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Ahu Tahai

Rapa Nui, Easter Island, Chile
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Small-Group Full-Day Easter Island Highlights North and West
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“hanga roa” (34 reviews)
Rapa Nui, Easter Island, Chile
Rapa Nui, Easter Island, Chile

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Reviewed 6 days ago

We enjoyed a nice walk here after dinner at LaKaleta. It was our first sighting of the moai and whet our enthusiasm for our visit to Rana Raraku the next day

Thank retaxus
Reviewed 1 week ago

Take a stroll from your hotel, take a bottle of water, arrive in the big field and marvel at the Moais ........ the Moai with an eye (the eyes of the Moais were destryed when the statues were toppled) gives you an impression how impressive...More

Thank ACL3112
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So close to the tow you can walk from town centre. One of the few statues with eyes. Awesome place to visit and relax

Thank Lutchmee M
Reviewed 1 week ago

An easy stroll down the coast from town, one will find the restored Ahu Tahai, which is famous for the sunsets behind it. There is a sloping hill to the east , which provides plenty of room for viewing and photography or just a romantic...More

Thank Deborah D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went the afternoon we arrived and unfortunately by that point it was absolutely pouring with rain, still very impressive and an easy starting point

Thank pom1972
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This Ahu is walking distance from Hanga Roa the town and easily accessible- nice stroll walking along the coast. Go for sunset and hopefully with no clouds you will see beaitiful colours in the sky behind the Moai silhouettes. Bring camera with fully charged battery...More

Thank wanderw0man101
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Ahu Tahai is one of the locations that has had restoration, so the Moai are all standing on their Ahu's or platforms. This location is close to the center of Hanga Roa, with the northern part of town basically wrapping around the site. This was...More

Thank GringoWasi_BnB
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

This is the closest ahu to Hanga Roa so if you are staying in any hotel here you can easily walk here. There are three restored platforms, one with five moai, one with one moai and the last with one moai with topknot and restored...More

Thank Sharon G
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Being so close to Hanga Roa this is a must see location and loved that one of the moai had painted in eyes. Apparently very good for sunset.

Thank Tony and Sarah G
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

This is a worthwhile place to visit, but it’s not quite as interesting as some of the other sites. Definitely walk down to the water to be sure you see everything!

Thank QuickWhitTravel
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29 October 2015|
Response from Karnyshova |
Hi!) Mataveri airport is 7 kilometres from the city centre. The city is very small and the traffic is very small. So you'll have 20 minutes to get to the airport.
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