$129 for Two-Hour Guided Jet-Ski Ride From Balboa Water Sports in Newport Beach ($350 Value)

Newport Beach

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In a Nutshell

  • Scenic coastal rides
  • Led by knowledgeable guides
  • Encounter sea lions
  • Spot beachside landmarks

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Promotional value expires Apr 12, 2012. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy 2 additional as gifts. 24hr cancellation notice or fee up to Groupon price may apply. Subject to availability and weather. Must be 18 or older. 50lb weight min. Must sign waiver. ID and credit card deposit required. Not valid 9/3/11-9/5/11. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

As the motorcycles of the sea, jet skis provide their operators with the unbridled joy of open-air wave riding and the opportunity to flaunt "Mom" tattoos while wearing a sleeveless-leather life jacket. Climb aboard an aquatic chopper with today's Groupon: for $129, you get a two-hour guided jet-ski ride for up to two riders from Balboa Water Sports, launching from Newport Beach (a $350 value).

Balboa Water Sports acquaints fledgling wave riders with the thrill of jet-ski adventure and the beauty of coastal California during guided tours from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. Friday–Sunday. Led by a knowledgeable Pacific pathfinder, riders saddle up on 2011 Sea-Doo GTI 130 jet skis and slice their way through the majestic Southern California coastline while spying popular landmarks and landshark hideouts. Trips launch from the scenic Newport Harbor before striking out toward Laguna Beach, passing pristine sites such as Crystal Cove, Emerald Bay, and the Corona Del Mar beach. Along the way, riders learn the nuances of handling a jet ski, greet native sea lions in their natural environment, and trade unintelligible barbs with dolphins. Before taking off, all riders will be equipped with a life jacket and a wet suit (if desired).

Balboa Beach & Bicycle Boutique

Take a break at Balboa Beach and Bicycle Boutique, where they are ready to conquer the California coastline anytime of the year. Savvy staffers help customers become explorers, renting out beach and bicycle essentials that guests don't have to pack or worry about since all of the rental equipment is cleaned and maintained regularly. Their bike rentals help visitors cruise down the boardwalk, taking in views of the beach and scenic coastline, Balboa Pier, and more.

Customer Reviews

Had a great time and everyone was pleasant and helpful! I will go back for sure even through its a little drive for me from San Juan Capistrano. Paddling around Balboa Island was beautiful!!
Debra J. · August 20, 2015
Amazing experience
Kamyar G. · October 14, 2014
Very fun to go as a group. we saw dolphins, sad lions and a small whale.
Kim J. · October 13, 2014
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    Newport Beach

    600 E Edgewater

    Newport Beach, California 92661

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