SURFING IN GETXO
Initiation to Surfing
Surfing in Getxo, an activity that combines the thrill of water sports with the spectacular beauty of Barinatxe beach, will immerse you in the exciting world of surfing. This introductory surfing course will teach you the basics of this exciting sport. You will also can enjoy outdoor activities in the water, in the unique natural surroundings of Getxo.
This is the perfect baptism if you love water activities and have always wanted to try surfing. From paddling and balance to the thrill of catching your first wave, our expert instructors will guide you through the basics of surfing. From beginners to those who want to perfect their wave skills, this activity is suitable for all levels.
Barinatxe beach is the ideal place to start surfing in Getxo. It is surrounded by spectacular scenery. The perfect conditions for learning and enjoying this exciting water activity are provided by the waves of the Abra Sea.
Surfing is not only a sporting experience. It is also an opportunity to get in touch with nature and enjoy the freedom that only the sea can offer. A good time full of fun and excitement in a spectacular setting is guaranteed with ‘Surfing in Getxo’. Take part in this aquatic adventure and discover the magic of surfing in the waters of Getxo. Come and enjoy!
May: 4-5,11-12,18-19, 25-26
June. 1-2,8-9, 15-16
September. 21-22, 28-29
Octuber. 5-6, 12-13, 19-20, 16-27
35€ / 2 h
Material and accident insurances.
Barinatxe (La Salvaje) Beach next to lifeguard service.
Surfing Course – Workshop in Getxo
If you visit Getxo and you like surfing, have a go on our beaches with our monitors in an activity who will introduce you to this sport that is so closely linked with our municipality. Enjoy the beach and learn to surf!
Gexto is the perfect place for surfing. Testimony to this fact is that the Punta Galea Big Challenge world surfing championship event is held in this coastal area of the municipality every year (weather permitting).
This event attracts thousands of tourists who come to the Basque Coast to enjoy a truly international sporting spectacle.
Just a hop away from Bilbao and world-class surf spots like Mundaka, learn to surf on Getxo’s beaches: La Salvaje/Barinatxe, Arrigunaga and Ereaga.
If you come to Getxo for over a week, you can take a full or an intensive course. There are different teaching/learning modes, from a single class to personalised classes with your own monitor. Please enquire!
Learn to surf all year round and enjoy the culture of a sport like surfing.
(Depends on the sea, please enquire):
- La Salvaje/Barinatxe beach.
- Arrigunaga beach.
- Ereaga beach.
All year round.
1.5 hours: 45 €
10 hours / 5 days: 150€
Sitting on your board, you can feel the sea breeze in your face while the waves make their way towards you. You can feel their force, as though they were trying to swallow you whole; yes, they are now upon you. Begin to paddle and let yourself be swept along. A flow of adrenaline will wash over your body. Getxo offers a wide variety of beaches and waves, for advanced surfers as well as for those who want to take up this sport. Put yourself in the hands of our professionals and discover the hidden pleasures of surfing.
More information about Euskadi Surfing Club here
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