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Rainbow River

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Address: Dunnellon, FL 34432
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The only way to see this is on "the singing riverbtours". Beautiful river

So much wild life to see...take your camera. We saw young people fishing. They have some great fish, and plenty of them. We also saw swimmers.

Reviewed 3 days ago
The Villages, Florida
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The Villages, Florida
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11 reviews
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

So much wild life to see...take your camera. We saw young people fishing. They have some great fish, and plenty of them. We also saw swimmers.

Thank C K
Salem, Virginia
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57 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Being a person that's lived in VA all my life, the rainbow river is really beautiful. From the crystal clear water, birds, fish, vegetation, turtles, gators and the list goes on...wow! Wish it was in my back yard.

Thank lifeisgoodatthelake
Concord, New Hampshire
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6 reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Mom Ed and I just strutted around town ate locally love the big mural downtown the crumbly place and laurel and hardy Nice

Thank 123islandgirl
Dunnellon, Florida
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3 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Many people come to the river at KP Hole county park from all over the U.S.and many countries in Europe. I am one of the lucky ones who live here and because of that I go there a few times each week. For many people it's a once in a lifetime trip.There is a Rainbow Water Taxi which will take... More 

Thank larrystory44
Central Florida, Florida
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62 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great river to paddle. Very wide, watch out for the tubers. The river is clear as bath water and just st as warm.

Thank BowserJournal
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Always a great time when down on the river! Typically good to grab a beer and food at the river side restaurant and then go hang out with everyone on the water.

Thank Christina R
Branchville, South Carolina
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191 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We tubed here with a group of friends. The river water was pristine. You could see right to the bottom. There was tall flowing grass on the bottom so I made sure I stayed on my tube! I don't like to touch the grass! We were relaxed the whole time on the river. We had to paddle with our hands... More 

Thank danamc01
Jupiter, Florida
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18 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped here on our way to Manatee Springs. We arrived around 11am and had our packed lunch at K.P. Hole Park. We had called a few days before to arrange for the water taxi to meet us at noon and take us up the river so we could snorkel back 90 minutes. During weekdays you need to schedule the... More 

Thank Parranha
Bel Air, Maryland
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11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

We took two tandem kayaks out with our 10/12 y/o boys. We had a blast. We paddled the the river head by the state park and nearly floated our way back to KP. Beautiful and so serene.

1 Thank marylmartin22
Savannah, Georgia
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24 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Very pretty, nice place for kayaking, picnic etc, family fun! Nice little restaurant on the river.......Plenty of parking off 484 or at State parks Tip.. buy a park pass for Florida parks

Thank TybeeDolphin

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