Signing up for a tour is a great way to get set up with the proper equipment and an experienced guide. On land, tours of various lengths will allow you to explore the island on horseback, motorbike, mountain bike, or on foot. To take advantage of the vast Pacific waters, try swimming, snorkeling, scuba-diving, fishing, or going on boat trips exploring the smaller islets of the area.
Aku Aku Toursimo offers multi-day tours, including a family package, that include airport transfer, accommodation and meals. Packages allow visitors to tour the island on foot or on horseback. Price Range: $460-$960.
(Tu'u Koihu s/n, Box 32, Tel: 56-32-2100770, Fax: 56-2-6332491, URL: www.akuakuturismo.cl)
Rapa Nui Travel divides their tours into traditional and adventure. While traditional tours visit beaches, archaeological sites, museums, cultural shows, churches and the great crater lake, adventure tours take guests trekking, horseback riding, scuba diving, snorkeling or boating.
Toki Tour provides lodging in a hotel, a bungalow or on a campground. They also lead activities and cultural visits such as fishing, sunrise and sunset tours, city tours, horseback riding, cultural shows, diving, islet tours, motorbiking and mountain biking.