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8 Day Stand Up Paddle Surf Progression with an Eco-friendly School in Aljezur, West Algarve

Atlantic Lodge, Largo 1º de Maio, 8670-130, Aljezur, Portugal

SUP Surf Camp in Portugal

Intermediate difficulty
Instruction in English
Maximum 6 participants
All meals included
Airport transfer available

Perfect your technique in a friendly atmosphere during this SUP Surfari with the first eco-friendly SUP School in Portugal. Take advantage of the pleasant climate and the consistency of the waves of Southwest Portugal in spring and fall to discover this magnificent playground. With more than 40 beaches and a very diverse type of waves, you will take advantage of the Sygma SUP School team's knowledge of the places to take you to the best spot day after day and they will give you technical advice to make the most of your trip.

Meet the instructors

Gaylord & Sandy
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Highlights

  • Stand Up Paddle fitness session
  • Professional action footages session
  • 20 hours of Stand Up Paddle surf in 10 sessions
  • Daily advice to improve your techniques
  • Insurance and transportation included
  • Fitness, beach-based training session
  • 7 nights accommodation
  • Full board meals

Skill level

  • Intermediate
  • Advanced

Styles


6 days with instruction in English
The organizer also speaks: French
Group size: Maximum of 6 participants
Airport transfer available:
Faro Airport (US$56 per person)
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Accommodation

Check-in Time:
15:00
Check-out Time:
11:00

Facilities

  • Barbeque facilities
  • Concierge desk
  • Dining area
  • Environmentally friendly
  • Honesty bar
  • Multilingual staff
  • Special menu request
  • Terrace
  • Bicycle rental
  • Board rental
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet access
  • Wireless internet

The Atlantic Lodge offers retro style comfortable accommodation with single, double and family rooms, plus two 6 berth bunk rooms. Most rooms have a private balcony, all rooms have a private bathroom.

At the lodges top floor, you find the rooftop terrace with an honesty bar (and guitar), sun loungers, darts board, games, books, internet, extra-large LCD screen, 360 views, and incredible jaw-dropping starlit night skies.

Program

Itinerary

Saturday

Pick up at the airport if needed then arrival at the lodge to check in your rooms and greetings with all team and staff. Diner at the lodge.

Sunday

Breakfast at the lodge, then you will head to the best spot according to the conditions of the day for your first session. There, your instructor will check the level of each to refine the choice of spots for the rest of the week. Picnic on the beach for lunch and the second session in the afternoon. After that, return to the lodge to rest and you will have dinner at the lodge.

Monday

Breakfast at the lodge, then you will head to the best spot according to the conditions of the day. Lunch at the beach, then the second session. After that, return to the lodge to rest and you will have dinner at the lodge.

Tuesday

Breakfast at the lodge, then you will head to the beach/lack or river for a SUP fitness session. After that, you will head to another beach for a picnic and the session of the day. After that, return to the lodge to rest and you will have a typical Portuguese dinner in a restaurant around the Aljezur area.

Wednesday

Breakfast at the lodge, then you will head to the best spot according to the conditions of the day, where you will have a shooting session of the week with a professional cameraman. Lunch at the beach, then second session. After that, return to the lodge to rest and you will have dinner at the lodge.

Thursday

Breakfast at the lodge, then you will head to the beach for a fitness session. After that, you will head to another beach for a picnic and the session of the day. After that, return to the lodge to rest and you will have dinner at the lodge.

Friday

Breakfast at the lodge then you will head to the best spot according to the conditions of the day. Lunch at the beach, then the second session. After that, return to the lodge to rest and you will have the special BBQ night where you will watch all the footages made before.

Saturday

Breakfast at the lodge, then check out and drop off at the airport for the ones who need it.

Skill levels

This SUP surf trip is suitable for people who already know how to catch waves in SUP, this trip is not suitable for first-timers. For that, you will refer to our other offers. If you need more details, please send an inquiry to Sygma SUP School.

Eco-friendly Sygma SUP School

Travel with zero carbon footprint with Sygma SUP School. We offset all our trips to the beach with the GoodPlanet foundation by making donations to third world countries to help them buy solar panels or water pumps.

Sygma SUP School works exclusively with Starboard and Patagonia for their gears because they are the only ones to meet their ecological criteria with an exceptional level of quality, their reputation is well established!

By taking action with Sygma SUP School during this week, you are helping them to increase their positive impact on the world through various environmental and social actions carried out through their partnership with 1% for The Planet.

Instructors

Gaylord Becquemont

Sandy Meeuwissen

Location

Wake up at the Atlantic Lodge with a delicious breakfast served at the roof top terrace at the sunniest place in town and enjoy the panoramic view of Aljezur, its dreamy country side and the ancient Moorish castle. The Atlantic Lodge has a central location.

Aljezur is a great starting point for exploring the sunny sights in the South West tip of Europe (known as the Californias of Europe). Nearby in walking distance, you find the local farmers market, typical Algarvian restaurants.

Surf conditions

Surf spot:

 Aljezur

Monthly wave size

Best months for beginner surfers

Jan/Feb
Mar/Apr
May/Jun
Jul/Aug
Sep/Oct
Nov/Dec

Best months for intermediate surfers

Jan/Feb
Mar/Apr
May/Jun
Jul/Aug
Sep/Oct
Nov/Dec

Best months for advanced surfers

Jan/Feb
Mar/Apr
May/Jun
Jul/Aug
Sep/Oct
Nov/Dec

Monthly water temperature

Monthly recommended wetsuit

Jan/Feb
Mar/Apr
May/Jun
Jul/Aug
Sep/Oct
Nov/Dec

Food

Breakfast is always a treat in the morning at the rooftop terrace with fresh coffee and tea, homemade bread, muesli, and cereal, fresh fruit and juices to energize you for the day.

After the morning session, you will have a beach lunch including two fresh sandwiches, juice, fruit, and biscuits.

For dinner, you will have:

  • Four dinners at the lodge including table water (vegetarian and gluten-free available)
  • One BBQ night including 2 or 3 side dishes (salads), table water (vegetarian and gluten-free available).
  • One night at Portuguese restaurant around Aljezur

The following meals are included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Drinks

The following drinks are included:

  • Water
  • Coffee
  • Tea

The following dietary requirement(s) are served and/or catered for:

  • Gluten Free
  • Regular (typically includes meat and fish)
  • Other dietary requirements on request
If you have special dietary requirements it's a good idea to communicate it to the organiser when making a reservation

Things to do (optional)

  • Bike renting
  • Horse riding
  • Surf lesson
  • Yoga classes
  • Wakeboarding
  • Food and wine tasting

SUP board rental

For this week of improvement, if you do not have your own equipment or if you wish to test other boards than yours, Sygma SUP School offers either the rental of brand new SUP boards and paddles "Starboard" for 200 EUR per week package or 25 EUR per session, or they can also order your board and paddle with 10% discount on the market price and this will be waiting for you when you arrive in Portugal, you will just have to bring it back to the house after your stay. Just tell them what you want and they will help you choose if necessary.

Warm Patagonia R2 wetsuit

For 100 EUR, you will spend this week of improvement in a warm Patagonia R2 wetsuit. Sygma SUP School also offers you the possibility of ordering your own Patagonia R2 wetsuit with a 10% discount on the market value and this will also be waiting for you on your arrival.

For more information on the above points, you are invited to send an inquiry to Sygma SUP School in order to determine the sizes that you need.

What's included

  • 20 hours of Stand Up Paddle surf in 10 sessions
  • Daily advice to improve your techniques
  • 7 nights accommodation
  • Full board (vegetarian and gluten-free available), from Saturday night until Saturday morning
  • Insurance and transportation
  • 1 professional action footages sessions
  • 1 Stand Up Paddle fitness session
  • 1 session of fitness, beach-based training
  • Cities guiding if time and energy reserves allow it
  • 1% of the price of your stay is used for different environmental and social positive action through a partnership with 1% For The Planet
  • All journeys in Portugal are offset through the GoodPlanet Foundation

What's not included

  • Airport transfer
  • Board/paddle and wetsuit if you don't have your own equipment
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Personal expenses
  • Plane ticket or other to go and leave Portugal
  • Deposit for equipment rental of 100 EUR, returned at the end of the stay if there has been no breakage
  • Sygma SUP School only offers high-end, eco-friendly boards and wetsuits for rental or purchase from Starboard and Patagonia.

How to get there

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Arrival by airplane

Please book your flight to arrive at Faro Airport (FAO). Transfer from and to this airport is available at 50 EUR two ways.

Airport: Faro Airport Airport transfer available: Faro Airport (US$56 per person) Additional charges may apply. You can request this in the next step.

Cancellation Policy

  • A reservation requires a deposit of 25% of the total price.
  • The deposit is non-refundable, if the booking is cancelled.
  • The rest of the payment should be paid on arrival.
8 days / 7 nights
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If you need to rent or buy a Starboard SUP or Patagonia wetsuit, tell us by email with the necessary information.

Saturday June 6, 2020
(8 days / 7 nights)

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