Easter Island Chile was created 2,000,000 years ago by deep geological changes that created the remote and isolated Easter Island. Called in Chile, Isla de Pascua, this triangle shaped piece of land, at the center of the Pacific Ocean about 2,000 miles west from Santiago, Chile's capital city, is a fascinating outdoor museum of a mysterious ancient people.
Without any doubt, Easter Island is a " Must " to any traveler who wants to know and explore the hidden secrets of this incredible lost civilization.
MYSTERIES OF EASTER ISLAND from $190 Per Person TourCode EI 3days/2nights
- DAY 1:
Arrival to Easter Island. Reception at Mataveri Airport with flower and/or shell necklaces. Transfer to the hotel.
- DAY 2:
Breakfast at the hotel. A full day tour, along the Moai route, visiting: Vaihu, a place which is surrounded by enormous statues which have fallen face down; the ruins of Akahanga, which are in their natural condition and where the first king of the island was buried. Further along, we will see the Rano Raraku volcano, situated close to the southern shore of the island, and at the base of Poike, which is the most spectacular crater in the zone and where the former island-people carved the giant statues from the volcano's quarry.
Here we can see the different stages in the construction of the Moais, the biggest of which still remains at the base of the quarry and which is more than 20m long and weighs just under 200 tons. We carry on towards the beautiful beach of Anakena, where we will see Ahu Tongariki, which was the biggest of the 15 Moais on the island. They weighed an average of 50 tons and were destroyed by a tidal wave in 1960. Lunch Box and free time to enjoy the warm sea waters which surround the island. In the afternoon, return to the hotel.
- DAY 3:
Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to the airport at the arranged time for the departure flight.
- Operates all year round but is subject to flight schedules.
- All Transfers and tours are by regular services.
- Prices are per person in double room.
- Rates: Include all services mentioned in the Itenerary