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Rainbow Falls

Rainbow Falls Road, Kerikeri, New Zealand
+64 9-407 0300
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“short walk” (45 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Rainbow Falls Road, Kerikeri, New Zealand
+64 9-407 0300
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I swam in the pool below the Rainbow Falls which was such an amazing experience! There is great parking and the falls are a short walk away. To get to the bottom of the falls there is a walkway down a reasonably steep hill but...More

Thank Louise M
Reviewed 6 days ago

Kerikeri is the Orange (citrus) state from Northland of New Zealand The Rainbow Falls is a fantastic view and Quiet and relaxing spot and you can swim underneath the waterfall

Thank beunzipped
Reviewed 6 days ago

Stopped here for a couple of hours, had a good swim and chill out. Some friendly eels swimming around the lake by the falls too.

Thank MattyboyLeiden
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took our two kids (3yr and 8months) the look at the falls. We first walked to the viewing points at the top but decided to make te walk down to the lake. Our eldest had a little swim and from down there you can...More

Thank Lwdzeeuw
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love the Rainbow Falls. It can be a relaxing spot when its quiet but also really fun when its full of people and you can swim to the waterfall. You can go behind the waterfall and swim underneath it. Its vibrant and really invigorating....More

1  Thank Hattie C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Access is, strangely enough, off Rainbow Falls Road. There is a decent car park on the right with DOC signage at the entrance. There are public toilets which are out of order when we were there but portable toilets had been provided in their place....More

Thank frankiethe
Reviewed 1 week ago

The place is great has a car park where you can comfortably eat lunch has a toilet which is well kept the paths are well maintained probably not suitable if you have trouble with mobility you would only manage the top of the falls which...More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Short walk to the falls, bit steep in places and twisting path. People with prams managed it slowly. Falls looked beautiful day we visited, plenty of rain to top up the flow. Couple of areas to view the falls, an upoer and lower viewing point,...More

Thank GingerRose63
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing falls especially after rain. Parking. Not far to walk. Well maintained paths. Great viewing platforms.

Thank Philip P
Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked form our campsite. It isn't clearly signposted if you are walking but we didn't have a vehicle at the time. We eventually found the path which leads to the falls, but make extra time as it does seem as if the walk is...More

Thank Angela M
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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
11 October 2017|
Response from Roger H | Reviewed this property |
Keri Keri
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.