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Rainbow Falls Walk

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Address: Rainbow Falls Road, Kerikeri, New Zealand
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
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Picturesque

Free for all. Beautiful place to visit and take pictures. Make sure you down to the lagoon where the water collects to get a better view. Can take longer walks around the area as... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Lawerance P
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Manukau, New Zealand
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Manukau, New Zealand
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48 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Free for all. Beautiful place to visit and take pictures. Make sure you down to the lagoon where the water collects to get a better view. Can take longer walks around the area as well.

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Thank Lawerance P
Nelson, New Zealand
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70 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

I skipped the walk part with time constraints as there is a road that gets you very close. Easy access and great views of the falls. I took the time to go to the bottom and is special to view the from multiple vantage points.

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Thank Deborah v
Kerikeri, New Zealand
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27 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Easy 5 minute walk from carpark to view the top of the falls. See the rainbow on a sunny day from both viewing points. The walk is easy, take you time and enjoy the native trees and birds. Walk from the falls, have a coffee at the other end then walk back. Or park your car at the bottom of... More 

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Kerikeri, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Took some guests to view the falls after it had rained all night. The volume of water over the fall was impressive and the mist created by the spray was enchanting. Be careful walking down to the waterfall as it can be slippery. Well worth a visit.

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Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Visited this today, car park at top of falls has restroom facilities. Short walk to viewing platforms got some great pics. Decided to do the full walk to Keri Keri basin. 4km took an hour . Facilities and car park at other end cafe over bridge does good snacks . Great way to spend a couple of hours. Path a... More 

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Queen Charlotte
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 216 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Rainbow Falls is a bit of a surprise in the flat countryside it occupies, but a stone 3scarpment produces a quick drop that makes a satisfying feature. There's ample easy parking, and the trail is well maintained. Besides the three viewing areas for the falls, there are other walking opportunities along the river. It's a nice area.

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Thank Bima77
United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2017

We stopped to stretch our legs on a road trip. It was a glorious day and the falls made for a great stop. It's self led so you can amble at leisure and it makes a great photo opportunity.

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Thank HVB2689
Princeton, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2017

previous reviews are right, the falls are really going after a good rain. It was quite pretty and a nice walk to the bottom

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Thank bestiswest
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2017

We went just after some rains. It was mid-morning and sunny; a mere 5 minute walk and we were looking at these pretty Falls. Another 5 minutes took us to the bottom of Rainbow Falls and the lovely little swimming pool. We were lucky enough to see why they were called Rainbow Falls, because in just the right conditions there... More 

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Thank Vivien S
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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47 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Beautiful waterfall and river with a great walking track going all the way to the Stone Store that follows the river.

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