ABOUT NEWPORT BEACH
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Newport Beach is a community that takes pride in enjoying the good life; including fine food, great shopping or a drive along the coastline in a luxury convertible sports car. Of course, a visit is never complete without a little time in our harbor with a cruise on a yacht or captaining your own electric Duffy boat. However you choose to spend your time, we are sure you will find it memorable and inspiring.
Newport Beach is located 50 miles south of Los Angeles and 85 miles north of San Diego in Orange County. Newport Beach contains numerous communities or villages that include Balboa Island, Balboa Peninsula, Cannery Village, Corona del Mar, Fashion Island, Lido Marina Village, Mariners Mile and Upper Newport Bay.
Balboa Ferry and Fun Zone Balboa Pier/Balboa Beach /
At the end of Balboa Blvd., west of Main St. The Balboa Pier and beach are accessible from the Pacific Coast Highway (PCH) or you can take the more adventurous route by cutting across Balboa Island and taking the ferry over. The fare is only 60 cents per person one way and $1.50 per car. Don't miss out on The Fun Zone; a famous amusement park attraction on the Balboa Peninsula.
Duffy Electric Boat Company
You're the captain
Enjoy the serene silence of cruising Newport Harbor in the newest and most pristine electric boats available. You're the captain in these unique, easy-to-operate boats.
Newport Landing Fishing & Whale Watching
At Newport Landing you'll enjoy year-round sportfishing. Regularly scheduled half-day, three-quarter day, twilight and group charters. Available year-round, featuring food and beverage services