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    Huka Falls

    December 23, 2019 in New Zealand ⋅ ☁️ 23 °C

    Just before the Huka Falls the Waikato River enters a shallow ravine of hard volcanic rock which results in more than 220000 litres of water per second barreling over an 11 meter high waterfall. This is enough to fill 5 olympic swimming pools a minute.

    Afterwards we relaxed in free hot pools near Spa Park. The hot Otumuheke Stream runs into Waikato River creating these really nice hot pools.
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