Relaxing location near Hilo. Some short walks also available. Viewing platform and grassy SA pace available.
About Rainbow Falls
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No entry or parking fee. Great for all ages and physical levels. Viewing area and a small trail you can take to climb the rocks. Some kids were swimming, water was fairly cool to the touch. Much more enjoyable than Akaka Falls, but smaller waterfalls.
We called into Rainbow falls whilst on a tour and it was well worth the visit. It is an extremely busy place with masses of tour busses everywhere but in fairness you could still get a brilliant view and photographs of the falls. There are...More
These falls are located right in Hilo which makes them popular and crowded. They do make for a pretty picture. You can take a path up to the top of the falls. I did not see the stairs going down that others have mentioned. There...More
Depending on the time of year you go, there may be a lot of water or a little water coming over the falls. It's still beautiful, no matter. easy access. restrooms available.
The falls are really lovely but the site is very very busy and not the easiest place to park. Tons of tour buses and coaches but that's the reason, the falls are very easily accessible from the roadside car park. Definitely worth a visit but...More