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Western Cape

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EEver dreamt of taking to the waves and feeling the exhilarating thrill of carving through water, wind in your hair? Surfing is a popular pastime for locals in the Cape, and the most well-known surfing beach in Cape Town is Muizenberg Beach.

It is also the perfect place to learn to surf. This is not only because it is situated on the Indian Ocean side of Cape Town, so its waters are a bit warmer, but also because it has a sand bottom and gentle rolling waves, perfect for beginner surfers. There are a number of surf schools to choose from, including Gary’s Surf School, the oldest surf school in the country. Muizenberg’s old-style beach pavilion and the iconic, boldly-coloured Victorian bathing “boxes” or huts will make you think you have stepped back in time into a bygone era.

Did You Know?
MMuizenberg is a Blue Flag beach, which means it gets top marks for safety, recreational facilities and eco-consciousness.


Experience the thrill of riding your first wave. The expert instructors from Sunscene Adventures will have you up and riding in no time.

Contact: +27 21 783 0203 or +27 83 517 9383

Cost: Falls into price group R201 to R500 per person. 

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