Victoria Esplanade Gardens, Palmerston North

Relax in the serene setting of Victoria Esplanade Gardens, a wooded park on the Manawatu River. Wander along the bush tracks, visit the colorful rose garden and the tropical conservatory, and observe the exotic birds in the aviary. Kids can visit the onsite playground and ride the miniature railway looping through the park. This park also includes facilities for cricket, hockey, and rugby, as well as a smal cafe providing both light snacks and full meals. Plan trip to Palmerston North with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.
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  • It doesn't matter what time of the year you visit the Esplanade you will find something to interest you. Spring is my favourite time with the trees in blossom, quite spectacular, and the birds love it...  more »
  • This walkway goes all the way to Ashhurst (17km) but we did the lenght of Palmy all along the river to the bridge. Good way to get your steps up and see a bit more of Palmerston North. Beautiful garde...  more »
  • Really fun! Great for kids and families! Has a playground for kids and a cafe with ice cream and great hot chocolates!!! See you soon!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!  more »
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