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Topic: Can you surf in india
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Topic: Can you surf in india
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Can you surf in india

I want to visit india and I want to surf, I have heard a little about surfing there but not enough to know whre to base myself.
Is main land india ok or should I head to sri lanka instead?

Im a female surfer travelling alone


Ed Templeton

RE: Can you surf in india

Yes you can surf in India, January is one of our smallest months but here in Kerala there is always a wave. There's a surf scene, a kids surf club and a little surf shop in Kovalam, plus my wife and I run Kerala's only surf camp up the coast a bit in Varkala:
Sri Lanka attracts a bit more swell and the reefs shape it a bit better, but the surf is fun here and there's almost no-one else in the water (yet!)
Have a good trip,



RE: Can you surf in india

here its season in sri lanka in the southern coast if u wanna surf and if u heading to welugama, sri lanka just let me know ill help u to find a good surf spot and if u want a accomadation


Ashwani Attri

S urf in Goa

I am going to be in Goa for a couple of weeks in October/November and want to learn to surf while I am there.  It seems that there is not much organised surfing in Goa but I wondered if anyone could recommend anywhere where I could get involved.

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