Easter Island Sights



Ahu Akivi Review

These seven stoic moai—believed to represent explorers sent on a reconnaissance mission by King Hotu Matu'a—are among the few that gaze out to sea. Researchers say they actually face a ceremonial site. Archaeologists William Mulloy and Gonzalo Figueroa restored the moai in 1960.

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  • Address: Past Puna Pau on gravel road branching north from paved road to Playa Anakena,
  • Location: The Western Circuit

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