2 days - Easter Island Highlights

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Embark on a unique odyssey of discovery on the mysterious and captivating Easter Island with our 2-day excursion package. Immerse yourself in the spiritual essence of this remote island.

Highlights

  • Hospitality
  • Native expert guides
  • Cultural Tourism

Description

Embark on an enchanting 2-day odyssey, delving deep into the heart of Rapa Nui's extraordinary wonders. On the inaugural day, trace the rugged coastline of the island's southern reaches, beginning at the hauntingly beautiful Vaihu, where ancient moai statues stand sentinel against the backdrop of the azure Pacific. Journey onward to Akahanga, an archaeological treasure trove where toppled moai lay in solemn repose, whispering tales of centuries past. As the expedition unfolds, find yourself amidst the surreal landscape of Rano Raraku, a volcanic quarry where colossal statues were hewn from the earth, giving birth to the enigmatic moai sculptures that dot the island. The grandeur of Tongariki awaits, a colossal platform crowned by 15 towering moai, their stoic gazes casting an awe-inspiring aura over the landscape. Continue to Te Pito Kura, a sacred site steeped in legends, and bask in the sun-kissed serenity of Anakena, a pristine beach framed by swaying palm trees and ancient moai. The second day invites you to explore the island's eastern wonders, commencing with Orongo, a historic village perched atop the breathtaking cliffs of Rano Kau. Marvel at the volcanic crater's expansive views before venturing to Vinapu, where the precision of ancient stone masonry manifests in the intricate walls reminiscent of South American civilizations. Traverse to Puna Pau, a red scoria quarry that provided the topknots for some moai, adding a unique dimension to the island's sculptural legacy. Journey further into the mystique with a visit to Ana Te Pahu, a network of caves that unveil hidden chambers and ancient petroglyphs, offering a glimpse into the island's spiritual essence. Conclude the exploration at Ahu Akivi, a sacred site where seven moai stand gazing towards the ocean, defying the conventional placement of these colossal statues. This immersive 2-day excursion promises not only a visual feast of ancient wonders but also a profound connection to the island's storied past. Discover the secrets that lie beneath the surface, and let the echoes of Rapa Nui's history resonate through each extraordinary site.

Includes

Our tour includes pickup directly from your accommodation. Relax and immerse yourself in the scenic beauty of the island while traveling in comfort within a spacious minibus, ensuring a stress-free exploration of Rapa Nui's highlights. As you venture into the depths of the island, our commitment to your safety and comfort becomes evident. Receive a personal set of lanterns, essential for exploring the intriguing depths of the island's caves. Whether uncovering hidden chambers or deciphering ancient petroglyphs, these tools will enhance your subterranean experience. Moreover, be prepared for any unexpected weather conditions with our thoughtfully provided rain capes. In the event of a sudden shower, stay dry and comfortable, ensuring that the magic of Rapa Nui is experienced without interruption. We prioritize your enjoyment and comfort at every turn, promising a seamless and enriching exploration of this captivating island.

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