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Marine Parade

Marine Parade, Napier, New Zealand
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“pleasant walk” (17 reviews)
Marine Parade, Napier, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The walk along the ocean is colorful and a great place to watch people and get some exercise. Sunrise walks are a great way to start the day!

Thank Pauline N
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Only came for the day but it was a wonderful experience black stoney beach beautiful board walk friendly people with a very nice Boardwalk. I wish I had rented bike to ride along the foreshore

Thank Miike2000
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lots of things to see and do. Including outdoor gyms, aquarium with murals, info centre, skate park, gardens, outdoor pool and spa.

Thank SteveGrace
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful walk along the ocean. Lots of small water features, sculptures etc. great place to people watch too.

Thank Cliff K
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Marine Parade area has recently undergone a makeover. New attractions and features are now in situ making it a lovely, interesting area to visit. There are various activities such as mini golf, a purpose built skating area where you can hire roller skates. There...More

Thank PrettyBetty1919
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful Napier can be seen from the Marine Parade quite well, you can park (your car) here, have the i-site and can just enjoy the sun.

Thank jobst56
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Marine Parade is a perfect, free, all ages attraction in Napier. It’s a long stretch along the Napier seafront. Along the way there are gardens, water features, sculptures, seating, skateboard and bike parks, Rush Monroe’s ice cream parlour, playgrounds, the Aquarium, information centre and...More

Thank Amber Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stroll along the coast from the port to the aquarium (probably a mile or so). Easy walking in the quaint town of Napier.

Thank Mj17ak
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just a lovely place for a stroll with lots of slides and places for kids but plenty of seats for us oldies once our walk is completed. Right next to sea the walk alongside marine parade must be the best asset for Napier, lots of...More

Thank Chris R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

walking besides the sea, what else would you want? Well how about a nice grassy area with trees and a roadside so you can park up where ever and just enjoy the scenery. However be aware the sea is not friendly as the beach is...More

Thank majnz
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10 April 2016|
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yes you can rent bikes to ride all over Napier there are website such as Bike Hire Napier