Beautiful Balboa Island in Newport Beach is a tiny quaint island that brings to mind a simpler time when days were spent on the beach and nights around a bonfire. The island is a gem whether you drive, walk, bike or take the Balboa Island Ferry to the island. A stroll down Marine Avenue will take you through chic boutiques, art galleries, and jewelry stores. Along the way, you can stop for a bite at one of many, Newport Beach bistros serving up a variety of dishes bursting with flavor. As your day draws to a close, you can pull up a patch of sand and watch the sunset over Newport Harbor. A visit to Balboa Island is a quaint escape!
Fun Things To Do in the Island:
Balboa’s Ferris Wheel: This is a MUST do when visiting the island! It’s not only fun, but you will also experience some of the most spectacular views from the Ferris Wheel.
Fishing On Balboa Island: Did you know you could fish on the island? The Island is home to several piers that are perfect for anyone who wants to experience a fun-filled day of fishing.
Balboa’s Fun Zone: The Balboa Island Fun Zone has been around since 1936. It still provides affordable games for the whole family to enjoy! The Fun Zone is full of arcade games as well as vintage games that are fun for everyone!