Newport is a city on the Orange County of California, and is located about 10 miles (16km) south of downtown Santa Ana. Newport status is renowned as a favorite summertime destination which stretches back to the 19th century, when the America’s most fabulous wealthy industrial erected an equaled collection of obscenely sumptuous mansions which overlook the Atlantic. Newport is also a well-known yacht charter destination and attracts many yacht charterers who come over to enjoy its beaches and excellent climate. While yacht chartering in the area, you will have the chance to discover the cottages of Vanderbilt, which are a premier attraction on Newport. There are also a series of music festivals (classical, folk, jazz music) which are among the most important in the US. Apart from the various activities, you can discover in Newport, the nearby harbor remains one of the most active and important yachting centers in the country. In Newport Beach, the pleasure craft harbor is one of the largest in the world-brims with various activities. It is recommended when anchoring nearby to visit the Newport Harbor Nautical Museum which is worth a visit. The yacht charterers who are also contemporary-art lovers will revel in the Newport port harbor Art museum’s collection of California post-world war II art. During your visit in the city, you can browse in the charming shops and dine in one of the most distinctive restaurants, or paddle a kayak in the blue lagoon and picnic on a private beach. The Newport Beach is very famous, and also known as one of the cleanest beach in the US. The Newport Beach is also famous and a well-visited area during the Christmas season, when the Newport Beach Christmas Boat Parade is held. The festival is hosted by the Commodores Club of the Newport Beach Chamber of Commerce. Every year over 100 boats and yachts are decorated with lights, sound and animation as they tour the harbor for five nights from 6:30 pm to 9 pm.
A yacht charter itinerary from Newport port in the West coast of the US is an unforgettable sailing experience. There are 9 distinct neighborhoods that make up the Newport Beach and its notoriety, each lending to the city a unique culture, charm, natural beauty and history, which make a yacht charter cruise around the coast an unforgettable destination. You will have the unique opportunity to visit Fashion Island, Balboa and its surrounding 7 islands, Balboa peninsula, Cannery village, the Mariner’s mile, Back Bay, Corona Del Mar and back to the Newport Coast and its famous crystal cove. There are also yacht charter cruise heading to the Catalina Island and the renowned whale watching activity in the USA West Coast.
In Fashion Island, you will enjoy the cool ocean breeze as your stroll through coast and a Mediterranean-style open air shopping plaza and the ultimate outdoor coastal shopping destination with stunning views of the Pacific Ocean. Fashion Island has nearly 200 specialty shops and department stores, yacht charterers can also relax at an outdoor patio at one of many restaurants, near the stunning ‘’Koi’’ pond, beautiful fountains or the newly added water wall, and watch the passing parade of fashion victims and their pets strolling by. The Balboa peninsula is dotted with three-mile stretch of land, known simply as the “/Peninsula,”/ which encompasses one of the best urban beaches in the United States, world-famous body-surfing spot. The Wedge, which is composed of 2 scenic piers: Balboa and Newport Piers, one of the world’s largest small-yacht harbors, the century old Victorian-style Balboa Pavilion and the Fun Zone, a miniature Coney-island style waterfront amusement park. The automotive and nautical heart of Newport Beach beats on this stretch of Pacific Coast Highway and is also home to luxury cars and million-dollar yachts. Yacht charterers can admire the luxury automobiles on tap along coast highway. The Mariner’s Mile is also known for its numerous dining options, which offer breathtaking views of the harbor, dock and dine valet service and an eclectic mix of cuisine from steaks, Italian to seafood. During the annual Newport Beach Christmas Boat Parade each December, reservations at these establishments fill up quickly as they offer one of the best views of the parade complete with a delicious holiday menu.
The Newport marina is located at the northern end of Moreton Bay and offers quiet berth in which to spend some time to break your journey north or south, or looking for a more long term berthing facility, Newport Marina is the best place. It is also known as the “friendly marina at the top of the bay”, and is well protected from all weather conditions and is suitable for both power and sailing vessels up to 18 m in length.
The Newport Yachting Center is located in one of the most beautiful waterfront sites in America and offers a variety of services for people who enjoy and expect the very best. The Newport Yachting Center Marina & Special Event venue is located on four acres in the heart of scenic downtown Newport. The “City by the Sea” welcomes over 3 million visitors a year and our site is right on their walking route. At our space, we can make any event happen! Operating seasonally as a marina and event venue, we produce a variety of large scale and more intimate events, including concerts & comedy shows, festivals, boat shows, trade shows, yacht ‘rendezvous,’ art shows, weddings and other private events.