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A hike to the summit of this 400m volcano offers panoramic views of the island's solitude in the South Pacific.
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“extinct volcano” (14 reviews)
“hanga roa” (19 reviews)
“fresh water” (7 reviews)
Easter Island, Chile
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome great views. So much history in this place. Simply enjoyed the experience walking around. Make sure comfortable shoes

Thank Lutchmee M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is definitely a must see. You don't often get to see an extinct volcano that looks exactly like what it is. Looking across the rim to a view of the South Pacific is amazing. The vegetation that grows on the side is rich and...More

Thank Edna17a
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this amazing crater whilst on a half day trip to Orongo. The view is spectacular and well worth the time you spend there.

Thank PKH624
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We hiked up the coastline from Vinapu to get to the crater and wow were the views worth it at the end! Stunning

Thank pom1972
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Rano Kau wetland is really only something that you can view from an overlook on the crater wall, and is not something that appeared to be something that you could actually visit. In my opinion if you are heading to Orongo, then you might...More

Thank GringoWasi_BnB
Reviewed 12 December 2017

This is an extinct volcano which last erupted some 1,5 million years ago. It has one of the largest stretches of natural water sitting in the bottom.

Thank SharksSupporter1
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

Well worth a visit. You can walk round it and get photos of the Pacific behind you and in front of you. There are floating reed islands at the bottom as well as grapes, avocado trees and other plants on the sides. The locals are...More

Thank Sharon G
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

Don't drive up there, take a hike from Hanga Roa, it's not that long and the views are amazing! Once you get to the crster be sure to walk all the way to the left where it breaks, the view is breathtaking. My favorite place...More

Thank Ivana V
Reviewed 14 November 2017

climbed the crater up from the other side, took us about 2 hours to reach the crater rim itself, then walked around the entire crater. Phantastic. Absolute worth visiting. If you don´t want to climb it all up, drive up and start walking around the...More

1  Thank jasondayo
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Our tour took us to Rano Kau shortly after checking into our hotel, and it proved to be a superb introduction to the beauty of the island. It is one of the three volcanoes that formed the island, and you quickly got the feeling that...More

Thank DonaldYokum
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