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Haruru Falls

Waitangi River, Paihia, New Zealand
+64 27 341 5012
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Waitangi River, Paihia, New Zealand
+64 27 341 5012
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I read a previous report about the falls that was negative. I can say the negative report was definitely wrong. This is a beautiful spot and should not be missed as it is very close to Piahia. I also loved the random chooks wandering around...More

Thank Elise147
Reviewed 4 days ago

After visiting the Waitangi Treaty Grounds we took a detour on the mainly graded road to these Falls. So we approached from the north and would like to relay to people that it is easily missed from the road, as is a sharp left after...More

Thank kimmyevo
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Easy short walk from carpark and definitely worth the stop. Pretty waterfalls just a few minutes from Paihia town.

Thank gcgirl
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful waterfalls, lovely short walk to view, easy access and close to main road. Well worth a visit, a short distance from Paihia going North.

Thank homedreams
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Take the Waitangi track from the treaty grounds to the falls- it's one way so you could arrange pick up or turn around and walk back (5km each way, flat or small inclines). Driving to the falls just to look at them is a bit...More

Thank Anna H
Reviewed 1 week ago

This beautiful place is a haven! The Haruru Falls walk is just so awe inspiring. Trekking along the river and taking in the natural beauty, peacefulness and tranquility is healing for the soul. Go and be part of precious nature!

Thank 140jeffreyc
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was a pleasure to be greeted by a handful of chickens who is roaming there where you park. Tge falls is a lovely sight but not that spectacular. A quick stop is sufficient.

Thank Wanda F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I arrived at the Haruru falls after deciding not to go onto a Waitangi Treaty tour and walked past that only to discover a park next to a golf course. I forgot the name and I am starting to take the warnings and the given...More

Thank Lisa K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely falls and a nice place to spend about 45 minutes. Relaxing and taking photos. Free car park close by and no entry fee.

Thank W3Z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I saw the falls whilst on a kayak trip which meant I could get up nice and close. They were simply amazing and worth making the effort to see. Great photo opportunity!!!

Thank rushing-man
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5 June 2016|
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Response from LifesToShort-Enjoy | Reviewed this property |
Private car, well signposted and literally just off the main road.