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Rainbow Falls

Rainbow Falls Road, Kerikeri, New Zealand
+64 9-407 0300
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  • Average5%
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“car park” (110 reviews)
“the river” (71 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Rainbow Falls Road, Kerikeri, New Zealand
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+64 9-407 0300
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"car park"
in 110 reviews
"beautiful waterfall"
in 28 reviews
"the river"
in 71 reviews
"short walk"
in 49 reviews
"easy walk"
in 32 reviews
"stone store"
in 98 reviews
"great walk"
in 28 reviews
"hour walk"
in 10 reviews
"close to town"
in 7 reviews
"parking area"
in 10 reviews
"heavy rain"
in 7 reviews
"native bush"
in 10 reviews
"walking track"
in 10 reviews
"viewing platform"
in 9 reviews
"sunny day"
in 14 reviews
"well worth a visit"
in 22 reviews
"pear tree"
in 7 reviews
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Rainbow Falls was an unexpected gem on our visit to Northland. A very impressive set of falls in both height and volume (by NZ and Australian standards at least), and we were lucky enough to strike the right conditions to see the rainbow that gives...More

Thank LucyKate
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

In our home area we are spoilt for waterfall options so these falls are underwhelming. They have a nice shape and the usual misty spray but the water is not appealing. A pleasant walk on the outskirts of the town but not worth a special...More

Thank Wendy D
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We wanted to see one of the local waterfalls to this area, but were nervous to commit to the 4km walk option due to having two under 5’s with us who have mixed feelings about walking! Saw there was a 10 minute walking option to...More

Thank Sunny2010_10
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Short walk from car park to the falls. Wow. The sun was out and we took some fantastic photos of the falls with the rainbow.

Thank Gilly186378
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A beautiful spot, not at all spoilt by those more adventurous trying to get behind the falls and get wet. Or those who were less successful and got even wetter. Walk is easy and the falls are spectacular, and you can extend the walk by...More

Thank BruceWE
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

New Zealand is a great country for waterfalls. Nice detour to break up a long drive. Soothing to say the least.

Thank DCopes
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Only a short walk from the nearby car park or 1hr each way from The Stone Store. Good flow over the falls after recent rains. Worth the visit

Thank onholidayalways
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good place for bush walk. Waterfall, bush, nice view. You even can catch a real rainbow in your camera)))

Thank Alex G
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely spot, not far to walk to, easy path, lovely scenery, not many people there, huge waterfall with a scenic outlook.

Thank amypie71
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a lovely spot and definitely one of the waterfall highlights in New Zealand. Good spot for a swim as well - the water quality looks OK. Can be reached via the lovely Kerikeri River Track.

Thank TobyKoller
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Jane S
25 October 2017|
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Response from Roger H | Reviewed this property |
No it is very steep , but the platform at the top would be OK
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Balladeer1248
11 October 2017|
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Response from KasineeG | Reviewed this property |
I review the right place, and I was in Keri Keri, not Auckland for this review :) no need to move he review.
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11Pretoria
7 March 2017|
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Response from craigevil_morison | Reviewed this property |
You are right on. Great that you are doing the full walk. Stonestore is the best stating point.
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