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Gorgeous view of the river.

Nice place to walk. Restaurants and shops delightful. We were there the week before Christmas and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Greenville, South Carolina
Quaint small town

We walked along the river on the brick walkways. Cute small shops, and restaurants. Free parking in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sarasota, Florida
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All reviews york river great walk nice beach area lots of shops free parking water front pleasant afternoon river walk yorktown pub free trolley public restrooms few hours coleman bridge visiting yorktown historic area historical sites victory monument
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice place to walk. Restaurants and shops delightful. We were there the week before Christmas and it was a perfect time to visit.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank henriettagal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We walked along the river on the brick walkways. Cute small shops, and restaurants. Free parking in parking garage across the street. Spent an hour or so walking around, nice stop.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank jjserpa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took a stroll before dinner down on the riverwalk landing. The path is wheelchair friendly. We were impressed with the views and it seemed like a nice place to wind down after a busy day.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank dananickerson82
Reviewed December 12, 2018

A lovely walk along the shops and waterfront. There are benches and gazebo along the way to sit and relax We were told that if a large ship needs to go under the bridge, at 2pm, the bridge opens up and rotates and is apparently...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank SaskatoonHappy
Reviewed November 26, 2018

We spent time walking through historic Yorktown, then meandered down to the waterfront to enjoy the river. Not much on the views though. There is a free bus that will take you back to the main parkinglot or you can skip the bus and drive...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kelleygirl2
Reviewed November 24, 2018

This is a fun place for young and old. Couples and families of all ages can enjoy the sights from the landing. Parking for handicaps is available too.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Gerald B
Reviewed November 11, 2018

Yorktown has done an excellent job of making their river front attractive and fun to visit. Several good restaurants and lots of shops in an attractive setting. A parking ramp so you dont have to worry about a place to park. Many local events are...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Bear H
Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

Jordan and Joe were very knowledgeable and friendly. The Alliance is a beautiful boat. Fun family outing!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank vseip
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

This is a good place for a stop in Yorktown. Good shops, good restaurant! Good location. nice atmosphere!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank tomgP5786YT
Reviewed October 9, 2018

We originally walked to the landing, in hopes of getting a bite to eat. Although they did have a few restaurants there, nothing enticed us to eat there. However it was very beautiful. Has a small town appeal. Many people visited the landing and the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Mario M
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February 24, 2018|
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Response from Idreamov | Reviewed this property |
There is a used bookstore a souvenir shop and an eclectic gift shop, nautical, jewelry odds and ends. Williamsburg outlets is the shopping place.
May 15, 2017|
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Response from VisitYorktown | Property representative |
Yes! It's a fun family oriented beach and you can bring those items for a fun time on the beach. Hope you enjoy your visit.
December 26, 2015|
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Response from beachbum57771 | Reviewed this property |
The two statues standing at Riverwalk Landing are General George Washington, Commander of the American forces and Admiral Francois DeGrasse, Commander of the French Fleet. Yorktown is the Site of their joint victory over... More