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Rano Kau, Easter Island

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Ascend Rano Kau, an extinct volcano that not only helped create Easter Island but now sustains it. The lake serves as one of the three natural freshwater sources here. Climb to the rim of the caldera and take in a clear, panoramic view of the entire lake, as well as the ecosystem that has developed inside it. Located with a World Heritate-listed park and just off the Orongo path, the volcano is easy to combine with a trip to other sites. Arrange to visit Rano Kau and other attractions in Hanga Roa using our Hanga Roa vacation builder.
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  • This volcano is next to Orongo, you can go without tour, views are beautiful, within the volcano, there are fresh water, you can take beautiful photographs, is not to be long and facing the entrance to Orongo, is
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  • The view from the top of the volcano is spectacular and can feel as rapa nui's ancestors during the hunt the famous frigate eggs. The entire complex is very interesting and the explanations in the tourism Center are finally illuminating!
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  • It is a majestic place, you can see the full, beautiful crater to photograph, a place not to be missed visit
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