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Epic Surf School

Praca Joao Do Rio 7, Lisbon 1000-180, Portugal
+351962769236
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Ranked #6 of 222 activities in Lisbon
Type: Surf Camps
Owner description: Epic is mobile surf school in Lisbon,Portugal, based in the city center, aimed at surfers of all levels. From beginners to advanced, we know all... more » Owner description: Epic is mobile surf school in Lisbon,Portugal, based in the city center, aimed at surfers of all levels. From beginners to advanced, we know all surfers appreciate a close relationship with nature and value the adventure of discovering a wide range of surf spots, away from the overcrowded beaches. Epic Surf School provides daily departures from Lisbon´s city center(or front door accommodation pick up)exploring many hidden treasures along the Portuguese coastline. Our services, besides transportation within a range of 80km along the coastline, we provide full equipment, sport insurance and qualified local surf instructors fluent in english. Come and explore our Epic Surf Spots! We drive you to Epic Surfing Moments!Certifications:School and coaches certified by the Portuguese Surfing Federation; Certification by the Portuguese Tourism Institute;European First Aid Certification (Portuguese Red Cross); Sports Insurances. « less
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014 via mobile

I'm a beginner however for more advanced surfers Rui recently bought new boards for intermediate and advanced surfers as well and is continually investing in his equipment. He ensures to get very good instructors that are skilled/qualified and passionate to teach. For beginners he will walk you through every step, he's very friendly don't be afraid to ask any questions.... More

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Burlington, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

My family and I (group of six) took a lesson with Rui and Miguel this past week. We found the warm up, instruction and practical assistance to be top notch. The beach was stunning and all equipment was provided, clean, and fit well. The water was fairly calm that day but didn't stop us from catching some great waves and... More

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Lyon, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

5 girls and I went with Rui for a surf initiation for the hen party of one of us ! It was one of the best part of our short we in Lisboa. It allows to discover the beautiful beaches around, everything went perfect, Rui was always patient, fun, encouraging and positive. His english is perfect... and we also discovered... More

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Coral Gables, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

I made this booking for my fiancé's birthday. He enjoyed it very much! We had a few friends with us and Rui made sure to accommodate them even at the last minute with rentals and pick up. Rui was very professional and patient. The food and drinks at the restaurant are amazing once you are done surfing. Try the sardines... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

My fiancee and I booked well in advance and Rui was very professional throughout the entire process. The surf location is a 30 minute drive from Lisbon in Caparica and the waves were good on all the days we went surfing. There is a great beach restaurant right in front of the surf school where we had beers relaxing after... More

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Brundall, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Rui is a fantastic instructor, taking time to make sure we all enjoyed ourselves! There were 6 of us on a stag do and we had never surfed before but by the end of the morning we could almost stand up on the board! Great beach and location, Rui even collected us from our apartment in Chiado and dropped us... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

I with my friend went for Serfing with our instructor Rui and had a lessons on our Holidays on Costa de Caparica beach close with a nice restaurant .It was our first time and we had a great time!!! Rui is really good and nice instructor,very helpfull and friendly:)after our first time we want to get more lessons and want... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

My friends and I went for a stag do to Lisbon and had lessons with Rui on the Saturday and Sunday of the May Bank Holiday. We had an excellent time, Rui was a great laugh, patient and took some quality surf pictures of the lads as they tried (and failed) to stand up! Rui and his team of surf... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014 via mobile

Hi everyone , I contacted Rui 1 day before i wanted to have a surf lesson. He anwered straight away and found last minute a private instructor just for me. The next morning i joined him at his location, a very nice beach with a modern surf vibe clubhouse all in white on the beach. Rui is a young guy,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

Thanks for two fantastic days Rui, We had a great time, felt like we learned a lot. Your humble attitude and eger will, that everyone shall learn felt super. Next time we will consider to bring the kids. Lars and Susanna

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