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Orongo

Get to know more about the Destination

Orongo was a religious town, where people celebrated the transition from winter to summer time. Orongo means “messenger place”, and it received that name because of the migratory birds that arrived there every year.

Attractions

Cultural interest zone.

Activities

Photography.

Location

Fifth region. Located 4 kilometers northwest of Hanga Roa and 3700 kilometers northwest of Valparaíso.

How to get there?

Land route from Amatu Tekena Ave.

When to go?

All year long.

Climate

Maritime with tropical characteristics. The high media temperature is 22ºC and the lowest is 17ºC on October. The rain is subtropical, with a media of 1,126 milimeters per year.

Services

Housing, food, outdoor activities.

Surroundings

Ahu Akahanga, Ahu Te Pito Kura, Ahu Uri a Hurenga, Perousse Bay or Hanga Hoonu, Hanga Roa Bay or Tai, Orongo, Easter Island National Park, Poike peninsula, Anakena Beach, Ovahe Beach, Te pito te Henua, Tongariki, Rano Kau Volcano, Rano Raraku Volcano.

Public comments

  • 30, 1899, 00:00

They recommend us

  • "Thank you very much for your organization and the chance to enjoy of Patagonia. "

    January/2013

    Joaquim Fontes Filho

  • "Dear Belen, We are back in Santiago and soon to go back to Belgica and its endless winter! I would like to thank you for all your help, you were really efficient and I will contact you on my next visit…"

    March/2013

    Yolanda Rodríguez

  • "My wife and I are very satisfied with your services, the tour that we took and the price we payed for it. The attention of Navimag tripulation, service personal and touristic guides of Evangelistas Ferry…"

    January/2013

    Juan Francisco Saraco

  • "Very nice guide ! Thank you for a very good service."

    June/2012

    Carol Nickless

  • "We are just arriving from two tours with VisitChile (one of 4 days at Punta Arenas, Puerto Natales with Torres del Paine, Pinguineras and Navigation to visit Serrano and Balmaceda glaciers; and the other…"

    February/2013

    Graciela Ventós

Certificates

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  • United States Tour Operator Association Allied Member
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Contact us

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