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The landscape of Rapa Nui, the indigenous name for Easter Island, is an eerie exhibit of ancient cultural remnants of an abandoned desert-dwelling people.
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I was on Rapa Nui for nine days in March 2019 and toured the entirety of the park (but for the far northwest shore - no roads). A marvelous experience overall and the main reason to visit Rapa Nui.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Robert D
Reviewed 2 days ago

Well, most of the sites in Rapa Nui National Park have been reviewed elsewhere, mostly with an excellent rating. Long may the park prosper and protect the valuable areas within it. Naturally it's a five star attraction.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank chiangmaicharlies
Reviewed 1 week ago

After having seen Easter Island's moai in midday, sunup, and sunset, in upright fashion, and in fallen disrepair, I can only say that I am still mystified. I would certainly guided tours so that you understand the history of the various moai sites. This was...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 507adventurelover
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our visit to Rapa Nui (Easter Island) was a marvelous experience, a time capsule of an Island culture that carved and were able to move Maois 30 to 80 tons to seaside villages to honor their deceased relatives/ revered accomplished tribesmen. The Island has scattered...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank VerdiA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A must visit is the Rapa Nui National Park. There is a US$80 per person fee to enter the park for ten days with a ONCE only visit to most of the Moai. If one rents a car, a rental car is much cheaper than...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank M O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of a kind. You have to visit it if you have the chance to do it. Although it can be more expensive than other places in Chile, you don't need more than 4 days. You can easily do all the main atractions...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Rodrigo S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

With the Rapa Nui recently taking control of the administration of the national park and preservation of the sites, there is more "ownership" of not only the sites, but the cultural story that plays out throughout the park. This is the reason to come to...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank gbruels
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Awesome moai. some of the locations are better than others, but overall we were very happy to have the opportunity to visit the island. Such great history. Such great people. It was a trip of a lifetime. be sure to see Tongariki at sunrise -...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank joemontana16
Reviewed 12 February 2019

reconstruction and placement of stones by a local businessman years ago.. overlooking the ocean.. $80.00 usd per person.. but have to go to see the stones.. other locations on island with the stones not rearranged are perhaps better destinations..

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Jupiter F
Reviewed 12 February 2019

Many times you see ancient items and they appear larger on tv but not the case for this area. Great area with plenty of walking space. Very wild and undeveloped area of the island with many pulloffs, tons of wild horses on the roads which...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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JCLA2014
21 March 2019|
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Response from dixiepeach | Reviewed this property |
We were there on Christmas so I would imagine it’s open on Easter. Best to check with park management for a definitive answer.
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Michelle7272
9 February 2018|
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Response from RainaNY |
I arrived on Rapa Nui today, June 15, 2018 and we did indeed pay by credit card! They accept all major credit cards now, including American Express. Not sure when this practice started, but wanted to update those that may be... More
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D3bsa
2 October 2017|
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Response from Kevin032452 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Deborah. You have to pay cash (USD) for the park entrance fee. You actually pay the fee at the airport as you enter the country.
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