Tawhai Falls, Tongariro National Park

4.6
#3 of 6 in Nature in Tongariro National Park
Waterfall · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Located within a national park, Tawhai Falls drop over the edge of a 13 meter (43 ft) cliff. The falls can be reached via an easy trail that leads from the small parking lot and through a forest of beech and mountain celery pine. The steps near the end of the trail make it inaccessible to wheelchairs. Fans of "The Lord of the Rings" will be delighted to discover this was one of the movie's filming locations. Tawhai Falls is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our , world travel planner Edition.
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  • Easy walk and worth stopping Make a point to do this while your there. Ok for children or unfit people  more »
  • This was a very rewarding short walk. There are some well made steps. There are 2 places to view the lovely waterfall. The guy at the information place said that a scene from Lord of the Rings was...  more »

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