Level 2 surfer at Talalla Surf Camp in Sri Lanka

Surfing in Sri Lanka

April 12, 2013 | Surf

Researching where to surf in Sri Lanka?

The southern tip of Sri Lanka, where Talalla is located, offers a wide range of surf spots suitable for beginners and more advanced surfers alike.

We will find you a surf spot that suits your individual level. Wave checks along the southern tip of the coast are performed twice a day (usually early mornings and afternoons).

Surf’s up at Talalla Surf Camp. We invite you to join us in paradise for the ultimate surf retreat and surf & yoga holiday experience.

Surf retreats at Talalla Surf Camp

The coaching at Talalla Surf in Sri Lanka

Why not enjoy one of our surfing packages at Talalla Retreat? With our fully qualified instructors at Talalla Surf, we offer you an all inclusive package with return transfers, accommodation, meals and surfing. Read more about the surf camp and surf & yoga packages at Talalla Surf.

Explore Sri Lanka’s spectacular southern tip

Stilt fishermen in south Sri Lanka

A tropical surf destination rich with culture and history, bejewelled with exquisite palm-fringed beaches, turquoise waters, lush tea plantations and warm local smiles.. Sri Lanka’s unique natural beauty invites exploration and discovery.

Talalla’s resident surf instructors will acquaint you with the southern coastline of this exotic island nation – a premier surfing region boasting limitless secluded surf spots and first class waves.

Surf a smorgasbord of world-class breaks

Woman surfing with Sri Lankan fishing boat

Sri Lanka is considered one of the most reliable surf destinations on the planet thanks to consistent Indian Ocean swells.

Talalla is the perfect base to explore an abundance of breaks dotted along the southern coastline. From mellow waves for beginners to monster reef breaks for the seasoned surfer, our daily surf adventures, lead by our instructors, will acquaint you with any amount of peeling lefts and rights and secluded point and reef breaks.

Relax in elegant simplicity, Talalla style

Drone photo of Talalla Retreat in Sri Lanka

Talalla Retreat’s tranquil retreat setting, and your home during your surfing stay, is geared towards utter relaxation. Welcome the day with some sunrise yoga, take a stroll along the beachfront, revive with a plunge into the sparkling pool, indulge in a soothing spa treatment, or simply surrender to the serenade of birdsong.

Best Smoothie Bowls

Reside in elegant villa accommodation just metres from Talalla Beach and savour the flavour of Sri Lanka with nourishing pre surf breakfasts, a la carte lunches and evening specialities. We are proud of our low-mileage approach to food, sourcing local ingredients and produce from nearby markets and fishing villages. Much of the resort’s herbs and spices are grown organically on the property, while other seasonal ingredients are freshly sourced daily from local markets and fishermen.

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