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Esplanade

Address: From Great Sandy Straits to the Park, Hervey Bay, Queensland, Australia
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Ranked #9 of 28 Activities in Hervey Bay
Type: Biking Trails, Nature & Parks, Outdoor Activities
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Type: Biking Trails, Nature & Parks, Outdoor Activities

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Perth, Australia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 NEW

Plenty of space to walk, cycle and just generally chill out. Able to visit all the little suburbs as you meander along the path and cycleways alongside the beautiful beach

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Sydney, Australia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

I haven't walked the entire distance , but the paths are well laid out and kept clean . Great views of the beach and bay as you walk along . Plenty of trees to give you a fair bit of cover when it's hot and sunny .

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Brisbane, Australia
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015 NEW

I ride this regularly when I am in Hervey Bay. It has to be on your list. If you don't have a bike - plenty of places to hire from. You must ride all the way out on the Urangan Pier while you are at it. Some bike tracks can be super-highways and dangerous and unfriendly -- NOT this one.... More 

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Vancouver British Columbia
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110 reviews 110 reviews
41 attraction reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015 NEW

We set out to bicycle along the Esplanade. We kept coming across ingenious exercise equipment placed at intervals all along the path. What a great idea. Naturally we had to stop to try them all out. This was a unique experience. The Esplanade goes a long way. We went out onto a very long pier. We stopped for lunch at... More 

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Boyne Island, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Fantastic walk/bike ways with scattered restaurants and cafes all along. Some exercise equipment in some parts with some "lovers seats" scattered along the top of the beach just off the pathway.

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King's Lynn, United Kingdom
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44 reviews 44 reviews
18 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Some nice shops and restaurants but nothing in particular of interest for me. The clothing shops were nice with an option of boutique and tourist. The restaurants offer a good mix of cultures and cuisines.

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Noosa, Australia
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133 reviews 133 reviews
51 attraction reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

We drove from one end Point Vernon to Urangan, the views out over the water are great. Many shops along the way if you want to do some shopping, very pleasant. Playgrounds along the way also for the kids to enjoy.

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Melbourne, Australia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

The views along the esplanade are just gorgeous. Perfect for a sunset walk or run! There wasn't anything not to like about it, just watch out for cyclists on the shared paths but that's the same everywhere.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

What a great place for a morning, walk, run or ride. My wife and I walked along the esplanade nearly every morning while on holiday. It was such a great start to the day.

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Changhua, Taiwan
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

pick a good timing to visit like early morning and walk through the whole track, Take rest in the pier or beach. Here have very good view and makes your mind relax and enjoy. Suitable for all kinds of combination.

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