Enjoy Rapa Nui clear skies with us joining our night tours.
Learn about the principles of basic astronomy, the history of Polynesian voyaging and settlement, navigational techniques and the archeo-astronomy of Rapa Nui. Head out to some of the island’s traditional observatory sites to gaze at the night sky on one of the most remote islands in the world, and view stars and constellations visible only in the Southern Hemisphere.
- Pick up and drop off at your hotel
- A presentation on Polynesian navigation and archaeastronomy
- Telescope observation of various stars, planets, nebulae, star clusters and galaxies
- Exclusive access to Anakena Beach after hours with the option of taking spectacular shots of the star-filled sky moai in the foreground
Please note that night tours only run from Sundays through Thursdays and we don’t operate 4 days before and 2 days after the full moon.
Guide: + 56 9 44202970
More information on http://www.rapanuistargazing.com