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Surf Lessons on the North Shore of Oahu

Surf Lessons on the North Shore of Oahu

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Enjoy a 2-hour surfing lesson with an experienced guide who is also a professional lifeguard in Hawaii. Learn to read the surf and ride the waves during a lesson that includes instruction on the beach followed by practice in the warm waters of Oahu’s North Shore. This family-friendly experience provides plenty of customized attention and fun, along with the chance to view the sea turtles that are commonly found in this area.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$69.75
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Hello Chad and Jimmy were the best , we learned to surf within 30 min . I was a first timer and my kids 14 and 10 with in 20 min standing up. Instructions are simple and very safe learning environment.kids tried to learn in Australia failed to learn. Saying that Jimmy was Aussie.Thank you Ramesh

Adventure56379258274, Dec 2018

35 Oahu Surfing Lessons  | All Oahu Tours

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Surfing - Family Lessons - Waikiki, Oahu

Surfing - Family Lessons - Waikiki, Oahu

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Family surf lessons that meet your needs can be hard to find. Prebook this family surf lesson package in Oahu, and prearrange your family's group size, as well as your lesson length. Plus, this class is tailored to all skill levels and ages for convenience, and it includes all equipment needed for the day, as well as round-trip transport from your nearby hotel.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$89.01
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Surf HNL: Ala Moana Surf Lessons with Round-trip Transport

Surf HNL: Ala Moana Surf Lessons with Round-trip Transport

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There are few things more iconic to the Oahu experience than catching and riding a wave, and with this surfing lesson at Ala Moana Beach, you can learn to 'hang 10' with a professional instructor while paddling out in the sun. This beach is just minutes from Waikiki, and options range from private lessons to those in a very small group, with lessons available in morning or midday — whatever works best with your schedule.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$109.00
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$109.00
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Surf Lesson (2+ People)

Surf Lesson (2+ People)

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This will be one of the most memorable experiences of your life. All ages and body types welcome. We guarantee you will surf or you get a 100% refund. Teaching people to surf is our favorite thing to do in the world.
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  • 1 hour 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$115.00
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$115.00

Surfing - One on One

Surfing - One on One "Private" Lessons - Waikiki, Oahu

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During your Oahu vacation, enjoy a comprehensive 2-hour surfing lesson near Waikiki with a private instructor. Your professional surfing instructor provides instruction and equipment fittings in the comfort of the deluxe Mercedes van. When ready, hit the beach for a short lesson on land followed by further instruction in the water. Learn to paddle out and stand up on the board, or take your surfing skills to the next level if you know the basics. Photos and video are available for purchase, and hotel pickup and drop-off is included.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$125.65
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$125.65
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Surfing - Semi-Private Lessons - Waikiki, Oahu

Surfing - Semi-Private Lessons - Waikiki, Oahu

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Learn to surf on Waikiki Beach. Travel to the beach in an air-conditioned Mercedes Benz van and then participate in a brief a safety training and learn the basics of popping up and balancing before jumping in the water. Get one-on-one instruction and learn surfing essentials with a team of experienced teachers. This 2-hour semi-private lesson includes the use of all gear, and the option to purchase professional photos, videos taken during the day, and surfing swag if you choose.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$99.48
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Waikiki 1 Hour Group Surf Lesson

Waikiki 1 Hour Group Surf Lesson

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Learn to surf in Waikiki with a Pro Big Wave Surfer who has more than 30 years of experience as a surf instructor in Oahu. Guaranteed to stand up. Your Waikiki surf lesson can be captured on camera, so you can share videos and photos with the world. No surfing experience necessary. Surf lessons can be easily customized, booked, and paid online.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$61.54
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Surf HNL: Small-Group or Private Surfing Lesson (Ko'olina)

Surf HNL: Small-Group or Private Surfing Lesson (Ko'olina)

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When your ship pulls into Honolulu Pier, swap the wooden deck of a ship for the fiberglass deck of a surfboard, as you learn to surf or standup paddle during this Oahu shore excursion. You’ll learn about surfing etiquette and safety from professional, certified instructors, before hitting the waves as part of a private or small-group Oahu surfing lesson. If you’d instead prefer to stand up paddle in calm, tropical waters, you’ll quickly learn how to enjoy Hawaii’s fastest-growing sport.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$109.00
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Waikiki 2 Hour Private Surf Lesson

Waikiki 2 Hour Private Surf Lesson

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Learn to surf in Waikiki with a Pro Big Wave Surfer who has more than 30 years of experience as a surf instructor in Oahu. Guaranteed to stand up. Your Waikiki surf lesson can be captured on camera, so you can share videos and photos with the world. No surfing experience necessary. Surf lessons can be easily customized, booked, and paid online.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$153.85
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Small Group Surf Lesson

Small Group Surf Lesson

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Learn to surf while you're visiting Hawaii, the birthplace of surfing. Get guidance from an expert instructor, both on land and in the water, over the course of 2 hours in Maunalua Bay with a small group limited to 6 people. No experience necessary; use of surfboard included.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$91.29
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Semi-Private Stand Up Paddle Lesson for 2-3 people

Semi-Private Stand Up Paddle Lesson for 2-3 people

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Give paddle boarding a try with a semi-private lesson at Waikiki Beach. Get in the water and work on your balance and core muscles during an active paddle boarding lesson. Learn about proper foot placement and paddling technique from your guide. All necessary equipment plus complimentary lockers are included.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$119.00
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Group Surf Lesson: Two Hours Of Beginners Instruction

Group Surf Lesson: Two Hours Of Beginners Instruction

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Don't leave Hawaii without trying out your surfing skills on the waters of the Pacific. During this beginner group lesson at a secluded location in Waikiki, you can practice away from the crowds with an instructor. This surf school is owned by world champion surfer Kai Sallas and offers lessons designed to give you a safe and easy way to learn a very difficult sport.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$106.31
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Private Surf Lesson at Waikiki Beach

Private Surf Lesson at Waikiki Beach

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Take to the waves at the famous Waikiki Beach during this private 90-minute surfing lesson. Learn how to paddle and pop up from your longboard, first on the sand, and then test your newfound skills in the Pacific. Already know the basics? No problem, you receive tailored instruction based on your skill level. Want to introduce your little one to the sport? This surfing lesson is great for kids too!
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$149.00
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$149.00

North Shore Beginner Surf Lesson

North Shore Beginner Surf Lesson

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Leave everything to us. All you have to do is sign up and bring a good attitude, and we will take care of the rest. Of course, the ability to swim is necessary, but that is about it! Children are always welcome here at Surf N Sea, so long as they can swim and their parents accompany them. For every lesson offered, all the necessary equipment is provided.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Surfing - One on One Lessons with a Pro Coach - Waikiki, Oahu

Surfing - One on One Lessons with a Pro Coach - Waikiki, Oahu

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If you are serious about improving your surfing skills, skip the run-of-the-mill surf classes on offer on O'ahu and enjoy this one-on-one lesson that will take your technique to the next level. Your instructor will create a personalized instruction plan designed to enhance your skills, keep you safe in the water, and maximize your enjoyment of the sport you love.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$340.31
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1.5-Hour Private Surfing Lesson

1.5-Hour Private Surfing Lesson

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Experience Oahu’s tropical waters on a 2-hour private surfing lesson. designed for beginners or seasoned surfers who want to hone their skills, the lessons can be customized to suit your skill level. Learn the basics on sand and then get in the water and catch some waves. Your certified instructor will share knowledge about Hawaiian surf etiquette and reading waves and souvenir photos and T-shirts are available for purchase. Ideal for visitors looking for a quintessentially Hawaiian experience.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$169.24
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Oahu Semi Private Surfing Lesson

Oahu Semi Private Surfing Lesson

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Learn to ride the waves on Oahu's North Shore during a small-group surfing lesson capped at two students for a personalized experience. Lessons are geared toward beginners and focus on teaching the fundamentals of surfing, such as how to time and catch a wave, and how to transition from paddling to standing. Your instructor can assist you in catching waves and provide feedback to help improve your technique.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$166.77
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Semi-Private Surf Lesson for 2 or 3 people on Waikiki Beach

Semi-Private Surf Lesson for 2 or 3 people on Waikiki Beach

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Enjoy a semi private surf lesson for 2-3 people at world famous Waikiki Beach. This intimate setting is perfect for families, children and couples.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$119.00
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Surfing - Exclusive Group Lessons - Waikiki, Oahu

Surfing - Exclusive Group Lessons - Waikiki, Oahu

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Here at Ohana Surf Project we believe our clients are like family, and we strive to provide the best service to every person who chooses to join us on the water and we welcome their loved ones who come along to support them as well. We are passionate about surfing and specialize in three ways of teaching you how to glide across the water: surf, stand up paddle and bodyboard. All of our staff members have been in the business for many years and are some of the finest instructors in the industry. We love what we do and we enjoy working together, as a team and as ohana to make our students feel safe, comfortable, and successful. Our biggest priority is SAFETY! All our coaches and guides are professional, trained in safety (CPR, lifeguard, first aid), and friendly. We look forward to welcoming you into our ohana and showing you the aloha spirit that has kept each of us here in Hawaii-- enjoying life & good company, resecting the 'aina (our mother earth), having fun and staying active.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$94.24
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Waikiki 2 Hour Semi-Private Surf Lesson

Waikiki 2 Hour Semi-Private Surf Lesson

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Learn to surf in Waikiki with a Pro Big Wave Surfer who has more than 30 years of experience as a surf instructor in Oahu. Guaranteed to stand up. Your Waikiki surf lesson can be captured on camera, so you can share videos and photos with the world. No surfing experience necessary. Surf lessons can be easily customized, booked, and paid online.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$133.34
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Private Surf Lesson

Private Surf Lesson

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Learn how to surf during your Oahu vacation with a private surf lesson. Taking place on Maunalua Bay in the neighborhood of Hawaii Kai, this 2-hour experience allows you to escape the crowds of Waikiki with a surf instructor who shows you the basics on land before you head into the water with your provided surfboard. Beginners are welcome, as are advanced riders looking for tips on their techniques.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$153.57
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Semi Private Surfing Lesson 2 hrs

Semi Private Surfing Lesson 2 hrs

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This lesson gives you a more personal surfing experience and allows you to surf at your own pace, Surf by yourself or with a private party of friends or family. *MUST BE 9YRS OR OLDER AND KNOW HOW TO SWIM TO BOOK A SEMI PRIVATE LESSON
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$160.02
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Private Surfing Lesson: Two Hours of Beginner Instruction

Private Surfing Lesson: Two Hours of Beginner Instruction

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Learn to surf in the waters surrounding Oahu with this private two-hour lesson that lets you learn at your own speed. Take to the waters with your expert instructor and learn to ride the waves in some of America's most stunning waters.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$213.72
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Bodyboarding - Family Lessons - Waikiki, Oahu

Bodyboarding - Family Lessons - Waikiki, Oahu

Bring the whole family and learn how to bodyboard in a safe and exciting way. Using a luxurious, customized Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Van as a mobile command center, get geared up with high-quality boards, fins, and rash guard shirts. After some on-land instruction, it’s time to hit the waves, with CPR-certified instructors present at all times. Later, view photos and videos (available or purchase) and buy souvenirs back at the command center.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$89.01
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