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Rainbow Falls

Rainbow Falls Road, Kerikeri, New Zealand
+64 9-407 0300
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“car park” (105 reviews)
“short walk” (46 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Rainbow Falls Road, Kerikeri, New Zealand
+64 9-407 0300
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My partner and I had an amazing half a day at rainbow falls, starting with viewing the ‘rainbow’ from different platforms, which were less than a 5 minute walk, followed by electing to do a 2hr return hike through the bush (not recommended for anyone...More

Thank Cailin E
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Beautiful spot, with great viewing platforms to see the waterfall, or longer walks if you want to spend a bit more time in the beautiful NZ bush. The waterfall was gorgeous. We had our little girl in the pushchair and all the tracks we took...More

Thank Brooke Z
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Easy to find - great town near by - worth the effort driving that far north of nz. Take bathers for swim under waterfall or at least get in water & have pics taken with waterfall in background.

Thank Liz K
Reviewed 2 days ago

We were traveling from Kerikeri up north to Cooper’s Beach and took a side trip along the way. The rainbow Falls are beautiful. There is a short walk from the parking area to get the Falls. Perfect for stretching after a car ride. Be careful...More

Thank connie m
Reviewed 3 days ago

Saw this spot purely by chance and had a lovely walk to the falls....very atmospheric and picturesque. Well worth a visit if you have an hour to spare

Thank Brian D
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The big falls with history. We visited on a rainy day but found out that we were not alone. The car park was nearly full and lots of families with small children. I assumed that the place must be very common for the local community.

Thank LilyChak
Reviewed 1 week 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

1  Thank Louise M
Reviewed 1 week 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 1 week 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 2 weeks 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
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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|
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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.
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.