Ahuriri Estuary Walk, Napier

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Take your binoculars to Ahuriri Estuary Walk for enviable views of wading birds and aquatic plant life. The well-maintained boardwalk stretches out into the water, giving access to those in wheelchairs or strollers. The ecosystem of the lake features interdependent communities of birds, fish, insects, and plant life. With over 70 species of migratory and resident birds, the walk remains a favorite among birdwatchers and budding nature enthusiasts alike. Plan to visit Ahuriri Estuary Walk during your Napier vacation using our convenient Napier trip planner .
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  • We lived in Napier for 6 months and I would often enjoy grabbing a flat white and walking this beautiful, friendly coastline each morning. It is a beautiful rambling walk.  more »
  • Lovely meandering walk through the estuary area. Some shade on the short ease walk. Can expand on this and spend a couple of hours walking this interesting spot. Lovely spot for a swim also.  more »
  • This loop walk is mostly flat (except climbing up to the embankment road and back down to the boardwalk). Allow time to enjoy the journey. Suitable for all terrain pushchairs but would be challenging ...  more »

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