Water activity

Essaouira: 2-Hour Surf Lesson

Water activity

Essaouira: 2-Hour Surf Lesson

Activity provider: Explora Watersports Ltd

From US$ 33.54 per person

Catch a wave on your trip to Marrakech and learn to surf at Essaouira beach. With waves all year round, and safe enough for all levels, learn everything you need to know about surfing, board control, and picking the right wave.

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Duration 2 hours
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English, French, Spanish, Arabic


  • Learn to pop to your feet and catch a wave
  • Feel the thrill of adrenaline as you ride your first wave
  • Enjoy lessons tailored to your level of experience
Full description
Your surfing adventure starts at the local tour operator’s water sports store. Meet your guide for the day and get kitted out with all the necessary equipment you’ll need. Then head onto the beach where the real fun begins! If you’re a beginner, your guide will first help you focus on how to balance and pop up from your board to your feet. Learn about understanding the waves and how to catch the right wave at the optimum moment for a good surf. Then it’s time to work on your posture and stance to extend your ride on the board. If you’ve already got some surf experience, the lesson will be tailored to your level. Explain to your instructor the level of surf experience you have and then focus on your objectives for the session to perfect your skills.
  • Experienced instructor
  • Surf board
  • Wetsuit
  • Food and drink

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Meeting point

Meet at the local partner's shop on Boulevard Mohamed V، Essaouira 44000, Morocco GPS: 31.497016, -9.763216

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What to bring

  • Swimwear
  • Towel
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 /5

based on 28 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
  • Transportation
  • Service
  • Organization

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The setup was great, Explorer were very efficient and super friendly. We got kitted out with our surf boards and wet suites very quickly. Our guide was very knowledgeable and great with our two teenage children. We enjoyed it so much we are now considering doing some more surfing on this holiday! Not bad for absolute beginers!

March 29, 2023

Insgesamt war es ein sehr guter und angenehmer Kurs. Daher klare Empfehlung. Unser Surflehrer Anass war geduldig und hat uns sehr gute Tipps für den Einstieg gegeben, sodass wir bereits in der kurzen Zeit erste Ergebnisse sehen konnte. Es gab lediglich Probleme bei der kurzfristigen (ein Tag vorher) Buchung über GetYourGuide, also ggf. vorher einmal nochmal bei der Surfschule melden. Allerdings hat die Surfschule das Problem sehr schnell und unkompliziert lösen können.

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March 29, 2023

Sehr cooler Surfkurs für absolute Anfänger. Unser Lehrer Anos war sehr bemüht, geduldig und hat uns sehr gute Tipps gegeben. Jedes kleine Erfolgserlebnis wurde gefeiert. 2 Stunden waren für den Anfang absolut ausreichend. Hat aber auf jeden Fall Lust auf mehr gemacht.

March 29, 2023

Product ID: 240757