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Ripar Surf School, founded in the year 2001, has the aim to teach its students the basics of the sport and at the same time to convey the philosophy and the life style of surfing. We offer surf courses, equipment renting, SUP lessons and tours, Yoga...more
Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Alameda do Golfinho | Areia Branca Beach, Lourinha 2530-211, Portugal
I highly recommend this surf school! My friend and I booked Surf&Lodging via Ripar and spent a wonderful week in Lourinha. With 4hrs surfing daily in a small and friendly group in sets of two hours each we spent a lot of time in the...More
We had a great time at the beach with the guys from Ripar Surf School! We can highly recommend this place! The surf instructors were really interested to improve your surf skills no matter what surf level you have. They really know the spots and...More
Ripar is more than a surf school - it's a big family with a fantastic vibe. You get there looking for surf lessons, you'll leave there a friend who is always welcomed.
The team led by Xico and Pipas is amazing. They really know their...More
The surf school is great! The teachers are super friendly, patient and always in a good mood. All the staff speaks excellent English. I recommend booking the Yoga class as well. The best thing after a day of surfing is to calm down with taking...More
This surf school is run by three brothers and already after a few minutes you become part of the family. The students are divided into small groups of a few students. I took a beginner's course and it was ideal. After a few exercises on...More
Ripar team was brilliant! We went there to improve our technique and get better with catching green waves. I’ve had some old bad habits which from the beginning guys were trying to fix it. They were really patient :D We had pleasure to surf with...More
I spent 3 days learning to surf at the school. The instructors were knowledgeable, fun and very experienced. As a first time surfer I was well taken care of, the team were so helpful and attentive. Everyone I met made me feel welcome (Pipas girlfriend...More
It has taken me a while to write this review as I kept trying to think about how to describe this experience. The place itself is magical - a place where time really does slow down and you get the chance to just re-balance and...More
Xico and his team from Ripar did a really great job: We did surfing for the first time and with their instructions and help (especially for the children and smaller ones) we catched white and green waves securely.
We recommend these guys and will come...More
My cousine is going to Ripar for the last 10 years and highly recommended it to me for starting to surf. From A to Z an great experience, with very nice people and very cool, skilled and patient instructors. Offer everyday 2x2 hours of surfing,...More