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Quite a small waterfall that's been slightly trashed by concrete channelling and water pipes... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Joanna C
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Lovely Waterfall

Unfortunately, a local woman has decided to park her van on the side and charge per person or... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
dem378
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Vancouver Island, Canada
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Reachable by hiking trail or four-wheel vehicle, Rarotonga's only fall is also known as Papua Waterfall, because water from the Papua stream spills down the cliff into a beautiful swimming hole.
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  • Terrible12%
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Quite a small waterfall that's been slightly trashed by concrete channelling and water pipes. Something to do but be very cautious on the insect repellent application - clouds of them

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Unfortunately, a local woman has decided to park her van on the side and charge per person or vehicle to see this lovely site. Kind of wrecks the experience.

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Reviewed 13 March 2018

Reapply your insect repellent before you go or you'll get eaten alive. Waterfall underwhelming but good to hear about its origins and the role it plays today as part of the tour we were on. Not a destination I'd recommend, however good when part of...More

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Reviewed 7 March 2018

Hilarious to get charged Five dollars to go up a shaky hill to find lots of rubbish at the entrance to a waterfall. Such a shame that it wasn't cleaned and cared for. Not a pleasant experience especially to find heaps of mozzies had made...More

Thank Jenny P
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

The family that owns the land in recent years started charging $4NZ to access the waterfall. Look for the white SPCA animal sign on the righthand side of the road and the turnoff to access the falls is directly across from it. Beautiful falls that...More

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Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

We have been to the waterfall in the past but a few things have changed; you must pay a fee to a gatekeeper at the main road $5/car). The drive up is scenic and a Jurassic park looking. You will drive past the local SPCA...More

Thank Janine P
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Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Went for a drive one day and saw the great graffiti wall and sign for the waterfall so we popped in to check it out. There's a short drive through some nice forest and at the waterfall a few picnic tables u if you pack...More

Thank teritanaka
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Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

We drove to the waterfall in a car we rented. It was $5 to use the road that is on private property. Beautiful natural waterfall. Bring bug spray! The water is used to provide water to the island. You cannot swim in it.

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Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

I’m just home from my third visit to Raro, and, as usual, I’m just a tad bit reluctant to tell you about a mostly undiscovered gem on Raro. However, in keeping with the spirit of TripAdviser and it’s wonderful travelers, I will share yet another...More

Thank Karin W
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Reviewed 6 February 2018

I went on Pa's walk which is not a long walk but tough. Quite muddy and in parts using ropes for help. We were picked up from bungalows and taken to a meeting point on opposite side of the mountains. The waterfalls can almost be...More

Thank Carol L
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