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Address: Waianuenue Avenue, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720
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Waterfalls located on the big island of Hawaii.

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Double falls that are good if rain has been recent. Short walk with nice scenery all around. Right about in Hilo, just follow signs, must see if in area.

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Atlantic Beach, Florida
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The best part was the Swiss family style banyan tree at the top of the falls. We have see waterfalls on other islands that were so beautiful.

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Lafayette, Colorado
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This is a lovely spot very close, actually right in Hilo. The falls are gorgeous and there are a few nice viewing spots. There is also a hike right down to the falls, we didn't take it...we were told it was not very long but steep. The only negative is that this is a stop for everyone including many many... More 

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Oklahoma
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If you are there when the sun is shining in mid morning the spray is supposed to create a rainbow. When we were there it was raining, but still beautiful. You can go up stairs and see the top of the falls also.

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Oconomowoc, Wisconsin
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Double falls that are good if rain has been recent. Short walk with nice scenery all around. Right about in Hilo, just follow signs, must see if in area.

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Port Angeles, Washington
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Don't miss the short jaunt up to Rainbow Falls while in Hilo. There is great parking, clean restrooms and a wonderful short walk through a bamboo forest after you see the falls.

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Brisbane, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Picturesque, tranquil setting and scenery short drive from the centre of Hilo. Lovely way to spend an hour. Only downside, there wasn't a rainbow.

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Eastham, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Beautiful and easy to get to. You. Can hike down a short path to the rocks and have an amazing view!

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Thank j72g
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Dropped by here today during our Hilo tour around. Pretty way to find and unexpectedly stunning! Worth the detour.

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Every time we visit there's a rainbow here! Not a Wow factor in regards to a waterfall but the rainbows seal the deal as a must visit stop.

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belmont nc
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Drive up and park waterfall. You can hike to the top if you have some medium range of agility but not necessary. Very pretty. Draws crowds due to its close proximity and easy road access.

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