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Whangarei Falls

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Address: Whangarei, New Zealand
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Private Tour: 5-Day Auckland and Bay of Islands Trip
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Water is Life

Good place to take friends, family and loved ones. Caters to everyone, whether you wanna spend only 30 minutes there or the whole day. It has a short walking track or one that... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Whangarei, New Zealand
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Whangarei, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Good place to take friends, family and loved ones. Caters to everyone, whether you wanna spend only 30 minutes there or the whole day. It has a short walking track or one that takes a few hours. This place really exemplifies the old age old addage, Life is what you make of it. Sitting down and taking the time to... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We visited the Whangarei falls in February and the were beautiful. Of course they would be even more impressive after a rainy period! If you hike the trail you walk app. 5 km along the riverside. Well worth hiking.

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A very pleasant activity in Whangarei. One can walk around the park or down to the bottom of the Falls. Pleasant outing.

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Adelaide, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The volunteers found us a carpark and suggested the best route to view the falls and as we left offered us freshly baked scone each

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I took a friend sightseeing it was an awesome experience for to watch alot of locals enjoying the falls themselves

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Whangarei, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Another must see when visiting Whangarei. The walk down to the bottom of the falls is lovely. Iif you want you can extend this walk as it links up with other walking tracks, which are great for families but recommend you leave a car at the other end if you don't want the long walk back again.

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This nice tall waterfall made a nice stop on a walking circumnavigation of Wharangei. Lock your car if you drive there. seems to be some theft.

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Whangarei
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stunning place to visit. Bubbling brook, water holes, giant trees, peace and tranquility. Falls are beautiful. Walk from A H Reed Park to the falls. Much fuller experience than driving to the falls themselves. A must visit.

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Thank Kapmallett
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The falls themselves are amazing, make sure you walk down to the bottom of them. The walk from there is not so exciting, some nice kauri trees but not as spectacular as the Waipoua Kauri Forest. There is a warning about the state of the water from the health department. The environment was lovely to have our morning coffee at

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Despite being summer and there not having been much rainfall the falls still had a good amount of water in them. There were several vantage points to see the falls and you could walk down to the base of the falls for some lovely views and a secluded lake. This attraction is free and has good toilets on site

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