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Jacksonville, Florida - my kind of town!

Ok, so its unlikely to be on a typical European holiday makers 'must see' list - but if you're in... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2018
wish we had more time to walk the entire thing

We took a short walk on the Southbank Riverwalk. We didn't have much time and we were planning to... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2018
cheryl h
Durham, North Carolina
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1.2 Miles Of Restaurants, Bars, Shops, Museums, And A Marina.
1000 Museum Cir, Jacksonville, FL 32207-9007
+1 904-632-5578
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Jacksonville
from US$ 35.00
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

RIverwalk is now a ghost town. Many of the restaurants and retail spaces are closed - and the ones that remain are suffering. Not sure what the issue is - but from a tourist perspective - not worth a special trip. I was there 4...More

3  Thank Gerarddunn
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

The Riverwalk is an attraction that is unique among American cities. It is a nice small waterway below street level bordered by restaurants and bars. Some downtown hotels have direct access from their lobbies. At first glance, you are drawn in by the water, the...More

7  Thank jmlion83
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Ok, so its unlikely to be on a typical European holiday makers 'must see' list - but if you're in the area - and the Jax beaches, A1A drive, Amelia Island and St. Augustine area is great for scenery, nature trails, cycling, fishing and even...More

6  Thank D590OMdavidm
Reviewed 8 July 2018

Unless you are into old buildings, it's totally not worth your time, HIt the beach instead. Those were the words of the person we spoke to at the tourist office downtown, Jax. Plus there were so many homeless person downtown, it's was overwhelming to see.

1  Thank mauriciawindsor
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

Not a lot to see. Water was beautiful. Stores out dated. Nice view if walking around. Nice place to exercise. A few nice restaurants.

1  Thank Shanna M
Reviewed 11 June 2018

Hard to figure out at first were to park. There is a nice mural and also a way to walk to the other side of the river. Nice place to walk or to sit and contemplate the other side of Jacksonville. Not much to do...More

4  Thank Starviagera
Reviewed 11 June 2018

We took a short walk on the Southbank Riverwalk. We didn't have much time and we were planning to go back but never made it. The riverwalk is along the St. Johns River and is 1 1/4 mile long. We enjoyed watching the boats on...More

Thank cheryl h
Reviewed 1 May 2018

We only had a day to visit Jacksonville and a local told us about the Riverwalk Saturday Market. It was delightful! Full of all kinds of things fresh baked goods, fresh produce, organics, along with arts and crafts. There were also live bands and singers...More

3  Thank LovelyKarma
Reviewed 17 April 2018

This is a beautiful walk right along the river. It's a great view and good for exercise. Unfortunately there are no shops and only one or two restaurants along the walk. Was hoping for more.

4  Thank The C
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

I visited Jacksonville for business at the beginning of March 2018. First of all there's not much to do other than beaches and a few Natural Parks. I went downtown because I have nothing else to do. Downtown is actually nicely room with a very...More

3  Thank Jose G
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Candace B
12 June 2017|
Response from Lyn W |
Is parking free?
3 April 2017|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
Honestly, there are a lot of places I would choose before Riverwalk. It's pretty empty with many closed up businesses. About an hour north is St Simon's Island, a lot nicer place to visit and much more romantic.
Elaine M
10 November 2016|
Response from nole38 | Reviewed this property |
No. Across the river from the landing on the Southbank. You can take the water Taxi from the landing across to the Southbank.