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Highest point on the island

Terevaka is the largest, tallest, and youngest of Easter Island’s three main extinct volcanoes... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Linda Y
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Frisco, Texas
Great views & a pleasant hike

We started hiking from Ahu Akivi (the road leading up to Terevaka is clearly marked) and it took... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Unelma333
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Karlsruhe, Germany
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Maunga Terevaka Es, con 512 m de altura, la mayor elevacion de toda la isla., Easter Island, Chile
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All reviews highest point on the island ahu akivi the entire island nice walk takes about hours lots of water great hike hanga roa rapa nui summit horseback path ascent hikers volcano ocean shore
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Terevaka is the largest, tallest, and youngest of Easter Island’s three main extinct volcanoes. Standing at 500 m (1,664 ft) tall, its summit is the highest point on the island. The reward for the hike to the top: a spectacular 360° landscape view. You can...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Linda Y
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We started hiking from Ahu Akivi (the road leading up to Terevaka is clearly marked) and it took about 3 hours there and back, including a break at the top. It is a pleasant, not too strenuous hike if you have at least an average...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Unelma333
Reviewed 13 March 2018

I took the signposted dirt road next to Ahu Akivi and walked 1.5 hours up a gentle uphill (1 hour downhill) to reach the top, with little shade along the way. At one point, there is a short steep path to a crater ridge with...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank mrdom
Reviewed 2 March 2018

Its a great hike mainly having the opportunity to see the island from a 360 perspective and realized that you are in the middle of the pacifi so so far away!

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank thaisfuncia
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Probably the best way to get to the highest point of Easter island is by horse back. Did a great hire riding tour over half a day up the slopes of the mountain and explored the landscape.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Granules2013
Reviewed 8 January 2018

The trek starts from the right hand side as you enter the Ahu Akiwi moai site and is super to combine with this inland moai site, which is absolutely worht a visit! The trek is well marked with a sign. After visiting Ahu Akiwi, we...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank GunnfromNorway
Reviewed 26 November 2017

While it is said to be the highest point on the island, the walk up is not steep at all. It is a gradual uphill climb that takes about 3 hours total round trip (not counting time to get to this place from town). The...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Stan B
Reviewed 23 October 2017

We hiked up to the top and were not disappointed with the view of the entire island. The hike took less than 3 hours and it was not challenging, if you had an average level of fitness. The scenery was tranquil (rolling grassy hills dotted...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Sue S
Reviewed 31 August 2017

I climbed Maunga Terevaka on horseback, which was an adventure in itself. The horses and hikers shared pretty much the same path to the summit. The path/trail is well marked, easy to do hiking on your own. You don't really need a guide to hike...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank antwerp88
Reviewed 28 May 2017

The volcano that marks the highest point of the island. I walked up here from Hanga Roa. It took me around 3 hours although I didn't take the most direct route and got a lift for a little part of the way. It gives lovely...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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