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Easter Island & the Tapati Festival (2017-18)

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Limited to 18 guests
Days: 8  |  From: TBA


Journey to the world's most isolated destination, Easter Island, attending five days at the vibrant Tapati Rapa Nui Festival; observing mysterious, human-like moai statues; and seeing grass-skirted dancers perform to Polynesian music.

A&K Advantages

  • Celebrate a unique, vibrant culture in one of the most isolated places on earth, experiencing five thrilling days of festivals
  • Marvel at the hundreds of moai (human-shaped statues) that have guarded the island for more than 800 years
  • Witness exciting contests of strength and skill that celebrate the Rapa Nui culture
  • Savor the sounds of Polynesian music as grass-skirted dancers perform beneath the stars
  • Explore Santiago's bustling squares, inspiring masterworks and ornate seats of power
  • Sample distinctive, up-and-coming wines in the heart of Chile's sprawling Cachapoal Valley


Itinerary at a Glance

Easter Island & the Tapati Festival

Day 1: Arrive Santiago, Chile

Day 2: Easter Island | An Island Most Remote

Day 3: Easter Island | Local Traditions

Day 4: Easter Island | Marveling at the Moai

Day 5: Easter Island | Traditional Song & Dance

Day 6: Easter Island | Fishing Competitions

Day 7: Santiago | Returning to the Mainland

Day 8: Depart Santiago

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2018 Dates Available | Reserve your 2018 preferred date now with a fully refundable deposit. You will have seven days after the final 2018 itinerary and pricing is published to confirm your reservation. Itinerary is subject to change.

Learn More about the Tapati Rapa Nui Festival | A brief look at five of the world's greatest cultural festivals. Read more on A&K's blog.



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