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A hike to the summit of this 400m volcano offers panoramic views of the island's solitude in the South Pacific.
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"extinct volcano"
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"hanga roa"
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"ceremonial village"
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"fruit trees"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In this site you view a volcanic crater, with a strange looking lake & land formation at its base. A very interesting feature is the crater rim which is partially collapsed right at the edge of the ocean. Very easy 5 minute hike from the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This extinct volcanic crater is huge and interesting. The sides and bottom are covered with vegetation. The lake at the bottom is a microclimate. There are a couple of viewpoints to see the crater. We were there on a sunny day, and the clouds were...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Being a geologist I thought that this extinct volcano and its crater lake were absolutely fabulous. Apart for a breach in the south wall, this is almost a perfect volcano.We had a picnic lunch here and i just spent my time looking at the scenery....More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not only a spectacular view of the extinct volcano but also of the surroundings. The accumulation of rainwater inside the large caldera of the volcanic crater was one of the available main sources of fresh water on Rapa Nui.

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Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful view? The cauldron of this volcano is beautiful and even from this location you can enjoy viewing the rest of the island. It is worth the visit.

Thank Christina C
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Reviewed 14 March 2018

I walked up - an easy one hour hike from near the airport but it's up a wide, muddy road with little protection from rain or sun. The edge of crater has great views down into the marshes in the crater and the crater generally...More

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Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Be prepared for rain and it is very windy! Looking down into the crater is very interesting but I don’t think you are allowed to walk round it any more. There is a hiking trail nearby but it was too wet and windy when we...More

Thank Sue K
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Reviewed 7 March 2018

Hike up the trail from the bottom of the volcano. There is a national park hut set up where you can buy your ticket to the parks. Then go on the trail to the side of the hut and start heading up the volcano! Really...More

Thank adventbeard
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

Of course, I'd read about this place in Aku Aku but there was so much more to it than I realized. We had an excellent guide from Green Island Tours and he told us about the crater, the annual race to see who could bring...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Stunning views and could be very windy so I do recommend a great walking shoes and keep warm! And make sure you have amazing camera with you! Easter Island is a stunning island!

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