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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
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Durham, North Carolina
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Just a nice easy walk. Construction going on. But. Ok to walk. Nothing wow. Maybe tonite when... read more

Reviewed 9 February 2018
paws0810
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Port Saint Lucie, Florida
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1.2 Miles Of Restaurants, Bars, Shops, Museums, And A Marina.
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1000 Museum Cir, Jacksonville, FL 32207-9007
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+1 904-632-5578
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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.

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.

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

3  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

2  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
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Nice walk along the river. Obviously under utilized by a city of people. Only saw 5 people and a dog on the entire route. Public restroom was disgusting. Please give this review a helpful vote.

8  Thank MatthewJPeacock
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

Just a nice easy walk. Construction going on. But. Ok to walk. Nothing wow. Maybe tonite when we go back there is outdoor entertainment. Might be better

Thank paws0810
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Initially had trouble locating the riverwalk on the map. We searched for Friendship Fountain and found it and parked next to it. We walked all the way on the riverwalk till the end. We came across the mirror wall, several restaurants and hotels. The view...More

3  Thank Moushumi R
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Candace B
12 June 2017|
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Is parking free?
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tishkunath
3 April 2017|
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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.
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Elaine M
10 November 2016|
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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.
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