Visit Easter Island with Dr. John Tanacredi
Trip to Easter Island and Santtiiago de Chiille
Easter Island is 2,600 miles into the Pacific Ocean off the coast of South America. For centuries it has been the focus of exploration, curiosity and scientific research. Join Dr. John Tanacredi from the Molloy Biology, Chemistry and Environmental Science Dept. as he leads a fascinating visit to this UNESCO designated World Heritage site. Learn about the history and culture of the island including the more than 900 iconic monumental volcano statues called Moai. Easter Island is a true enigma of human history and will be the backdrop for today's environmental issues, including preservation of the culture and natural resources, overpopulation and the Earth's changing climate. Don't miss this special opportunity.
- January 3 - 12, 2017
- $2,400 (if you are enrolled in Ecology 150)
Tour includes air transportation, 7 nights hotel, breakfast daily at hotel and other meals as per itinerary, entrance fees and sightseeing as per itinerary, transportation for sightseeing and airport transfers.
For more information, contact Kathy Reba, Director of International Education at 516.323.395.