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Address: Easter Island, Chile
Phone Number: +56-32-210-0255-+56-32-255-1933
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Description: 15 of the island's famous moai statues stand here in a military lineup...
15 of the island's famous moai statues stand here in a military lineup upon a flat rock platform.
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Stunning, Perfect Spot for Sunrise

All the platforms are restored on Easter Island as all the Moai were pushed over during the tribal war period. This is the largest platform with 15 standing Moai. It is an... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

All the platforms are restored on Easter Island as all the Moai were pushed over during the tribal war period. This is the largest platform with 15 standing Moai. It is an impressive site and also the go to spot to watch the sunrise. In summer (Dec), the sun rises directly behind the Moais. In winter (July) when we were... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

This is the place where dreams come through. It is not to describe. I know that the moaris are replaced on the present ahu (because of a tsunami 1960). And Japan has payed the reconstruction. But it is a journey worth.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

One of the most famous photo spots for a reason. Go early to beat the larger tour groups and get photos without people in them.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

A great spot with a super view. You can see why the ancestors chose the site. The largest platform on the island and a must see.

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Puerto Montt, Chile
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

I recommend to visit Tongariki during summer time. As most of the historical sites in the island, you´ll find moais, too. It´s not as to go swimming, because of the brave waves.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

This any shows the great achievements of the historic Rapa Nuians as well as the teams that restored them to the ahu platforms. The setting is stunning as well

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

15 Moai stand on an ahu with one Moai lying further away - showing how powerful a tsunami is. There are examples of vegetable gardens here and this place is quite impressive as the Moai are all different, some wearing topknots, varying sizes and facial features. Close to the sea and Raro Ranuka, this is not to be missed when... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

It's for sure the best attraction of Rapa Nui. We didn't experience the sunrise because there was a storm on the day we had planned to go, but it was still amazing!!! We went twice.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Evocative sight and one of the most impressive of all the impressive sights on the island. Can be seen from the quarry which is behind it up on the hill.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

To see these famous 15 Moai statues all together was definitely the highlight of Easter Island. Absolutely amazing! We hired a car in Hanga Roa and toured the island by ourselves and were lucky enough to be the only people at the amazing site of Ahu Tongariki. It's worth mentioning that the view of the Moai from Ranu Raraku is... More 

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Address: Easter Island, Chile
Phone Number: +56-32-210-0255-+56-32-255-1933
Location: South America  >  Chile  >  Easter Island

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