Best Coast Tours is offering an evening with Christmas lights, boats, and fun for the entire family in the beautiful Newport Harbor. The night will start with Best Coast Tours picking you up in a new, warm, safe 15 passenger van and leisurely make our way to Balboa Island. During the drive to Balboa Island, you will get a history lesson of Orange County and of Newport Beach, Newport Beach is the gem of Orange County. As you depart the van, Best Coast Tours will have a personal guide that will walk with you through parts of the island and show the Christmas excitement that Newport prides it’s self on. Best Coast Tours first stop will be the quaint main street of Balboa Island, you have a chance to see for yourself why Balboa is a place so sought after with its charm and iconic Frozen Bananas. Our guide will point out houses filled with sparkling Christmas lights and beautifully manicured landscapes that blanket the island. Our knowledgeable guide will show you which contestants from the Ring of Lights are in the running for this year’s awards given by the Commodores Club. As we walk the island you will be treated to a once a year dazzling boat parade, each of the contest boats are decorated to the smallest detail with lights and with Christmas spirit. As you view the beautiful decorated houses and Christmas boats, we will make our way to the Balboa Ferry where will walk on and take a brisk ride to Newport peninsula.
At this time, we, with our guide, will make our way to our partners in the harbor to set sail for 90 minutes around the 8 Newport Harbor islands. Our partners will give a full presentation of the boats involved in the pageant, a chance to see Santa, and the ability to view the boat parade from the comfort of a cozy warm boat humming along at a scenic pace. After the adventure of taking in the breath-taking views of multimillion-dollar homes and yachts outfitted with Christmas brilliance, we will pick our guest up our partners door step in our clean, warm 15 passenger van and point out various picturesque views as we safely make our way back to your doorstep.
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