per tour, as a deposit for the selected tour. Make check payable to Royal Adventures. Deposits are provisional and fully refundable pending your acceptance of final brochure terms.

STEP 3
Mail completed reservation form and your deposit to:
UCLA Alumni Association
Attn: Alumni Travel
James West Alumni Center
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1397

A brochure will be mailed to you as soon as it is available.