New Plymouth Coastal Walkway, New Plymouth

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Must see · Scenic Walking Area · Tourist Spot
Feel the sea breeze, admire the views of Mount Taranaki, listen to the sound of breaking waves, and go for a relaxing stroll, jog, or bike ride at New Plymouth Coastal Walkway. The 12.7 km (7.9 mi) walkway stretches along a large part of the city's coast and serves as one of New Plymouth's favorite outdoor areas. Along its length, the walkway is lined with beaches and picnic areas as well as cultural and historical sites. Look for the Te Rewa Rewa Bridge, an architectural gem spanning the Waiwhakaiho River. If you're bringing your dog along for a stroll, make sure to always keep it on a leash. Using our custom trip planner, New Plymouth attractions like New Plymouth Coastal Walkway can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • A real asset to New Plymouth 12.7 kilometres of cycle and walkway. The fact that you can enter at various points and choose the length of walk is great. On our recent visit we used this facility...  more »
  • A great way to spend a few hours. We hired some electric bikes for a family ride and did the whole route in glorious sunshine. Lots of photo opportunities with stunning backdrops. Nice to see it...  more »

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