Surf lessons

Learn to surf - far away from the crowds

Surfing lessons for beginners and the more advanced: our experience for 14 years and the location in a well-known surfing spots of the Ofir nature park (Portugal) - sandy beaches, constant surf and empty line-ups – offers ideal conditions for learning to surf.

If you are looking for surf lessons including accommodation, please check out our surf camp and yoga surf camp package offers.

Price list surf lessons

Our surf lessons prices are per person including all equipment (surfboard und wetsuit) - but excluding accommodation. Our licenced teachers speak english and german. Courses take place monday to friday.

1 day surf lesson 2 days surf lesson 3 days surf lesson 4 days surf lesson 5 days surf lesson
4 hours 8 hours 12 hours 16 hours 20 hours
69€ 120€ 170€ 210€ 250€
  • Surf lessons for beginners

    Intensiv surfclasses for beginners with ISA standard.
    Our surf courses include professional surf lessons from experienced, licensed surf coaches (valid Lifesaver certificates + surf instructor license from the International Surfing Federation - ISA or Portuguese Surfing Federation FPS) and of course the surf equipment.
    From your first time paddling to your first take off (trying to stand up) in white-water, up to your first green wave - depending on the length of your lessons, everything is possible.
    • intensive surfing lesson according to ISA training concept
    • Small groups (max. of 7 students per instructor)
    • Safety in the sea: self-assessment, assessment of the conditions, behavior in the line-up and with other water sports enthusiasts
    • Glide, paddle, balance on the board
    • Paddle on waves and take-off
    • Surfing white water waves
    • Surfing green waves
    • Video analysis for optimal learning success
    • Theoretical unit: Basics of surfing, material handling and how to safely deal with nature and the environment
    • Softdeck surfboards and wetsuits for maximum safety, comfort and success
  • Surf lessons for advanced surfers

    For more experienced surfers, we adjust our surf lessons to your respective surfing level.

    On the first day of the course you will determine your surfing level together with your instructor. Building on this, you set out new, achievable goals for the duration of the course together. Video analyzes and joint surf sessions with your surf instructor will further advance your surfing level.

    •  intensive surf lessons (theory and practice)
    • Course contents individually adjusted to your surfing skills
    • Video analysis for optimal learning success
    • Try out different surfboards


Surfboard rental

If you want to conveniently rent a surfboard and a wetsuit - no problem, just come by or call us.

  1/2 day day week
Premium Lost surfboards 5`9 - 6`2 20€ 30€ 150€
Regular PE/PU surfboards 5`11 - 7`2 15€ 20€ 100€
Hybrid-Soft surfboards 6`0 - 9`0 10€ 15€ 75€
Neopren wetsuit 3€ 5€ 30€
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Premium Lost surfboards

Regualr PE/PU surfboards

Hybrid-Soft surfboards

Absolute feel-good atmosphere! A cool team, tasty food and beautiful spots made for an unforgettable vacation. I'm looking forward to the next time!

Priscilla (2021)

Surf spots

Our surfing lessons usually take place on the beaches right infront of our surf camp.
Karte der Surfpots an denen die Surfkurse stattfinden
  • 1 Camp

    Our main surf spot, beachbreak with left and right breaking waves. Ideal for beginner and intermediate surfers. Sandy beach without any rocks and hardly any currents. Works best on high tide.
  • 2 Mole

    Beach break with long righthander. Holds bigger swells until 3+ meters. Ideal for beginners up to experienced surfers. No rocks or currents. Works best on low and mid tides.
  • 3 River mouth

    Secret spot. Beachbreak in front of a river mouth. Hollow but fast right and left waves. No rocks, but medium currents (depending on tide). Works best on incoming tides.

Surfcamp staff

Mark Hummel - Gründer von ElementFish


The captain (also surf instructor)



1st officer (surf and SUP instructor)

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