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Stargazing Sites in the Isle of Man

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Number of results: 26

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  1. Add Sulby Reservoir Car Park to your Itinerary

    Sulby Reservoir Car Park

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    Dark Sky Site

    Nestled in the shadows of the Islands highest summit, Snaefell, lies the Sulby reservoir, the largest reservoir in the Isle of Man. Sulby reservoir is the perfect spot for budding stargazers, with the vast open space and near to none light...

  2. Add Glen Mooar Beach Car Park to your Itinerary

    Glen Mooar Beach Car Park

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    Dark Sky Site

    Located in the West of the Island, lies Glen Mooar Beach. Away from towns and street lights, Glen Mooar offers the perfect opportunity to see wonderfully clear night sky views, from West to North and above land to the East.

  3. Add Cregneash to your Itinerary

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    Cregneash

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    Museum

    Cregneash

    Settled on an upland plateau overlooking the Calf of Man, Cregneash village was one of the last strongholds of the Manx language and customs which characterised the crofting way of life. Step inside the Manx cottages to see how crofters lived...

  4. Add Port Soderick Brooghs, Little Ness Car Park to your Itinerary

    Port Soderick Brooghs, Little Ness Car Park

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    Dark Sky Site

    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...

  5. Add Glen Wyllin Car Park to your Itinerary

    Glen Wyllin Car Park

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    Dark Sky Site

    Enjoy uninterrupted horizon views from the North East to South West, whilst stargazing at Glen Wyllin Car Park. The locations dark site setting means it benefits from dark skies as a result of minimal light pollution. Make sure to visit the site and...

  6. Add Port Soderick Upper Car Park to your Itinerary

    Port Soderick Upper Car Park

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    Dark Sky Site

    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...

  7. Add Clypse Kerrowdhoo Reservoir Car Park to your Itinerary

    Clypse Kerrowdhoo Reservoir Car Park

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    Dark Sky Site

    Half a mile north of Onchan, lies the Clypse and Kerrowdhoo reservoirs. Both very scenic and surrounded by vast countryside, offer a very dark sky perfect for a spot of stargazing. Enjoy sky views to the North, East and South of the Island.

  8. Add Coastal Footpath behind Peel Castle to your Itinerary

    Coastal Footpath behind Peel Castle

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    Dark Sky Site

    Follow the coastal path around Peel Castle to enjoy the panoramic views looking out to sea. With minimal light pollution, it’s a perfect place to admire the stars over the North West and South.  

  9. Add Rushen Abbey Car Park to your Itinerary

    Rushen Abbey Car Park

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    Dark Sky Site

    Rushen Abbey heritage site is a fantastic place to take the family stargazing. With good all round views, it’s a perfect to spot for viewing the twinkling stars above.

  10. Add Mount Murray Golf Club to your Itinerary

    Mount Murray Golf Club

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    Dark Sky Site

    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.

  11. Add Ballannette Country Park to your Itinerary

    Ballannette Country Park

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    Garden

    Isle Of Man

    The Ballanette Reserve includes a series of lakes with at least one bird watching hide. The coastal footpath runs behind the estate and goes back over Clay Head, giving access to some excellent views across to Laxey and Garwick Bays, whilst Lonan...

  12. Add The Sloc Car Park to your Itinerary

    The Sloc Car Park

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    Dark Sky Site

    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.

  13. Add The Sound Car Park to your Itinerary

    The Sound Car Park

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    Dark Sky Site

    Discover the panoramic views from the southernmost tip of the Island, whilst at the Sound. With very dark skies and minimal light pollution, the Sound is the perfect site to enjoy the Manx skies.

  14. Add Poulsom Park to your Itinerary

    Poulsom Park

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    Adventure Park / Playground

    Nestled between Castletown’s picturesque train station and Silverburn river lies Poulsom park, a favourite among families. Any budding stargazer will enjoy the spectacular views on offer, with dark skies to the West and North.

  15. Add Northern End of Mooragh Park to your Itinerary

    Northern End of Mooragh Park

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    Dark Sky Site

    Located in the northern town of Ramsey lies Mooragh Park, a popular leisure attraction for visitors and residents alike. With dark skies horizon from the north to South East, it’s the perfect place to admire the stars. Wrap up warm and see what you...

  16. Add Niarbyl Restaurant Car Park to your Itinerary

    Niarbyl Restaurant Car Park

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    Dark Sky Site

    Located on the southwest coast of the Island lies Niarbyl, a picturesque bay offering spectacular sea views. With minimal light pollution, stargazers can enjoy uninterrupted horizon views from the south to north.

  17. Add Ballure Reservoir Car Park to your Itinerary

    Ballure Reservoir Car Park

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    Dark Sky Site

    Located just south of Ramsey lies Ballure Reservoir, a picturesque open area surrounded by a vast array of trees and bushes. Stargazers will enjoy the open sky views to the North, East and South, where the Milky Way and Northern Lights can be...

  18. Add West Baldwin Reservoir Car Park to your Itinerary

    West Baldwin Reservoir Car Park

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    Dark Sky Site

    The picturesque reservoir, also known as Injebreck, is located on the site of an old village, the remains of which can be seen when the water levels are low. Surrounded by countryside and minimal light pollution, West Baldwin Reservoir is the...

  19. Add Port Lewaigue Car Park to your Itinerary

    Port Lewaigue Car Park

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    Dark Sky Site

    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...

  20. Add Onchan Park Car Park to your Itinerary

    Onchan Park Car Park

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    Dark Sky Site

    Located in the western town of Onchan, lies Onchan Pleasure Park, a popular leisure attraction for visitors and residents alike. With views looking out towards the Southern and Eastern direction, stargazers will fully enjoy the array of twinkling...