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Magic Chile International Surf School

Ginebra 3857, Arica 1030598, Chile
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Best place in Arica!

My friends and I spent a week and this school. We had surfing lessons every morning and surfing... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
lilia L
Amazing experience!!! Thanks, Yoyo!

My friends recommended me this place and I am very happy that I visited Arica and especially that I... read more

Reviewed May 15, 2018
anzhelamirribalki
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Kharkiv, Ukraine
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  • Average1%
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Ginebra 3857, Arica 1030598, Chile
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friends and I spent a week and this school. We had surfing lessons every morning and surfing practice every morning and eveninghad. Yoyo is a coach with a lot of experience and he can find an approach to any person. He has incredible senceof...More

Thank lilia L
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Reviewed May 15, 2018 via mobile

My friends recommended me this place and I am very happy that I visited Arica and especially that I visited surf lessons in Magic Chile Surf School! With Yoyo, I realized what I did wrong before and by the end of the first lesson I...More

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Reviewed May 14, 2018 via mobile

That's really school where magic happens) I never thought that I could stand up on the board!) But having visited Arica, not to try surfing would be a crime!))) Yoyo is an incredible coach ... he has a lot of knowledge and rich experience, which...More

Thank Ira N
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Reviewed May 4, 2018 via mobile

Me and my friend got our first surfexperience with yoyo. It was a really heardwarming welcoming and he teached us a lot of the waves, the wind, the security and of course the surfing. He is really patiently, funny and you can feel he works...More

1  Thank maikebraeuer
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Reviewed April 11, 2018 via mobile

100% recommend Magic Chile surf school for anyone looking to chill out and surf, and Arica is a cool little town to stop in for a few days if you are on a Peru/Chile border crossing trip. The weather is sunny here all year and...More

1  Thank Camerin M
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Reviewed December 11, 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for a place to learn how to surf, this is the place you need to be! After the sessions with Yoyo the instructor, I have gained the knowledge about the ocean and learnt the skills in surfing. I was able to...More

3  Thank Charlie C
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Reviewed October 20, 2017

Yoyo made magic. After a couple of hours I was standing in the board. I still can't understand how I (he) did it. Would definitely recommend it

1  Thank Diego K
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Reviewed June 12, 2017 via mobile

We had such a great time with those guys! We randomly met Yoyo at the beach while we were not expecting at all to do surf! After a small talk, we followed him to his surf house and he explained the deal to us. We...More

1  Thank Virginie L
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Reviewed June 3, 2017 via mobile

So I was thinking to stay a couple of days in Arica. In the end I ended up staying for around ten days. Yoyo is by far my favorite surf teacher I've ever had. He takes his time for you to introduce you to the...More

Thank Hanna U
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Reviewed May 25, 2017

Yoyo and his surf school are more than a business and give more than surf lessons- for him, surf is life. What he offers his students is a chance to experience a relationship with the ocean. I learnt so much about surfing and how water...More

Thank estrickett
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December 17, 2016|
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April 17, 2015|
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i already send you a email kate inbox .. atte yoyo
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