Puerto Vallarta Surf Lessons
Are you looking for surf lessons near Puerto Vallarta? At WildMex we have the ideal option for you, just 45 minutes from Puerto Vallarta and 30 minutes from Nuevo Vallarta, our surf shop in Punta Mita has a great selection of surf rentals, and has some of the best surfing in the area. Learning to surf in Punta Mita with warm water, fun waves and beautiful scenery make “La Lancha” beach a very special place for your surf lesson.
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Continuous coaching; passionate, qualified and experienced bilingual surf instructors
Licensed & Insured A/C transportation to surf breaks in the area, daily.
Whether you’re looking for the best time to surf in Punta Mita or you feel like taking the short trip to paradise, we have all the info, the best equipment and the most knowledgeable instructors to take you on a surf lesson at the nearby La Lancha beach. For intermediate or advanced surfers, we also offer coached surf trips and surf lessons in Sayulita and in other surf breaks in the area. WildMex Surf School is waiting for you!
Our group surf lessons have a maximum of four students per instructor, to ensure you get the most out of your time in the water. And since we know kids need just that little bit of extra care and attention, for children aged 5-9 years we have only two students per instructor in our lessons.
Enjoy this great surfing destination in the area, and easily accessible from Puerto Vallarta and Nuevo Vallarta. Just a short drive takes you to the WildMex surf shop, located right by the path to the beautiful La Lancha surf break, one of the best breaks in the area. Our surf shuttle will pick you up from the centre of town – all you have to do is bring your bikini or boardshorts!
- Kids (5-10 years old) – 1 instructor per 2 kids
- Adults: 1 instructor per 4 adults
- Elders (60+) : 1 instructor per 2 elders
First timers to ADV-Beginner
Start from the beginning or improve your skills
Duration 2 Hours
2 HOURS in the water + surf theory and preparation
Daily Lesson Times
MAY -OCTOBER: 9:30 AM / 12:30 PM / 3:30 PM
NOVEMBER - APRIL: 8:30 AM / 11:30 PM / 2:30 PM
Learning to Surf in Punta Mita - Coached Surf Trips
Whether you’re with or without surfing experience, wanting to improve your water skills during your vacation, our experienced instructors use their local knowledge to find the right break for you and your surfing ability on the given ocean conditions.
These trips are always coached/guided, meaning Wildmex instructors are always there to help you, guiding and giving you pointers throughout the session. Some of the greatest perks in the area are the boat-accessible surf breaks, which host waves for different ability levels. Depending on the conditions, we will help you choose between land-accessed or boat-accessed breaks to get you surfing like never before.
Getting to our Punta Mita Headquarters
The WildMex office in Punta Mita is right in front of the path that leads to the beautiful surf break of La Lancha. The perfect location if you're staying in the Punta Mita, Bucerias, Puerto Vallarta and La Cruz area!
It's really easy to find the new headquarters; we are right next to the only PEMEX Gas Station and OXXO store on the Estate Highway Punta Mita - La Cruz de Huanacaxtle (right on Km. 15). We offer the same activities and also have board rentals (Surf, SUP and Boogie boards), so feel free to drop by and head to the beach!
Getting to our Sayulita Headquarters
The Closest international airport to Sayulita is the Puerto Vallarta International Airport (PVR), Receiving National and International flights from different cities in Canada and the United States.
WildMex Sayulita is approximately 28 miles north of Puerto Vallarta, 40 minutes to 1 hour away by car, depending on traffic. Regular public buses run from the airport to Sayulita, and taxis are also available at the airport. WildMex can help arrange your transport, so if you need anything just let us know.