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Anyone surf Banyak and Simeulue Islands,Sumatra?« on: December 12 2004 18:12:00 »
We are looking at doing a trip to these islands,as they look insane,has anyone been there?
Bohemian and Simeulue Resort look the go,anyone travelled with them?
RE: Anyone surf Banyak and Simeulue Islands,Sumatra?« Reply #2 on: January 25 2005 07:01:00 »
I know party arrange surf trip to Simeulue and Pl Banyak with surf boat charter from Sibolga and through Medan.Will be happy to give you more info. Rgds
RE: Anyone surf Banyak and Simeulue Islands,Sumatra?« Reply #3 on: January 26 2005 02:01:00 »
We know a good organization doing surfing trip to Pulau Banyak and Simeulue. Please contact me or [email protected]
RE: Anyone surf Banyak and Simeulue Islands,Sumatra?« Reply #4 on: February 02 2006 05:02:00 »
Myself and a mate are going to sail down to Simuelue in May, June and July. We have surfed all over the rest of Sumatra and Indo. I have spent nearly 7 years there over the last 15 years. We are just looking for a couple of people to share in the costs of the boat and contribute towards the cost of the trip. Drop me a line if you would like to join us on [email protected]
RE: Anyone surf Banyak and Simeulue Islands,Sumatra?« Reply #5 on: March 02 2006 16:03:00 »
Do It Do It Do It!
I love Simeulue - I've been there twice in the past year.
They've recently changed their prices too, to make it fairer for people who only want a land package.
Willy and Co. are en-route to the island with a brand new boat as we speak. They are top guys, lots of fun and more than willing to do whatever it takes to make sure their guests get good waves.
If Simeulue was a person, I'd marry it!
RE: Anyone surf Banyak and Simeulue Islands,Sumatra?« Reply #6 on: April 03 2006 04:04:00 »
Been there, waves are about as good as Mentawai. Banyaks gets less swell. Simeulue is like Bali in 1960s. Surf everywhere. Enough said, for now.
RE: Anyone surf Banyak and Simeulue Islands,Sumatra?« Reply #7 on: May 02 2006 17:05:00 »
I'll be back onboard Bohemian in June for the third time. Also done the Ments, G Land, Bali, North Shore, Porto E, etc. The Banyaks are unreal, the trip out and back through (up to you) the Hinakos and Nias has paid off too, although I'm partial to the more remote and uncrowded Banyaks myself.
Bohemian is a first rate, hard-core operation. No fluff, but comfortable (ac), excellent food, water maker, and top notch crew. Steve, the skipper, is a very knowledgable guide. He knows the area extreemly well and is a great guy.
The surf out there is SICK.
RE: Anyone surf Banyak and Simeulue Islands,Sumatra?« Reply #8 on: May 04 2006 07:05:00 »
Banyak island surf camp will open in 2007 for those who can't afford the boat trips.pls contact [email protected] for more info.
RE: Anyone surf Banyak and Simeulue Islands,Sumatra?« Reply #9 on: May 14 2006 04:05:00 »
been researching that area lately, when are you going? I have my limited coxwains ticket aswell. Im from Kangaroo Island but I live in Sydney now.