Ahuriri Estuary Walk, Napier

(4.5/5 based on 120+ reviews on the web)
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. Make Ahuriri Estuary Walk a part of your Napier vacation plans using our Napier holiday planner.
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  • This walk was quite underwhelming for us, maybe I expected too much after the reading the reviews.. We found the start of the walk to be quite off putting, and the actual walk and views to be pretty l...  more »
  • Although the paths were excellent, the walk was basically around the estuary viewing some birds along the way. Wasn't really impressed but if you need to get out of the car and stretch, this would be ...  more »
  • Walking the Ahuriri Estuary is great exercise and a most interesting place with all the birdlife along the way. Easy paths and wooden walkways over the wet areas, dogs welcome but always on a lead ple...  more »