Tired of the same old locations for your water sport adventures? Do you love surfing, SUP, kiteboarding, windsurfing, and more? Looking for a new challenge and experience? Have you ever considered the benefit of going to a tropical local? If not, why not? Warm weather, cool breezes, and the views that only a tropical paradise can give you are all waiting for you. Don’t waste another minute. It’s time to break out of your rut and experience something new. Knock the dust off, shake it out, and head to the tropics for the adventure of a lifetime!
Meet new people, have new and exotic adventures, ride the waves, try new exotic foods, or, if you prefer, sit back, relax, and enjoy the peace and tranquility that abounds in a tropical oasis. The Real Surf Trips teams in Costa Rica, Jamaica and the Dominican Republic will some amazing tropical locations that can only be called paradise. Are you looking for the perfect spot for a break at any time of the year, with a choice of friendly locations, fabulous beaches, and a wide array of exciting activities? Look no further…One or all of them are the perfect destination for sun, surf, pristine beaches, as well as unique cultural experiences.
Why wait another minute? Grab your friends and family and head to one of our five tropical locations. Book that plane ticket and fly down where the sun is always shining, and the surf is beckoning you! Check out the three incredible destination countries we have listed. They all have fantastic water sport opportunities.
- COSTA RICA
Costa Rica is calling your name! In between Panama and Nicaragua in Central America with miles upon miles of fabulous beaches and pristine waters on the Central Pacific Coast, it is easily accessible with daily international flights into Liberia.
With temperatures of 80+ degrees throughout the year, Costa Rica is a fabulous destination at any time of the year. Be sure to pack light, cotton clothing, and be ready for occasional early morning or late evening showers. Many visitors come for the diverse wildlife and flora and fauna, though the stunning tropical beaches, national parks, and extraordinary wildlife spotting opportunities are not to be missed. See if you can spot an iguana, sloth or monkey. If luck is with you, you might even catch a glimpse some of our more unique jungle animals!
The real draw to Costa Rica are the water sports. As far back as the 1970’s, the peaceful Guanacaste coast has drawn surfers from all around the world. Whether you are an expert or novice surfer, world class surfing is awaiting you at this surfing mecca. You’ll be spoiled with choices on the Pacific Coast with many famous surfing spots. And we can show you them all plus a few hidden treasures that no one else knows about.
Get in your workout while having the time of your life! Enjoy the breathtaking miles and miles of coastline where surf breaks right in front of you giving you the perfect location to catch a wave. For the novice surfer, we have expert local instructors to help you learn to surf and who will make sure you are able to ride the waves by the end of the day. For the experts among you, grab that board and hit the waves!
If you are looking for something new, SUP or Stand Up Paddle boarding may be for you. This sport can be enjoyed by people of all ages, and once you have mastered the balance techniques, you can glide along quickly down the coastline or one of our local mangrove rivers, taking in all the magnificent views that Costa Rica offers from atop the water.
Regardless of your travel plans, you will find the pura vida lifestyle that everyone always talks about. You don’t have to rough it these days when going on a surf or SUP trip. You can enjoy consistently great surf during any time of the year, and take advantage of all the amenities available to you at the end of the day at either our Playa Negra or Playa Avellana location.
- DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
The warm, tropical climate of the Dominican Republic year-round makes it the perfect choice for practicing any type of water sport. Whether it be diving, windsurfing, kiteboarding, fishing, sailing, scuba diving, surfing, or SUP. All provide an exciting way to experience the natural beauty of this country.
Water sports are a fun way to enjoy the idyllic landscapes and beautiful beaches of the Dominican Republic. The Dominican Republic is considered to be one of the best places in the world for diving or snorkeling. The crystal-clear waters of the Caribbean provide great visibility, with the added beauty of reefs that are full of a variety of marine life, as well as the remains of historic shipwrecks. The shallow waters of the reefs are the perfect location for beginners. Those that are more experienced will find many water tunnels near the coast.
With the second-longest coastline in the Caribbean with nearly 1,000 miles of coastline, the Dominican Republic boasts calm beaches for enjoying white sands and crystal waters. Most of the beaches are perfect for water sports like surfing, kiteboarding, boogie boarding, SUP, and windsurfing. For those looking for more extreme water sports, you will find world renowned locations for kiteboarding and windsurfing. For the novice, we have expert instructors in two locations on the island to help you hone your skills. Young or old, you will find many opportunities for fun in the sun and surf in the Dominican Republic.
There are a number of locations throughout the island that provide fabulous opportunities for surfing. With an average water temperature of 80 degrees there is no need for a wetsuit.
The warm, welcoming locals only add to the wonderful experience. Just a short flight from Miami will get you here and then we’ll take care of the rest.
Can you sense the warm breeze and hear the Reggae beat of Jamaica calling your name? Jamaica is the island of fun days, vivid nights, and memories that will last a lifetime. The clear, sparkling Caribbean waters and breathtaking views make Jamaica a fabulous destination. Whether you desire to surf, SUP, kiteboarding or windsurfing, the third largest island in the Greater Antilles is a water sportsman’s delight!
Lose yourself in the adventure that is Jamaica. Find your happy place while you return to nature in the magic of the rain forests, enjoy a hike, meet friendly people, devour the fabulous food, and experience the slow reggae rhythms for a good time. Bursting with culture and adventure, the excitement never ends. You will be welcomed with the open, eager arms of the local residents wanting to share their homeland with visitors like you.
If surfing is your desire, Jamaica’s coasts will not disappoint you! With miles of untouched coastline, it’s the perfect location for water sports of all kinds. Jamaica is surrounded by swells of all types, and while still a bit unknown, is a prime location for surfing. Jamaica boasts dozens of excellent world-class surfing locations that break consistently year-round. Jamaica is also an excellent place to kiteboard, SUP, and wind surf too! You will find that the best wind is from June through August while surf is up between November and March.
With some of the Caribbean’s most impressive beaches, it is home to some of the best locations for water sports in the world. Diving, snorkeling, surfing, windsurfing, SUP, and kiteboarding can all be enjoyed in this exotic, tropical paradise. With an average temperature of 80+ degrees, it is the perfect location for any water sport you may want to try out. Whether you are an expert or a novice there is a sea adventure for everyone!
Coral reefs with some of nature’s most diverse ecosystems in the world contain a vast variety of species of fish, plants, and coral. The natural beauty draws divers from throughout the world who want to view some of the most beautiful scenes imaginable. Snorkeling is another way to explore and view the breathtaking living coral reefs and large schools of exotic fish living there. Imagine gazing out from the water and seeing majestic mountains and pristine white sand beaches as far as the eye can see. Explore underwater caves or enjoy deep water diving just a few short minutes from the coast.
The flora and fauna will astound you and is second to none. A picture paints a thousand words, but seeing this visual paradise in person is unforgettable. At the end of a fun filled day, imagine enjoying an exotic meal to a rhythmic Reggae beat. With breathtaking sunrises and sunsets, as well as mountains and crystal clear waters, Jamaica is the perfect place to relax on vacation. There’s no excuse to not to plan a Jamaican vacation now.
Pick your paradise. Whether you choose to visit Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, or Jamaica, what are you waiting for? Pack that bag and head out for your own tropical sea adventure!
Real Surf Trips offers guests a once-in-a-lifetime vacation to learn surfing from our experts on one of the best surfing beaches in Costa Rica, Jamaica and the Dominican Republic. Come enjoy our fantastic staff, beaches, and luxury accommodations!