In search of the perfect wave: 10 unique beaches for surfing, between breathtaking landscapes and a hypnotizing sea.
Crazy waves, oceans that fascinate for the power they hide and wonderful beaches where nature is still the absolute protagonist: we go around the world , this time, for surf lovers, finding the ten best places to practice it.
**** Surfing, windsurfing, bodyboarding, skimboarding, body surfing: whatever your favorite specialty is, prepare your board, wetsuit, courage and a great desire for fun.
From South Africa to Indonesia, from Portugal to Australia: are you ready to experience the impetus of nature by putting yourself to the test? Ready to tame the ripples of the sea and ride them through mighty stunts? If the answer is a definite yes, come with us: book a flight and your hotel, the perfect sea is not that far away!
It is no news that Australia has excellent beaches for surfers, who really come here from all over the world. The Gold Coast, known not surprisingly as Surfers Paradise, is beautiful, with its very long strip of golden beach, and is the best for those who want to experience adrenaline-pumping emotions on the crest of the wave: the Superbanks, for example, the most sought after. together most feared, awaits you. Do you accept the challenge?
Hawaii is a paradise and in Maui, in particular, there are several beaches that are worth your visit, thanks to its climate, its enviable position and the variety of its waves. More experienced surfers can choose Honolua Bay, especially perfect during the winter: swells are guaranteed and the quality of the waves is incredibly optimal. A magical place teeming with surfers! What are you waiting for?
The famous beach of Sorake, in the south of Sumatra, is a real legend for surfers, who then end up falling in love with this place punctually also for its natural beauties that really take your breath away. From spring until late autumn the sea becomes perfect to be ridden and you cannot miss this opportunity: as a good beach break study the sea currents and the seabed and then enjoy this truly unique place!
Not far from Port Elizabeth, the spectacular Jeffreys Bay guarantees gigantic waves from June to August. Here the wind, which is a constant, swells the sea to perfection. This makes it one of the most coveted bays and the influx of surfers who arrive every year from all over the world, giving mind-boggling shows and performances. Boneyards, Magna Tubes, Albatross: choose the spot you prefer and be ready for take off.
The Mavericks wave is very famous because, in particular atmospheric conditions, it reaches heights that exceed 20 meters. Dangerous and scary, and therefore very attractive at the same time, the waves of this bay attract the most experienced surfers, conquered by the atmosphere of this place. If you want to get even more adrenaline, know that here there is a real possibility of running into sharks. Who reaches us?
Peniche was a quiet fishing village north of Lisbon until Rip Curl decided, in 2009, to make it the location of his surfing event, The Search. Since then it has been one of the most popular destinations for surfers in Europe. The mild climate and the waves of all heights and powers bring here every year many fans: easy waves if you are just starting out and more complicated waves for tubing if you are already at a certain level. Supertubos is the beach that you just can’t miss. What else to add? Have a good trip.
Even in Tamarindo the climate is optimal, the nature is heavenly and the fun is absolute if you intend to surf perfect waves: the best time is from April to November, but if you want to go in winter no problem, the swells keep the beach lively all the year. Playa Negra, Witches Rock and Ollie’s Point: you will be spoiled for choice among the famous break points of the place. You just have to leave.
Again a beach that fascinates and frightens at the same time, with waves that you can only face if you have a certain preparation: this island of the Philippines will show you, in fact, raging waves that crash on a sharp and shallow coral reef. Venture only if you are sure of your abilities, study the area well and have fun: the beauty of this place and the satisfaction will be an immeasurable reward.
Let’s go back to Europe and move to the southwestern coast of France, to Hossegor, which now enjoys an undisputed reputation for its waves of incredible heights. Having become famous for its luxury beach, La Graviere, Hossegor, which is now a meeting place for surfers from all over the globe, will amaze you with its long white beaches and thousands of shops dedicated to surfing, where it will be impossible not to find what you are looking for. Seeing is believing!
Fuerteventura is a natural paradise that you will appreciate for more than one reason. If you love the sea and the wind is your favorite place, if you love surfing, then, you will never want to leave: exceptional weather, incredible waves and spots among the best in Europe, to be experienced in particular from October to March. The beaches and break points not to be missed are in particular Harbor Wall, Mejillonas, Majanicho, Cotillo and Esquinzo. Enjoy yourselves!
Duration: 8 days / 6 nights
from € 920 - Excluding flights
Duration: 9 days / 6 nights
from € 326 - Excluding flights
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