Appreciating Easter Island’s cultural heritage can be tricky on a self-led excursion. Make the most of your time on the island with 2 full-day tours, and discover the island’s iconic moai statues, as well as its picturesque beaches, volcanic landmarks, and a ceremonial village. Forget the guidebook with insights provided by your guide, and enjoy daily round-trip transfer from your hotel for a seamless sightseeing experience.
Make the most of a once-in-a-lifetime trip to the iconic archaeological sites at Easter Island on this private tour. Learn about the history of the monolithic carvings from your guide before stopping to visit less-frequented natural attractions, including the Rano Kau crater and Anakena beach. Hotel pickup and drop-off and private transportation ensure a comfortable and convenient experience.
Moai Rise and Fall: Full Day Private Tour is an archaeological field trip that explores the meaning, inception, creation and destruction of the megalithic statues of Rapa Nui (Easter Island). By visiting several key sites, the whole story of the moai comes to life through the explanations of a local expert with academic background. This field trip is based on scientific, ethnographic and historical evidence, supplemented by a deep knowledge of our oral tradition.RPS Experiences is the tourism wing of the Rapanui Pioneers Society, a research and educational organization formed by thoroughly experienced members. Our slow tours go against the fast-paced group tours to make sure that our Rapanui culture is well represented. We visit the sites during the hours of best light and avoiding (as much as possible) the busy hours, and we take our time on each site to get the full experience. This tour is also customizable depending on our travelers' special interests.Private service only.
It is one of the most recommended excursions to do on the island, mainly as it runs through several of the main attractions such as Rano Raraku and Ahu Tongariki, ending with a relaxing time on the most beautiful beach in Rapa Nui. The route is quite accessible for all types of people and with different conditions. Our private excursion service also includes hydration and we adapt to the needs of the client.Venture to a journey with a lot of history and archeology with a specialized guide and attentive to the needs of each of our visitors.
Learn about how ancient Polynesians used the night sky to navigate as you gaze upon the night sky with this evening stargazing experience. You'll start by attending a presentation on Polynesian history and astronomy before venturing to an observation site. Here you'll get to check out stars and planets through telescopes and with the naked eye before a quick visit to Anakena Beach to do some night photography before returning to your hotel.
Discover the dramatic beauty and rich history of Easter Island on a captivating full-day tour from Hanga Roa. Admire an intriguing tableau of iconic ‘moai’ sculptures with an experienced archeologist guide; explore the volcanic slopes and dramatic quarry of Rano Raraku; and marvel at the sacred ceremonial sites in Ahu Akahanga. Conclude your enriching exploration while reclining on the blissful beach of Anakena for a tranquil finish.
The Moai Roads: Half Day Private Tour is an archaeological field trip based on scientific, ethnographic and historical evidence suplemented by a deep knowledge of our oral tradition. This tour is also customizable depending on our travelers' special interests.RPS Experiences is the tourism wing of the Rapanui Pioneers Society, a research and educational organization formed by thoroughly experienced members. Our guides are scholars or local experts with a vast trajectory working in tourism and experience with some of the top companies in Rapa Nui and abroad.Our slow tours go against the fast-paced group tours to make sure that our Rapanui culture is well represented. We visit the sites during the hours of best light and avoiding (as much as possible) the busy hours, and we take our time on each site to experience them fully.
It is an opportunity for our clients to know our beautiful island with a well prepared and local guide, which gives added value to your excursion. All our guides are Rapa Nui, and we want to enhance the interaction of our people with our visitors and ensure that their experience is the best.This tour was prepared mainly for visitors who want to live unique emotions, and who can know everything that our island offers.The tour is quite accessible for all types of people and with different conditions. Our private excursion service also includes hydration and we adapt to the needs of the client.Venture into a tour with a lot of history and archeology with a specialized guide and attentive to the needs of each of our visitors.
Uncover the secrets of Easter Island by piecing together the many clues given to us by the gigantic sculpted megaliths that cover this mysterious land. Start the journey by visiting Tahai (a restored ancestral village). Visit the ruins of the fallen moai at Ahu Akahanga. Visit Ahu Tongariki, where fifteen stone giants watch over the land as silent sentinels.Spend a bulk of the afternoon absorbing the grandeur of Rano Raraku, the volcano crater that acted as a stone quarry and birthplace for these immense figures. Visit Ahu Te Pito Kura and see the legendary magnetic stone. Finish the day among coconut palms, turquoise water and white sand at Anakena Beach (Ahu Nau Nau).Moai Monuments small group tour runs on Sundays, Tuesdays and Thursdays from November to April. Minimum of 2 and a max 8 people. Pick up from your lodgings is between 9:30AM-10:00AM.Lunch is not included but there is an opportunity to buy refreshments from the café at Rano Raraku. National Park ticket NOT INCLUDED
Unearth some of the gems of Easter Island´s fascinating past with stops at several significant sites of interest. Take in the breathtaking views at the giant cauldron of Rano Kau, a miniature eco-system and the largest volcano crater on the island.Experience the wind on your face at the clifftop ceremonial village of Orongo, and discover the significance of the Birdman Cult that emerged out of the ruins of the Moai building era. Finish the day with a visit to Ahu Akivi, the renowned seven inland moai that stand gazing oceanwards, and explore the large and unique cave system of Ana Te Pahu, known affectionately as "The Banana Cave".The Historic Pathways small group tour runs on Mondays, Wed and Fridays. (English or Spanish). Pick up from your lodgings is between 9:30AM-10:00AM. Lunch is not included in the tour, but there is an opportunity to have lunch at a small restaurant in Hanga Roa halfway through the day.
We offer a personalized, professional and quality service.We have experience working with groups, we are flexible and we adapt to the interests and requests of our travelers so that they enjoy every minute of their experience.
Spend the day immersed in Easter Island's culture, history, and folklore during this small-group tour. With just eight other travelers, follow your guide to the island's most important landmarks, including Puna Pau, Rano Kau, Ahu Akivi, and others. Round-trip hotel transportation included. Small-group tour ensures personalized attention and an intimate atmosphere.
Discover Easter Island’s most spectacular moai statues on a small-group tour that’s limited to eight travelers. See the biggest and most impressive remnants of the ancient Easter Island civilization, from the fallen statues of the southwest to the towering monuments on the island’s eastern edge. At each site, learn the stories behind the statues, exploring what’s known—and what remains a mystery—about Easter Island moai. For your convenience, this tour of Easter Island includes pickup and drop-off at all island hotels.
Combine three of Easter Island’s most popular tours into one great-value package with this Super Saver deal. Stand in awe before the island’s iconic moai statues on a 3.5-hour tour of the UNESCO-listed archaeological sites of Ahu Akivi, Ahu Vinapu and Puna Pau. Visit the Tahai ceremonial complex, the Rano Kau volcano and the village of Orongo on a half-day tour, then explore the Rano Raraku volcano and Anakena Beach on a full-day tour including lunch. Best of all: you can take the tours in any order and hotel pick-ups are included.
Uncover the archaeological mysteries of Easter Island’s Rupa Nui National Park on this enthralling half-day excursion. Gaze in wonder at the distinctive ‘moai’ stone sculptures and gain insight into the island’s captivating history with an expert guide. Marvel at ancient masonry as you wander the verdant enclave of the park, appreciating stunning panoramas of the ocean. Visit the picturesque harbor town of Hanga Piko to observe a ceremonial moai, the stonework of which has perplexed experts for centuries.
Delve into the mystifying mysteries of Easter Island on an intriguing half-day tour of the southwestern coast. Visit a series of iconic ‘moai’ sculptures at the Tahai ceremonial complex; admire advanced stone masonry in the traditional Orongo village; and venture into the depths of darkened caves to marvel at ancient murals. Watch waves crash against the dramatic cliffs of the coastline and absorb the natural splendor of a crater lake at the colossal Rang Kau volcano, while gaining fascinating insight into the Rapa Nui culture. Convenient round-trip transportation is included from your hotel in Hanga Roa.
The magic of Easter Island will surprise you when you arrive, a guide will wait for you at the airport to depart with your itinerary.Upon arrival at the hotel you can sleep or enjoy the pool, we recommend rest before starting the tour, remember that it is about 5 hours flight more or less from Santiago de Chile.The days that come to enjoy are 4, a perfect place to ignore and find peace, one of the most visited places in America, including transfers, hotels, tours in addition to a reception at the hotel with a flower necklace. , everything you need to enjoy the mystery of the island and its surrounding beaches, volcanoes, statues of Moai and the incredible sacred places of the ancestors to visit.Finally, a complete vision of the island will be taken of its people and its culture, a unique experience that you will not forget.
Unravel the mysteries of Rapa Nui (or, "Easter Island") on this full-day private guided tour of its archeological sites. In the company of just your party, enjoy your guide's undivided attention as they show you around the islands' moai and explain the complex methods used to create these incredible figures. Also visit the quarry of Rano Raraku where the ancient islanders carved the moai before transporting them to their ahus (platforms).
See a different side of Easter Island on this private excursion to four historic caves once used by the Rapa Nui people. As you trek to the caves, your guide shares legends and lore behind these natural attractions and points out other archaeological sites along the way.
To think of Rapa Nui is to imagine huge statues that are scattered throughout the island, but not many know that Rapa Nui's history was not only forged over its territory, but also under it. This tour marvels us with beautiful underground landscapes, fresh water sources, archaeological remains of settlements, farming systems, bio-diversity and much more.Encourage yourself to be one of the few who manage to get to know this mysterious world, together with an experienced local guide.