With waves for everyone, beginners, intermediates, big wave surfers and a paradisiac environment, it is no wonder Indonesia is one of the best countries for surfing.
Surf in Indonesia was first discovered in Bali. Surfers then started to explore the other islands and discovered many other perfect waves.
While discovering secret spot here and there, you can enjoy the ultimate spoils in surfing and so can the future surfer.
One of the greatest benefits of surfing in Indonesia is the incredible number of world-class surf breaks scattered around all the uniquely shaped coastlines and countless islands. There is the opportunity to surf different waves with every trip you take.
Here are our favourite islands for surfing in Indonesia are
- Bali (incl. Nusa Lembongan – Ceningan islands)
- Lombok (incl. Gili Trawangan)
- Sumatra (incl. Metawai & Nias islands)
When tackling the wave, do not forget to surf within your ability. If you haven’t practice in a while or want to train, you will also easily find surf camps, surf lessons, etc…