Today we will start this
beautiful experience leaving early in the morning from your hotel at
06:00 am approximately, or before the sun rises on the horizon, to
head to the sector of Hanga Nui.
As we approach the Ahu Tongariki, we will see the
imposing silhouettes of the 15 moais of 22
meters long, crowning this platform
ceremonial, gradually emerging from the gloom. the view is
truly amazing, since the stone colossi look like guardians
watchmen of the island`s ancestral past.
As we walk by
the path that leads to Tongariki on the
darkness, you can feel the excitement and anticipation building. The sound of
the waves crashing on the nearby coast and the soft breeze will accompany you on your
The Ahu Tongariki is the largest and most majestic archaeological site in the
Island, as the sun begins to rise on the horizon, the skies
dyed in warm and golden tones. The moais,
with their faces carved in stone,
They start to light up slowly.
unique experience, our guide will share with us the history and the
cultural significance behind the moais and civilization
Rapa Nui. We will learn about the construction of these huge statues, the way they were transported and erected,
as well as the beliefs and lifestyle of the ancient inhabitants of the
island. We will also have the opportunity to take amazing pictures,
capture the magic and changing colors in the sky with the silhouette of these
excursion is particularly special between December 21, “summer solstice”, and March 21, “autumn equinox”, when
the sun rises from the back of the Ahu, between its
gigantic stone sculptures, giving away unforgettable images. After
on those dates, the sun rises behind the volcano
Poike, where also wonderful images.
enjoy this beautiful and unique view, we can
have breakfast in the place
to then begin our return to the hotel.
some, an experience that you will keep in your memories forever!