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Newport Beach Tour: Beaches and Beers


Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?


  • Duration

    Approximately 3 hours

  • Start time

    7:00 p.m.

  • Meeting Point

    McFadden Square Centennial Monument, 1-99 Newport Pier, Newport Beach, CA 92663

  • Ending Point

    The Village Inn, Balboa Island

Key Highlights

  • Smartphone vouchers accepted – no need to print!
  • Drink your way through one of the most elite neighborhoods in California!
  • Sample a tasty beer at a popular, local microbrewery!
  • Mingle with the locals at a storied Newport Beach dive bar!
  • Take an enchanting ferry ride to the fun-filled Balboa Island!
  • Meet your friendly and informative local guide!


Sip on a couple of beers while meeting the locals during the Newport Beach Tour: Beaches and Beers!

With your Newport Beach Tour: Beaches and Beers tickets, you’ll be feeling no pain as you explore one of California’s elite neighborhoods. Step away from the sun and sand for a tasty craft beer from a popular, local microbrewery. During your Newport Beach trip, you’ll realize that a free beer always tastes better than it otherwise would. If you enjoy sampling new craft beers, then taking this tour is what to do in Newport Beach!

After your visit to the microbrewery, you’ll pop into a well-known dive bar and enjoy another complimentary cold one. Mingle with the locals before we hit the water on a charming ferry ride to the real-life pleasure island: Balboa Island. Play at the arcade or test your skills at the carnival games before hitting the bars and checking out the local nightlife. If you want to see what the everyday-residents do with their time, then this is one of the most eye-opening things to do in Newport Beach!


  • Newport Beach Tour: Beaches and Beers
  • A 3-hour guided tour of Newport Beach with a visit to Balboa Island
  • Two local beers (one at a dive bar and one at the brewery)
  • Ferry crossing to Balboa Island
  • Uber ride
  • Live guide and commentary


  • Transportation and return $1 ferry ride to the starting point
  • Additional food and drinks
  • Souvenirs and personal shopping
  • Gratuities for your guide

Please note

The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details. They’re a nice bunch and will happily answer any logistical questions you may have. Please give them a call at least 24 hours before your organized activity to reconfirm.

No need to print! If you are travelling with a smartphone or a tablet, you can present the voucher on your device for this activity.

So there is no last minute rush, please arrive 15 minutes early.

If you have your voucher, your booking is confirmed. We'll see you at the start point. Get in touch if you have any concerns or require more information via the email address or phone number (business hours only) on your voucher.

Your return ticket is not included in the tour but your guide will provide detailed information on how to get back from Balboa Island.

If one of our usual bars is closed on a specific day of the week, we will move to an alternative in the area.

You must be 21 years or above to come on this tour. Please bring a valid I.D.

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