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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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A most spectacular place. Go early in the morning as the sun rises for fantastic photos an the view of a lifetime. This sums up everything about Eater Island, a very special... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 2, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 NEW

A most spectacular place. Go early in the morning as the sun rises for fantastic photos an the view of a lifetime. This sums up everything about Eater Island, a very special place on earth

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Laramie, Wyoming
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

An incredible place to visit on Easter Island, one of the most visited too. These 15 magnificent statues are some of the most known on the island for their size and their proximity to their point of origin, Rano Raraku. It's a must visit on Easter Island.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

A lot of people choose to go by tour agency but if you get one of the paper guides and using one app for maps offline you can go through an amazing trip by bike. I did it, it's medium-hard. I pack a lot of water (in fact I couldn't find any in the way to Tongariki) and bananas to... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

This is one of those things that lives up to every expectation. We rented a car, so just driving around the corner and these Moai just being right there was an experience that can't be duplicated. Also, you can take all the pictures you want, but for me, it won't ever be the same as standing there right in front... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

It is worth the visit! Take time to visit this site! The view is beautiful.... just like all the other sites! And as allways I recommend to go with a local turist guide!

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

It may be a restored ahu, but you don't have to think about it when you are here, with 15 towering moai over you. This is a popular sunrise spot, and it takes about half an hour to 40 minutes to reach from the village. Fortunately, sunrises on the island are quite late - 8:45 am in winter. It's also... More 

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Kitchener, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

This is one of the main Moai sites on the island. We came here twice during our trip. Once during the day and once at sunrise. The sunrise was busier, but it was worth it. See my pictures, there is one of the sunrise coming over the mountain. We rented a car (40000 pesos for the day) to get around... More 

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Fairbanks, Alaska
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015

Incredibly impressive site with a stunning view of the ocean and the amazing moai. A good place to feel the immense size of the moai.

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

It is the largest ceremonial platform on Easter Island, 220 meters long. It displays 15 huge moai, including the largest, 14 meters high, weighing 86 tons, wearing a headdress. These moai dwarf any person standing in front of it. Its background is the wild sea. At first one wonders how this could have been built, so long ago, with the... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

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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