¡Amazing beaches next to tropical rainforests, Matapalo is a true paradise for surfers! You will be impressed by the colors of the ocean, the melody of the birds and the exquisite perspective of the most beautiful beach surrounded by tropical jungle in the Osa Peninsula.
Learn to surf while we make it fun for you!
- Activity Level Challenging
- Group Size Small Group
Oldemar is a native surfer from the Osa Peninsula. Known locally as Pollo, he has proven to be the best and funniest surf teacher.
You will visit the enviable beaches of Cabo Matapalo to learn one of the most beautiful sports in the world.
Surf lessons are held at Pan Dulce beach, located in the Matapalo area, about 18 km from Puerto Jiménez. It is a place with pristine waters suitable for beginners in surfing. Lessons take place at low tide, where the beach has waves that are perfect for beginners.
You will first receive an explanation and a demonstration of all the basic positions and movements to practice before entering the water. After you've rehearsed and perfected all these moves, you'll head out into the water and start surfing some waves with the help of your instructor.
This tour takes place at low tide, which changes daily. Be sure to ask when is the right time for surfing.
What to bring? Sunblock, sandals, swim suit/dry clothing, towel, waterproof hat or cap, water shoes (optional) long sleeve t-shirt (optional).
- Local Instructor
- Surf board
- Water and fruits
- Transport from Puerto Jimenez to Matapalo and vice versa.
- Day 1 Pan Dulce Beach, Instructions and Waves!
This tour takes place at low tide, which changes daily. Be sure to ask when it starts on the date of your visit. You will have about 30 minutes of instructions on the beach and then, you will enter with your instructor for about 1.5 hours in the water to ride some waves!
This tour does not require accommodation.