Join us for an unforgettable Surf Safari in the stunning Banks Peninsula!

So I want to take a Surf Safari! What can I expect?

  • Light Snack
  • Half day Surf Safari with local knowledge from our qualified guide
  • Transport including pick up and drop off in Akaroa town.
  • Warm winter Quiksilver wetsuit & easy to use soft top board
  • An experience that will stay with you long after your holiday has ended!

surf lessons  Surf school lessons

Your safari will begin in Akaroa township.,We run a morning and afternoon safari every day during our peak season. You will be met by your experienced and qualified surf guide who will transport you out to some of the Banks Peninsula hidden gems. Tranquil, stunning eastern bay beaches which are the perfect location for your surf lesson.

Along the way the guide will share their local knowledge of the area and point out areas of interest. The views along the way are breath taking! At the beach the guide will unload the boards while you put on your warm Quiksilver winter wet suit.

Ok, now ready for action! Your guide will take you through a comprehensive surf lesson. This includes technique training on the beach which is followed by plenty of water time to practice your new skills in the water while your guide assists you and gives you tips.

The great thing about surfing is that we can go in any type of weather, wind and rain does not bother us! As long as ocean conditions are suitable we are out there surfing! If you love your lesson which we know you will…or you already know how to surf, we also offer a rental service which includes soft top board, wetsuit, roof rack straps and expert advice on where to go according to the conditions from our local surf guides, this means you can practice your skills again!

The experience is approximately 3.5 hours in duration from pick up until drop off. So what are you waiting for? Come on surf safari with us!