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Relaxing view & walk

The Port Promenade is a wonderful chance to see Laker ships travers part of the Welland Canal... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
dwfagtdiver
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Port Colborne, Canada
Beautiful walk

We currently live in Port Colborne, it’s one of my favourite walks. Awesome to see the ships going... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
WENDY T
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Port Colborne, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Port Promenade is a wonderful chance to see Laker ships travers part of the Welland Canal. Watching the Clarance bridge rise or descend, view of many boats docked during the summer. Great view to see all the shops along west street. Always a treat...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank dwfagtdiver
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We currently live in Port Colborne, it’s one of my favourite walks. Awesome to see the ships going through the canal. Beautiful scenery

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank WENDY T
Reviewed 1 September 2018

Watching the ships is awe inspiring and you are within feet as they cross under the bridge and this section. The boutique stores are really well done. Not filled with tourist stuff, but really eclectic and practical items. The kitchen store is filled with top...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Rick L
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

We often walk here during our nightly stroll. There are information spots to learn more about the Welland Canal and also spots to sit and enjoy a ship going through.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Deb G
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Such a lovely clean venue for a picturesque walk by the canal. Many boutiques and restaurants line this walkway. You don't get the busy tourist traffic like in N-O-T-L.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Screwball
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

I live in the City so you could acxuse me of bias. I have been in every one of the restaurants and shops in and around the promenade. There is not one I would not recommend. When ita time to go you likely will still...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Rick G
Reviewed 15 August 2018

Over priced mediocre food. My order was wrong. Not wasting time ever coming back. They wanted $34 and change for med pizza and 8 wings. Yikes. The 7-11 next door has pizza and wings faster and for much less money

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank hansbird
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Fabulously packed event to attend after a day at Nickel Beach to watch the absolute BEST fireworks that beats Disney, Benson & Hedge's BEST displays with 30 minutes of continuous commingled firework activity a must see for lovers if fireworks

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Doug C
Reviewed 2 August 2018

beautiful shops and little restaurants and bars.Great view of canal and ships. Great fish fry at Miner's. Try it.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 415cmoon
Reviewed 21 July 2018

Very good promenade for after dinner strolls and to work off a few calories after enjoying fresh caught fish... .

Date of experience: July 2018
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