Best Rainbow Captions For Instagram

If you're lucky enough to take a photo of a rainbow, you're going to want some colorful captions to go along with it when you share the picture on Instagram!

Top captions about rainbows

Some people believe that rainbows are a sign of good luck, and others believe that they bring happiness and positive energy. There's probably a few people who still believe that at the end of every rainbow is a pot of gold (we wish!).

There's no denying that even in today's modern age, rainbows still seem magical and gorgeous! They are quite difficult to get a photo of though. I always have my phone with me, and have yet to take a decent photo of a rainbow!

For anyone luckier than me though, this list of awesome rainbow captions will come in handy for when you want to share your rainbow photos on the Gram.

Rainbow Instagram Captions

  • Chasing rainbows

  • Looking for that pot of gold

  • Somewhere over the rainbow

  • The sky reveals its true colors

  • Fill the sky with rainbows!

  • Rainbows are made of dreams

  • Follow the rainbow

Follow the rainbow caption

  • Who doesn't love rainbows?

  • Which end is the gold at?

  • Live your life in rainbows and sunshine

  • If there's a rainbow, you know the sun is gonna shine.

  • Life is better when you're under a rainbow.

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Captions About Rainbows

Seeing a rainbow is such a special moment, so it's only right that you commemorate the moment with a really special caption! Here are some of my favorites:

  • We don't need pots of gold when we have rainbows

  • Colorful rainbows have a way of making us smile

  • There's always something beautiful on the other side of a rainbow

  • Rainbows make life magical

  • May your days be filled with rainbows and sunshine

  • Smile and watch the rainbows appear

  • Take a break and watch the beauty of a rainbow

  • Rainbows are a reminder that better days are coming

  • May all your dreams be as beautiful as a rainbow!

  • Seeing a rainbow is like getting a hug from the sky.

  • Rainbows make everything better!

  • You don't need luck when you have rainbows!

  • Your smile is brighter than a rainbow.

  • Happiness comes in many colors, just like rainbows.

  • Life's more colorful with rainbows around!

  • There had better be a pot of gold at the end of this one!

  • Catch a rainbow, it will brighten your day!

  • The only true treasure is a rainbow.

  • A little bit of rainbow for your day!

  • It's time to paint the sky with rainbows!

  • My world has been made brighter by this rainbow.

  • You can never have too many rainbows in life.

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It's all rainbows and unicorns

Captions For Rainbow Pictures

Did you know that rainbows occur when the sun’s rays refract through water droplets in the atmosphere? So you really can't have the beauty of a rainbow without a rainy day. This has led many to believe that the rainbow is a symbol of hope or optimism after periods of darkness, which is why it's one of the most popular natural phenomena to capture on camera and share with others!

  • No rainbow can be seen without first facing a storm

  • When it rains, look for rainbows

  • A ray of sunshine followed by a rainbow.

  • Smile like you have your own personal rainbow.

  • If you ever think things are too dark, find the rainbow and never forget it.

  • A rainbow is proof that after the storm comes a brighter day.

  • Let your spirit soar on a rainbow of happiness.

  • Life isn't always a bed of roses, but there's always a rainbow after the rain!

  • I was born to chase rainbows

  • That pot of gold is around here somewhere

  • Feeling just a skittle bit happier since I saw this rainbow!

  • Smile and be a rainbow in someone's cloud.

  • Life is full of rainbows if you look closely.

  • Rainbows are proof that no matter how stormy it gets, brighter days are coming.

  • It's all rainbows and unicorns

  • Be somebody's rainbow in their cloudy sky.

  • Stay hopeful and look for the rainbows!

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Colorful Caption Ideas For Rainbows

Here's a few more ideas for captions to go along with your rainbow post:

  • The beautiful colors of a rainbow always fill me with joy

  • Rainbow of hope, dreams, and possibilities

  • The world is a happier place when it's full of rainbows

  • Look up and count the colors in a rainbow

  • A bright reminder that good things are coming

  • Follow the colorful path of your dreams!

  • May all your days be as colorful as this rainbow

  • A rainbow of possibilities

  • A pot of happiness at the end of the rainbow

  • The brighter side of life in full color

  • Life's a colorful journey, enjoy every rainbow!

  • Adding color to my world with this magical rainbow

  • Living in technicolor, thanks to this beautiful rainbow.

  • All the beautiful colors of the rainbow

  • Every cloud has a silver lining, and a rainbow too!

  • The sky is full of hope, it's time to chase that rainbow!

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Captions For When You See A Rainbow

It's thought that rainbows deliver hope. Certainly, they can bring joy, happiness, and a reminder that brighter days are ahead. Here's some ideas for captions to go along with your rainbow post:

  • The sky lit up with promise

  • A ray of hope in the sky

  • My heart full of happiness after seeing this rainbow

  • I'm feeling so much brighter now!

  • Look up – you might just see a rainbow

  • Half a rainbow is better than no rainbow

  • A rainbow on a cloudy day

  • I'm all rainbows and smiles today

  • Never stop dreaming

  • Looks like I'm taking the bright direction after all!

  • Focus on the rainbow, not the rain

  • Shine bright like a rainbow

  • Double rainbows, double the joy

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Inspiring Rainbow Quotes For Instagram

Rainbows have always inspired writers, musicians and poets. Here are some quotes you can use for your rainbow Instagram posts:

An optimist sees rainbows when there is rain -Debasish Mridha

The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain. – Dolly Parton

Be a rainbow in somebody else's cloud -Dr. Maya Angelou

Life throws challenges and every challenge comes with rainbows and lights to conquer it.” – Amit Ray

But, darling, I'm just tryin' to tell ya, that there's always been a rainbow hangin' over your head.” — Kacey Musgraves

“Somewhere over the rainbow, way up high

There's a land that I've heard of once in a lullaby.

Somewhere over the rainbow, skies are blue

And the dreams that you dare to dream,

Really do come true.”

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Short Rainbow Captions

This final section of captions is all about short rainbow quotes. Whether you want to post a deep thought to go with your rainbow photo or just something simple and fun, these short captions will do the trick!

  • Rainbow vibes only

  • Count your rainbows not your storms

  • Life is a beautiful rainbow

  • A rainbow in the sky brings a smile to my face

  • The greater the storms the brighter your rainbow

  • When it rains look for rainbows

  • Rainbows are made of hope

  • All the possibilities of a rainbow

  • You are a rainbow of possibilities

  • All the colors of the rainbow

  • Double rainbow!!

  • Taste the rainbow

  • The best things in life are free

  • Rainbows contain such positive beauty

  • Leading a colorful life!

  • Keep chasing rainbows

  • Always look on the bright side

  • The greater your storms the brighter your rainbow

  • I love rainbow colors


Dave Briggs visiting an island in GreeceDave Briggs
Dave is a travel writer who spends his time traveling around and writing about Greece. As well as putting together this list of rainbow captions for Instagram, he has written hundreds of travel blog posts about destinations and adventure activities. Follow Dave on social media for travel inspiration from around the world:

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