Surfing in Gili Lankanfushi
Surfing in Gili Lankanfushi Maldives is now possible, as the resort has teamed up with Tropicsurf. Tropicsurf are able to offer expert instruction for all ages and levels, so if you fancy trying surfing and haven’t had the chance, why not try it at a luxury 5* resort. You can learn to ride the waves at the island’s luxurious new surf shack. Experienced instructors personally ensure everyone feels safe and secure. All surfing lessons and surf trips are tailor made to your needs, whether you want an individual or a group session. Schedules are never fixed and will depend on ocean conditions and individual requests. Currents, wind, tide, swell directions and neighbouring resort schedules all determine the best times and spots. Tropicsurf provides a year round guiding and instructional service from the resort. Your instructor is an expert in these complex waters and will ensure your time is maximised.
For those that have never tried surfing, there is always a first time. You will feel at ease here, while learning to experience the thrill of standing and gliding across a wave. Gili Goes Surfing in Maldives package includes a 3 day surf programme designed for beginners that includes a 1 hour lesson in the calm lagoon on the first day, followed by 2 days surfing with a guide at the nearby surf break. For the more experienced surfers, surfing programmes are available upon request. With 3 to 10 day intensive courses, so you can develop at your own pace. If you don’t have your own board, no worries, Tropicsurf have a choice of Firewire surfboards available for hire.
Gili Lankanfushi is in the North Male atoll, surrounded by the turquoise Indian Ocean, ideally located for unbeatable surfing. Some of the best breaks in the Maldives can be found on the doorstep, with 3 of them just a 5 minute boat ride from the resort and several more just 20 minutes away. Tropical water temperatures, consistent swell and low crowds add to the appeal. Thrill seekers will love the challenge of the open tubes at Cokes or the excitement of racetrack waves like Honkies, while mellow waves at Ninjas or in the calm of the lagoon keep novices happy.
Gili Lankanfushi is a luxury 5* boutique resort, with a no shoes policy and just 45 villas, including 7 Crusoe Residences, which you reach by a short boat ride. There’s plenty of choice when it comes to dining, with 4 restaurants and a bar. After spending the day Surfing in Gili Lankanfushi, you want to do a bit more then try out the Infinity pool, Spa, gym, tennis, table tennis, volleyball, water-sports, snorkeling, CD/ games library, or watch a film in the jungle cinema.