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Rainbow Falls

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Address: Rainbow Falls Rd & Waipapa Rd, Kerikeri, New Zealand
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Private Tour: Full-Day Bay of Islands Tour
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Private Tour: Bay of Islands Tour with Wine Tasting

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RainbowFalls

Rainbow fall is really amazing! And it is only a 5 to 10 minutes walk. It is really worth it ! There a 3 viewpoints. The first one is just 100m away from the parking ground

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Alina P
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Balmoral, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It is quite a big waterfall and a nice walk there. But other than that not spectacularly interesting. Something nice to kill your time.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Rainbow fall is really amazing! And it is only a 5 to 10 minutes walk. It is really worth it ! There a 3 viewpoints. The first one is just 100m away from the parking ground

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Thank Alina P
New Zealand
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118 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice falls, very similar to the Whangarei falls. It was just a nice 2 minute walk to see the falls, from the carpark. There are 3 or more viewing spots from the top and from the bottom of the falls. And as the name suggests, there was a rainbow on the falls

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Amherst
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to the beautiful rainbow falls just before sunset and discovered that we had the falls all to ourselves. With two easy to reach viewpoints, one at the top and another below, photo opportunities were readily available. Braving the spray below allowed us to take in the beautiful view although the lack of light didn't allow for a clear view... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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28 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been there before but it's an easy walk to see again and worth doing if you are there. It's not Victoria Falls but a pretty scene nonetheless.

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great day out walking with a magnificent waterfall at the end. Good for families and people with various levels of fitness. Great photo opportunity, can be busy on sunny days.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful!! This place is incredible, a must see from top to bottom especially with the sun glinting in behind, truly spectacular.

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

Located only a few short minutes from the main highway towards the north, this place is well worth the short drive. Only a few hundred metres walk from the car park to either one of the upper viewing points or down to the bottom of the falls, pretty much under in the rockpool. I've been to visit this waterfall several... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

The waterfall was so pretty, there was heaps of water coming over the top and the water spray had ensured that all the vegetation around the walking area was lush and green

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

Very beautiful place, I would recommend seeing it if you have the opportunity to! I went in the summer, and it was amazing. The water is really cool too

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