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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  • We split up our exploration of the walkway into a couple of days and two different sections. It seems we picked a couple of rather windy days so tried to spend most of hte walk heading north to put th...  more »
  • Was wonderful to be back home, walking in the sunshine on the walkway and smelling the sea air. It is a fabulous way of spending time with family and friends and even better, it is free. Definitely a ...  more »
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