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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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  • While Newport beach is nice, Huntington beach has so much more to offer. Newport has a few hot spots like fashion island and various restaurants, but you need a car to get around. In Huntington just p...  more »
  • This is probably one of the best beaches in Los Angeles. It was clean and tidy. No homeless so it felt safe and very good. Quite a few surfers too. Fortunately, they were in the same place! definitely worth the visit!
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  • Really nice beach, not too crowded when we arrived at 10 am rented chairs andv umbrella, $25. Free parking on the road. A, really nice day and I don't like the beach much lol