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Rainbow Falls Walk

Rainbow Falls Road, Kerikeri, New Zealand
+64 9-407 0300
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“car park” (96 reviews)
“short walk” (44 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
Rainbow Falls Road, Kerikeri, New Zealand
+64 9-407 0300
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Some of the best falls on nave ever seen, great walk, you can go for a short one to see the falls or a longer one to see more of nature overall enjoyable.

Thank iled2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited in winter so we drove rather thank walked up from the stone house. Falls are beutiful and well worth a visit. Top viewing platforms good access for all, bottom viewing are essy to reach. Will definitely come back in summer for a swim.

Thank RTL-Kiwi
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Easy walk to a beautiful location. Well maintained pathway that is relatively flat. It is a lovely walk along the river that ends in a fairly big and impressive waterfall! You will probably see a rainbow.

Thank KasineeG
Reviewed 5 July 2017

The falls did not disappoint, there was plenty of water coming down. The walk to the viewing area is very short.

Thank BirgitE-H
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Couple of weeks ago we went to rainbow 🌈 fall it was awesome but then I got a bit disappointed 😔 when they didn't let's go by the fall but other then that it was awesome

Thank The akki y
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

You can see small rainbows near the falls pool if you are lucky on a sunny day, it's a short walk from car park and it's nice falls to view

Thank Shyam C
Reviewed 2 June 2017

If you are searching New Zealand for Rivendale then the Kerikeri river walk to Rainbow Falls is the walk for you. 4.3 km each way I strongly suggest starting near the Stone Store as the first part of the hike is the most dramatic and...More

2  Thank mafarmerga
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Easy walk definitely worth a visit can also drive to the top where is is only a 2 min walk best when sun is shining to get the rainbow

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 26 May 2017

We drove down the aptly named Rainbow Falls road and parked in one of the many parking spots. A few minutes walk along the well maintained path and we were at the first of the lookout spots. A few photos later and we moved on...More

Thank Kiwiseley
Reviewed 24 May 2017

I started out from the stone house and followed the river up using the well marked trail .long walk but beautiful easy going walk . The falls are the highlight for sure

1  Thank Roger H
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7 March 2017|
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Response from craigevil_morison | Reviewed this property |
You are right on. Great that you are doing the full walk. Stonestore is the best stating point.
13 December 2015|
Response from Foodexp | Reviewed this property |
It's a 2 minutes drive or 7 minutes walk. Once you a there you have a 20 minutes walk on the Kerikeri Walkway. It's an interesting walk but a bit up and down but plenty to see in the landscape.
11 November 2015|
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Response from misfortune2014 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, yes if you are travelling from Paihia it would pay to rent a car...15 minutes drive. Go to the Rainbow falls from the Waipapa rd end. It is too far to take a 4 yr old from the Stone Store end. .. Then its not far... More