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Taura'a Island Tours

Atamu Tekena, Hanga Roa, Easter Island, Chile
+56(0)32 2010463
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Ranked #12 of 17 attractions in Hanga Roa
Type: Tours
Most recent review
- Jan 8, 2014
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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

I stayed at Easter Island only one day and I could not have picked a better place than Tauraa hotel. Owners Edith and Bill are lovely people; they were extremely helpful. I was very interested in the history of the island so I booked Tauraa's full day private tour. My guide Christina was very enthusiastic and responsive to all my... More

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

You will learn more about the history of Rapid Nui than you ever imagined. Do yourself a huge favor and use Taura tours as your guide. Larry will take you around the island and by the end of the day you will have become an expert on the history of Rapi Nui.

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Australia
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63 reviews 63 reviews
14 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

We did the full day tour with this operator. Our guide was Larry and we had a fantastic time. Larry is an Australian that has lived here a long time. He was involved in the filming of the movie "Rapa Nui" in the early nineties. He is really passionate about Easter Island and has lots of information, stories, history to... More

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Sao Paulo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2013

We had Larry as the guide, an australian that lives in Easter Island since about 20 years. He is really great. He's very enthusiastic all abouf the island and the history. We did the Southern Tour, a full day program viewing the most interesting about the Moais and the whole history of the island. On the end of the day... More

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UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2013

We stayed at the Taura'a Hotel & took their full day tour to the Quarry & much more. The guide, Larry is from Oz, so we could pretty much understand everything (!). Ok, so the sights & views are going to be spectacular but the extra knowledge & stories from the guide made it better. You really do get a... More

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Modiin Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2012

As we stayed at Tauraa hotel we use their tour at the second day in rapa nui, we took the souther full day tour for 60 $ per person. this is the tour that show the most important things in the island. the next day we hired a small car from them. if you stay at the Tauraa you get... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2012

Based on the good reviews we went on the South Coast full day tour. And what a let down. The guide Vaiheri (?) was a native islander but she acted more as a driver than a guide. We had to ask her to tell us the name of the places we went with her - and after a full day... More

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