For adults and children of all ages, just need to be able to swim. Lessons are given at Pan Dulce beach, which has a very mellow wave and are great for learners. The Playa Matapalo surf is a perfect background with scarlet macaws flying overhead and howler monkeys howling in the trees.
Longtime resident Olman Fernandez Cedeno, locally known as Pollo, has been surfing the Matapalo waves since he was 7 years old. He is a very enthusiastic instructor and will get his students up and riding in short order.
He states, on your first lesson you will learn to stand up and ride the wave. He and his instructors are CPR and First Aid certified. Group rates are $65 pp, private lessons are $110 pp, private family lessons for 4 or more is $75.
For more information on this tour or other attractions, please call us directly at 321.266.2714.