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“Nice” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Rano Kau

Rano Kau
Easter Island, Chile
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Type: Volcanos, Outdoors
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Owner description: A hike to the summit of this 400m volcano offers panoramic views of the island's solitude in the South Pacific.
Antofagasta, Chile
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 attraction reviews
Reviews in 5 cities Reviews in 5 cities
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
“Nice”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2012

Try to do the both tracking, to the left you can reach to the top and see horses and beautiful trees in a natural states, to the right can see the stones when they build the moais in the past

Visited September 2012
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Lima, Peru
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46 reviews 46 reviews
17 attraction reviews
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30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
“a beautiful view”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2012

A different view of the island... a different stage of their culture also... you see the real dimension of the ocean .. amazing view

Visited September 2012
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Sydney, Australia
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Reviews in 55 cities Reviews in 55 cities
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
“One of the must-visit place in Rapa Nui”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2012

Close to Orongo, this can be combined with a trip to Orongo. The ahus are probably not as big as Tongariki or Rano Kau, but it's worth well the visit, especially if it was not raining or it was not windy.

Visited June 2012
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Sandusky, Michigan
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48 attraction reviews
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33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
“Amazing doesn't begin to describe it”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2012

Beautiful view. Absolutely amazing. Looking down at the volcanic lake below is breathtaking. Incredible!

Visited July 2012
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Lima, Peru
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21 attraction reviews
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“Great views from the top”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2012

It is just amazing to imagine that you are almost on the top of a volcano, very awesome scenery.

Visited May 2012
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