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Stargazing Sites

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  1. Address

    Port Soderick

    Port Soderick

    Nestled in along the Manx coastline lies Port Soderick, a small hamlet to the south of Douglas. Once famed for its pleasure grounds and beach, Port Soderick is a perfect Dark Sky Discovery spot for stargazers. The car park above the beach provides a…

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  2. Address

    Port Soderick

    Port Soderick

    Port Soderick Brooghs is the perfect spot for budding stargazers with uninterrupted views from the North East and South West. The area has milky way status as a Dark Sky site, meaning it has minimal light pollution and beautifully dark skies. Don’t…

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  3. Address

    Port Erin

    Port Erin

    The Sloc is a popular spot among local astronomers, with the site offering panoramic views over the South and North West. With very dark skies and free from light pollution, the view of the stars is breathtaking and will be enjoyed by all ages.

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  4. Address

    Mount Murray

    Mount Murray

    Enjoy uninterrupted views in all directions whilst watching the stars at Mount Murray Golf club. Wrap up warm and see what you can discover about the Manx night sky.

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  5. Address

    Off the Bollyn Road, Ballaugh

    Ballaugh

    This sand and shale beach is located on the exposed North West of the island. This beach is a perfect Dark Sky Discovery Spot for stargazing.

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  6. Address

    Glen Wyllin, Kirk Michael

    Kirk Michael

    A sandy and shingle stretch accessible from Glen Wyllin campsite.

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  7. Address

    Begoade Road, Onchan, IM4 6AX

    Onchan

    Conrhenny is a growing venue for community involvement, with a 5 hectare Children's Wood located in the heart of the forest comprising of more than 5,000 native trees.

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  8. Address

    Niarbyl Road, Dalby, IM5 2BS

    Dalby

    Niarbyl is a secluded beauty spot just south of Dalby Village on the Island’s west coast and of great geological interest. Discover the peaceful bay with its rolling hills and dramatic coastal paths leading to White Beach.

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  9. Address

    Andreas

    Andreas

    Smeale Coastal Area is one of the Island’s darkest sites with near to none light pollution. There are totally uninterrupted horizon views from South West to North East – it’s the perfect place to admire the stars and catch site of the Northern…

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  10. Mooragh Park Ramsey
    Dark Skies
    Mooragh Park Ramsey
    Dark Skies

    Address

    Lake Road, Ramsey, IM8 3AR

    Ramsey

    Mooragh Park in Ramsey is a popular attraction with excellent leisure facilities including a children's playground, boating lake, putting green, crazy golf and a bowling green. It is also a registered Dark Skies Site with an Interpretation Board to…

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  11. Address

    Glen Roy, Laxey

    Laxey

    Axnfell is on the steep north facing slopes of Glen Roy and has an area of 36 hectares. The views stretch right up to Windy Corner on the TT course.

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  12. Address

    Ramsey

    Ramsey

    Port Lewaigue, a small settlement on the rugged East coast of the Isle of Man, is a perfect Dark Sky Discovery spot for stargazing. The car park nestled above the sea and beach provides a great vantage point for watching the night sky, with…

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  13. Address

    Tholt Y Will, Sulby, Isle Of Man, IM7 2BF

    Sulby

    Tholt-y-Will Glen is set in the upper reaches of Sulby Glen, one of the Island's most stunning and scenic areas. It is also a registered Dark Skies Site.

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  14. The Sound overlooking the Calf of Man
    Seals and shags on the rocks
    VW Camper parked at the The Sound
    The Sound overlooking the Calf of Man
    Seals and shags on the rocks
    VW Camper parked at the The Sound

    Address

    Sound Road, Port st Mary, IM9 5PZ

    Telephone

    01624 648015

    Port st Mary

    At the Island's very southern tip is one of the most scenic places in the British Isles. Abundant with wildlife and natural wonders, this area is a hotspot for seals sunbathing on the rocky Kitterland, a small rocky islet.

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  15. The grounds and ancient ruins at Rushen Abbey
    The Gardens
    Family walks around the Abbey gardens
    The grounds and ancient ruins at Rushen Abbey
    The Gardens
    Family walks around the Abbey gardens

    Address

    Mill Road, Ballasalla, Isle Of Man, Isle Of Man, IM9 3DB

    Telephone

    01624 823048

    Isle Of Man

    Rushen Abbey was gifted by King Olaf I for use as a monastery in 1134. The visitor centre tells the Abbey's story from 1134 to strawberry tea dancing and days of disco.

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