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Ahu Vaihu

Coastal Road, Hanga Roa, Easter Island, Chile
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Fascinating place

Great way to learn the history of the island. All the moai ended up being pushed over. Get your... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2013
befird
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Winston Salem, North Carolina
Fascinating

Our guide, Lily "China" Pakarati, introduced us to a fascinating, sometimes tragic, history of the... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2013
Frank H
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Worcester, Massachusetts
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Coastal Road, Hanga Roa, Easter Island, Chile
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Reviewed 25 September 2013

Great way to learn the history of the island. All the moai ended up being pushed over. Get your guide Larry from the Taura hotel to show you around.

1  Thank befird
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Reviewed 9 June 2013

Our guide, Lily "China" Pakarati, introduced us to a fascinating, sometimes tragic, history of the Island.

Thank Frank H
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Reviewed 8 February 2013

When population density and depletion of resources caused conflicts among the Easter Island villages, east to west, the moai were downed because they afforded protection to the villagers and their destruction would diminish that protection. Some moai were affected by natural disasters. Repositioned moai on...More

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