Surf Vacation in Monterey, CA

Looking to take a surf vacation in Monterey Bay but not feeling so good about your surfing skills? Carmel Surf Lessons is the premiere surf school to help you build confidence on the board and in the water.

Only a little over an hour’s drive from San Jose, with waters way less crowded than Santa Cruz, the Monterey Peninsula is a great place to take your surf vacation. We take you to the best surf spots for the beginner surfer.

The best way to improve your surfing skills is to surf! We offer 3 day surf classes for your surf vacation to get you familiar and comfortable with the break.

Surf Vacation in Monterey, CA

Other things to do in Monterey, California

There’s also lots to do in town on your down time when you’re not surfing.

  • Take a stroll on Fisherman’s Wharf and get a taste of the world famous clam chowder.
  • Explore under the water’s surface at the Monterey Bay Aquarium on Cannery Row.
  • Run your canine on the “dog-friendly” white sand beach at Carmel-by-the-Sea.
  • Explore Big Sur and hike some of the most beautiful trails in the world.
  • Taste local wine in Carmel Valley.
  • Discover the local history at the Monterey State Historic Park which is commonly referred to as the city’s “walking path of history”.

Need a place to stay in Monterey?

Depending on your budget,  accommodations range from $44 to $599 a night.


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We specialize in Beginner Surf Lessons (private, semi-private and group lessons). Our goal is to make sure you enjoy the ocean and lessons as much as we do. Plan your surf vacation in Monterey today and Book a Surf Class!

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