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“Fun Nostalgia”

Balboa Island Ferry
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$69.95*
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Los Angeles, California
Level 4 Contributor
7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Fun Nostalgia”
Reviewed August 21, 2013

Need to keep the kids amused or just an easy way to get across the bay - The Balboa Island Ferry is nostalgic and fun. It's an inexpensive way to keep the kids amused.

Visited March 2013
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Newport Beach, California
Level 3 Contributor
16 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Love Balboa Island!”
Reviewed August 20, 2013

Have lived in the Newport Beach area for quite a while and Balboa Island is always one of my favorite places to go. Great shopping and a friendly atmosphere, you can't go wrong with this place. The ferry costs a dollar and takes you across to the peninsula where there is a bunch of stuff to do. If you are on vacation or even live in the area, Balboa Island is must see, it's a beautiful setting and always a great time!

Visited July 2013
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Palm Springs, California
Level 5 Contributor
48 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Just a short ride”
Reviewed August 19, 2013

There was no wait time and it cost only a dollar to sail..what can you buy for a dollar today ?Small kids love it as it is a test to see if they get sea sick

Visited August 2013
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Costa Mesa, California
Level 3 Contributor
16 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“You have to do this”
Reviewed August 12, 2013

Going on the ferry is just part of the Newport experience, we take it every time we are there. My son loves it and you can get awesome pictures. And at 1$ per person, you can't beat it.

Visited July 2013
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Coral Springs, Florida
Level 3 Contributor
24 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
“Quick and easy”
Reviewed August 12, 2013

Very fast and efficient - low price. It was nice not to have to wait around to cross over and back. Nice job!

Visited July 2013
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