You might be looking for a nice new telescope to get your inner astronomer but or you are a professional and want the best telescope for astrophotography but “where to buy one?”, “will it be a good one?”, “will it cost me a lot?” are some questions which arise in everybody’s minds. You do not want to be looted, nor do you want your first telescope to not be worth it, especially in countries like India, where stargazing and other astronomical activities are not very common. So, here is a list of a few, best online portals, where you can buy good telescopes, within your range.
For all the people around the world:
You can always straightforwardly go to the websites of the brands you want to buy your telescope from. Buying from Amazon, Ebay, Walmart etc. can make you pay extra charges and to avoid doing that, going to the real seller is always better. Check out all the features online so that you do not have any queries or doubts about what you are buying. There are a few portals in the world like,
- Astro Shop
It is a leading company in Europe selling all the major brands of astronomical products such as Omegon, Meade, Celestron, Sky-Watcher, Vixen, and Orion. They have more than 10,000 products and have after sales services for the customers too to keep them satisfied. They are often believed to give amazing offers and discounts on the products they sell.
Great price, great products, TelescopesPlus, an online website for astronomical products offers the best products at the cheapest prices. Their experts help solve people’s inquiries and help them choose the best products. The range of brands is huge. The brands are ADM Accessories, Apertura, AstroZap, Atik, Baader, Celestron, Coronado, Dew-Not, Explore Scientific, High Point, Hotech, iOptron, JMI, Losmandy, Lumicon, Meade, Pentax, QHYCCD, Revolution, Simulation Curriculum, Sky-Watcher, Starbound, Starlight Instruments, Tasco, TeleGizmos, TeleVue, Telrad, Vanguard, Zhumell, and ZWO.
If you live in India, here are some options to buy high-quality and reasonable Telescopes, online:
- Tejrajand Co.
Tejraj and Co. are telescope manufacturers in Mumbai, which are India’s first and largest manufacturers to sell astronomical products, all sorts or telescopes, binoculars and what not! They sell telescopes from ORION, KONUS, Bresser, GSO, Explore Scientific, Sky-Watcher to STARTRACKER System series at cheap rates and their facilities also include after sale services. Tejraj is a very good option if you are new to the field of astronomy as they would guide you with everything. You can call them and they would solve your queries at the earliest.
- Galileo Telescope Makers
Galileo Telescope Makers are a 24-year old Astronomy brand in India and have catered to many government agencies and also to individual clients. They deal with brands like Meade, Celestron, SBIG, TeleVue, Coronado, Takahashi, Losmandy, Stellarvue, JMI, Vixen, Planewave and many more international brands. They have binoculars and other astronomical components too. They also will answer any kind of query that you have about any astronomical product, what to buy, how to use it. The best part being that they have a website to shop online where you can choose from a range of multiple brands and types of telescopes.
- Space Arcade
Space arcade is a research based astronomical organization which has an aim of promoting Astronomy in India. They sell all sorts of astronomical products such as High-Quality Telescopes, Binoculars,Precision Astronomical Telescope, and Accessories such as Telescope Mounts, GoTo Mounts, Digital Spotting Scopes, Night Vision Binoculars, Dobsonian Telescopes and Spotting Scopes. They are located in Delhi, have a showroom and also a website to shop online. They have proper return and refund policies, and offer good discounts too.