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Topic: Advice for Surf Trip

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replies: 9

By:

Liam

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Advice for Surf Trip

« on: June 15 2012 01:06:00 »

Hi,

I'm looking at heading out to Indo for 8 days during the first week of October most likely on my own. I've only been surfing for about a year and would say i'm currently at a beginners-intermediate level. I've set myself a budget of around AUD$1000 exc flights and surf hire as i plan to take a couple of my own boards. Does anyone have any recommendations on which area's i should consider? surf camps? General advice etc

I'm looking for somewhere rather uncrowded waves and not really interested in the nightlife, looking to unwind.

Thanks in advance



By:

Rick

RE: Advice for Surf Trip

« Reply #1 on: June 15 2012 19:06:00 »

general advice:  

-Everyone coming to Indo is looking for uncrowded waves, join the other 100,000
-Your budget is good for 8 days
-Time is bigest limiting factor. Outside of Bali, you will burn aprox one day getting outside of Bali and another day getting back. I would suggest Medewi(nw Bali).

By:

YOSI

RE: Advice for Surf Trip

« Reply #2 on: June 23 2012 06:06:00 »

need more information visit  blog. www.kruisurfzone.blogspot, or  my email : yosie-krui84@hotmail.com

By:

Rick

RE: Advice for Surf Trip

« Reply #3 on: June 23 2012 10:06:00 »

The above ^^^^^^^ spam post if a good example of burning time getting to and from surf areas outside of Bali. To get to fly into Bander Lampung form Jakarta or Bali, then it's a 7-8 hour road trip to the Kuri area(the say it's 5-8 hr, but it's really more like 7-8). And that's if you don't have to stay in Bander Lampung overnite because of fight schedules. You might get 6 days of surf, but 5 is more likely.

When you say you're going for 8 days, is that from the day you leave till return, or actual 8 full days in Indo?

Good Luck



By:

Rick

RE: Advice for Surf Trip

« Reply #4 on: June 23 2012 11:06:00 »

Also, there is a speed boat from Bali to G Land, which is pretty fast, 2-3 hr. It's not cheap but will get you there quickly, leaves really early in the am, 500 or 600.

By:

K

RE: Advice for Surf Trip

« Reply #5 on: June 26 2012 00:06:00 »

Hey Liam. We do surf trips in Bali check out www.balisurfingguide.webs.com
We can def give you a better deal than your after! Cheers

By:

K

RE: Advice for Surf Trip

« Reply #6 on: June 26 2012 00:06:00 »

sorry www.balisurfingguideindo.webs.com

By:

Radar

RE: Advice for Surf Trip

« Reply #7 on: July 11 2012 21:07:00 »

check out the waveguru he is based in Bali run by a bloke by the name of Nick and his partner/wife Dee lovely people, Home base surf camp.
www.wavegurebali.com
hope this helps



By:

K

RE: Advice for Surf Trip

« Reply #8 on: July 13 2012 00:07:00 »

check out balisurfingguideindo.webs.com they do good quality budget surf trips.


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