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Address: New Plymouth, New Zealand

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Great place for all ages

Such a good idea for New Plymouth! Great place to take the kids or all the family for a bit of a walk and fresh air (with great views).

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
23tiffanyk
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such a good idea for New Plymouth! Great place to take the kids or all the family for a bit of a walk and fresh air (with great views).

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Thank 23tiffanyk
Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pleasant walk with friends. Watch out for bikes, scooters, people in wheel chairs. Bring water for a hot day.

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Thank DEEvaluator
New Plymouth, New Zealand
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27 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I regularly walk the coastal walkway. I recently decided to try making eye contact with all of the other users I could and smile to them. In half an hour on the walkway I would estimated that I made eye contact with over 200 people and only two of them (a couple) did not smile back. This tell me that... More 

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Thank Dougie_the
kerikeri
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104 reviews
44 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

We walked along the walkway and enjoyed the scenery. We saw people in what looked like golf carts, walkers, joggers and cyclists all using the walkway. Most enjoyable to walk and talk and find yourself seeing lots of different scenery.

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Thank Karen F
Feilding, New Zealand
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84 reviews
19 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

We enjoyed all the various walks within the New Plymouth surrounds - lots of variety for the family.

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Thank kiwikessler
New Plymouth, New Zealand
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

An easy walk along the walkway if you want to see the port area and Ngamotu beach is a nice flat beach for swimming, with play area

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Thank rhondy45
Taranaki Region, New Zealand
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7 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Great walkway. Flat, wheelchair, mobility scooter and pet friendly. Take drinking water bottle if it is a hot day as the heat comes ofthe concrete walkway and it is very exposed.

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Thank marlenebeer
New Plymouth, New Zealand
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16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Do not let you view and because it is a working port understandable. BUT always seem to make a lot of noise after midnight so have a very bad profile with the locals.

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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149 reviews
55 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

This walk is on par with some of the better boardwalks we have done, particularly in Queensland. Highly recommended.

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Thank FloydianNZL
Nelson, New Zealand
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426 reviews
100 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

This walkway goes for miles and has been nicely thought out. Beautiful views and lots of people using it so feel very safe on my own.

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Thank danjonelson

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