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lovely place for a peaceful walk some nice bars nearby for a real taste of historic Norwich highly... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
burridge2522017
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Norwich, United Kingdom
Pretty stroll

Walked from Anglia Square to the river, turned left and walked to the railway station alongside the... read more

Reviewed 16 February 2019
LesGUk
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East Anglia, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

lovely place for a peaceful walk some nice bars nearby for a real taste of historic Norwich highly reccomended

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank burridge2522017
Reviewed 16 February 2019 via mobile

Walked from Anglia Square to the river, turned left and walked to the railway station alongside the river. Stunning views, flat most of the way and not as muddy as I thought it might be at this time of the year. If you do the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank LesGUk
Reviewed 12 February 2019

Perfect for dog walkers as well as any age group with some of the best ale pubs in Norwich on route.....start at the best of them all “The Red Lion” at Bishopsbridge and even take a picnic and/or a fishing rod 💚💛

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Neil D
Reviewed 11 February 2019

The walk along the riverside in January was a peaceful retreat from the city. Was surprised to find daffodils in bloom and the snowdrops were very pretty. Good flat walk for all ages. Choose your route depending on how long you wish to walk for.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Erica W
Reviewed 31 January 2019

Definitely worth a stroll. Lovely, peaceful walk with interesting historical bits along the way. Plenty of bridges so you can cut the walk short but it's not very long anyway!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank BarnesOnTour
Reviewed 26 January 2019

I had 11 visitors staying over the Christmas / New Year period and most days we walked some or all of the Riverside walk. We watched the swans and their cygnets and the Egyptian geese, the canoeists and kayakers, never a dull moment with lots...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mgsnorwich
Reviewed 22 January 2019

Riverside Walk (+ the whole path that extends all the way to the back of Norwich Cathedral) is a good place for morning walks, jogs, reflection/meditation moments, etc. Usually quite in the early mornings and early evenings :)

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank theumehs
Reviewed 16 January 2019

To walk along the riverbank and to approach the cathedral from the east end - passing the Great Hospital is a truly breathtaking vista. The Cathedral Close is a delight and one envies those who live within its confines. It shows how diverse Norwich is...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Tim B
Reviewed 1 January 2019

Get behind the scenes and away from the traffic for an unusual view of this lovely city. There are pubs along the way so easy to make a pit stop as well. Recommended

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank pendred9
Reviewed 28 December 2018

Visted Norwich for the first time on a work trip. Really interesting centre and around the cathederal. Discoverd the river walk by accident but glad I did. Easy to follow and lots of historic information boards to read along the way.

Date of experience: August 2018
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csboulet
5 October 2015|
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Response from Courtenay R | Reviewed this property |
Hi csboulet, If you Google "Norwich riverside walk map", the first result that comes up should be a site called Griffmonster's Great Walks — it has a description of the walk and landmarks along the way, as well as maps in... More
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maureen-177
15 April 2015|
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Response from sjolive |
You can park either near the Adam & Eve pub behind the cathedral or you can probably park at the Red LIon pub on Bishopsgate. Hope you can make it there, lovely at the moment with the daffodils out.
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ChancerScotland
5 January 2015|
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Response from maureen-177 |
Thanks for posting in answer to my question regarding the river walk.
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