Ahu Tongariki, Easter Island

5.0
#1 of 16 in Historic Sites in Easter Island
Ruin Landmark Must See
Match the intense gaze of the 15 moai monuments staring back at you at Ahu Tongariki. Lined up in a row, as if protecting the coast against invaders, the massive monoliths represent perhaps the most iconic attraction on Easter Island. Despite damage caused by a 1960 tsunami, the restored monoliths remain as intimidating and mysterious as ever. Channel your inner creative and take some amazing photographs, playing with the angles and the light to perfectly capture all 15 monuments in a single frame. To visit Ahu Tongariki and other attractions in Easter Island, use our Easter Island online road trip planner .
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  • we went twice and once on a tour and once on our own. The tour was during the day and we ventured out on our own for the sunrise both were special and should not be missed.  more »
  • The 15 impressive statues on this site are wonderful... I've taken a lot of pictures. the site is not very large ... you are enraptured by this wonder.
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