Heading off for a Sri Lanka Surf Adventure?
Well, this 3-week surf trip in Sri Lanka with the crew of Ticket To Ride packs in heaps of surf, sun, culture, and good times in one of Asia’s best surfing destinations.
For those with little or no surf experience your experienced and certified surf instructors will help you get to grips with all the skills needed to enjoy this incredible part of the world – from perfecting your pop and paddle techniques to in water safety.
For those who are already up and riding you’ll receive in-water coaching and theory that will take your surfing to the next level.
For the September start date, you’ll kick things off on the East Coast in Arugam Bay, or for the May trip, things will start on the South West in Ahangama.
Beginning in the bustling town of Ahangama in the South West of the country (after being picked up from Colombo Airport) you’ll experience some of the coasts best waves from your base in this bustling fishing village.
When you’re not busy in amongst the waves explore some of the amazing local markets or tuck into some of the incredible local cuisine that Sri Lanka is fast becoming famous for.
Then it’s onto Arugam Bay – the most famous surf spot in Sri Lanka and home to some world-class right-hand points where you can really put your new surf skills to the test.
Soak up the views on the scenic drive through the beautiful Sri Lankan countryside en route – and keep an eye out for the local elephants chilling as you drive by!
Alongside the amazing waves in Arugam Bay, you’ll also enjoy sunrise yoga sessions, explore the Yala National Park, and some local excursions – allowing you to see a little more of what makes this part of Sri Lanka so special.
Want to explore even more of Sri Lanka? check out our 4-week Ultimate Sri Lanka Surf Tour which includes some extra time exploring more of what this amazing country has to offer!
Colombo Airport, Sri Lanka
This small fishing village is home to one of the longest and most perfect right hand point breaks in the World and is easily the most famous spot in Sri Lanka.
Upon arrival you will be greeted at the airport by your Trip Leader and other riders, before travelling by private transfer to the surf camp in Arugam Bay
Here you will be introduced to the team and given time to settle in before we tuck in to a traditional Sri Lankan curry 🙂
The first week spent in Arugam Bay is pure magic. Surfing right hand point breaks at sunrise, relaxing afternoons and dinners out every night at the awesome local restaurants.
2 weeks at the Surf House in Ahangama will see your surfing improve more in two weeks that you could alone in two years. Sunrise surfs, breakfast, theory, functional surf training, CHILL, surf again, sunset beer, dinner + REPEAT 🙂
On our final night we will have a group dinner and drinks celebrating an awesome trip (whilst hopefully getting up early to enjoy one last dawnie) Feeling refreshed, flexible and ripping on a surfboard, you will then head the airport for the final farewell.