Best city walk trails in New Zealand

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Explore the most popular city walk trails in New Zealand with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
Map of city walk trails in New Zealand
Top trails (18)
#1 - Auckland Coast to Coast Walkway
Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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Length: 10.2 mi • Est. 5 h
The Coast to Coast Walk is a hike across Auckland from one coast to the other, from the Waitemata to the Manukau.It takes you through landscapes shaped by 600 years of Maori occupation, and through some of our finest natural and built heritage areas offering panoramic views along the way. The walkway is part of Te Araroa – the Long Pathway, a continuous 3,000km walking track from Cape Reinga to Bluff.Show more
#2 - Devonport Loop
Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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Length: 4.1 mi • Est. 1 h 55 m
Starting at the ferry terminal, this tour of Devonport will take you up Mt Victoria for views of Auckland city and around North head reserve for views of the gulf. Catch the ferry from Auckland ferry building for $5 each wayShow more
#3 - City to Sea Walkway
Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand
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Length: 9.1 mi • Est. 4 h 45 m
#4 - Mount Wellington
Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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Length: 1.2 mi • Est. 41 m
#5 - Oriental Parade
Waitangi Ark
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Length: 2.4 mi • Est. 1 h 1 m
#6 - Hagley Park
Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
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Length: 3.6 mi • Est. 1 h 27 m
#7 - Orewa Basin
Orewa, Auckland, New Zealand
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Length: 4.8 mi • Est. 2 h 15 m
Shared pathway around Orewa lagoon. Pathed the full extent of the loop. Nice German cafe at Millwater - mid point of the ride. Driftwood Cafe at Western reserve - usual start or end point of the loop trail.Show more
#8 - Queenstown and Milford Sound Circuit
Queenstown, Otago, New Zealand
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Length: 382.6 mi • Est. Multi-day
#9 - Albany Tracks
Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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Length: 12.9 mi • Est. 6 h 14 m
#10 - Waiheke Island MTB Loop
Waiheke Island, Auckland, New Zealand
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Length: 33.7 mi • Est. Multi-day
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