The Thor Heyerdahl Institute supports relevant expeditions in our efforts to promote and develop the ideas and principles of Thor Heyerdahl.
Kon-Tiki2 got its name because we seek to double-down on Thor Heyerdahl’s famous voyage by sailing two rafts from South America to Polynesia and then back!
The Tangaroa Expedition 2006
The Tangaroa Expedition 2006 was based on three main pillars of activity: research, teaching and communication. The aim of the expedition was to continue the heritage of Thor Heyerdahl by testing pre-historic…