Birdman Cult and Caves

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Unleash the ancient magic of Easter Island on our tour, exploring Orongo, Ana Te Pahu, and more. Embark on a unique and unforgettable adventure now!

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  • Native guides

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Embark on a captivating journey through Easter Island's cultural and natural wonders with our comprehensive tour. Starting at Ahu Akivi, the captivating platform with seven moais, you'll delve into the island's mysterious moai culture and learn about their celestial orientation. Next, Ana Te Pahu awaits, a ceremonial cave on the slopes of Rano Kau, adorned with petroglyphs and paintings depicting the island's rich history and traditions. Immerse yourself in the enigmatic allure of this sacred site. Moving on to Puna Pau, witness the quarry that supplied the distinctive red scoria topknots for many moais. Marvel at the craftsmanship and significance of these topknots, gaining insights into the island's skilled artisans and their symbolic expressions. Explore the Vinapu sector, where precision and artistry converge in the megalithic architecture reminiscent of South American cultures. The intriguing similarities to structures like those in Cuzco will leave you pondering the island's connections and influences. Rano Kau, a majestic volcanic crater, beckons with its panoramic views and unique ecosystems. Delve into the geological history of Easter Island, surrounded by the tranquility of this natural marvel. Finally, the tour culminates at Orongo, perched on the rim of Rano Kau. Immerse yourself in the mystique of the birdman cult, with its ceremonial village and petroglyphs, as you absorb breathtaking vistas of the Pacific. The intricate connection between culture and landscape unfolds before you, offering a profound understanding of Easter Island's past. This comprehensive expedition is not just a tour; it's an odyssey through time, unraveling the mysteries of the moai, the island's ancient rituals, and the geological wonders that shape its identity. Join us for an unforgettable exploration of Easter Island's treasures, where history and nature converge in a mesmerizing tapestry of discovery

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