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Ahu Tongariki

Easter Island, Chile
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15 Of The Island's Famous Moai Statues Stand Here In A Military Lineup Upon A Flat Rock Platform.
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We arrived midday on an overcast day. But at first glimpse we all in sync 😲. They do leave you with an amazing impression

Thank Tammy O
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had an amazing day with our tour guide Christina who was amazing and so knowledgable as she was able to answer in detail all the questions I had to ask . The tour was really varied and included a wonderful BBQ lunch in one...More

Thank Tracy B
Reviewed 1 week ago

The largest grouping of Moai on Easter Island. The Moai were toppled during the island's civil wars and then swept inland by a tsunami in the 1960's. The site has since been restored and has fifteen Moai lined up in an impressive example of their...More

Thank Dani S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Located along the eastern coast of the island about a 30 minute drive away from Hanga Roa (the main island where most tourists likely will be staying at), this was a fantastic spot for the sunrise which hovers over from the east. I just visited...More

Thank koheiroamstheworld
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ahu Tangariki with its 15 Moai of all sizes is quite an amazing site. Walk around the back side and see more carved heads as well in a small fenced off area. A number of extra Top-Knots are lined up nearby as archaeologists were unable...More

Thank Arthur C
Reviewed 25 June 2017

As with all of the moais on Easter Island, Tongariki is monumental and mysterious. This one is probably the most photographed and the one that appears most often in articles about Easter Island. Truly fantastic!

Thank elchavo315
Reviewed 17 June 2017

When I told people I was going to Easter Island (Rapa Nui) they asked me what was there. I tried to tell them about the famous moats, but only a few people had heard of them. Since Rapa Nui is the most isolated inhabited island...More

1  Thank Cecilia A
Reviewed 10 June 2017

This is the most spectacular sight on the island. Seeing the 15 moais lined up before the bay is a moving experience. You need to go in the afternoon to get the sun on the front of the statues so your photos come out nice....More

2  Thank Mary T
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Might be the best spot as it is -de facto -the biggest for seeibg moai . It's also the place to see the sunrise for those with a car .

Thank Andrei F
Reviewed 7 June 2017

My wife and I were fortunate to visit this site on a beautiful day. The morning sun hit the Moai just right and the area was not crowded, though I understand that it can be. Ahu Tongariki can be seen from Rano Raraku; while it...More

2  Thank jonahNJ
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Response from Mona77 | Reviewed this property |
I went there by bike, there's just 1 street that leads there, you can't go wrong!
2 March 2015|
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Response from RobbyRose |
We were there last month (3/2015). They drive on the right side of the road. I saw a car rental place right in town but don't know what they cost. If I were you, I'd take a small group or private tour. The tour guides have... More