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Haruru Falls

Waitangi River, Paihia, New Zealand
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Waitangi River, Paihia, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The falls are a short walk from the car park and are very beautiful...we were, however accosted by some chickens when we parked our and they started pecking the car looking for food. They had to be shooed away to allow us to walk to...More

Thank cmjUK
Reviewed 3 days ago

Loved how we were greeted with chickens at the parking lot. The kids thought it was funny. The falls were small but beautiful.

Thank JayV88
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You can go two ways to the falls, either by road 3km or The Walking Trek 6km which is stunning. Well worth the walk.

Thank Catiles2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Worth the stop. In a beautiful setting and easy to get to. Just a short walk from the parking area to the falls.

Thank jtehlor
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Easy to drive to and just a short walk to the falls. These are broad falls with a lot of water flowing over the drop. It was a nice short side trip, but if you have seen a lot of other water falls, then this...More

Thank waejae_jae
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice 5k walk from the waitangi treaty grounds through mangroves and forest. The waterfall is begger than anything in the uk and better still it was free!

Thank Chris H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The falls them self are not as spectacular as other falls we have seen, but the 10 km walk (5 each way) was very nice. Not very difficult, although not suitable for strollers or whealchairs. The highlight for us were the Mangrove-trees since we had...More

Thank NoraFromLuxembourg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited whilst staying in Paihia. The falls are very pleasant; I viewed from one side that didn't get too close (probably best with small children). The other side thee is no barrier at the edge.

Thank Simm0s
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful falls right beside the road. En route between Paihia & Keri Keri so convenient stop. Walking tracks to/from Waitangi

Thank nfoxynf
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Short stop here, on our way on to our next holiday stop. The walk to the falls are easy and the falls themselves are really impressive. Well worth a visit.

Thank NikE7
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Response from LifesToShort-Enjoy | Reviewed this property |
Private car, well signposted and literally just off the main road.