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Peru's Pacific coast offers consistent swell and a rich surf culture. Choose your preferred location, select your activity, and book now! Or click here or scroll down to find everything you need to know about surfing at Peru.

Everything you need to know about surfing at Peru

Peru's Pacific coast offers consistent swell and a rich surf culture. Beginners can start at Punta Hermosa, while experienced surfers can challenge themselves at Pico Alto. Apart from surfing, Peru's rich history, diverse landscapes, and delicious cuisine make it a great travel destination.

Best time of the year:
Beginners:
April - November

Experienced:
April - September

Frequently asked questions

Beginners can start at Punta Hermosa, while experienced surfers may prefer Pico Alto.

Pico Alto is known for its big wave surfing.

The best time for beginners is from April to November, while experienced surfers will find the best conditions from April to September.

Costs can vary, but expect to budget around S/2500-S/5000 PEN (€600-€1200 EUR, $700-$1400 USD) for a week including accommodation, lessons, and meals.

The official languages are Spanish, Quechua, and Aymara. English is also widely spoken in tourist areas.