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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.

They recommend us

  • "We're very happy with VisitChile services. Ten points for our guide Carlos, very kind and punctual everytime he picked us up from our hotel. We take a good impression of Chile, and we want to come back soon!"

    March/2013

    Marina

  • "My friend and I took Undurraga and Concha y Toro tour on Tuesday 5th of February and all we can say is that we had an excellent service. The guide, the driver, the transportation and tour were great, and…"

    February/2013

    Martha Herrera

  • "I just would like to thanks the attention and the excellent organization for our trip to Chile and Argentina. Thank you very much. "

    March/2013

    Roberto Lazarrini

  • "In general, excellent service for provision of airline tckets and hotels. Hotel Iorana was great!!"

    December/2012

    Peter Kardashinsky

  • "It was nice to count with you during our trip. "

    March/2013

    Maikol Andrés Campillay

Certificates

  • Turismo Chile
  • Verisign
  • Sello de Calidad Turística
  • United States Tour Operator Association Allied Member
  • TripAdvisor

Contact us

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