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Easter Island Full-Day Tour: Ahu Tongariki, Rano Raraku and Anakena Beach
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good37%
  • Average26%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“their hands” (3 reviews)
“rock wall” (2 reviews)
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Easter Island, Chile
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It was interesting to visit and learn about it but was certainly not the highlight of our visit to Easter Island. It was a stop on our guided tour.

Thank retaxus
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Te Pito Kura is a relatively small site very near the ocean. The largest Moai ever erected can be found here, which was toppled after 1838. There are 5 stones with magnetic properties surrounded by a wall very near to the ocean. Explorers tried to...More

Thank Deborah D
Reviewed 14 December 2017

While Ahu Te Pito Kura is the location of the largest Moai successfully moved and erected, the fact that the Moai is laying down takes a bit away from this fact as it is difficult to actually appreciate the grandeur of this feet. The only...More

Thank GringoWasi_BnB
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

The main attraction of this place is the smooth rock surrounded by four smaller rocks. As the guide will tell you, this rock is not indigenous to the island and has magnetic properties and you can feel the energy radiating from the stone. The purpose...More

Thank Sharon G
Reviewed 14 November 2017

Legend has it that the large stone represents the navel of Light and was brought to the island by King Hotu Matu'a. The central stone has a high density of iron and is said to have mystical powers. The wall of stones built around the...More

Thank Ron P
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

This set of rocks is uniquely smooth and is supposedly magnetic. We did not have a compass to test it, but I’ll take their word for it.

Thank QuickWhitTravel
Reviewed 4 October 2017

I could say everyone that I felt something in that area... Unfortunately, not for everyone. People with wheelchair or crutches can't reach to the place.

Thank Kriss D
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Thete is some controversy as to the origin of this 'magic rock'. In spite of the myths that it was brought bu the original explorers from French Polynesia, in all likelihood it was sourced locally. Its magic properties stem from the extremely highiron content that...More

Thank Arthur C
Reviewed 10 June 2017

This site was a little disappointing. The rock is small and nowadays you cannot get close enough try to feel the supposed magnetic field. It's a curiously that, if you have the time, you might as well go to see. But don't expect to be...More

Thank Mary T
Reviewed 4 June 2017

You cannot reach the site because of a barrier (see picture) halfway through the path. If this entrance was adapted (enlarged), you could reach the site with your wheelchair. The path is unpaved and downhill - Definetely not easy, but somehow manageable. Yet, until the...More

2  Thank Wheelchair A
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