South Pacific - Easter Island (Rapa Nui) (PDF Chapter)
This is the Easter Island (Rapa Nui) chapter from Lonely Planet’s South Pacific guidebook.
Few places possess a more mystical pull than this tiny speck of land, one of the most isolated places on Earth. Although it’s world famous and visitors are on the increase, everything remains small and personable – it’s all about eco-travel.
- clip-clop on the flanks of the extinct volcano Maunga Terevaka
- hike along the ruggedly beautiful northern coast
- seek solace on the mysterious Península Poike
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Hanga Roa and Parque Nacional Rapa Nui; Rano Raraku, Orongo Village, Ana Kakenga, Ahu Akivi, Maunga Terevaka, Puna Pau and Rano Kau.