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Address: Easter Island, Chile
Phone Number: +56-32-210-0255-+56-32-255-1933
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15 of the island's famous moai statues stand here in a military lineup upon...

15 of the island's famous moai statues stand here in a military lineup upon a flat rock platform.

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This was my favourite site on Easter Island. I was very impressed and awe-struck when I first saw it. It is definitely worth a visit. Beside the 15 moai in a row, there is a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Bill C
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Vancouver
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313 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my favourite site on Easter Island. I was very impressed and awe-struck when I first saw it. It is definitely worth a visit. Beside the 15 moai in a row, there is a solo moai near the entrance and another one that is toppled over nearby. It was quite windy. Near the entrance, there are souvenir vendors. There... More 

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Santiago, Chile
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A nice place with the 15 moais (restored at the 80's) and one out of the final position. Carry with you the ticket to entrance bought at the airport. Actually does not use a drone to take pictures and movies, is does not allow.

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St. John's, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The best collection of restored moai on the island with fifteen standing side by side on the coast in view of the quarry where they were created. My guide even returned to the site after lunch as the sun was in a better place and lit up all the statues beautifully.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is the site you see in all the travel brochures for Easter Island. Ahu Tongariki is the best spot on the island to view a reconstructed Ahu and the perfect place to watch the sunrise. Since it takes at least 30 minutes to drive to this site from Hanga Roa, wake up early to arrive before sunrise!

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Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Being on Easter Island is just a magical feeling by just knowing that you are on one of the most remote places on earth. Seeing these Moais (The iconic statues) are surreal. The environment combined with the statues are just a one of the very top travels there is on this planet.

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Noosaville, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

There are 15 standing moais here, the most you will see on one ahu. Do not bother with the sunrise tour here, just come during the day.

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Fremont, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

We just got back from Easter Island in early June 2016. This was our favorite sea Moais. We rented a car and it is was about 20 - 30 minutes drive from Hanga Roa (assuming you don't speed like in California). Best time to visit is between 7 - 8 am to catch the sunrise for photo moment. We came... More 

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Garden Grove, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

this would definitely be on it. My wife and I have been on all 7 continents and over 85 countries together. And I've gotta tell you, this is one of the most awe-inspiring sights I have ever seen. For sheer size, complexity and origin this site and others like it on Rapa Nui are hard to beat. All I can... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

Nothing anywhere else similarly equates to man's imposing imprint on time as the 15 Moais bearing testimony to a culture where reverence to the elders of the land was ascertained in tonnage. Hence the presence of Moais of varying size and weight (tonnage).

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Lisbon, Portugal
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016 via mobile

To see 15 moais (statues) together and in a row is unique! It's one of those places not to miss, also for that photo! It's part of one of the tours.

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