Learn to Surf
Learn to surf and have awesome adventures on your gap year! You're guaranteed to have an amazing time and meet lots of like-minded people as you learn how to surf the seas. You'll find surf schools set in beautiful beachside locations abroad. Enjoy surf lessons taught by expert surf instructors and learn how to ride the waves in style!
Surf-central has to be Australia's East Coast, where you can learn to surf and meet other surfers from all over the world. Alternatively, head to the beautiful beaches of Indonesia and learn to surf in stunning Bali. Enjoy adrenaline-fuelled action on the ocean waves during the day and make the most of the chilled-out surfer's beach lifestyle at night. Once you know how to surf you can enjoy all the world's best surfing hotspots from the crest of a wave - the view from your surfboard will be hard to beat!
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Learn to surf in Australia
If you want to learn how to surf in one of the world's best surf spots, head to surf camp on the Aussie East Coast. Located between Sydney and Byron Bay, on our learn to surf in Australia programme you will find out how to ride the waves. Taught by expert surf instructors, you'll soon master some serious surf moves!
Surf in beautiful Bali
Another world-famous surfing destination is the beautiful Indonesian island of Bali. Famous for its golden sands, stunning surf spots and fascinating Asian culture, Bali is bliss for any surf-seeker. Surf in Bali and learn new skills as you discover the delights of this amazing island.
Train to be a surf instructor
Fancy training to become a qualified surf instructor? Sign up for our surf instructor academy in Australia and spend up to 3 magical months at surf camp. Gain a level 1 qualification and then set off to teach surfing anywhere in the world!
Set off for unforgettable sun, sea and surf adventures around the globe!
Australia East Coast Adventure
5-6 weeks from4.5 7
5-6 weeks on the beautiful East Coast of Australia!Spend 5 or 6 unforgettable weeks on Australia’s East Coast. Discover beautiful beaches, unspoilt islands and buzzing backpacker destinations.
Fiji Island Hopping
8 days from4.5 4
Bali Intro Plus
12 or 15 days from4.5 11
Learn to Dive Bali
7 days from £579
8 days from £489
A week of awesome activities in one of Australia's top citiesDiscover bohemian Melbourne with a week of awesome activities and excursions. Surfing, wine-tasting, bar crawls, wildlife encounters and more!
Sydney to Cairns Travel Pass
Up to 12 months from £5594.0 4
Hop along the Aussie East Coast with this flexible travel pass!Explore Australia’s East Coast from Sydney to Cairns with this flexible travel pass, valid for 12 months. Have adventures off the beaten track and book your travel with an easy-to-use app!
Australia Surf Camp Adventure
7-9 days from £4694.5 1
Ultimate East Coast
38 days minimum from £2,2694.5 1
Bali Island Hopping
7 or 9 days from £6494.0 1
Bali Surf & Yoga
5 days from £449
Ride the waves & learn yoga in beautiful BaliLearn to surf, and tell your downward dog from your child’s pose, with daily surf and yoga lessons in an idyllic tropical setting.
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