Adventurous couples who wish to spend a honeymoon on the waves can do no better than riding some surf. Surfing is a magnificent way to truly enjoy the sea and it can also be a great way of strengthening the bond with your partner. Learning how to surf together or riding the wild waves side by side will lay in a beautiful foundation for your life together. And the memories you make on those surf boards will last forever. So get ready to drench yourselves in some salty waves with these great surfing destinations for a honeymoon.
Maldives is one of the best surfing destinations in the world. Most of the beaches around the country are great for surfing in, especially in the monsoon months. Most surfing in Maldives takes place from February to October, with the months from March to May being superlative. Most resorts around Maldives offer surfing equipment to guests, but surf boards may also be rented from the shops around the public beaches.
Mauritius is another destination rich in great surf spots. Wild waves and deep waters make it an exciting and idyllic surf spot for both beginner and advanced surfers. The best surfing happens behind the Morne Brabant rock along the quieter southwestern shores. Surfing is main sport that takes place on this part of the island and so you will not have to contend with major crowds in the water. You will find many professional surfing organizations quartered here.
Thailand is a great surfing destination, and Phuket’s West Coast is fast gaining popularity as a surfer’s paradise. Since surfing happens best during the monsoon months when the waves are higher than usual, the low-season is the best time to surf in Phuket. This has an added benefit- you can have the waves and the beaches almost all to yourselves. Kalim Beach, Kamala Beach, and Kata Beach are some of the surfing havens in Phuket.
Bali’s waters have an undeniable advantage when it comes to surfing. The turbulent currents around the island create waves that have the power to thrill both beginners and professionals alike. All beaches across Bali are wonderful when it comes to surfing but beginners can try out Seminyak Beach, Kuta Beach, Legian Beach, and Echo Beach for the most suitable waves. A range of professional surf schools operate on the beaches so you can learn quickly from the pros. If you already know how to surf, all you have to do is rent the equipment which is available at affordable rates, and plunge right into the waves for an adventure-filled romantic time in Bali.
Andaman is an Indian haven for water sport enthusiasts, and especially for couples who want to immerse themselves in Andaman’s rich marine life. The waters around the island are perfect for beginners- They are not too wild to cause fear but not so tame as to leave you aching for more. The outer islands are the best surf spots around Andaman but such is their remoteness that the waves there remain mostly unridden. If you are looking for a bout of adventure surfing with your spouse, you could head out there and have a great time surfing in romantic solitude.
A gorgeous island Seychelles an off-beat honeymoon destination in Africa famous for surfing. A long tropical coastline and crystal-clear waters make surfing around Seychelles an adventure-filled activity. The best part about surfing here is that you can enjoy it year-round. Since this destination is still under the radar, you will not find it overwhelmed by crowds. This allows you to enjoy the heavenly waters at your own sweet will, without worrying about sharing the waves with dozens of people. Surfing in Seychelles will prove to be a very romantic experience.
A list of the best surfing spots in the world is incomplete without a mention of San Diego- the surfing mecca of the West. Located in sunny California, San Diego is open to surfers year-round though the best waves are to be found from August to November. San Diego’s surf varies wildly from beach to beach. If you are a surfing beginner, you should visit Oceanside and Pacific Beach, but only if you are a surfer serious about his game should you venture out on to La Jolla’s surfs. La Jolla has some of the most magnificent, and scary, waves in the world, and if you wish to admire some of the best surfers, you can lounge on the lovely beach and do so.Published in