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Taura'a Island Tours

Atamu Tekena, Hanga Roa, Easter Island, Chile
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Interesting and entertaining

We took a full day tour with Bill, who was excellent at explaining the history and theories behind... read more

Reviewed August 22, 2016
swtraveller1
Terrific tours with Larry

Edith and Bill of Taura'a Hotel booked us two days of island touring with Larry of Kanga Nui tours... read more

Reviewed May 17, 2014
LLKCVictoria
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Aug 22, 2016
“Interesting and entertaining”
May 17, 2014
“Terrific tours with Larry”
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Atamu Tekena, Hanga Roa, Easter Island, Chile
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Reviewed August 22, 2016

We took a full day tour with Bill, who was excellent at explaining the history and theories behind the moai statues and other structures, along with their significance, meaning and transportation. We travelled across the south of the island (stopping at many fascinating locations) then...More

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Reviewed May 17, 2014

Edith and Bill of Taura'a Hotel booked us two days of island touring with Larry of Kanga Nui tours. Larry is a real character who knows his stuff. He offers a variety of exhaustive (and exhausting) and fun trips around this fascinating island. It was...More

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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...More

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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...More

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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....More

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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...More

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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...More

Thank Chris B
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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...More

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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...More

5  Thank Hanning
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