Rainbow Falls, Kerikeri
(4.7/5 based on 460+ reviews on the web)
One of the area's most popular photo opportunities, picturesque Rainbow Falls cascade over hard basalt rock into a shimmering pool. The 27 m (88.6 ft) fall is just a short walk away from the parking lot, but you can extend your visit with a number of longer scenic walks starting from this point. Bring a bathing suit along so you can enjoy a refreshing dip in the cool waters below. If the sun is shining, you'll see how the waterfall got its name. Our Kerikeri tour planner makes visiting Rainbow Falls and other Kerikeri attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • New Zealand has some stunning waterfalls and the Rainbow Falls should be on the list as one of them. Close parking and easy to walk to even with a stroller. Take a picnic and be lost in the beauty of ...  more »
  • Rainbow Falls is a minute walk from the car park to the viewing platform. You can walk down the trail to pool at the bottom of the falls and continue along a pretty hike that follows the river. It see...  more »
  • A lovely place to visit, the Falls are absolutely breath taking, I totally recommend this place, a great walk, my 70 yr old dad in law was able to negotiate the walk.