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This 4-day intensive surf package is ideal for guests with limited time to spend, but with lots of energy and motivation to improve on their surfing, while experiencing the best waves in the area. During our surf camps, guests get to surf different spots throughout the week and get to have continuous instruction from qualified and friendly surf instructors. On surf camp's itinerary, Wild Mex Surf and Adventure focus on building solid surfing bases in the beginning of the week, so that guests experience is real progress throughout our time surfing together.
All accommodations have Wi-Fi and hot water. Air conditioning is not needed in any of the accommodations from November till May.
Standard accommodation is thought to give guests freedom to have as quiet of a surf holiday as they want, or be socially active if that is what they are looking for. Tucked away two blocks from the beach and five minutes from downtown and restaurants, this location gives guests the opportunity to rest on a quiet atmosphere and have access to all services and fun in town. All rooms have Wi-Fi access, air-conditioning, a safe to store your valuables and have comfortable mattresses with quality sheets and pillows. The complex has a common pool, perfect for socializing, a nice terrace for sunset drinks, and a beautiful yoga studio that hosts yoga classes each morning (extra 10 USD per session). Guests have access to bicycles to ride into town for free and there is a full-time reception service at the entrance of the complex. The complex has plenty of plants everywhere and small details that show they care about their guests.
Basic accommodation has simple rooms with private bathrooms, a common kitchen, common area and dinning room, as well as pool and sun chair area. During summer (May - October), rooms have air-conditioning, during winter (November - April) there is no air-conditioning needed. There is Wi-Fi on every room, the building is safe and clean, and a 24-hour caretaker lives in the property. The complex is located on a relatively quiet area of town, one block from the beach, and steeps from various meal option for different budgets as well as small convenience stores, and three blocks from downtown which hosts lots of restaurants and bars. The complex is two blocks from our headquarters in town, which is our meeting location for all our services. Basic accommodation is great for travelers looking for a social atmosphere or for those looking for an inexpensive surf holiday. Solo travelers stay in one of the basic rooms, while couples or parties of two get automatically upgraded to more spacious and more private rooms.
This surf inspired accommodation uses harmony with nature to create a magical tropical experience. These ocean front luxury suites with open air authentic feel are an excellent retreat. Rooms with great ocean views, awesome decor and spacious terraces; the accommodation is definitely unique, rooms with private splash pools are also available. This is the place to stay for guests looking for a more luxurious holiday or couple wanting a romantic getaway. During summer (May - October), rooms have air conditioning, during winter (November - April) there is no air-conditioning needed, every room has Wi-Fi access. Ocean front accommodation is a 5-minute walk from downtown where guests can find all sorts of restaurants and bars and 5 minutes from Wild Mex Surf and Adventures headquarters in town, which is their meeting location for all services. Solo travelers stay at one of deluxe ocean view villas, while couples or groups of two get automatically upgraded to more spacious ocean view villas with more amenities.
You will be met at the airport in beautiful Puerto Vallarta by transportation service (optional) and will be taken to your accommodation in the village of Sayulita. The 45 minute scenic drive to Sayulita will drive through the roadside towns of Nuevo Vallarta and Bucerias.
After driving through the beautiful jungle you will emerge at the entrance of our beautiful beachside village of Sayulita.
You will spend the afternoon and evening getting acquainted with the cobblestone streets and open-air markets of this throw-back Mexican surfing village.
Tonight during your welcome dinner at our water front restaurant you will enjoy a great ocean side meal to get ready for the next days adventures.
After you wake up in your Surf-Chic bungalow in paradise to the crisp ocean air and the sound of the waves (upgraded package) in your nature friendly environment, you will meet the staff of Wild Mex Surf and Adventure at their beach location at the first low tide of the day with your small group for the first scheduled surf lesson. Sayulitas crescent bay and shallow sandy bottom make it ideal for catching your first waves on the long, consistent sand bottom beach break.
After introductions and some land lessons in safety, surf etiquette, and basic techniques youre ready to hit the water and catch your first waves. Wildmexs expert instructors will teach you basic surf dynamics including wave selection, speed and pop-up technique. Your surf instructors will be on hand to work with you individually and give great tips to improve your efficiency.
By the end of today, beginners will have caught their first wave and more advanced riders will have perfected fundamental skills. You will then break for lunch and a much needed rest. You should take this opportunity to hit the fresh fruit stand on the sand bar or grab a seaside burrito, youve certainly earned it.
Take the rest of the afternoon at your own pace to improve on the skills that you have learned
Your second day of surfing in Sayulita will build on the fundamentals you have already learned. Today your instructors will take you to the next level by teaching you how to select the best waves, pivot, and optimal paddling techniques to catch waves by yourself. Get ready to move to deeper water and catch breaking waves!
The later part of the morning will be an open surf session to catch a few more waves and some one-on-one time with your instructors. Now you will have the confidence and skills to move onto the bigger waves and different breaks that lie ahead.
From days 4 to 6 guests go on 3 popular surf trips. These trips to secluded surf breaks in the area are often most of guests trip highlight. One of the great perks in the area are the boat-only accessible surf breaks, which host waves for different ability levels. There is also a wide array of land accessible breaks which also host great quality waves under the adequate conditions. Depending on the current conditions and guests ability level, land accessed or boat accessed breaks will chosen to get you surfing.
Instructors will take these days to the next level, by teaching guests the dynamics of moving around on a point break. Guests will have a chance to catch clean long waves by themselves and experience long and smooth rides.
This retreat will take place in Sayulita village, Mexico.