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Surf Layover Trip in El Salvador provided by Surf & Trips El Salvador

Surf Layover Trip in El Salvador

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Have a long layover in El Salvador? Leave the airport and join us for a surf adventure!   We will pick you up at the airport and bring you to the best surfing beaches in El Salvador. This layover trip will include a 3-hour surf lesson with a local, bilingual surf instructor and surfboard rental. All of our instructors are ISA and Red Cross certified with years of experience.   This layover tour will give you a taste of what it's like to surf world-class waves in El Salvador.
Important Information
5–8 hours
  • Round-trip transfer (SAL airport or San Salvador city hotel)
  • Professional ISA- and Red Cross-certified surf instructor
  • 3 hour surf lesson
  • Surfboard rental
  • Bottled water
  • Local guide
  • Does not include any fees related to immigration or customs while at the airport
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Towels, sunscreen, bathing suit, flip-flops/beach shoes etc is not included. Please make sure you bring appropriate clothing for surfing, as well as a change of clothes.
  • Gratuities
  • Souvenir photos (available for purchase)
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Additional Info
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Air/flight passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: flight number, arrival time and re-boarding time for airport drop off
  • Airport pick-up and drop off is offered for this tour.
  • Agreement to liability waiver required prior to tour commencement
  • Note:
  • We will send you a liability waiver to complete which is required for the booking to be confirmed. No exceptions.
  • Minimum age is 10 years. Passengers under 18 years must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
  • No previous experience required.
  • Participants must know how to swim and be comfortable in the water
  • It is recommended that you bring a swimsuit to change into, a towel, sunscreen and a change of clothes.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Isabel C wrote a review May 2020
1 contribution
Mauricio is great! It was my sister and I's first time surfing and Mauricio was so patient and understanding. He took his time to make sure we were comfortable in the water. If your looking for someone who knows the area well, will accommodate to you level, and is awesome, then
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Date of experience: December 2019
Hernán Del Valle wrote a review Jul 2019
8 contributions
We were 4 people including a 8 years old girl and it was an amazing experience, we enjoyed it alot. Mauricio was really professional, patient and kind. We had tons of fun. We were safe all the time and well guided.
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Date of experience: July 2019
Travel1234 wrote a review Apr 2019
2 contributions
Good Value. Safe. Fun. Great Surfing! Mauricio could not have been a better guide. He ensured we were safe, got us awesome waves and is a great guy. Very professional yet easy going. I couldn't recommend him more! The accommodations he coordinated were basic and clean as
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Date of experience: May 2018
rmmcdonald wrote a review Mar 2019
Bogota, Colombia7 contributions2 helpful votes
Mauricio is an absolutely top-notch surf coach and guide who really went out of his way to give me the best possible surfing experience in El Salvador. I contacted Surf and Trips El Salvador super last minute as I decided I wanted to explore additional breaks away from the
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Date of experience: March 2019
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E Rose wrote a review Jan 2019
1 contribution
We spent 8 days with Mauricio and Mia the owners of surf and trips El Salvador and had an amazing time! Half of the time was a private tour, half we shared with another couple, both were great. Everything was taken care of for us, from an airport pick up to organizing the
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Date of experience: December 2018
About the operator

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By: Surf & Trips El Salvador
Surfing all the breaks
Mauricio is a legend. He was punctual, accomodating and I had a really great time. He made sure I always felt comfo
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Elaine D
Thumbs up for surfing
We had a fabulous experience with Mauricio and our surf instruction. Mauricio and Mia taught us on a beautiful bea
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Surf Trip El Salvador
Great surf experience with Mauricio Tevez. Even though the waves were big for some of the days, mauricio always mad
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Best day ever!
I was a little nervous about trying to surf but Mauricio was the best most helpful and considerate teacher. I felt
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Just... Great !
Just a great and amazing surfing expérience with Mauricio ! Friendly and patient ! Spot is amazing :))
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Key Details
  • Duration: 5–8 hours
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Languages Offered: English, Portuguese, Spanish
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