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Humboldt Falls is a waterfall located in the Hollyford Valley in the Fiordland district of New Zealand. They fall 275 metres in three drops; the largest of the three drops is 134 metres high.Using our custom trip planner, Milford Sound attractions like Humboldt Falls can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
The track to Humboldt Falls begins from Hollyford Road. In order to get to Hollyford Road, turn from the Milford Road. The trail back from the falls is about half an hour while it is 600 m long. The track is graded well and allows someone to climb easily in order to get a good view from the falls.
Humboldt Falls Reviews
To be clear, in many other places this would be a "must do" but New Zealand has so many incredible and more accessible sights that I feel this one should be quite far down the list. It's a long and..... more »
Visited the falls on a trip to Milford Sound. After spending three weeks in New Zealand, I''m embarrassed to admit that eventually you become numb to all the extraordinardy sights because there are... more »
15 minutes walk to a platform, which isn't so close to the waterfall. One big waterfall and a smaller one to the right. The drive to it is on a unpaved road. It needs maybe 40 minutes to the car park. When you walk from the car park 3 minutes down the road, there is a nice river and the start from a great walk.
A bit strenuous walk (for non active people)up to the top but worth it .
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