We use cookies to optimise your experience on Travelzoo. By using our website, you are agreeing to allow this. For more information, see our Privacy & Cookie Policy »

  1. Orange County
  2. $22 -- Balboa: Cruise, Ferris Wheel & Pizza for 2, Reg. $45
Deal Cart (0)
Updating Deal Cart
Order Total
Proceed to Payment
Your deal cart is empty. When you add a deal, it will appear here. Updating Deal Cart

$22 -- Balboa: Cruise, Ferris Wheel & Pizza for 2, Reg. $45

Sold out - This deal was published April 21, 2014 and sold out September 17, 2014.
$22 -- Balboa: Cruise, Ferris Wheel & Pizza for 2, Reg. $45
By Travelzoo Staff
"Locals cherish the Balboa Fun Zone as a little vignette from the past," states the OC Register. Two can save 50% on an afternoon at this local treasure.

Why we love it

  • A piece of Balboa history, the Fun Zone opened in 1936
  • 98% of Travelzoo visitors enjoyed their visit
  • Includes pizza and soda

When

April 21, 2014 - Sept. 30, 2014

Where

Balboa Fun Zone Rides
600 Edgewater Blvd.
Balboa, CA 92661
(See Map)
Tel: 949-673-0240

What's included

  • For $22 (reg. $44.66), two can spend a playful afternoon at the Balboa Fun Zone
  • Cruise through Newport Harbor on a 45-minute narrated cruise with the Fun Zone Boat Company; choose either a sea lion tour or a celebrity homes tour
  • Ride the historic Ferris wheel
  • Grab a slice of cheese pizza and a regular soda per person at Azar's Gourmet Pizza

The fine print

Valid April 21, 2014 - Sept. 30, 2014; during merchant's operating hours. Sea lion tours depart at 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. every day; celebrity home cruises depart at 12 p.m., 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. every day. Cruise reservations required; subject to availability. Reservations must be made 24 hours in advance. Tax, if applicable, and gratuity are not included. Riders on Ferris wheel must be at least 14 years of age and over 50" tall to ride without an adult. Limit five purchases per person; may buy additional as gifts. If limit is exceeded, voucher subject to forfeiture.

See all terms
$22   $44.66
51% off | 970 bought
Travelzoo deal by
Balboa Fun Zone Rides
97% Enjoyed Balboa Fun Zone Rides
97% (229 ratings)
Sold out at
1:59 a.m. CT on Sept. 17
Travelzoo Customer Service

1-877-665-0000

M – F, 9am – 9pm ET

Reservations must be made 24 hours in advance; can be made by phone or online. Mention voucher when making reservation by phone. To book online, go to http://funzoneboats.com/index.php?option=com_koabooking&bid=13 and select your tour of choice from the calendar. Provide voucher information when instructed. You will receive a confirmation email. Present voucher upon arrival for the cruise (600 Edgewater Blvd.), then proceed to the Ferris wheel at Balboa Fun Zone. You will be given the passes for the Ferris Wheel and Azar's Gourmet Pizza there.
97% Enjoyed Balboa Fun Zone Rides
(229 ratings)
4.7
Quality of Service
4.4
Quality of Activity
4.6
Value for the Money
Overall Enjoyed Most Other Comments

The ferris wheel

Sep 11, 2014 Denisse CA, United States

Farris wheel.

Nice little outing with family from out of town.

Sep 08, 2014 Oscar CA, United States

Just plain fun!

Sep 08, 2014 David California, United States

Sharing past experiences with our granddaughter.

The vendors made using the vouchers very easy.

Aug 30, 2014 Patricia CA, United States

Boat ride

Wheel was great

Aug 28, 2014 Stephanie CA, United States

Like this deal? Share it with your friends

600 Edgewater Blvd.
Balboa, CA 92661
Tel: 949-673-0240

We are now transferring you...

We are now directing you to {0} where you can purchase today’s Travelzoo Local Deal directly.

OK | Cancel

This Travelzoo Local Deal at Balboa Fun Zone Rides sold out at 1:59 a.m. CT on Sept. 17 when 970 vouchers were purchased.

Never miss a Orange County Local Deal again! Sign up to receive Local Deal alerts via email.

  • Your Email:
  • Zip Code: