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 must do when in New Plymouth. We were staying at NZMCA park in Bell Block and biked from there into the city. Spectacular coastal scenery and great to see that it is so well used by walkers...  more »
  • Enjoyable walk and well developed/planned for that seaside walk with Te Rewa Rewa bridge as a highlight. For people confident on a bike, the way to go, rather a loooooong walk.  more »
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