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Newport Beach, Newport Beach

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Head to the Wedge for some of the best body surfing in Southern California. Known for its large, wedge-shaped waves, the swell at Newport Beach can reach up to 9 m (30 ft). Other options along this 16.1 km (10 mi) of coastline includ renting a bicycle, fishing, hiking, or sailing. The 4.7 km (2.9 miles) boardwalk features many shopping options and places to have a meal or a drink. You can rent beach chairs, body boards, and other water gear, and lifeguards are on duty throughout the area. Make your way to the fire rings to enjoy some s'mores. For Newport Beach and beyond, use our Newport Beach vacation trip planner to get the most from your Newport Beach vacation.
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  • If you have the opportunity go to Newport Beach California. Not only is it one of the nicest cleanest beaches you'll ever see but it's always always beautiful. There are so many things to do like many...  more »
  • Beautiful! Very fun for a beach walk, with our Jack Russell Benny. He loved playing ball & rolling in the sand. Everyone was very cognizant of pet behaviour.  more »
  • Parking on the Balboa Peninsula is a disaster!!! We had NO idea that it was any kind of problem to BACK INTO A PARKING STALL!!! We completely complied with all the parking fees only to find a ticket o...  more »