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Unakuruwa Thilak Surf Shool
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Sri Lanka is a tropical island with world-class surf, located east of the southern tip of India. Here you have fantastic surroundings with lots of wildlife and beautiful nature, in addition to great surf and a mellow atmosphere at the surf school...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
No 60 Kosgahawattha, Unakuruwa, Tangalle 82200, Sri Lanka
+94 71 070 9026
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All reviews great place to learn quiet bay great teacher beginners waves lesson
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Very cool, relaxed and friendly teacher to learn basics and practice surfing at a beautiful spot. I also recommend the surf camp home stay and the restaurant moon river. Memorable experience!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thanks for Thilak’s lesson. It was our first surfing. After really short training on the beach we spent almost 3 hours in the water, we all stud up and did couple nice rides standing:) great instructor.

Thank Marek M
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Today I had my first surf lesson with Thilak. It was a great experience. As he explains everything very well and supports you also in the water within a few minutes you can stand on your first wave. Not only fun is on top of...More

Thank Sky_Winker
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

Today I went to Unakuruwa to surf - for the first time ever. Word is that Unakuruwa is not for beginners, but since I managed to ride a wave I’m sure anyone can (never surfed before, not a good swimmer either). It sure was a...More

Thank TahaB27
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Thilak is a really nice guy and knows how to teach surfing. Added bonus he helps you paddle back out when your arms are tired. The bay is great for beginners and we had it all to ourselves (except for the turtle that was swimming...More

Thank daanvdende
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Thilak had our 3 sons, 10, 12 and 14 years, for the first time on the board, although they are good swimmers and know how to do windsurfing. Friendly approach, not too much theory, learning by doing with lots of active support. They were very...More

Thank pitter19
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Thilak is an excellent teacher, gets you into the waves and helps you paddle back out! He also charges less than others around. Great guy. Highly recommend.

Thank Emma D
Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

A great 2h lesson with Tilak, everybody was super happy and able to stand for the first lesson. Great beach, good boards, and Tilak is super friendly. All this at a super reasonable price, not like the other surf teachers in the area. So good...More

Thank Florian M
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

We had a very good time having private lesson with Tilak! Waves were very small but just perfect for us! And also Tilak try to do his best on order that we have good time! Nice place to go and to stay!

Thank annegaelle2015
Reviewed 2 January 2018

Our 9 and 10 years dothers had never surfed before and it was a great experience for them. Thilak is amazing person and girls love him. They just surf in 15 minutes of the first leason. He is very kind and helpful so surfing with...More

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