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Waterfall Way, Armidale
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Waterfall Way, a scenic route that gets its name from the waterfalls encompassed in the Dorrigo National Park, is frequently cited as one of Australia’s most beautiful tourist drives. Seven national parks, three of which are listed as World Heritage Areas and form part of the Gondwana rain forests of Australia, are located on or close to the route, which is a vital link between coastal and inland New South Wales. Along this route, which is 191 kilometers (119 mi) long, there are plenty of natural attractions for you to enjoy, including lush tropical rain forests, cascading waterfalls, and sprawling plains. Numerous spots along the way offer a range of accommodations, outdoor cafés, open-air markets, and roadside food stalls. A visit to Waterfall Way represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Armidale trip itinerary builder to plot your vacation.
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  • Great walk - well sign posted 6.6kms long . 2 Beautiful waterfalls. Moderate fitness required to walk back up slope. 
  • Spent 1 day driving along the waterfall way - started out from Coffs Harbour and stopped in Armidale. Along the way, there were a couple of small towns to check out and several walks/waterfalls to enj...  more »
  • We enjoyed driving the tourist routes through Canyon Country and admire the waterfalls and lush growth since all the recent rain