Anakena, Chile

About Anakena

Anakena, a rare gem on Easter Island, offers a stunning contrast of white sandy beaches framed by palm trees against the backdrop of ancient moai statues. This serene spot is perfect for a peaceful day of sunbathing and swimming in its crystal-clear waters, while also offering a deep dive into the island's mysterious history.

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Anakena highlights

Average temperature in June

22 °C / 72 °F

High season months

December, January, February, March

Local currency

Chilean peso (CLP)

Local language


Closest Airports

  • Mataveri Airport (CL) - 14.5 km (9.0 mi)

Fun fact

Anakena is also known as Haŋa rau o te 'ariki - the bay of the king.

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