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Marae Taputapuātea, Opoa

Categories: Ruins, Historic Sites, Tourist Spots
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4.5/5 based on 140+ reviews on the web
Visit the ruins of a special place of worship at Marae Taputapuātea. The rock walls and plinths remind visitors of the spiritual past of the islands, the influence of the sun on ceremonies, and the structures that were designed to show faith and worship. Culturally important and located in a scenic spot, the well-signposted site includes informative panels with texts and diagrams that help you imagine how the place of worship would have looked in the past. Make Marae Taputapuātea part of your personalized Raiatea itinerary using our Raiatea vacation route planner.
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  • Site on Polynesian culture. It is better to visit it with a guide to better understand but explanatory panels give good directions.
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  • Grouping of maraes on an exceptional site facing the past sacred at the heart of the Polynesian triangle Hawaii New Zealand Easter Island.
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  • Beautiful marae, with explanatory panels of different sites, very interesting, its waterfront location makes any exceptional
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  • The most important Marae on Pacific Island ... must to see !!!
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  • Roots of Polynesian origin, thought or felt a sacred place
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