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.
Beginning in the bustling town of Ahanghama 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 driven to the Surf Camp in Ahangama. Here you will be introduced to the team and given time to settle in before we tuck in to dinner and drinks ‘Sri Lanka style’.
Improve your surfing day in, day out and reap the physical and mental benefits of practicing yoga. Make the most of your surfing down time by discovering Sri Lanka’s flavourful food, welcoming people and timeless ruins.
Our morning drive takes us from Swiss lakes to Swiss Army. At the once-secret Swiss army bunker at Fortress Fürigen, we’ll see part of the massive defense system designed to keep Switzerland strong and neutral. Afterward, a short drive into the countryside brings us to the charming Alpine village of Engelberg, our picturesque home for the next two days. We’ll settle into our lodge then head out for an orientation walk. Our stroll through the village will end at the Engelberg Abbey, a Benedictine monastery with its own cheese-making operation. You’ll have free time to wander back before dinner together. Sleep in Engelberg (2 nights). Bus: 1 hr. Walking: light.
On your final night we will cook up a big BBQ to celebrate an awesome trip, and hopefully be up early to enjoy one last dawnie surf! Feeling refreshed, flexible and ripping on a surfboard, the team will then take you to the airport for the final farewell.