New Plymouth Coastal Walkway, New Plymouth

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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  • Lucky to be able to do this on a sunny day, we rode the whole walkway (about 25kms), and thought the best part was the ride north. The ride takes you through farm paddocks, along the foreshore and...  more »
  • It was a beautiful day in town and this walkway is right there. No hills, good paved surface, easy walk but nice coastal views.  more »
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