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Teiki Mathieu Baillan surfing a self-made Alaya surfboard in Macaroni, Mentawaï, Indonesia. Photo by C. Naslain, 2009.

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 Indonesia

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The ultimate surfer's paradise: Thousands of islands are out there waiting for you. Certain areas are just starting to be explored for surf. Indonesia can be split into two regions, of interest to surfers are the main islands: Sumatra, Java, Bali and Timor, the other islands of Borneo, Irian Jaya, Sonde and Moluques Islands have little or no surf potential.

Location: Southeastern Asia, archipelago between the Indian Ocean and the Pacific Ocean
Geographic coordinates: 5° 0' S, 120° 0' E
Coastline km: 54,716 km km
Climate: tropical; hot, humid; more moderate in highlands
Terrain: mostly coastal lowlands; larger islands have interior mountains
Elevation: lowest point: Indian Ocean 0 m highest point: Puncak Jaya 5,030 m
Natural hazards: occasional floods, severe droughts, tsunamis, earthquakes, volcanoes, forest fires
Currency: Indonesian rupiah (IDR)
Population: 245,452,739 (July 2006 est.)
Languages: Bahasa Indonesia (official, modified form of Malay), English, Dutch, local dialects, the most widely spoken of which is Javanese
Capital: Jakarta
Divisions: 30 provinces (propinsi-propinsi, singular - propinsi), 2 special regions* (daerah-daerah istimewa, singular - daerah istimewa), and 1 special capital city district** (daerah khusus ibukota); Aceh*, Bali, Banten, Bengkulu, Gorontalo, Irian Jaya Barat, Jakarta Raya**, Jambi, Jawa Barat, Jawa Tengah, Jawa Timur, Kalimantan Barat, Kalimantan Selatan, Kalimantan Tengah, Kalimantan Timur, Kepulauan Bangka Belitung, Kepulauan Riau, Lampung, Maluku, Maluku Utara, Nusa Tenggara Barat, Nusa Tenggara Timur, Papua, Riau, Sulawesi Barat, Sulawesi Selatan, Sulawesi Tengah, Sulawesi Tenggara, Sulawesi Utara, Sumatera Barat, Sumatera Selatan, Sumatera Utara, Yogyakarta*

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Seasons
Jan/Feb Mar/Apr May/Jun Jul/Aug Sep/Oct Nov/Dec
Best Surfing Season
Typical Swell Size
Surf Equipment Springsuit Shorty Boardshorts Boardshorts Shorty Fullsuit
Water temp. 13°C
55°F
18°C
64°F
23°C
73°F
25°C
77°F
20°C
68°F
11°C
52°F
Air temp. 17°C
63°F
20°C
68°F
25°C
77°F
33°C
91°F
23°C
73°F
8°C
46°F
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Zones

Zones (11) Surf Spots Sub zones
Sulawesi 1 0
Sumba, Flores, Savu, Timor 11 0
Sumbawa 10 0
Lombok 17 0
Bali 50 0
East Java 10 0
Central Java 1 0
West Java 25 0
Mentawai 26 0
Sumatra Mainland 18 0
Sumatra Islands (Enggano,Nias, Hinako Islands) 16 0

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Quality Direction Type Frequ Experience
Black Sands 4 / -
Right and left Beach-break All surfers
Holtekamp 5 / -
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Green Bush
By huntingmentawai
Feb 28, 2015
- traditional beach resort on the stunning and hidden island of Nyang-Nyang. The camp can sleep up to 2 people until 10 person and provides a traditional feel with modern facilities. Accompanied by an Indonesian family atmosphere, Camp Siberut
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Pitstops
By huntingmentawai
Feb 28, 2015
-   traditional beach resort on the stunning and hidden island of Nyang-Nyang. The camp can sleep up to 2 people until 10 person and provides a traditional feel with modern facilities. Accompanied by an Indonesian family atmospher
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Burger
By huntingmentawai
Feb 28, 2015
-   traditional beach resort on the stunning and hidden island of Nyang-Nyang. The camp can sleep up to 2 people until 10 person and provides a traditional feel with modern facilities. Accompanied by an Indonesian family atmosphere, C
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Nipussi
By huntingmentawai
Feb 28, 2015
- traditional beach resort on the stunning and hidden island of Nyang-Nyang. The camp can sleep up to 2 people until 10 person and provides a traditional feel with modern facilities. Accompanied by an Indonesian family atmosphere, Camp Siberut of
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Balian
By nevespacheco
Apr 27, 2014
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Viaje: Bali
Por ianmchenry
De 29 mar 2011 a 31 may 2011

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Viaje: Bali
Por Warrel52
De 21 oct 2010 a 13 nov 2010
1st time to for me to this Paradise. Enjoyed it a lot....    
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Viaje: Lombok & Bali 2010
Por chris
De 27 jul 2010 a 20 ago 2010
Voyage famille à Bali et Lombok. Pas un trip surf, mais j'ai quand même réussi à surfer 3 fois... Lombok: Gurupuk; Très belle vague et peu de monde Nusa Lembongan: peu consistant sur Playgrounds et La
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Viaje: Mentawaï 2009
Por chris
De 9 abr 2009 a 25 abr 2009
Sail & surf trip on the Scame sailboat with Jeanine, Daniel & Teiki. The trip was just perfect: perfect waves, nice team, meeting with mentawaï people (Aman from Siberut) etc.The sailbot is just great and Jeanine French cuisine is
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Viaje: Mentawai 2008
Por ozsurfer101
De 9 jul 2008 a 20 jul 2008
Good surf. Ula's, Scarecrows, Ariks, Ombuk Tudor, Icelands, Resorts, Telescopes. Telescopes is one of the best waves I have ever surfed, awesome pobarrels. Icelands is good on a medium size day with some big drops. Nice trip, low crowds.
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By huntingmentawai , 1 Mar

surf camp south sumatran wave paradise - surf camp south sumatran wave paradise
have plenty of amazing surf and breaks such all within walking and motor bike distance from camp. With white sandy beaches, palm trees and coral reefs

1)Pugung Tampak Surf Camp
Pugung Tampak Surf Camp is an adventure waiting to happen. We are far from the crowds of Bali but not so far from reality. Come relax and enjoy surfing in this remote paradise with just a few friends Located in Southwest Sumatra near Krui, Lampung, Sumatra and founded by Pugung Tampak Surf Camp is truly a place for remote surf adventures. If you look on a map, you will see that we are close enough to the big city of Jakarta which makes our location easier to access but, we are worlds away from the busy city life. From anywhere in the world, you will fly into Jakarta and then take a commuter flight into Bengkulu Airport. Take a nap or, take advantage of seeing the tropical wonders on this 5 hour journey through some of the most remote lands in the world. Once you arrive at the surf camp, you will be escorted to your bungalow where you can rest or, prepare to go surfing at one of the many surf spots in our area. Crowds are minimal due to our remote location

How to reach the surf spots in Pugung Tampak Surf Camp

Kedatu wave from surf camp
Rarukah right and left wave
Jenny Right wave

2 Krui walur surf camp
is located in the middle of this area (krui).this camp is really different because of the quite, beauty,nature,and comfortable. The accommodation will provide you with a seating area. Featuring a shower, private bathroom also comes with free toiletries. You can enjoy sea view and garden view from the room. Extras include bed linen and a fan.You can enjoy the view of the beauty of the beach directly front your room, all view are nature with many plants on surroundings that will make your holiday unforgettable.Krui mutun walur surf camp is near to the town and seray air port in krui At Krui Surf Camp Sumatra you will find a 24-hour front desk.

How to reach the surf spots in krui south sumatra surf camp :

•You just need 8 minutes (north) from krui mutun walur sur camp by motor bike to reach Krui Left, known for its mechanical barrels and forgiving reef.

•On the other side of the small bay is Krui Right, which is not quite as forgiving but just as much fun.

•The most famous wave in South Sumatra (krui) is Ujung Bocor, 40 minutes from krui mutun walur surf camp by motor bike .

•25 minutes to the MANDIRI BEACH from krui mutun walur surf camp by motor bike.

SURF
Depending on the swell and which wave, the surf here is suited for all levels, however a little experience goes a long way & would insure more options.The season” is from April through October, with the biggest swells usually June-September.


Cost price
Only $ 700 (USA) 1 person to 10 days
1)Pick up airport to surf camp and surf camp to airport
2) rent moter bike around place look for wave everyday
3) 3 meal,mineral water,coffee,tea
4) stay for 10 days


GETTING HERE

Fly into Padang airport, at which point you :
about trip start and back start from bengkulu,airport and from bengkulu airport

(Start) We can organize your car from there; it’s about a 7 -hour drive from bengkulu to krui surf camp,checking the sites for Lion Air, Garuda Air & Swirijaya Air,Asia Air

=>( Back) from krui surf camp to bengkulu airport 7 hour drive site for
Lion Air, Garuda Air & Swirijaya

Contact me handra_harbi@yahoo.com
+628137400606

By Horley , 15 Jan

Ride With Me - See who else is going to Indo, share a lift, accommodation - https://www.facebook.com/groups/ridewm/

By Gavinjag2 , 15-10-2014

motorcycle surfaris from bali to lakey peak - hey looking to meet some surf buddys to join me to head to sumbawa and lombok from bali end of oct (i arrive oct 26) rent bikes and head to lakey peak. im 35 intermeadiate surfer, been to lombok and bali 6 times all on bike and even sumbawa once. i know all the rds and ferries connections and just looking to share the adventure with anyone who is stoked on surfing and exploration! u can try to reach me at this email adress gavinjag2@yahoo.ca

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