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Rainbow Falls

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Address: Rainbow Falls Rd & Waipapa Rd, Kerikeri, New Zealand
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Beautiful!

Very nice even when water was relatively low. We drove to the parking and just had to walk a few 100 meters to the viewpoints. Also went down to the pool and back up without our 5... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
Steffen C
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Very nice even when water was relatively low. We drove to the parking and just had to walk a few 100 meters to the viewpoints. Also went down to the pool and back up without our 5 year old girls complaining.

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Thank Steffen C
Kerikeri, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Rainbow Falls is the Place where I go when I got visitors .Beautiful waterfall surrounded by native bush, peaceful and just a easy walk from the Parking Place. Sit on a bank on one of the platforms and relax and enjoy the Nature

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Loved the Rainbow falls, only a short walk from the carpark and so worthwhile. The paths/walkways are well formed and give opportunities to view the falls from higher points. Walk to the bottom of the falls is well worth it, though.

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Thank magerls
Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Nice waterfalls but there are definitely better ones elsewhere in the northland like Haruru Falls. It's a bit out of the way so you should go to Kerikeri as well to make it worthwhile trip if you're staying elsewhere. The walk around there is quite nice and don't worry about the weather as every season brings about different a sight!

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Thank RobinH1780
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved the water fall from all different angles along the track, easy to get to and any age could do it.

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Thank groomfamily
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Took the walk from the Stone store. One hour each way. Swam in the pool and under the falls - loved it!

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Thank TheBigTravelBoss
Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Very accessible and pretty falls. The water level was low so not as spectacular as some posted photos. Recommend a swim in the pool up to the falls--- it's not particularly cold at all.

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Dargaville, New Zealand
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was a easy walk to the falls and we got some nice photos. I have been unable to walk far for some time ,but we are going to go back this year ( 2017 ) and do the walks around this area. It really was so beautiful, lots of birdlife and song when we went.

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Thank craigevil_morison
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice short waterfall track. I had been to many waterfall track,and rainbow falls is the only one that we can get inside the waterfall! It was hard to claim up,but lots of fun. Also a bit challenge!because it is very slippery,and some of the rocks are unstable,may get hurt if careless! There always have people swim in summer,what a nice... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A fantastic swimming spot if you can brave the cold water! Car park only a very short walk from the falls, and free to park, lovely stuff!

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