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“Great walk, lovely views” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Huka Falls

Huka Falls
Off SH1, Taupo, New Zealand
07 378 9000
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Ranked #2 of 18 Attractions in Taupo
Type: Waterfalls, Outdoors
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“Great walk, lovely views”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013

The trail wasn't always clearly marked but the falls were beautiful. At the location of the falls you can drive to a parking area if you don't want to walk to it, there is a little shop and pay to pee restroom (which I hate).

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“Exciting rapids”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013

A must-see for Taupo visitors and obviously long popular, the rapids are easy to view at close range and the walk is an easy one. There is also a vantage point available from higher above which is just a quick drive or walk away. No cost to visit the falls.

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“Beautiful”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

This was a definate on my list of things i wanted my partner to see. On a look what my country has to offer tour i took him on for his first over seas trip

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“Worth a look and its free”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

It's an amazing sight, the amount of water gushing down the Huka Falls. The best part is it's free. It only takes a couple of minutes to take a look, there is a walking trail available but we didn't do it.

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“Amazing Scenery and its Free!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013 via mobile

A quick 5-10 minute drive from Taupo town and your at the amazing Huka Falls!

The volume of water flowing is impressive and on a sunny day the colours are stunning.

There are a couple of other pull offs before you get to the falls where you can drive down to the waters edge.

A must see when in Taupo and the best part it's free :)

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