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Rainbow Falls

Waianuenue Avenue, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720
+1 808-961-9540
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Waterfalls located on the big island of Hawaii.
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good38%
  • Average19%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“parking lot” (211 reviews)
“easy access” (125 reviews)
“boiling pots” (109 reviews)
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Waianuenue Avenue, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720
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+1 808-961-9540
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Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

All waterfalls are pretty but there was not anything too special about this one. An easy stop and a cool little forest at the top lookout. High traffic tourist bus destination!

Thank Callie K
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Worth stopping by to see when making a tour of waterfalls. A short hike up to the top provides another perspective of the falls.

Thank hanburke
Reviewed 23 October 2016

The primary view of Rainbow Falls is easily accessible. They can be seen from the parking lot with no stairs or paths needed. There is a path and irregular stairs to see the falls from other points of view and some other things to see....More

Thank HowardsTX
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Rainbow Water Falls was gorgeous, but what we most enjoyed about the tour was Auntie Karen who was an original tour guide, showed our group the true Hilo hospitality. She showed us the Volcano, Rainbow Falls, Richardson Beach, black sand beach, macadamia nut plantation among...More

Thank gscofield01
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Very easy to get to and accessible for those who are not able to walk far, just off the parking lot. Saw it after heavy rains and it was spectacular.

Thank rucherrio
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Lovely waterfall; I can stand there forever watching the water coming down into the gorge. Rainbows not visible when it's cloudy out, though.

Thank moral12
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Not too many towns have a waterfall in them. A parking lot is within close walking distance to view the falls. The area is lush and green. We walked up the walkway, not wheelchair accessible, to get a good view from the top. If you...More

Thank gardendry
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed the view and it was an easy walk. Not as much work as the other falls in the area but worth stopping.

Thank Philip P
Reviewed 20 October 2016

This is an easy Falls to see. Right off the road and very pretty. Access to some good photos too. You can climb up a short steep walk/stairs if you want for a view from the top but it isn't necessary to get a good...More

Thank ssucy
Reviewed 20 October 2016

It had rained every day so the water was a bit brown...but that's nature! Very easy to get to by car and a quick walk to see the waterfall...quite nice!

Thank GrayNomadsBrisbane
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bengeoros
24 March 2017|
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Response from ladyinthehills | Reviewed this property |
No, way too far for most people.
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boeschsusan
1 May 2016|
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Response from Patricia W | Reviewed this property |
We were on a tour bus but you can easily rent a car and drive to the sights.
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SuePhoenix
11 September 2015|
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Response from Tnvball | Reviewed this property |
You are correct on both accounts.
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