A Remote Island Adventure, Statues and Legends
4 Night Itinerary from £1,898
Easter Island Tour
Discover the treasures of remote Easter Island with guided tours visiting the incredible moai statues, local villages and white sandy beaches.
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- Fly to Easter Island for a 4-night stay including guided excursions
- Visit Ahu Tongariki with its famous 15 restored statue
- Swim at Anakena Beach, watched over by the impressive Ahu Nau Nau statues
- Half-day excursion to Rano Kau visiting the crater lake and ceremonial village of Orongo
- Visit Ahu Akivi with 7 re-erected moai representing explorers sent by King Hotu Matua
This itinerary can be tailored to your preferences by our specialist advisors, who can provide a guaranteed price based on your choice of route, duration, flights, hotels, transport and excursions.
Easter Island - 4 Nights
Day 1 - Fly to Easter Island
Day 2 - Moai Statues
Day 3 - Crater Lake
Day 4 - Ahu Akivi
- Full Description
Monday, 02 October 2023
Fly to Easter Island
Fly from Santiago to Easter Island, quite an adventure in itself when you consider the remote location of the island way out in the Pacific Ocean. On arrival, transfer to your chosen hotel. The rest of day is at leisure.
Tuesday, 03 October 2023
Today enjoy a full day guided your of Easter Island including a visit to Vaihu and Akahanga ahus, Rano Raraku, the quarry where the moais were made, and Ahu Tongariki with its 15 restored statues and nearby ancient petroglyphs. Drive to Anakena Beach, watched over by the impressive Ahu Nau Nau statues, where we stop on a white sandy beach for a picnic and a swim in the Pacific Ocean.
Wednesday, 04 October 2023
Half day excursion to Rano Kau visiting the crater lake and ceremonial village of Orongo, where the birdman culture once chose its king. Afternoon at leisure with time to explore the town of Hangaroa and the Museum of Sebastian Englert.
Thursday, 05 October 2023
Today, visit Ahu Akivi with seven re-erected moai; legend claims these statues represent the seven explorers who were sent to Rapa Nui by the late King Hotu Matua. Continue to Hanga Poukura with tumbled moai statues and scattered topknots, and finally to the Tahai ceremonial site boasting 3 ahus, restored statues, remains of boathouses and a boat ramp.
Easter Island - Tourist Hotel
Hotel Puku Vai is an attractive tourist class hotel constructed of wood and stone, and inspired by the artistic heritage of Easter Island. The hotel is decorated with themes of the ancestors of the island. The hotel offers superior rooms with all the modern comforts and private bathrooms – including air conditioning and free Wi-Fi internet – a peaceful location close to the main attractions of Hanga Roa, and a pool surrounded by a garden full of tropical flowers and plants. Every room has a view to the garden and a direct access to the pool.
The swimming pool has the shape of Tahonga, the sign of fertility and prosperity. The pool is located in the centre of a beautiful garden with tropical flowers and plants.
The hotel also has a restaurant and a lounge.
Easter Island - First Hotel
Located on the beach, near to the village of Hanga Roa, this first class hotel has been constructed combining social and cultural responsibility with the emphasis on luxury and comfort. Unique materials, inspiring design and a celebration of the locale make Nayara Hanga Roa a special place to stay when visiting Easter Island.
The stunning rooms are inspired by the local culture and natural resources of Easter Island with items made by local artisans, natural light and natural materials such as cypress logs used to line the ceilings, clay formed into large soaking tubs and volcanic stone framing the bed and bathroom. All rooms are air-condition and have a private bathroom, safe, sofa, minibar and many more touches.
The hotel has the largest outdoor swimming pool on Easter Island, a well-equipped spa, excellent restaurant with super views and using local ingredients, bar and lounge. The gardens lead to a quiet beach. Activities include guided tours of the sacred sites on the island, guided treks with expert local guides, snorkelling and scuba diving. The sunsets are incredible.
The rates are either half or full board an one half-day excursion per day.
Easter Island - Luxury Lodge
With its location in the middle of the Pacific Ocean and home to a culture whose origins and evolution are still largely unknown, Easter Island is an attractive and mysterious destination. A mild year-round climate allows for walking the island's geography and traveling along the coast of numerous ahus that are home to the gigantic sculptures called moai. The rates are on an all-inclusive basis with an open bar, and include airport transfers and all activities and excursions.
Return to Santiago - 0 Nights
Day 5 - Fly back to Santiago
- Full Description
Friday, 06 October 2023
Fly back to Santiago
Transfer to the airport and fly back to Santiago where your tour ends.
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Prices are a guideline and per person. Please request a quote for Special Events, Christmas, New Year's Eve & Easter.
- 5 Days / 4 Nights
- Return flights from Santiago to Easter Island
- Accommodation as shown on the itinerary
- Breakfast everyday and meals as described on the itinerary
- Transfers to and from airports
- Transport throughout the itinerary
- Excursions listed, all with expert, English-speaking guides
- Prices are per person
- Prices for Special Events, Christmas, New Year's Eve, Easter on request
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