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(Tour in French) DISCOVER EASTERN ISLAND AND ITS ARCHITECTURAL ACHIEVEMENTS

(Excursion available from mid-November to the end of March, summer hours of the sites). Our longest circuit. AROHA TOURS RAPA NUI makes you enjoy your day to the fullest by visiting the main archaeological sites and the magnificent natural landscapes of the island.
With the latest scientific and academic studies, we take you to discover this fantastic megalithic civilization
If you only have or want to spend one day on a guided tour, this is THE tour to book.
The private nature of the excursion ensures personal attention.
We adapt to your desires, at your own pace, trying to avoid tourist overcrowding on sites.

per adult from

$278

AUD

Duration

9 to 10 hours

Pickup

Hotel pickup available

Voucher

Mobile ticket

Select Date and Travellers

No tour options available.

  • What's included :
    • Private transportation
    • Private guided tours with French tour guide
    • Entry/Admission - Rano Kau
    What's excluded :
    • entrance ticket, 80 USD / pers., (7-17 years, 40 USD), valid for 10 days and for all sites.
    • Lunch - Restaurant on site or picnic (developed area).
    • Entry/Admission - Ahu Tahai
    • Entry/Admission - Anakena Beach
    • Entry/Admission - Ahu Te Pito Kura
    • Entry/Admission - Papa Vaka
    • Entry/Admission - Pu o Hiro
    • Entry/Admission - Ahu Tongariki
    • Entry/Admission - Rano Raraku
    • Entry/Admission - Puna Pau
    • Entry/Admission - Orongo
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Ahu Tahai, Rapa Nui, Easter Island Chile

    Very nice ceremonial complex restored in the village, nestled in the bay of Hanga Roa. This former royal residence is the ideal place to admire the sunsets with several platforms and Moai in the foreground. It is also an opportunity to understand the territorial arrangement characteristic of the ancient civilization and the way in which humans modify their environment to arrive at these surprising constructions.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Anakena Beach, Easter Island Chile

    On the other side of the island, opposite the only village, the white sandy beach of Rapa Nui: Anakena. This is where the first Polynesian settlers arrived. An idyllic place, worthy of the most beautiful postcards, bathed in translucent waters and sheltered in the only coconut grove of Easter Island. Here, too, the site has been completely restored, and its Moai are the best preserved that we can still admire today.



    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Stop At: Ahu Te Pito Kura, Easter Island Chile

    Continuing between Anakena beach and the Poike peninsula in the North East, you will discover the largest Moai which was raised on its altar. Knocked down in the 19th century and broken in two, it bears witness to the gigantism of this astonishing megalithic civilization. Next to the platform, a stone with magnetic anomalies seems to protect the giant stone.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Papa Vaka, Camino Vaitea Anakena, Easter Island Chile

    Shortly after, we stop on a basalt outcrop that houses petroglyphs, the other great expression of the Neolithic civilization of Easter Island. Concentrated on fishery resources, these representations remind us of the importance of the marine universe, an essential component of the Rapa Nui environment.


    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Pu o Hiro, Hanga Roa, Easter Island Chile

    A stop of a few minutes to appreciate the aerophone stone.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: Ahu Tongariki, Easter Island Chile

    Then we will arrive at one of the architectural gems of Polynesia: the Ahu Tongariki. It is the most important and undoubtedly the most remarkable restored site on the island. 15 Moai, these monoliths that have made Easter Island world famous, face visitors. Supposed to be astronomical, the sunrises give the place a special atmosphere.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Rano Raraku, Easter Island Chile

    Almost all the stone giants of Easter Island have been carved here. The Moai quarry is the site that most fascinates visitors. Hundreds of statues are still there and continue to captivate tourists from around the world who wander among them.

    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Stop At: Puna Pau, Hanga Roa, Easter Island Chile

    Rapa Nui's other career, that of hats and / or hairstyles and facings. The gigantism of the statues was no longer sufficient on its own: the red stone was then used for the sake of aesthetics. Superb panoramic view over the bay of Hanga Roa.


    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Rano Kau, Easter Island Chile

    Here too, one of the most beautiful panoramas of Rapa Nui. The large crater of the extinct volcano and its indentation on the vastness of the South Pacific reminds us of the geographic isolation of Easter Island.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Orongo, Easter Island Chile

    Tangata Manu, the cult of the Bird Man. The ceremonial village of Orongo, repeatedly restored, was built on the side of a cliff, facing the islets that shelter the seabirds that come to lay eggs there during the southern spring. The quest for the first egg designated the religious authority of the year.

    Duration: 1 hour

  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Departure: 09:00Whatever the place of your accommodation (hotel, residence, guesthouse, camping, cruise), we will pick you up.Airports
    • Mataveri Intl Airport, Easter Island Chile
    Ports
    • Hanga Piko, Hanga Roa, Easter Island, Valparaíso, Chile
    Departure Time :
    9:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    -
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

-

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

8

Organised by AROHA TOURS RAPA NUI

Activity ID: V-179169P2

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