Are you the one who is eagerly waiting for the travel restrictions to be lifted? Well, you are not alone. Everyone wants to move out of their homes and plan their travel once again. For surf enthusiasts, it’s both traveling and fulfilling their urge to surf. To celebrate the unlocking, you must be looking for popular surfing destinations to visit once the travel restrictions are lifted, of course, with due precautions and safety measures.
Surfing is one of the most glorious water sports in the world and should be complemented by the best locations. There are certain parts of surfing which are much more thrilling than just balancing on the rushing water. So, we have carefully compiled the list of top surfing destinations that you should consider visiting, once the travel restrictions are up. Read more.
Hossegor is one of the best-surfing destinations. It is a family-friendly destination that offers exquisite beaches and breaks that are unparalleled in the world. If you are a surfer, then you have got to go there to experience the thrill of powerful waves. It is known to have hosted some of the top class pro-surf competitions and events. Every surfers’ dream – The WSL, has been held here many times. Because of the popularity of the place, and the shows and events that happen here, the beach gets packed during the summer months.
Best time to visit: Year-round
This place is one of the coldest surfing destinations in the world. It requires you to wear thick wetsuits to enjoy surfing. The beaches are comparatively empty. If you are searching for a less crowded place, then you can consider Hoddevik as long as you are okay with cold water surfing. You would have an experience of a lifetime there.
Best Time to visit: March to September
Next on the list is the beautiful beach of Nazare. It is a surfers’ paradise because of the natural beauty and record-breaking waves extending as much as 100 feet. The giant waves at Nazare undoubtedly offer the most thrilling and risky rides. The canyon present underwater creates interference between the incoming waves, making them larger. It is meant for the experts in the industry to try their manoeuvres.
Best Time to visit: Between October and March
Mentawai Islands, Sumatra, Indonesia
Mentawai Islands is also one of the best surfing spots in the world. Surfing in the Mentawai Islands is for all the surfers who like calm and serene beaches. It is everyone’s favourite because of the types of waves it offers. It has to be on your list if you really want to enjoy surfing. It is a perfect destination not just for surfing but also for a host of other experiences such as authentic regional food, stay and trips to the local areas. Like thousands of other surf enthusiasts, you can also plan your trip to this place once the travel restrictions are lifted. But if you are in Indonesia and haven’t yet been to this place, this is the opportunity for you. Hollow Tree’s Resort is offering flat 25% discount for all the domestic travellers through the remaining 2020. Book a stay with us and enjoy luxury on a budget.
Best time to visit: Year-round, though August is the best
Cloud Nine, Siargao Island, Philippines
Another name at the top of our list is cloud nine, Philippines because you are indeed on Cloud 9 here. Ask any pro surfer about this place, and they will tell you how beautiful and thrilling it is. Surfers get to enjoy some of the best-known waves at this place. It has consistently featured on top of the lists by the experts. If you are searching for an adventurous place for your surfing trip, then this is the place for you.
Best time to visit: All year around
You can plan your next trip to any of these surfing destinations once things normalize. Booking your stay in an all-inclusive surf resort will be the best for you. Go ahead and start dreaming and searching more about your next destination.