Top 10 Surf Destinations for Spring Break
This spring break season, why not take a surfing break. There is a whole host of destinations which cater to the boarding crowd, both domestically and on the international scene. Regardless of your experience level, you are bound to find a fantastic destination which is perfectly suited to your own skill level. Here, we present ten of the best gems when it comes to top class surfing around the globe.
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Bocas del Toro, Panama
This Central American beauty is the ideal place to catch some of the best waves this spring break. Suitable for all levels of surfer, it also allows you to break from the usual spring break crowds which descend. This is an ideal escape and welcomed by many, yet it still provides an awesome social life and experiences once you decide to call time on your days of surfing. You can also guarantee with pretty much certainty that the weather conditions will be just perfect. Surf Destinations Around the World
WHERE TO STAY IN PANAMA
Bali, Indonesia is one of the most popular surf destinations in the world. Beyond this, the island is also hugely popular for honeymoons or just regular tourists all through the year. A major part of the reason for this is their world famous beach and seas as well as a local population with increased English skills and all the required facilities to cater for a surfing crowd. While it may not be cheap to get there, this is more than made up for through your cost of living at the destination. This cost is very low.
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For those who may wish to stay a little closer to home, yet still, capture that destination magic, PR has the perfect solution. It is immersed in international culture and atmosphere whilst still being considered a domestic destination. Beyond this, the infrastructure provided for surfers is second to none, with some amazing conditions and a highly suitable spring break climate.
WHERE TO STAY IN PUERTO RICO
The mecca for many surfers throughout history, Hawaii still retains much of that reputation. The conditions which you will find in Hawaii during spring break have not diminished since the heyday of the state. Combined with being able to surf monster waves, you will also be able to soak up the sun and the nuances of a local culture thousands of miles away, while technically remaining in the US. This also means there are many competitive deals when it comes time to book your flights from major US airports.
WHERE TO STAY IN HAWAII
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If you are looking for more island options, this Caribbean beauty may be just perfect. It presents an ideal option for those who wish to combine relaxed surfing conditions with some amazing beaches and idyllic surroundings. It is a little quieter than some other selections, but this just means you can immerse yourself in the surf even more and enjoy the tranquility of your surrounding and the local culture when getting some time on the waves. Surf Destinations Around the World
WHERE TO STAY IN TORTOLA
Salina Cruz, Mexico
Mexico is always a popular spring break destination and with Cancun among others being the party hub for spring break, why not change the pace a little with Salina Cruz. This still offers fantastic opportunities to enjoy your spring break social life, but also comes with a fantastic location to enjoy some of the best waves in the world. Again, given the time of the year, you can also be assured that the water temperature remains quite warm. Always a plus. Surf Destinations Around the World
WHERE TO STAY IN MEXICO
Another domestic option for those who do not wish to travel internationally. An excellent domestic option at that. San Diego is a fun and enthralling place to visit at any time of the year and for any occasion, but during spring break it also features many of the great surfing conditions and still positively warm water conditions with a steady surf. It is likely the most ideal for those who also wish to combine the benefits of a city spring break and enjoy the waves. Surf Destinations Around the World
WHERE TO STAY IN SAN DIEGO
Located off the coast of Spain and Morocco, these islands are something of a hidden gem within Europe. They reach some of the highest spring temperatures on the continent and provide the most amazing sandy beaches and ideal surf conditions of any place. Here you can enjoy these perfect conditions while exploring a real once in a lifetime collection of islands with a modern infrastructure which is easy and cheap to access from Europe.
WHERE TO STAY IN CANARY ISLANDS
Certainly, Ireland does not feature some of the warm water temperatures which our other locations can count on, and you may indeed experience some rain, but the wild Atlantic winds and waves make for some of the world’s best surfing conditions, particularly on the north-west coast. You will also not be left searching for opportunities to socialize, with a traditional local pub never much further than a stone’s throw from the beach. The people are welcoming and the surfing is fantastic on this rugged island.
WHERE TO STAY IN IRELAND
A final tropical beauty. Like Panama, Costa Rica is becoming increasingly easy to access, and it certainly delivers. It features some of the most beautiful landscapes and beaches anywhere in the world, combining them with near perfect surfing conditions. Regardless of your ability level, the country has options for you. Following your visit, you will also almost certainly fall in love with both Costa Rica and its surf. Surf Destinations Around the World
WHERE TO STAY IN COSTA RICA
With so many fantastic destinations to choose from, you really have no reason not to take to the waves this spring break. With options both at home and abroad which ensure you will have an awesome time regardless of experience levels, it may just be time to book those flights and pack your board for an amazing Spring break adventure this year.
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