Telescopes are stationary and can be used by the player in order to get a good view from long distances; these can be found around the State of San Andreas.
There are at least 5 varieties of telescope seen in Grand Theft Auto V:
- Astronomical Telescopes - At the Galileo Observatory - not accessible to the player
- Radio Telescopes - In the Grand Senora Desert dish array.
- Domestic Telescopes - Seen in private homes
- Public Telescopes - Seen at scenic locations - The player is required to pay $1 to use.
- Public Binocular Telescopes - Seen at the peak of Mount Chiliad.
Public (Pay) Telescopes