Newport Beach is known as Orange County’s seaside dream land, a town that attempts to present a “sample of the ideal life.” Newport is an assortment of remarkable islands and neighborhoods that structure their own unmistakable character, interesting quality, easygoing style and tender loving care. In case you’re visiting Newport Beach and need to truly encounter it like a nearby rather than a visitor, coming up next is a rundown of the best places to visit, to eat, and some extraordinary activities to partake in. With hotels like the Resort at Pelican Hill in Newport, this place makes for a great fun place to visit:
- Visit the Balboa Island
Situated in the core of Newport Beach, Balboa Island is a bucket list thing to do for most people. Even though it is quite small, it packs in a huge number of unconventional stores and eateries, along with proper walkways for pedestrians. Balboa island can be accessed from the peninsula at Balboa by means of a ferry, or you can drive over an extension from the Pacific Coast Highway. Once on the island, you can shop, eat, see the gulf conduits and excellent seashore homes, or ride a bicycle.
- Explore the Upper Newport Bay Nature Preserve There is a whole other world to the Newport way of life than shopping, enjoying dining options and the nightlife. In case you’re hoping to get some activity in, as well as observe some nature, visit the Upper Newport Bay Nature Preserve and appreciate the 1,000 hectares of land spreading through an open space. Of all district offices, Upper Newport Bay is truly outstanding in Orange County for entertainment and unadulterated viewing of wildlife. Truth be told, it’s a world-renowned hub for bird watchers, joggers, bicyclists, climbers, horseback riders, teachers and that’s just the beginning.
- Walk through the Pier For people who like to soak in the sun or simply explore the best of sun and connect with locals while on a vacation, the Pier at Newport Beach is your answer. It does not only offer stunning views but also ensures that you take quite a stroll at the end where you can enjoy an amazing meal at Ruby’s Diner!
Places to eat
No place is complete without the food it offers. Here are some of the best places we recommend for you to eat while at New Port Coast:
- Mutt Lynch
- The Beach Comber
- Modo Mio Rustic Italian Kitchen
- Pelican Grill
- Coliseum Pool
Places to stay
Resort at Pelican Hill
Our top pick for stay is the Resort at Pelican Hill. Simply enjoy a summer getaway here or cozy yourself up in winters. This place is full of scenic views and has stunning pools and iconic settings for you to enjoy. Additionally, the dining options here are innumerable. So, if you want to visit a quaint place that is nestled in the arms of nature, then this place is ideal for you.