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Shared 2 Hours Group Surf Lesson at Venice Beach

Shared 2 Hours Group Surf Lesson at Venice Beach

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Learn to surf at one of California’s most famous spots during this introductory surfing class at Venice Beach. This class is suitable for all levels, whether it's your first time surfing or you are advancing your skills. Spend some time training on the beach, then hop in the Pacific Ocean for instruction in the water, followed by time for practice.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$59.00
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$59.00

Beginner Surfing in San Francisco (Pacifica Beach)

Beginner Surfing in San Francisco (Pacifica Beach)

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Learn to surf in Pacifica, a picturesque town on the California coast just south of San Francisco. Your expert instructor covers all basics so that you can begin to catch some waves. Learn how to read the ocean, paddle out, pop up, balance and ride the waves, along with the etiquette of the surf world. Start practicing on the beach and in shallow waters before heading further out, with the assistance of your instructor available throughout your 3-hour lesson. Choose a morning or mid-day lesson that suits your schedule, with all necessary equipment provided.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$119.00
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Bolinas Surf Lessons- Intermediate Level

Bolinas Surf Lessons- Intermediate Level

Learn the basics of surfing during a 2-hour beginner lesson at Stinson Beach, a popular destination in Marin County located just north of San Francisco. Your instructor covers fundamentals such as paddling out, reading the water patterns, catching waves, and getting up on the board. Start with a primer on ocean safety and surfing etiquette, and practice on the sand before entering the water to test your new skills.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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$100.00
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Private Surfing Lesson in Venice Beach

Private Surfing Lesson in Venice Beach

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Immerse yourself in the SoCal lifestyle—and learn the basics of surfing in an accessible, hands-on way—with private surfing lessons. Choose from multiple convenient class times, and meet your instructor right on the legendary Venice Beach. With personalized guidance, you’ll learn the basics on the beach before grabbing your board and trying out your skills in the waves.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$89.00
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$89.00
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Lake Tahoe's Emerald Bay Cruise on M.S. Dixie II

Lake Tahoe's Emerald Bay Cruise on M.S. Dixie II

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Take a boat tour on Lake Tahoe to soak up the alpine beauty of Emerald Bay, one of the lake’s most scenic spots. As you glide across the water on the M.S. Dixie II, admire the surrounding Sierra Nevadas, and cruise past Emerald Bay’s Fannete Island, the lake’s only island, as well as Vikingsholm Castle, a unique home on the shore. Plus, watch a video on board about the interesting underwater features of the lake.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$69.75
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Temecula Shared Hot Air Balloon Ride
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Temecula Shared Hot Air Balloon Ride

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Many of our baskets have doors for a walk-on experience. No climbing over a 5 ft wall required. Door use dependent on safety. Our pilots are very experienced and have been on national television. Your souvenir photos are taken by a professional photographer. A weight fuel surcharge of $25 if over 225 lbs., $50 if over 255 lbs. Weight surcharge due at check-in.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$189.00
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$189.00

Catalina Express Round-Trip Ferry Service: Long Beach or San Pedro to Avalon
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Catalina Express Round-Trip Ferry Service: Long Beach or San Pedro to Avalon

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Travel to Southern California’s Catalina Island by boat with this round-trip ferry service from Long Beach or San Pedro on the 'Catalina Express.' Enjoy views of the Pacific during the journey, and then spend the day exploring Catalina at your leisure. The ferry drops you in the town of Avalon, the main town on the island, home to shops, restaurants, hotels, activities and more. Select your departure point—Long Beach or San Pedro—when booking. This is a ticket purchase only, not a reservation for travel. To allow guests the flexibility of choosing their own travel time, guests must call in advance to reserve seats on a specific departure and return boat. You may return on the same day or stay overnight. We advise calling to make your reservations as soon as possible as boats often sell out.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$76.00
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Hollywood Sightseeing and Celebrity Homes Tour by Open-Top Bus

Hollywood Sightseeing and Celebrity Homes Tour by Open-Top Bus

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See the sights of Hollywood on this tour by open-top Mercedes minibus, which allows you to enjoy unobstructed views as you go. Traveling with an on-board guide, you'll pass by attractions such as the Dolby Theatre, Hollywood Sign, Rodeo Drive, and movie studios. Plus, get a look at some of the mansions where past and present stars have lived.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes to 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$35.00
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Wine Country Hot-Air-Balloon Ride

Wine Country Hot-Air-Balloon Ride

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Experience world-famous wine country from the air on an early morning hot-air balloon ride. Then climb into a comfortable basket to take to the skies as the valley below you awakens. Enjoy a bird’s-eye perspective of rolling hills, expansive vineyards, and elegant estates during your flight. Your pilot will offer insights on ballooning and the landscape as you float above it all! * Wine Country Hot-air balloon ride * Learn about the world famous Wine Country as your soar above it all
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  • 3 to 4 hours
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$310.12
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Sunrise Temecula Balloon Flight
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Sunrise Temecula Balloon Flight

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See the sunrise from one of the most impressive vantage points—the sky—during this Temecula hot-air balloon flight. Take off from Vindemia Winery with an FAA-licensed pilot, and soar above citrus groves vineyards. Afterward, touch down on the ground and enjoy a European breakfast in a private rose garden.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
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Surf Lesson / KAPOWUI / 1 Hour 30 Minutes

Surf Lesson / KAPOWUI / 1 Hour 30 Minutes

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Kapowui, was awarded best surf school in Venice beach for the last 5 years in a row. Kapowui is a family run business and and an icon of southern California. We live, eat, and dream surfing and teach surfing because we want to share our love and stoke for the sport. This is a life choice for us and what gives our lives meaning. All of Kapowui's instructors are imbued with the Aloha spirit, live within blocks of the beach (4 of them live in surf vans), surf every day and have many years teaching experience. When we are doing a lesson with you, we are 100% focused and in the moment with you. At Kapowui we truly care about your experience. Whether surfing is a one time bucket list item or a new sport you want to pick up, we will have you up riding waves, 100% guaranteed! Additionally you will be immersed in the surf culture, giving you the opportunity to feel the true surfer vibe, while learning a skill you can use forever. ​
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$130.00
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$130.00
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Private Surf Lesson Newport Beach

Private Surf Lesson Newport Beach

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Pro instructors will teach you to ride waves on your own regardless of your age or skill level. We have the best surf instructors and highest quality gear of any other surf school and can't wait to get you out in the water.
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  • 2 hours
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$150.00
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1.5 Hour Surf Lesson in Laguna Beach

1.5 Hour Surf Lesson in Laguna Beach

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Laguna Beach is one of the most iconic surf destinations on the planet and sits upon a marine preserve. Learn how to surf in Laguna’s pristine turquoise waters. Don’t forget to hang ten!
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$110.00
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$110.00

Beginner Surf Lesson in Santa Cruz

Beginner Surf Lesson in Santa Cruz

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Get wet while learning to surf in Santa Cruz, a picturesque coastal California town popular with surfers. Your 3-hour lesson starts with the basics of how to paddle out, pop up, balance, and catch a wave, along with surfing etiquette and understanding the ocean. Your instructor has you practice on the beach before accompanying you into a spot with small waves that are ideal for beginners. Includes all necessary equipment and instruction.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$119.00
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$119.00

Private Two Person Surf Lesson in Santa Barbara

Private Two Person Surf Lesson in Santa Barbara

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Learn to surf in beautiful Santa Barbara! Your expert instructor will teach you how to stand up on your board and ride the perfect wave, offering tips on balance while ensuring your safety. All skill levels are welcome, and equipment rental is included. This Southern California city offers great outdoor activities like surfing year-round.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$85.00
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$85.00
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2-hour Surf Lesson in Laguna Beach

2-hour Surf Lesson in Laguna Beach

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Learn to surf in southern California with a beginning 2-hour surfing lesson in Laguna Beach. With a maximum of three students per instructor, you'll learn all the basics including how to paddle out, catch a wave, and pop up, plus you'll get tips on surfing etiquette.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$128.21
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$128.21
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Private Surf Lesson in Morro Bay

Private Surf Lesson in Morro Bay

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Head to a pretty stretch of Central Coast shoreline, learn the surfing basics, and even see if you can hang 10 like the pros during this accessible, beginner-friendly surf lesson. Depending on the day’s conditions, meet your private guide at a beach in and around Cayucos, zip up your wetsuit, and learn the basics. Then, with your guide’s instruction and support, hit the waves—and have plenty of attempts to nail your technique.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$85.00
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$85.00
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Oceanside Private Surf Lesson

Oceanside Private Surf Lesson

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Surfing is an amazing soul sparking journey into liquid. Surf Lessons through Oceanside surf school are provided by Matthew Berry a long term native Oceanside Surf Instructor. He has various certifications on a snowboard and teaches all ability levels to obtain more than just standing on a surf board but truly riding the waves!
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$101.54
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Surfing Experience and Lessons

Surfing Experience and Lessons

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Cut loose on the San Diego waves with this short and exciting surfing experience. Teach the whole family how to surf with this inclusive package: this roughly two hour lesson accepts anyone over the age of 7! Go from sand to sea in no time with the help of personalized coaching from your instructors. Don’t worry if you bail, though; the focus is on a fun and friendly atmosphere.
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  • 2 hours 40 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$99.00
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$99.00
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Private Surf Lesson

Private Surf Lesson

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Learning to surf in a large group can be a daunting experience, so avoid potential embarrassment, and opt for a more personalized approach with the one-to-one private lesson. Learn step-by-step instructions from an instructor with over 20 years’ surfing experience and enjoy the perk of having wetsuit and board rental included too.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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$100.00
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$100.00
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Private Surf Lessons in Malibu

Private Surf Lessons in Malibu

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Everyone who visits California wants to go surfing. It’s what California stands for. There are many places to surf in California but Malibu is on the top of the list. Surfrider Beach offers the best surfing in California and why not go to the best beach for surfing? I’ve been living in Malibu my entire life and will not only give you an awesome surf experience, but I can also give you a locals perspective on the area.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$125.00
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$125.00

Learn to Surf in La Jolla

Learn to Surf in La Jolla

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An easy beach break with regular, predictable waves that don’t get too big, La Jolla Shores is one of California’s best destinations for learning to surf. Join an experienced instructor and no more than four other learners on a class that’s good for absolute beginners and intermediates alike. Your class includes your board and an Everyday California rash guard top, with full wetsuits available at an additional charge.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$89.00
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$89.00

Semi-Private Surf Lesson

Semi-Private Surf Lesson

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This is your experience, and we are here to make it memorable, long lasting, and share the stoke with each person who steps into our surf shop. We make surfing your favorite thing to do! Why? Because we love being able to share the stoke wherever we are in the world, or people who visit us in San Diego here! Our team is dedicated to providing an experience that has you hungry for more, dreaming of the next swell, and booking you next San Diego stay the moment you exit the water. The semi-private surf lesson will have your group at the center of the experience, customizing each person's surfing goals! So whether it's creating a new experience, getting back out there, having your colleagues jealous of your new SoCal tan, we leave you stoked on surfing, making it your favorite thing to do!
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$104.40
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$104.40

Group Surf Lesson for 2 with a Local Surf Coach in San Diego

Group Surf Lesson for 2 with a Local Surf Coach in San Diego

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Learn how to surf through the best surfing experience. Surfing relaxes your brain and calms the mind, releasing hormones that make you feel positive. Our local vetted coaches will share all the love and passion for the ocean while they teach you the best surfing techniques. Enjoy the Best Group Lesson Experience for 2 people with a Private Local Vetted Coach. Duration: 1h 30m Level: Beginner or Intermediate Age: 10+ Type of Lesson: Group lesson- 1 Coach x 2 People
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$190.00
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