Easter Island Tourism in Chile
Easter Island is a very beautiful island with the appeal of a superb view and the beach is fabulous with these forests. The island is located in the Southeastern Pacific Ocean, at the Southeastern most point of the Polynesian Triangle. The island is famous for its monumental statues with a form like Figure 887 moai known and made by the Rapa Nui people. Easter Island is a UNESCO World Heritage site with much of the island protected within the Rapa Nui National Park. The island is one of the most remote inhabited island in the world. And that is closest to the island and populated with 50 inhabitants is Pitcairn Island at 2,075 kilometers and the nearest point of the continental is located in the central part of Chile in 3,512 kilometers. It is a special territory of Chile annexed in 1888. Administratively belongs to the Valparaiso Region and more specifically is a mere province of Isla de Pascua. In 2012 the island has a population of about 5,800, of which some 60% are Aboriginal descendants of Rapa Nui. The island is creating a thriving culture, as evidenced by the moai. And human activity and gradual deforestation caused overpopulation and extinction of natural resources, which led to the collapse of the Rapa Nui civilization. At the time of the arrival of Europeans in 1722, the island’s population had dropped to 2000 to 3000 from a high of about 15,000 just a century earlier.
In recent times the island has served as a reminder of the environmental and cultural exploitation. Easter Island has a very beautiful beach. And in 2013, the island is very popular once the tourists from different countries to see the beauty that exists on the island. Every day, many travelers who come here. Because of the beauty of the island is very beautiful and very stunning natural scenery. Hotels here are full of travelers because of the hotels here in complete with facilities suitable for your vacation. If you want to find and eat here there is also a very good restaurant with cuisine. You do not hesitate to come back here. Because in winter and the heat is very well suited to this place. Good luck to come here. And this place is perfect for your family vacation. ?