The PREMIER Harbor & Sunset  Cruise on Newport Bay!


Our Sunset Newport Harbor excursion and Bay Cruises are back in full swing. Cruise Newport Harbor with us as we explor the  Harbor and Coastline while we cruise along Newport Harbor and California coast. weather permitting 

Our 90 minute regularly scheduled Sunset Tour and cruise tradition since 1948. Seasonal daily 6 p.m. ( One Hour later  Boat departs 7:00 P.M.  May 28th  through August 31st)   departures from the Fun Zone at Washington Street X Balboa Boardwalk, Fun Zone Boat co. docks.

 Join our growing group of regulars on what is fast becoming a Sunset Social. - Thank You

 September 1st - October 1st, 2021   (Sunset cruise Tour Boat departs 6:00 P.M.  September 1st through October 1st)

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During this limited re-opening sequence we are pleased to offer cruises during the next few feeks:


7 Days per week,  6 pm 90 minute cruise returns 7:30

Fares: Adults and seniors  $25.00, Children (5-11) $10.00  Children (0-5) no charge

In order to provide a safe environment we request that our guests comply with the following accommodations:

Family groups, residing in the same household, may be seated together.  We ask that our guests provide 6 feet of separation between family groups, couples and individual guests.

All bookings must be made online, or onsite using terminals provided 

Masks are suggested until Orange County Department of Health mandate is lifted, masks will be available at the ticket booth for a nominal charge, we encourage guests to supply their own P.P.E. while the county requirement is in place.

Infants 0-3 are weclcome and no charge ...please send an email or call fter booking online so we can add them to the U.S.C.G required manifest 

Our staff and management team are looking forward to resuming normal normal operations as soon as possible, in the meantime we thank you in advance for your cooperation and understanding.

All Aboard!       


Own food and beverages o.k. - Fares $25.00/ Sen.$25.00/children 5-11 $10.00 


We use USCG. inspected purpose built tour boats. Fun Zone Boat Company Sunset Cruising Newport since 1948. 

 S.Easter took this photo on recent Sunset Cruise
Great photo  - Thanks! 
  • Newport beach Sunset Cruise departure Time 6:00 (7:00 pm mid summer)  seven days per week

  • Own food and soft drinks O.K.

  • Beer & Wine (in moderation please) subject to: The Captains O.K. @ the event.  

  • What route do we take? Captains Choice - very often we revisit "The Captains favorite spot"

  • Cup cakes and chips always seem to make a mess - tip well.

  • What time is Sunset? on the Newport Sunset Cruise?

  • I have a big birthday group 50 or more?  Check the Tiki schedule for 3 hours of "sunset on the bay"

  • Where is  Arch Rock ? We travel up the coast (weather permitting) to view the California coast - north as far as Arch Rock

  • How about the boat? We use our Queen, Belle or Tiki U.S.C.G. certified passenger vessels

  • Do you have a Newport Beach Harbor map?  Yes We are a Franko's Maps re seller or buy them online here

  • Fares:  $20.00 $20.00 $5.00

  • Schedule: 3rd week in March through the end of October

Our Sunset tours have featured Newport Harbor Bay and Coast, Crystal Cove, Arch Rock, Sea Lions, the $75 million Portabello Mansion, the California coastline and so much more since 1948.​



Travel Resources

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More Fun Stuff!

  • Whale Watching
  • Sunset Cruises
  • Snorkel Cruises
  • Christmas Boat Parade
  • Harbor Cruises

Contact Us

  • Phone: (949) 673-0240
  • Fax: (949) 673-8413
  • 700 E. Edgewater Place
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    Balboa, California 92661