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Address: Easter Island, Chile
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+56 32 210 0255
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15 of the island's famous moai statues stand here in a military lineup upon...

15 of the island's famous moai statues stand here in a military lineup upon a flat rock platform.

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Private Full-Day Easter Island Highlights Tour
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Shore Excursion: Highlights of Easter Island

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As strange as it might seem, this was mind blowing. I say "strange" because without visiting the site, I might have been skeptical of superlative takes on a mere row of statues... read more

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

As strange as it might seem, this was mind blowing. I say "strange" because without visiting the site, I might have been skeptical of superlative takes on a mere row of statues. But this site was truly mesmerizing. The sheer size of the moai is impressive. And situated as they are in an amazing landscape, helps to create a moving... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

i dont know of any that would do justice as a description. we came both during the day and at sunrise which was spectatcular. you will surprising see alot of folks. this is a spirtual and mystical place as well as a sad place when you consider that these beautiful moai were a cause of destruction of the land. helpful... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This large platform of Moais is what comes to mind when you think of Easter Island. one of many Moai platform but certainly the largest and the most breathtaking.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is an absolute must on your Easter island visit. We went during the day on our drive around the island following our Moai map. We then returned again for sun rise...and holy crap! It's gorgeous. For sunrise use weather.com app to estimate the sunrise. In December we arrived at 0630 and the sun was fully risen by 0830. Sounds... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Your tour will include this and so it should. All these parks need to be seen and I did not think one was better than the other. They all have a part in the history of this island

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the top attractions to see on Easter Island. Amazing to see them all lined up with such perfection. Must come here to see the sunrise - its absolutely beautiful watching the sun come up behind the Moais.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As a single Ahu, this is without a doubt the most impressive single collection of Moais in Rapa Nui, and they are impressive day round, but specially at sunrise. You have to get up early, but if the weather is good you will be rewarded with an amazing spectacle

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

OK so we weren't super aware of what Easter island was about, there are a lot of heads everywhere and I mean everywhere. Anyway, we found loads knocked over or face down or worn away and constantly wondered why no one picked them up. It'd be cooler for them to be standing. Saying that when you get here and see... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

The giant moai are amazing to look at, but the history and culture behind them is fascinating. And all this happened not that long ago.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

We went twice, once at sunrise and the other in the afternoon so that we could see the Moai better. I enjoyed the drive out from Hanga Roa. There was an element of mystery seeing the row of giant Moai at sunrise. The caretaker of the site there didn't seem interested in checking out tickets there. Closes at 5.40pm!

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