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$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.

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$22   $44.66
51% off | 970 bought
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Balboa Fun Zone Rides
97% Enjoyed Balboa Fun Zone Rides
97% (242 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
(242 ratings)
4.7
Quality of Service
4.4
Quality of Activity
4.7
Value for the Money
Overall Enjoyed Most Other Comments

The Celebrity homes tour of as a entertaining. The tour guide was funny and knowledgeable.

Being cash for a tip, and pay to get crowns the tour to the other side if the harbor.

Sep 23, 2014 Rebecca CA, United States

The celebrity boat tour.

My husband is hard of hearing and had a hard time hearing the guide. Probably if we sat in front of him he could hear better. I heard him most of the time and repeated what he said. If there was a way to help that it would be good for others as well. I have highly recommended the boat tour.

Sep 22, 2014 Star CA, United States

The boat ride was awesome!

As was the Ferris Wheel!

Sep 22, 2014 Nadia CA, United States

The atmosphere - the entire place is a great place to relax and enjoy the day!

Highly recommend!!

Sep 17, 2014 Meagan Australia

The ferris wheel

Sep 11, 2014 Denisse CA, United States

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

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