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Rainbow Falls Walk

Rainbow Falls Road, Kerikeri, New Zealand
+64 9-407 0300
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“car park” (96 reviews)
“short walk” (44 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
Rainbow Falls Road, Kerikeri, New Zealand
+64 9-407 0300
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was any easy walk from the carpark do the 4 different viewing points around the falls. Probably the best part is when you get to the biggest falls down the bottom and the spray is up in the air. Water is dirty and cold...More

Thank benbencor
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been using this track for running and social catchups for many years and provides a decent, safe track. It has recently been upgraded to make it accessible to prams, with new gravel and boardwalks, Great for any season with plenty of parking on...More

Thank Josh H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Its an approx 1 1/2 hour one way walk to the waterfalls from the stone strore in Kerikeri. You walk through the forest whilst the walk itself is nice, the waterfall that is awaiting you at the end is even bettter. Take a swim in...More

Thank jen112017
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Some of the best falls on nave ever seen, great walk, you can go for a short one to see the falls or a longer one to see more of nature overall enjoyable.

Thank iled2
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Visited in winter so we drove rather thank walked up from the stone house. Falls are beutiful and well worth a visit. Top viewing platforms good access for all, bottom viewing are essy to reach. Will definitely come back in summer for a swim.

Thank RTL-Kiwi
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Easy walk to a beautiful location. Well maintained pathway that is relatively flat. It is a lovely walk along the river that ends in a fairly big and impressive waterfall! You will probably see a rainbow.

Thank KasineeG
Reviewed 4 July 2017

The falls did not disappoint, there was plenty of water coming down. The walk to the viewing area is very short.

Thank BirgitE-H
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Couple of weeks ago we went to rainbow 🌈 fall it was awesome but then I got a bit disappointed 😔 when they didn't let's go by the fall but other then that it was awesome

Thank The akki y
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

You can see small rainbows near the falls pool if you are lucky on a sunny day, it's a short walk from car park and it's nice falls to view

Thank Shyam C
Reviewed 2 June 2017

If you are searching New Zealand for Rivendale then the Kerikeri river walk to Rainbow Falls is the walk for you. 4.3 km each way I strongly suggest starting near the Stone Store as the first part of the hike is the most dramatic and...More

2  Thank mafarmerga
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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.
13 December 2015|
Response from Foodexp | Reviewed this property |
It's a 2 minutes drive or 7 minutes walk. Once you a there you have a 20 minutes walk on the Kerikeri Walkway. It's an interesting walk but a bit up and down but plenty to see in the landscape.
11 November 2015|
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Response from misfortune2014 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, yes if you are travelling from Paihia it would pay to rent a car...15 minutes drive. Go to the Rainbow falls from the Waipapa rd end. It is too far to take a 4 yr old from the Stone Store end. .. Then its not far... More