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Ahu Vaihu, Hanga Roa

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Feel the mysteries of Easter Island at Ahu Vaihu, a complex of ruins surrounded by verdant cliffs and azure ocean. You can inspect eight examples of "moai," the famed statues of Easter Island, at the site. The eight moai, however, have been felled over time, and now lie face down with broken necks, the weakest parts of the moai structures. Pay special attention to the paina, a circle of stones where rituals and ceremonies would take place. Before you head to Hanga Roa, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Hanga Roa travel itinerary planner, to make sure you see all that Hanga Roa has to offer, including Ahu Vaihu.
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  • Moais fallen, are on the edge of the sea, so you can see a unique landscape, as any place on the island
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  • Spectacular Moai! What an amazing experience to see the Moai in person after learning about them in school 40 years ago.  more »
  • Part of the historic tour of the island where the remains of several MOAI, of preference you can see tour the Park on sunny days
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