Taranaki Falls

Taranaki Falls Track

When the weather on the Tongariro Crossing isn't great, the 6km Taranaki Falls walk from Whakapapa is a nice, easy alternative that's worth considering.

Wairere Falls

Wairere Falls

If you’re driving along Highway 27 just north of Matamata, a detour to see the North Island’s highest waterfall is well worth it but you better like stairs, and lots of them.

Owharoa Falls

Owharoa Falls

While not exactly a must-do, this waterfall with its moss covered steps makes for some pretty photos. It’s also a great picnic/swimming spot on a hot day.

Tarawera Falls

Exploring Tarawera Falls

Tarawera Falls may not be the tallest or widest or arguably even the most scenic waterfall in New Zealand. It is however unique and definitely worth visiting as we discovered.