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Address: Easter Island, Chile
Description: The landscape of Rapa Nui, the indigenous name for Easter Island, is an...
The landscape of Rapa Nui, the indigenous name for Easter Island, is an eerie exhibit of ancient cultural remnants of an abandoned desert-dwelling people.
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prices are a little bit high but affordable! you can bring food from mainland chile, anything from there, food, fruits, veggies. LAN airlines allows you to bring 2 baggage... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 6, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015 NEW

prices are a little bit high but affordable! you can bring food from mainland chile, anything from there, food, fruits, veggies. LAN airlines allows you to bring 2 baggage. bring for breakfast and some lunch because the island is full of restaurants that you will want to try out. rent a bicicle and cycle around the center. allow yourself, at... More 

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Durham, United Kingdom
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

An ultimate experience for a life time of travelling. The flight into the island was basic but greated with garlands of flowers by ukelale playing natives. The accommodation was a bungalow with rooms, very clean and food was good. Just about everything was within walking distance. I would reccomend booking a round the island tour as this gives the islands... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Volcanoes, wild horses and fantastic sculptures. It was a fantastic experience and one of those places where it´s simply impossible to take a bad photo. Do make sure you have a couple of days on the island to really get the chance to absorb the atmosphere. We where there April 2010

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Sao Paulo, SP
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

In the middle of the ocean, an island with pure energy, culture, and very special inhabitants, envolved with vulcanos, great!!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

Entry fee was included in our tours, but it would've been worth it if I was an independent traveller with hire car. There are many sites listed as part of the National Park all around the island and are all worthy of visiting - even for a short period of time. Some sites are manned whilst others are not, but... More 

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State of Sao Paulo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Мы провели изумительное время,мы снимали дом у местных жителей и женщина которая родом с острова,показывала и рассказывала нам то, что ни один гид не предоставит туристам.Мы хотим снова посетить этот остров! We spent an amazing time, we rented a house from locals and a woman who are from the island, shows and tells us that history none of the guide... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

The fee is a bargain for the privilege of seeing the amazing maoi of Rapa Nui. Buy the permit at airport to save having to do so later. Then start exploring this unique island

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Greater Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

We had organised a full day tour of the island including lunch. Unfortunately we never got off the ship. It's not quite the same seeing some of the statues from a distance but we now understand that lots of cruise lines cancel this port as it's difficult to tender. Very disappointing.

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Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

There are four or so must see sites, but many of the other gems are relatively unvisited, so take your time.

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

We were prepared to pay the $60 fee per person however there was a protest so we did not pay the normal fee which we gladly would have paid for entry. This entry fee allows access to all the sites around this beautiful island with these amazing statues. One also might note that there are very few restroom facilities so... More 

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Address: Easter Island, Chile
Location: South America  >  Chile  >  Easter Island

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