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Surf Lessons in Lima

  • Take a 90-minute surfing lesson in Lima on the Pacific Ocean
  • Learn basic surfing techniques before testing your skills in the water
  • All equipment is included—wetsuit, surfboards, and wax
Surf Lessons in Lima
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Surf Lessons in Lima
Test your surfing skills during this 90-minute lesson in Lima. Learn basic techniques such as balancing, popping up, and paddling before heading into the waves to see what you’ve learned. Lima is a popular surfing spot in South America making this a perfect opportunity to test the waters. This tour includes all surfing equipment as well as a delicious lunch.
What to Expect

Meet your guide at a central Lima location before heading off to Playa Mahaka for your 90-minute surf lesson. This tour includes all equipment such as wetsuit, surfboards, and wax so just bring yourself and a positive attitude.

The lesson is divided into three parts: stretching, basic techniques—including balancing, paddling, and popping up—and safety guidelines for the water.

After observing the instructor, head out into the water and put your skills to the test. Tuck into a hard-earned lunch as you chat with your fellow students about the day.

Reviews (29)
1 - 5 of 26 reviews
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile
Surf rental

Had two really good session while renting gear from Lima Surf. Alberto was really helpful and come surfing with me early in the morning.

Thank Mees D
Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile
Great way to spend the morning!

It's not enough to be a good surfer, you have to be a great teacher also... And Alberto certainly is that! Having tried a surf lesson once before(without much success ) I wasn't holding out a lot of hope for today. But Alberto soon changed...More

Thank Kefin1977
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Alberto is an incredible instructor! I have always wanted to try surfing but never had the chance to do so due to my busy college life. When i found out there was a surfing culture in Lima, I had to try it out. I was...More

Thank Ara K
Reviewed 20 April 2018
Surfing for boys 11 & 13

We had a long layover in Lima, so we decided to explore. We had our bathing suits just in case & happened upon Surf Peru. We were told they had everything we needed & could get the boys out on the water immediately. They were...More

Thank tragerjp
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

I have been on a day surf trip to the south with Alberto the owner, everything was well organized. Good material; surfboards, wetsuits. He is a very nice guy who answers really quickly on whats app. I also rented a surfboard the next day at...More

Thank Merian Z
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