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Shared 2 Hours Group Surf Lesson at Venice Beach

Shared 2 Hours Group Surf Lesson at Venice Beach

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Learn to surf at one of California’s most famous spots during this introductory surfing class at Venice Beach. This class is suitable for all levels, whether it's your first time surfing or you are advancing your skills. Spend some time training on the beach, then hop in the Pacific Ocean for instruction in the water, followed by time for practice.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$59.00
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$59.00
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Beginner Surfing in San Francisco (Pacifica Beach)

Beginner Surfing in San Francisco (Pacifica Beach)

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Learn to surf in Pacifica, a picturesque town on the California coast just south of San Francisco. Your expert instructor covers all basics so that you can begin to catch some waves. Learn how to read the ocean, paddle out, pop up, balance and ride the waves, along with the etiquette of the surf world. Start practicing on the beach and in shallow waters before heading further out, with the assistance of your instructor available throughout your 3-hour lesson. Choose a morning or mid-day lesson that suits your schedule, with all necessary equipment provided.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$119.00
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$119.00
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Voted #1 Surf Lesson in Santa Barbara

Voted #1 Surf Lesson in Santa Barbara

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Catch waves alongside your favorite surf buddy with a private, 2-hour surfing lesson in Carpinteria, a scenic beach that’s just 11 miles down the coast from Santa Barbara. Join a friend, partner or family member and hit the water with an experienced surf coach. Learn the basics of safety and etiquette, then practice paddling out, popping up and riding waves with the personal attention of your private instructor. Enjoy scenic views of the California coast, and take in sights and sounds of the Pacific Ocean from beyond the breakers.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$89.00
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$89.00

Private Surfing Lesson in Venice Beach

Private Surfing Lesson in Venice Beach

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Experience the excitement of surfing with one of the top rated surf schools in Los Angeles! With our private surf classes you will get the best quality surfing lesson. All our lead instructors are certified and have years of experience teaching worldwide. The lessons are held in the remote part of Venice Beach - one of the most reknown and iconic Californian beaches. Our private classes are great for students of all levels. If it's your first time surfing or you just recently started, our instructors will provide you with the detailed land lesson and make sure that you are confortable with the surfboard before taking you in the water. If you are already experienced and are looking to advance your skills, you can go straight to the line up wth the instructor coaching and supervising you throughout the entire lesson. Quality and your safety are our top priorities. We guarantee you the best surfing experience possible!
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$89.00
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$89.00
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Bolinas Surf Lessons- Intermediate Level

Bolinas Surf Lessons- Intermediate Level

Learn the basics of surfing during a 2-hour beginner lesson at Stinson Beach, a popular destination in Marin County located just north of San Francisco. Your instructor covers fundamentals such as paddling out, reading the water patterns, catching waves, and getting up on the board. Start with a primer on ocean safety and surfing etiquette, and practice on the sand before entering the water to test your new skills.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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$100.00
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Beginner Surf Lesson in Santa Cruz

Beginner Surf Lesson in Santa Cruz

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Get wet while learning to surf in Santa Cruz, a picturesque coastal California town popular with surfers. Your 3-hour lesson starts with the basics of how to paddle out, pop up, balance, and catch a wave, along with surfing etiquette and understanding the ocean. Your instructor has you practice on the beach before accompanying you into a spot with small waves that are ideal for beginners. Includes all necessary equipment and instruction.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$119.00
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$119.00

Private Surf Lessons in Malibu

Private Surf Lessons in Malibu

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Everyone who visits California wants to go surfing. It’s what California stands for. There are many places to surf in California but Malibu is on the top of the list. Surfrider Beach offers the best surfing in California and why not go to the best beach for surfing? I’ve been living in Malibu my entire life and will not only give you an awesome surf experience, but I can also give you a locals perspective on the area.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$125.00
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$125.00

Hollywood Sightseeing and Celebrity Homes Tour by Open-Top Bus

Hollywood Sightseeing and Celebrity Homes Tour by Open-Top Bus

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See the sights of Hollywood on this tour by open-top Mercedes minibus, which allows you to enjoy unobstructed views as you go. Traveling with an on-board guide, you'll pass by attractions such as the Dolby Theatre, Hollywood Sign, Rodeo Drive, and movie studios. Plus, get a look at some of the mansions where past and present stars have lived.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes to 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$35.00
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$35.00
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Skip-the-Line California Academy of Sciences General Admission Ticket

Skip-the-Line California Academy of Sciences General Admission Ticket

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Enjoy easy access to the California Academy of Sciences with this pre-paid skip-the-line ticket. Walk right in to enjoy the museum's 4-story rain forest, planetarium, and aquarium. Avoid wasting your precious vacation waiting in the long lines to purchase tickets for this exhibit-packed museum. Your admission includes all shows and exhibits, and is a perfect activity for families.
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  • 3 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$36.95
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$36.95
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San Francisco Movie Sights City Tour
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San Francisco Movie Sights City Tour

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With its iconic hills, architecture, bridge and bay, it’s no wonder so many movies have been filmed in San Francisco. See filming locations from more than 55 productions—from blockbusters like ‘San Andreas’ to family favorites like ‘Mrs. Doubtfire’—on this movie sites tour from Fisherman’s Wharf. Watch clips on the tour bus as you pass by the real locations with an informative actor-turned-guide who shares stories about the city and cinema history.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$59.00
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Wine Country Hot-Air-Balloon Ride

Wine Country Hot-Air-Balloon Ride

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Experience world-famous wine country from the air on an early morning hot-air balloon ride. Then climb into a comfortable basket to take to the skies as the valley below you awakens. Enjoy a bird’s-eye perspective of rolling hills, expansive vineyards, and elegant estates during your flight. Your pilot will offer insights on ballooning and the landscape as you float above it all! * Wine Country Hot-air balloon ride * Learn about the world famous Wine Country as your soar above it all
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$310.12
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Big Bus San Francisco Hop-on Hop-off Open Top Tour

Big Bus San Francisco Hop-on Hop-off Open Top Tour

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Ride a double-decker sightseeing bus to San Francisco's most famous landmarks with a choice of 2 different passes. Explore the city's 49 square miles, including stops at big-name attractions like Pier 39, the Palace of Fine Arts and Union Square. Go at your own pace, hopping off at any of 16 stops, exploring at your leisure, and then hopping back on when you're done. Choose the Premium pass to include a night tour or a Deluxe pass for an additional 24 hours of hop-on-hop-off and a night tour.
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  • 1 to 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$40.50
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Surf Lesson / KAPOWUI / 1 Hour 30 Minutes

Surf Lesson / KAPOWUI / 1 Hour 30 Minutes

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Kapowui, was awarded best surf school in Venice beach for the last 5 years in a row. Kapowui is a family run business and and an icon of southern California. We live, eat, and dream surfing and teach surfing because we want to share our love and stoke for the sport. This is a life choice for us and what gives our lives meaning. All of Kapowui's instructors are imbued with the Aloha spirit, live within blocks of the beach (4 of them live in surf vans), surf every day and have many years teaching experience. When we are doing a lesson with you, we are 100% focused and in the moment with you. At Kapowui we truly care about your experience. Whether surfing is a one time bucket list item or a new sport you want to pick up, we will have you up riding waves, 100% guaranteed! Additionally you will be immersed in the surf culture, giving you the opportunity to feel the true surfer vibe, while learning a skill you can use forever. ​
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$130.00
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$130.00
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Surf Lesson / KAPOWUI / 2 HOUR

Surf Lesson / KAPOWUI / 2 HOUR

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Kapowui, was awarded best surf school in Venice beach for the last 5 years in a row. Kapowui is a family run business and and an icon of southern California. We live, eat, and dream surfing and teach surfing because we want to share our love and stoke for the sport. This is a life choice for us and what gives our lives meaning. All of Kapowui's instructors are imbued with the Aloha spirit, live within blocks of the beach (4 of them live in surf vans), surf every day and have many years teaching experience. When we are doing a lesson with you, we are 100% focused and in the moment with you. At Kapowui we truly care about your experience. Whether surfing is a one time bucket list item or a new sport you want to pick up, we will have you up riding waves, 100% guaranteed! Additionally you will be immersed in the surf culture, giving you the opportunity to feel the true surfer vibe, while learning a skill you can use forever.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$141.67
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$141.67
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Private Surf Lesson Newport Beach

Private Surf Lesson Newport Beach

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Pro instructors will teach you to ride waves on your own regardless of your age or skill level. We have the best surf instructors and highest quality gear of any other surf school and can't wait to get you out in the water.
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  • 2 hours
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$150.00
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$150.00

Learn to Surf with Santa Barbara's Best - Indivual and Groups Welcome

Learn to Surf with Santa Barbara's Best - Indivual and Groups Welcome

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If you've always wanted to learn how to surf—or you're an amateur looking to bolster your skills—there's no better place to hit the waves than Santa Barbara, one of the top surf towns in California. With this group surf lesson, expect to hit the waves and improve your skills, regardless of experience level. Beginners can cover the basics, like paddling and catching a wave, while more confident surfers can review advanced skills, like cutbacks and floaters.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$97.44
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$97.44
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Surf Lesson in Santa Barbara

Surf Lesson in Santa Barbara

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There’s hardly a better place to learn to surf than the Southern California locale of Santa Barbara, which offers fantastic weather year-round. During this 1.5-hour lesson, an expert instructor shows you how to stand up on your surfboard and balance, offering tips on how to catch the perfect wave while ensuring your safety in the water. Wetsuit and surfboard rental are included, and all skill levels are welcome.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$85.00
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$85.00
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Private Surf Lesson in Morro Bay

Private Surf Lesson in Morro Bay

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Our private surf lessons don't follow a cookie cutter approach. We plan to customize and mold the lesson to fit your needs and hopes for your surfing experience. We pride ourselves on having the highest - end surfing equipment in town and more importantly, our surf instructors are the kindest personalities on the central coast! We believe a surf lesson is made great by the energy and expertise of a strong instructor, which is why we think you'll fall in love with surfing and our instructors on your surf lesson!
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$85.00
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Oceanside Private Surf Lesson

Oceanside Private Surf Lesson

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Surfing is an amazing soul sparking journey into liquid. Surf Lessons through Oceanside surf school are provided by Matthew Berry a long term native Oceanside Surf Instructor. He has various certifications on a snowboard and teaches all ability levels to obtain more than just standing on a surf board but truly riding the waves!
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$101.54
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$101.54

Private Surf Lesson

Private Surf Lesson

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A private, 1-on-1 surf lesson with an experienced local with over 20 years of surfing experience. Our team will teach you how to catch a wave, pop-up and ride the wave into shore. In addition we tailor your experience depending on surf conditions, skill level, and convenient location. Most importantly, our goal is to get you riding a wave and having fun!
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$100.00
Price varies by group size
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$100.00
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Santa Barbara Surfing Lesson

Santa Barbara Surfing Lesson

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Ride the waves near Santa Barbara like a pro during this introductory surfing lesson. Get the hang of surfing fundamentals like paddling, ‘reading’ waves, catching waves, and standing up as you learn on the world-famous surfing beaches of Southern California. Your knowledgeable instructors, with more than 25 years of experience combined, will teach you all the skills you need.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$102.70
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$102.70
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1-on-1 Private Surf Lesson in Santa Barbara

1-on-1 Private Surf Lesson in Santa Barbara

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Catch your very first wave or fine-tune your turns with a 2-hour private surf lesson in Santa Barbara. Practice paddling out, reading the waves and popping as you surf along with a professional coach, and learn to stay safe and have fun in California’s legendary waves. Enjoy the convenience of an all-inclusive lesson, and soak up the coastal sunshine as you take your surfing skills to the next level.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$145.00
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$145.00

Semi-Private Surf Lesson

Semi-Private Surf Lesson

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This is your experience, and we are here to make it memorable, long lasting, and share the stoke with each person who steps into our surf shop. We make surfing your favorite thing to do! Why? Because we love being able to share the stoke wherever we are in the world, or people who visit us in San Diego here! Our team is dedicated to providing an experience that has you hungry for more, dreaming of the next swell, and booking you next San Diego stay the moment you exit the water. The semi-private surf lesson will have your group at the center of the experience, customizing each person's surfing goals! So whether it's creating a new experience, getting back out there, having your colleagues jealous of your new SoCal tan, we leave you stoked on surfing, making it your favorite thing to do!
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$104.40
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Beginner Surf Lessons At Stinson Beach
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Beginner Surf Lessons At Stinson Beach

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Learn the basics of surfing with a beginner lesson that takes place at picturesque Stinson Beach. Your instructor provides a 2-hour lesson that covers fundamentals such as water safety, wave dynamics, paddling skills, surfboard positioning, stand-up and riding techniques, and surfing etiquette. Stinson Beach is located within a 1-hour drive of San Francisco and other Bay Area cities, making it convenient for both locals and visitors.
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  • 2 hours
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What people are saying about Surfing Lessons in California

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Shared 2 Hours Group Surf Lesson at Venice Beach
"Instructors gave the advice that helped me lose my fear and get up on the surfboard! Now, I love surfing!"..."
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Beginner Surfing in San Francisco (Pacifica Beach)
"Amazing experience. Joao was great. If you don’t know anything about surfing 🏄‍♂️ then this tour is definitely for you."..."
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Private Surfing Lesson in Venice Beach
"Anto was awesome She gave the right amount of instruction and spent most of the time helping catch waves"..."
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Beginner Surf Lesson in Santa Cruz
"Hano and Aaron were friendly and helpful. This was tons of fun. Would recommend. Favorite activity of our vacation!"..."
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Private Surf Lessons in Malibu
"Ric displayed patience with my novice “surfers”. He made certain all were comfortable. A great experience was had by all!"..."
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Hollywood Sightseeing and Celebrity Homes Tour by Open-Top Bus
"Ryan, our tour-guide was absolutely amazing! He was very knowledgeable about the sights and kept everyone engaged! You can tell he loves and enjoys what he does! He has the best personality!"..."
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Skip-the-Line California Academy of Sciences General Admission Ticket
"I had a great time! I did get motion sickness in the planetarium exhibit but I still enjoyed it. My favorite experience was seeing Claude the albino alligator!!"..."
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San Francisco Movie Sights City Tour
"Great guide and tour! The guide gave us a lot of information about the city and movies. We visit differents places of san francisco."..."
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Wine Country Hot-Air-Balloon Ride
"Everything was perfect! Bob, our pilot was knowledgeable, fun, expert and engaging...we learned a lot. We were well taken care of and enjoyed the camaraderie with the champagne at the end of the flight. Loved getting to keep the glasses and the prayer on them!!!! 🥂👍🌹🥰"..."
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Big Bus San Francisco Hop-on Hop-off Open Top Tour
"Union Square was a cool stop, but driving down Haight showed some beautiful architecture. We also loved Blake’s song!"..."
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Surf Lesson / KAPOWUI / 1 Hour 30 Minutes
"Great experience. Great staff! Recommend to everyone. Easy to find, parking access, very safe and staff was very knowledgeable."..."
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Surf Lesson / KAPOWUI / 2 HOUR
"Dale was excellent - he was very patient and supportive while trying to learn the ins and outs of surfing!"..."
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Private Surf Lesson Newport Beach
"Awesome experience!! Chad was our instructor and was very helpful. Both my sons got up many times. My son plans to go back for more lessons. Definitely a great experience!! Highly recommend."..."
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Surf Lesson in Santa Barbara
"Our kids really enjoyed the surf lessons they had at at Mondos. The two instructors Carson and Paige did a great job keeping it fun and challenging. We will definitely use Santa Barbara Surf School again and would recommend them to our friends. Thanks for the fun!"..."
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Private Surf Lesson in Morro Bay
"Noah was very encouraging and fun to talk too. He made the experience better and the surf lesson was such a blast. Noah taught me new things and good techniques during the surf lesson."..."
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Oceanside Private Surf Lesson
"Our daughter wanted to try surfing while on vacation. We signed up at the last minute and were able to get a spot. She had a blast! The team of instructors were all super. I’d highly recommend this group."..."
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Semi-Private Surf Lesson
"Had lots of fun in the waves & a very nice instructor. La Jolla is perfect to try out if surfing is your sport, and the surf school is in a very convenient location very close to he beach. The equipment provided is clean and everything is very well organized & safe."..."

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