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Beautiful small beach

Unexpected bounty beach on Rapa Nui. It is quite small and you need to walk over a few rocks to... read more

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zuppiat
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Small little hideaway

I did a quick stop on ATV on recommendation of a guide book. It’s a secluded area with a beautiful... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
mls206
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New York, NY
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Unexpected bounty beach on Rapa Nui. It is quite small and you need to walk over a few rocks to reach it. The water is quite cold. For the adventurers: park on the southside of Anakena beach. Nice 1 hour walk on the cliffs, with...More

Thank zuppiat
Reviewed 3 days ago

Maybe it was the time of day I arrived but it is VERY difficult to get to this beach, climbing over very jagged rocks. When you arrive, the beach is small and not too impressive. I wouldn't recommend anyone wasting their time trying to get...More

Thank KYtraveler79
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a rented car and stopped in Ovahe quickly for a picture. We could barely see the sand and it wasn't pink as everyone "sells the place" as the pink sand beach. Not the easiest access, full of rocks, so not very worth it.

Thank Juliana0204
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I did a quick stop on ATV on recommendation of a guide book. It’s a secluded area with a beautiful view, but I wouldn’t call it a “beach” really. Good for a stopover but probably not for a full day.

Thank mls206
Reviewed 3 October 2018

I like ocean sides. This is a nice place to visit but if your interest is visiting a beach, this is not the place, as the ocean has taken the beach away.

Thank Matias B
Reviewed 18 August 2018

It is a nice beach. However, it is illegal to go there according to all of the signs at the beach. There is no lifeguard. However, diving tours still come here.

Thank Julian A
Reviewed 2 May 2018

The lovely beach is overlooked by a group of Moai. It has everything going for it. There are stands with food and drink, souvenirs are available, and there are nice places to sit and enjoy the atmosphere.

Thank skyhoosier
Reviewed 3 April 2018

This beach is just a short way from the more popular Anakena. Water is clear with great waves and the swimming area is sandy with very few rocks. However, recently the waves have washed away almost all of the sand on the beach, leaving just...More

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Reviewed 14 March 2018

There are signs telling you not to swim but you can get to the beach by walking over the rocks. It was a very rocky beach when I was there, with waves crashing against the rocks, but there might be some sand when the tide's...More

Thank mrdom
Reviewed 22 February 2018

There are 2 sandy beaches on the entire island and Ove is the smallest. It is about a 3-5mins drive from Anakena Beach. To access it, you will have to walk down a dirt path, climb over a few rocks, and depending on the tide...More

Thank jndst12
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