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About Bandula Surfing School
Bandula Surfing School is the first surf school based in Tangalle with ISA certified instructors. Our founder Bandula was the second surfer in Tangalle and started surfing in 1990, exploring and finding four new breaks in the area of Tangalle. With more than 26 years of experience in surfing and life saving we will make sure you will have a once in a lifetime surf experience in Sri Lanka. As safety is the highest priority, our instructors are bronze medalist lifeguards who are surf rescue trained. Bandula Surfing School offers lessons to complete beginners, intermediate and advanced surfers of any age. We are dedicated to finding the best, fun and safest waves daily and we have over 4 different locations around Tangalle, ready for the ultimate learn to surf experience. We have developed our teaching methods and we are based around the best-uncrowded waves to guarantee you will be standing and riding a wave in your first lesson!
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bandula surfing school literally made my trip to Sri lanka. It was my first time learning how to surf and it was honestly one of the best experiences and now I'm hooked. Our instructor Bandula was so patient, encouraging and just all round amazing. From...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Ishygurl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our surf lesson was a highlight of our trip! Bandula was incredibly patient with us and took great care from the pre-lesson warm up to the after lesson juice and cool towel. I always felt safe in his very competent hands. I will definitely be...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 11, 2019

Left my 10 year old son with these guys and went for a stroll.. To be honest i did not think it would work. But coming back after some time I see him standing up and surfing away. Nice guys, professional and positive... Not cheap...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank mmvanvliet
Reviewed July 13, 2019

Had my first ever lesson with Bandula this week and he was absolutely super - put me straight at ease and was really passionate about teaching. He taught me a lot on the day but also what to look for in future classes as I...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank conorf230
Reviewed May 23, 2019

We're back a month now from our trip to Sri Lanka and one of the highlights was our surfing lessons with Bandula and his team. We were on a family holiday of two families with 6 kids from 8-14yrs. Most of us had never surfed...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank gilloncc
Reviewed April 30, 2019 via mobile

Very professional company. Jeep was waiting on time to pick me up from the hotel (complimentary), and the team were great. Very friendly and helpful. Good lesson and lots of time in the water. Definitely recommend Bandula and his team.

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank DPB100
Reviewed April 15, 2019

Bandula and his team were fantastic, we were so lucky to have found them. They made our trip memorable in Tangalle. We enjoyed our first lesson so much we did three more!! Bandula and his team are so attentive and patient. They had us all...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank car2
Reviewed April 13, 2019

Lovely team, 3 instructors for 4 of us. All standing up within 15minutes of starting and we all improved over the 3 lessons going to different beaches as we improved. A bonus is that Bandula is a third the price of the hotel teams !

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank I6869TYandreww
Reviewed April 13, 2019 via mobile

The positive reviews tell you all you need to know about the fantastic experience. My cautious 6 year old loved it so much he asked to go a second time and enjoyed it as much, second time round. Bandula and his team are professional, safety...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Bokfan1
Reviewed April 12, 2019 via mobile

We really recommend Bandula and his team! They are good both with children, teens and adults. We had a great surfing time in the water with Bandula and his team- highly recommended, just go for it!

Date of experience: April 2019
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Emily M
June 14, 2017|
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we are based in Tanglle.
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365christophert
December 29, 2016|
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Dear. Good evening to you and many thanks for the Mes. you can rent the surf boards in Nilwalla beach. Many thanks. Bandula.
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December 22, 2016|
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Good morning. From ananthaya to tangalle 35 minit. Many thanks. Bandulasurfingschool.
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