Newport Beach, Newport Beach

4.6
Must see · Beach · Nature / Park
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. Plan your visit to Newport Beach and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Newport Beach travel route site.
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  • Beautiful clean beach that is great for families with young children as the waves are small enough to be safe for them. It is also a great beach for young children to boogie board!  more »
  • Newport Beach is a quaint little oceanfront town. Sitting on a peninsula you can watch the sailboats come in and out of the harbor or have the pleasure of people watching. If you park at the balboa...  more »
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