Tamarindo Surf Lessons

Surfing in Tamarindo is Perfect for Beginners or Advanced Surfers.



Rate per person from $65

Tamarindo is the most popular and well-known “surf mecca” in Costa Rica. With warm waters all year round, great waves, and a professional instructor with unlimited patience to teach you, a surf lesson in Tamarindo is a must. Surfing in Tamarindo is perfect for beginners getting on the board for the first time and also offers advanced surfers great surfing opportunities like the Tamarindo Estuary River break and reef breaks like Witches Rock and Ollie’s Point.

Start your fun excursion when you are picked up from your Tamarindo hotel and taken to the beach. You start your lesson with a demonstration on the beach, where your instructor will show you the correct body and board position, how to get in the water, how to paddle, and other fun tricks like how to do a Turtle roll, duck dive, and line up and sit on the surfboard. After that, head into the ocean with your bilingual certified instructor who will help you catch a wave!

Age limitations: 4+

Tour includes: Bilingual guide, rash guard, surfboard.

What to bring: Sunscreen, swimsuit, towel.

Features: Professional, bilingual instructor. The tour provides rash guard (surf shirt), soft top surf board, transportation (from all hotels in Tamarindo). All surf instructors are certified lifeguards.

Duration: 2 hours.

*Prices reflect the least expensive rates during low season and are subject to change at any time. You will receive a 100% accurate price when you inquire with us and share your travel dates. Final package pricing includes taxes, domestic transport, tours and lodging as described unless otherwise indicated. The package does NOT include international airfare or optional travel insurance or any other services not expressly mentioned.