Harbourfront Walkway, Nanaimo

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Stroll along Harbourfront Walkway, a waterfront trail that captures the essence of the city. As you walk, watch for local fisherman on the piers casting a line or others trying their luck with crabs. Visit the market to pick up some fresh produce among local buskers and street vendors. Stop by a café on the pier and indulge in some tasty seafood as seaplanes continuously arrive and depart. The walkway features a good mix of locals and tourists, offering a peaceful ambience with an ocean breeze. See Harbourfront Walkway and all Nanaimo has to offer by arranging your trip with our Nanaimo trip maker tool .
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  • Walked along here on a bright sunny morning. Great boardwalk with lots to see. Rabbits and flowers and a harbour seal, pretty cool!  more »
  • It is a nice paved even (mostly) walkway along the seawall. There is a playground (an awesome playground) for kids and pending the day wildlife worth stopping and pointing at.  more »
  • Nanaimo is a delightful place to visit. One their true gems is their harbourfront, which they've really turned into a significant attraction. The walkway is nice and wide, and there are some nice shop...  more »
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