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Marine Parade

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Address: Marine Parade, Napier, New Zealand
Phone Number: 8341404
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$62*
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Queenstown Segway Tour
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$33*
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Milford Sound Cruise and Optional Coach Tour

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Go for a run!

I love Marine Parade, I go there to go for a walk and relax. But I also use the exercise gear by the Aquarium. Try it!

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
JBolton123
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Napier, New Zealand
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Napier, New Zealand
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I love Marine Parade, I go there to go for a walk and relax. But I also use the exercise gear by the Aquarium. Try it!

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Thank JBolton123
Napier, New Zealand
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I have have biked, walked and run along the waterfront walk way and there is something about breathing in fresh salty air. I have taken children to the play ground and skate park- they loved it. The views out to Kidnappers and Mahia (the other way) are stunning in all weather but the best in the sun. At the moment... More 

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Thank Shari T
Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We got bikes and rode along the water front on the concrete path for ages. Highly recommend. You can ride from the port right along past the National Aquarium and on.

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Thank fionawillis
Napier, New Zealand
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6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Is having a lot off extra entertainment added at moment a lovely walking or cycling paths along. Water front going all the way to. Clive between Napier and Hastings Children's biking activerery olong pathway skateboard and skate bowl being made in new area children play area and many more activities along paths

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Thank gayleneb2016
Napier, New Zealand
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

A walk along a charming esplanade Beautiful gardens, lovely views, great experience Bike hire available friendly for elderly and disabled Lookouts have recently been added Picnic site with gas braai facilities Lovely activities for children the entire distance

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Thank Anita C
Coromandel, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I went for a walk along here and was amazed at how well set up this is for young families and others. Plenty to look at and do.just even the walk was interesting with the ocean right there and the pier is fantastic especially if there is a swell coming in. You can cycle for miles if you wish along... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Marine Parade is made for strolling. The pathway is great if you want to hire a bike and take a ride along it, but it is all flat so a walk is easy and you get to appreciate the scenery a bit more on foot

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Thank Jodie W
Dunedin, New Zealand
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39 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What a beautiful place to stop overnight. We live in a motor home and travel the North Island for 9 months of the year. We parked up on the beach front, lovely to wake up in the morning beside the sea. We have bikes and it is a beautiful easy ride all along the Marine Parade. We spent a lot... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Napier on a cold, dark, windy day - even so the walk along the parade was a must do! Probably a bit nicer in the summer though! The iSite is handy, right on the walk.

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Inverkip, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It's the Napier's main avenue with plenty of attractions around it. If you want to walk across it, it will take you a long time. A bicycle offers an easier option. Some of the main points: The I-Site Visitor Centre, a starting point for the city's exploration. The Marine Parade Gardens created after the 1931 destructive earthquake. Besides the beautiful... More 

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