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Astronomy activities within the educational environment

Calar Alto

Calar Alto





About us

Azimuth has been born from the merger of Astroturista and Ciencialia, two successful pioneering Granada companies in providing touristic stargazing activities and promoting science education in eastern Andalusia.

We provide our customers with quality astronomy tourism and educational activities which while keeping scientific precision bringing science closer to society and make it attractive and accessible to all ages and social conditions.

We are specialised in astronomy and work from a natural environment with the privileged sky of the southeast peninsula .Here is one of the highest concentrations of professional astronomy infrastructures in Europe, which touristic potential Azimuth is helping to promote and manage its development.

Javier Sánchez Jiménez

Bsc. Natural Science

Has been a pioneer in the introduction of astronomy in the rural tourism sector having created the first network of accommodation with astronomy activities, covering the provinces of Malaga, Granada and Almeria.

Actively collaborates with the Provincial de Granada in obtaining European funding for the development of this tourism. He has designed astronomical tourism products offered from the ski resort of Sierra Nevada.

Currently he is completing a degree in Natural Sciences through the Open University.

Sol Natalia Molina

Head of Education and Scientific Advice

Doctor in Astrophysics from the University of Granada with a thesis on relativistic jets of active galaxies.

An expert in radio astronomy, she has carried out collaborative research stays at Boston University and the Max Planck Institute for Radio Astronomy.

He has experience with various professional astronomical telescopes. He loves astronomy teaching activities in schools and science dissemination at science fairs and public events.

Alvaro Cabezuelo Doblaré

Communication and Social Networks

Master in Digital Marketing and Social Networks from the Complutense University of Madrid and associate professor in the Higher Degree in Marketing and Advertising at the Reina Isabel Training Center.

He has extensive experience in communication through Social Networks, online reputation management, Internet advertising and training of digital skills for employment.

In addition to our main team, we have the privilege of having a team of highly trained and enthusiastic regular collaborators, among which are astrophysicists, biologists, professors from the University of Granada, experts in social networks, nature guides and experts in astronomy. that enrich our project day by day and help us to provide the best service.

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