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San Diego Surf Lessons

  • Surf lesson in La Jolla Shores
  • Learn to surf at one of the most beautiful beaches in the San Diego area
  • Open to participants 12 and up and all surfing levels
San Diego Surf Lessons
From $75.50
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San Diego Surf Lessons
From $75.50
Paddle, pop-up and ride a wave with a 1.5-hour surf lesson at La Jolla Shores, one of San Diego’s most scenic beaches. Learn the basics on the sand, then head into the water with expert instructors and a group of beginning surfers. Catch breaking sets as you surf alongside your instructors, and perfect your technique with their tips and advice. Watch for the dolphins and sea lions that live along the Pacific Coast, enjoy San Diego’s famously warm water, and get an unforgettable taste of California’s most iconic sport.
What to Expect
A coed group surfing lesson is a fantastic way to spend a day in Southern California and learn how to surf in a fun and encouraging environment. It’s the perfect introduction to learning how to catch waves and live the surfing lifestyle. The group setting makes learning to surf a fun activity, whether you’ve signed up with friends or you’re ready to make new ones.

If you have never surfed before or want to refresh your skills, this is the perfect course to get your feet wet! Expert instructors will cover basic aspects of surfing, from ocean safety and surf etiquette to paddling, pop-ups and wave-riding techniques. Surf instructors are certified in CPR, first aid and lifesaving and the surf school is permitted by the City of San Diego.
Reviews (34)
1 - 5 of 28 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Part Wave

My group (4 people) had a great instructor who somehow managed to get 4 novices to get up on the boards and ride a few waves! 1.5 hours os solid instruction, worth every penny. And so fun!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Nomad110826
Reviewed November 1, 2018
Really great private lesson

We found this shop through our AirBnB host, and I am very glad we went with them. Current, our instructor, was amazing. He was prepared, on-time, and very helpful. He got us ready to get in the water quickly and we spent most of the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank John M
Reviewed October 22, 2018
1 hour surfing lesson

Really nice session learning to surf. Well enjoyed. It was a little pricey but the equipment was first class, and it is La Jolla! Not any more expensive than any other surf school.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank gregormuir
Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile
Learned how to drop into the wave

Thanks Surf Diva instructor JESSICA for a great lesson this last weekend. I have surged before but was super rusty and was looking to get specific instruction on how to drop in on waves and timing and improve my techniques. Jessica was super supportive and...More

Thank Stacy N
Reviewed October 22, 2018
Surf Diva was everything I hoped it would be!!

My son's thoroughly enjoyed learning to surf for his 17th Birthday. Everyone was great and very nice. Thank you for making it a great day for us!!!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jennifereF3524ZA
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