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Surfing at the Santa Barbara beaches

Take a surfing lesson from an experienced local surf instructor in Santa Barbara. This charming town has a Mediterranean climate and over 300 hundred days of sun per year. It’s not surprising so many Hollywood stars chose to live here.


Santa Barbara is a perfect place to learn to surf with many beaches with soft sand and medium-height waves. It’s no problem if you have never tried surfing before as the lessons can be adapted to all levels. Wetsuits and surfboards are provided and your instructor will tailor your lessons to all levels, beginner or advanced.

All the lessons are private and you will receive the full attention of your instructor. You’ll be amazed at how much you can improve in one 90 minute lesson. All beginner lessons are taught on soft top surfboards; these are very stable and you’ll be standing upright in no time.

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You probably already have ideas for your holiday to America and Canada. Nature tours through the Rocky Mountains, spotting orcas near the San Juan Islands, or exploring the streets of San Francisco on the iconic cable car?

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