1. Easter Island: Full Day Landmark Tour
Get to know Easter Island with the help of a local guide, and discover must-see spots in and around the island. You’ll be led for a whole day through the island’s famed features and natural landmarks, getting an unbeatable insight into its mystical beauty. Your guide will pick you up from your hotel in Hanga Roa and take you to the east coast of the island, where you will stop at the Ahu Vaihu temple, located 10 km from Hanga Roa. Here, you’ll see eight moais and pukaos, the infamous human-figure stone platforms and their hat-like structures. Your next stop will be the Ahu Akahanga, the burial place of King Hotu Matu'a, where you’ll marvel at one of the island’s best-preserved historical villages. Then, discover the so-called navel of the world, Te Pito o Te Henua. You'll also visit Ahu Nau Nau, the most elaborate platform in the area. In the afternoon, travel to the impressive Rano Raraku volcano and quarry, where most of the island’s moai were carved. The day tour will end at the beautiful Anakena beach, the site of the first ancient city on the island, before you're transferred back to your hotel.