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Papua ( Wigmore's) Waterfall

Cook Islands
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Refreshing spot for a swim in Rarotonga.

We went up for a swim in the pool at the base of Wigmore's Waterfall. It is a lovely spot in a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Geoff M
,
Geraldton, Australia
Never any water

Never any water. Now they charge $5 to see nothing.Granted i did not pay to see it this time. This... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
SJM63
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Auckland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went up for a swim in the pool at the base of Wigmore's Waterfall. It is a lovely spot in a superb location. The swim was certainly refreshing although a bit cool when you first jump in. We all enjoyed the experience. Suggest you...More

Thank Geoff M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Never any water. Now they charge $5 to see nothing.Granted i did not pay to see it this time. This picture must be photo shopped.

Thank SJM63
Reviewed 1 week ago

Based on our travel experience and research of tour literature, Papa Jack's Tour Guide to the Cook Islands (Amazon), and comments by two tour guides and tours we actually used, depending on recent rainfall, the falls may be dry. However, we arrived at the start...More

Thank jumbojohnhb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just reading a few of the other reviews against this location. In a nutshell - it depends on the time of year you go as to rainfall - this is going to be the biggest factor in whether or not it is going to impress...More

Thank patrickeverard
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The guy collecting $5 for entry onto the road to the waterfall was friendly and cheerful. The drive was a short one. The waterfall was pretty but there were so many misquito's that we came unprepared and had to leave again nearly straight away. Bush...More

Thank Cheysreview
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There are two ways to reach Wigmore's waterfall. The first option is to take a guided/unguided cross island trek from the North. From the South you can reach the falls by scooter or vehicle. However, the islanders imposed a local toll to use this road....More

Thank Sir_Surtsey
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While the waterfall itself is very pretty,the area in the car park was dirty and littered with rubbish

Thank Mary R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Small waterfall, good for a quick swim You can drive to this place, no need to do the bone breaking 4hour hike just for this, and once you get there its a small pool where you can cool off. Water is refreshing to jump into,...More

Thank viv_ab
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went here while exploring in our hire car - found that some kids have set up a stall at beginning of the road & were charging tourists to drive to the falls! Only $5, & you wouldn't want to walk - muddy, mosquito ridden shady...More

Thank CoffsMum
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Okay, it's not the biggest waterfall on the planet, but for a nice cool dip it's worth a look. The people who man the entry are a bit hit and miss. Walked up to the falls a couple of times and found some of the...More

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