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Santa Barbara Eco-Beach Resort invites you to their exciting surf camp in Portugal and take your wave skills to the next level with their intensive surfing course. This camp is open to all levels, so if you have no prior experience or a master of surfing, come and join now!
During this surf camp, you will stay at Santa Barbara Eco-Beach Resort which is located between the mountains and the sea. The resort offers the best experiences from both worlds, between the contemplation of the mountain sheltering the famous Lagoa do Fogo and the relaxing Santa Bárbara beach, with over half a mile of sand. Both families and adventure lovers are able to enjoy an infinite number of experiences that will fill you with the mystic of “living the Azores”, since the pedestrian tours, to the adrenaline of using a surfboard for the first time or to just contemplate the unique blue and green landscape.
The retreat studios invest in the most exclusive comfort of the resort and in the fantastic view from the exterior Jacuzzi on the terrace. The retreat studios have a small equipped kitchenette and a living room. The suspended beds allow you to sleep with the city at your feet, observing also the mountain on the side and Santa Barbara beach on the other side. Designed to spoil you even more, the retreat studios have Claus Porto bathroom amenities, robe, and slippers at the disposal of the guests. You just have to relax and enjoy the stunning view over São Miguel north coast.
Placed in a prime location, the restaurant, Santa Bárbara offers you a variety of genuine flavors, achieved with the freshness of the local and seasonal ingredients. Between 8:00 a.m. and 10:30 a.m., you can have your breakfast over the wide sandy Santa Barbara beach, tasting the typical products from Furnas (“bolo-lêvedo”) or the special bread from Ribeira Grande. At lunch, you can enjoy the dazzling view while you try the carefully prepared meals, served with the best local drinks, accompanied by the soothing sound of the waves. In the end of the day, have dinner enjoying the outdoor spirit, delighting yourself with the delicacies prepared specially for you.
All the context invites you to relaxation, in the middle of the afternoon or at the sunset before enjoying dinner. In the bar, you can find several delicious cocktails, local beverages like the passion-fruit soda that they call “Kima”, or some of the local wines and famous liquors. The view over the sea is the trademark of the bar where the natural fruit juices are another must incentive to a good talk. The tastefully decorated space appeals to the spontaneity where children are always welcome.
In the beach club "Areais", you can relish a great variety of light meals without leaving Santa Barbara beach. In this magical environment, have the perfect drink to cool off and relax while you choose between a dive in the cool waters or just lying there in the sun, a relaxed service that matches the chill environment of the Santa Barbara beach.
During this camp, with the sea as your background in the Santa Barbara Eco-Beach Resort, you can enjoy a wide variety of activities, to practice individually or with the group. Taking advantage of the cool beach waters, you can choose between surf lessons, bodyboard, sup, snorkeling or a simple kayak ride.
This camp includes three-day surf courses for all levels including beginners, intermediate, and advanced. You do not have to worry about the equipment for it is also included in the price. The Azores and their backs produce some of the best conditions for the surf practice in Portugal, Europe, and the World! It is possible to surf during the four seasons of the year and during the summer the conditions which are perfect for learning or for a family surf trip.
Every year, the Santa Barbara beach receives the Professional Surf Circuit, which is part of the ASP qualification circuit, being a favorite in the world circuit due to powerful and hollow waves that burst through there. Surf lessons will be conducted depending on the forecast.
This surf camp will take place in Azores, Portugal. The Azorean archipelago is built with nine beautiful volcanic islands, dividing itself into three major geographical groups. The oriental group, composed of Santa Maria and São Miguel, make the south entrance of the cluster. Santa Bárbara Eco-Beach Resort is placed in São Miguel island, the famous “green island” for its dense and incredible vegetation. There, you can discover breathtaking landscapes, natural waterfalls, lakes surrounded by all the mystic, cool water beaches, and a neat and intact natural environment.
The price includes daily buffet breakfast at Santa Bárbara restaurant.
For most of the year you can go diving in São Miguel island. There are dozens of spots to dive from coastal and low areas with underwater caves where there are observed traces of shipwrecks, or simply contemplate the lilies and groupers refuge areas. You can also arrange a diving baptism in this unforgettable sea.
Adrenaline and adventure will be the experience that you will have when you embark on one of the boats on a journey of discovery of these wonderful cetaceans! The Azores are currently one of the greatest world whale sanctuaries, and between migratory and resident species, you can see about 20 different species. You can organize a trip to watch the whales and dolphins, or even swim with the dolphins, an experience that surely cannot be missed!
It can be practiced in inland waters and in the open sea, whether exploring cliffs that surround little lakes or exploring the surrounding small islets to observe seabirds and discover secret caves.
The sea around the Azores is a top destination for lovers of big game fishing. Board on this adventure and go searching for the blue marlin, the white marlin, golden, among other species of tuna fish. You can rent your own boat and equipment, and flow at the rhythm of the tides!
Hundreds of trails await you! Use the mountain bike to explore São Miguel in the most adventurous way! You can choose from single tracks connecting high mountains to the coast, roads on land surrounding small lakes, or go into the mountains and see the rich endemic fauna and flora. This is biking for all tastes and open to all technical skills.
Green island is the perfect scenery for a walk! The green mantle of cryptomeria, incense, and beech; volcanic cones emerge and rise up into the sky; caves appear just around the corner and ponds lay in sleeping volcanoes! The trails meander the island of São Miguel, inviting you to enjoy the beauty of the island.
The Azores is known to be one of the top destinations for the observation of certain bird species, especially because of its location in the Atlantic Ocean where many migratory birds establish as their route.
Joí£o Paulo II Airport
Transfer not provided
Please book your flight to arrive at João Paulo II Airport (PDL). Airport transfer from João Paulo II Airport (PDL) is not included in the price.
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