Day 2: Newport Beach
Up an’ at ‘em! It’s time to pack up, checkout and leave Huntington Beach . Onwards to Newport Beach, the next stop on your tour of Orange County . More then just a beach, Newport Beach has a lot to offer, from inventive local cuisine to the legendary Newport Harbor . Get excited because you’re going to want to do it all! Just a short drive from Huntington Beach , you’ll arrive at your hotel in no time. Check in and get situated, then it’s off to explore!
For beautiful views and breathtaking greens, grab your camera and take a ride up to the Pelican Hill Golf Club. The club’s golf course overlooks the Pacific Ocean providing gorgeous coastal backdrops for all of your photo ops.
For the kid in you, Balboa Island is an absolute must. Catch the ferry and head over for just a few hours, or the rest of the day. With plenty of ice cream shops (featuring Balboa Island ’s famous frozen chocolate bananas), a famous Ferris wheel and loads of other attractions, it will be hard to leave. Looking to nurture your creative side? Check out this unique opportunity. Whale watching is always a big hit in sunny Orange County .
After a day of exploring, treat yourself to a luxurious dinner at The First Cabin Restaurant. Catch the ferry back to Newport Beach and call it a day. There’s lots of exploring left to do!