Looking for the ultimate Sri Lanka Surf Tour?
Well, this 4 weeks 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.
After 3 weeks filled with waves and beach time, your final week will be spent discovering a bit more of Sri Lanka – heading inland through Ella, Adams Peak, and the famous town of Kandy where you’ll experience heaps of Sri Lankan culture, wander through ancient temples and even climb the 5,000 foot Sri Pada Pilgrimage.
It’s the perfect way to finish an incredible 4-week surf trip in Sri Lanka – one which combines waves, culture, and adventure.
March Tour: 2 Weeks Ahangama, 1 Week Arugam Bay, 1 Week Hill Country.
October Tour: 1 Week Arugam Bay, 2 Weeks Ahangama, 1 Week Hill Country.
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.
Stock up on rotis for the seven hour journey through the most beautiful parts of the country and glimpse incredible jungle scenery! The journey itself is an adventure and without fail we’ve spotted elephants casually doing their thing on the side of the road every time.
A week of relaxation and exploration awaits, including two surf lessons, five sunrise yoga sessions and an excursion to Yala National Park and a bicycle tsunami village tour. Arugam Bay is one of the most chilled out places on earth, you’ll settle in just fine…
Spend the final week traveling the Hill Country through Ella, Kandy and Adams Peak, visiting tea plantations, monesteries, temples, climbing the famous 5,000ft Sri Pada pilgrimage and receiving a much needed traditional ayurvedic massage before heading home.
On your final night, we will all still be aching from climbing all 5,500 steps at Adam’s Peak so a big Sri Lankan curry will be much needed, followed by a couple of cold Lion Beers! The team will then take you to the airport for the final farewell.