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High waves, moderate wind, few tourists and modern infrastructure - these are the conditions necessary for a comfortable holiday for fans of surfing. There are attractive surfing beaches in various countries of the world today. In search of the best waves, fans of surfing travel to distant archipelagos and visit exotic countries. Some beaches are ideal for those who are just mastering the basics of surfing, while others will be interesting even for great professionals in this sport. Some beaches are incredibly dangerous due to the tremendous height of the waves, underwater currents and great depths. Fans of extreme sports will also have plenty to choose from.

Hanalei Bay, USA

Beach Hanalei Bay is located in the eponymous Bay on the island of Kauai. It remains one of the most popular beaches in Hawaii with surfers due to the presence of constant waves. There are not many usual beach fans on the coast for this reason. Hanalei Bay will appeal to those who like to relax in a crowded environment. Several water sports centers and beach equipment rentals are located off the coast. The picturesque beach is considered an ideal place for training novice surfers.

The charming beach with its peaceful atmosphere also attracts creative people. The famous Japanese writer Haruki Murakami visited it in the middle of the last century. The beauty of the bay inspired him greatly. He wrote the story "Hanalei Bay" soon. Filming of the musical "South Pacific" took place on the coast in 1958. It became incredibly popular afterward. The musical brought world fame to the beach.

Hanalei Bay is one of the largest in the Hawaiian Islands. The length of the beach is more than 3,200 meters here. The bay is surrounded by picturesque mountains. Therefore, tourists can always combine beach activities with walks in picturesque places. The best period for surfing on this part of the coast is considered winter. The waves are the best here at this time of year. Hanalei Colony Resort is located near the coast. It is quite different from many other Hawaiian resorts. There is no abundance of noisy entertainment venues here. This resort is perfect for fans of relaxing holidays and those who have long dreamed of mastering the basics of surfing. Next - Jeffreys Bay

Jeffreys Bay, South Africa

Jeffreys Bay, South Africa Surfers prefer the coast of Jeffreys Bay among the many beaches in South Africa. The uniqueness of this large beach is that it is suitable for surfers of various levels of training. There are areas where beginners train under the guidance of instructors here. The beach areas for experienced surfers are located nearby. There are also areas on the Jeffreys Bay coast suitable for professionals. Complete article

Bondi Beach, Australia

Bondi Beach, Australia Bondi Beach is considered one of the most popular beaches in Sydney. It is located near the city. Local aborigines gave the name to this section of the coast hundreds of years ago. The word "Bondi" means "water breaking on rocks" in their language. This name fully reflects the main feature of the beach – its characteristic strong waves. This stretch of coast was privately owned in the second half of the 19th century. Francis O'Brien bought it and 200 acres of land adjacent to the coast. Complete article

Canggu Beach, Indonesia

Canggu Beach, Indonesia Canggu Beach is located in North Kuta. It may seem like a real exotic to many travelers. Volcanic sand of a dark gray hue covers it. It makes the local landscape unique. The coast of Canggu Beach is a combination of several beaches. The boundaries between them are very arbitrary. The total length of these beaches is about 8,000 meters. Surf fans like to relax here because of the strong waves. They take place on this stretch of coast all year round. Complete article

Playa Grande, Costa Rica

Playa Grande, Costa Rica The charming beach of Playa Grande is covered with soft white sand. It is known as one of the best sections of the coast for surfing in the country. Not everyone knows that it is also an important natural attraction. Rare species of sea turtles have chosen this beach as a nesting site. The beach is located on the territory of the marine reserve of Marino Las Baulas today. The turtle population has declined dramatically in recent years. The Marine Reserve is actively involved in various environmental programs today. They are aimed at increasing the turtle population. Complete article

Carrapateira Beach, Portugal

Carrapateira Beach, Portugal Carrapateira is considered one of the most attractive beaches for surfing in Portugal. It is located on the territory of a small village of the same name. This beach is aimed exclusively at experienced surfers. They will be able to ride the waves here. Their height reaches 4 meters. You can go on vacation in Carrapateira at any time of the year. The conditions for water sports are always optimal here. Complete article

Fernando de Noronha Beach, Brazil

Fernando de Noronha Beach, Brazil The beautiful beach of Fernando de Noronha is located on the largest island of the archipelago of the same name. It is noteworthy that only this island in the archipelago is inhabited. Once upon a time, the entire territory of the island was covered with dense rainforest. Large-scale deforestation began here later. The prison was built on vacant land. The island began to develop as a tourist center in the second half of the 20th century. The airport, several hotels and restaurants, as well as water sports centers, were built here. Complete article

Black's Beach, USA

Black's Beach, USA There is a wonderful Black’s Beach on the Pacific coast in San Diego. It has become known all over the world for its incredible scenery and crystal clear water. This beach is not distinguished by a first-class arrangement. It is quite difficult to access. The funicular is the easiest way to get to it. Its length is about 3 kilometers. The beach is very popular with surfers. It is named after a horse farm that was located here earlier. Exclusively thoroughbred black horses were raised on it once. Complete article

Kuta Beach, Indonesia

Kuta Beach, Indonesia Kuta Beach is one of the most popular and crowded in Bali. It is one of the most beautiful beaches in the world. This beach is not suitable for a classic beach holiday. Strong waves and tides are here all year round. It is very inconvenient to swim here. But the beach is ideal for surfing. Kuta is one of the largest, most developed, and populous resorts in Bali, despite such a specific coast. Numerous hotels, restaurants, entertainment venues, and shops are located near the coast. Complete article

Mundaka Beach, Spain

Mundaka Beach, Spain Mundaka Beach is the perfect place to surf in Spain. It is located in the northern part of the country. This beach is the only one in Europe where there is a so-called "left wave". The picturesque stretch of coast is easily accessible. It is suitable for surfers of various levels of training. There are areas with small waves here. It will be comfortable for beginners to train on them. Professionals will not be bored either. Some areas of the beach are great for extreme wave riding. Complete article

Manu Bay, New Zealand

Manu Bay, New Zealand Some beaches are great for surfing in New Zealand. Manu Bay is a great example. This beach is located in the town of Raglan. It is considered one of the best beaches with left-hand waves in the world. The height of the waves reaches 3 meters off the coast at certain times of the year. This makes the beach an optimal training place for experienced surfers. Complete article

Montanita Beach, Ecuador

Montanita Beach, Ecuador Montanita Beach is considered the best holiday destination for surfers in Ecuador. It is located in the resort of Santa Elena. Strong winds blow on this stretch of coast all year round. It contributes to the formation of waves. The resort has received significant development in recent years. Surf campsites, water sports schools, equipment rentals, and shops have opened on the coast. The popular resort is quite small. Only about 1,000 people live on its territory even today. Complete article

Essaouira Beach, Morocco

Essaouira Beach, Morocco Essaouira Beach is located in the eponymous resort. It is the best place for a variety of sports activities. Windless days are extremely rare on this part of the coast. Therefore, fans of kite surfing, water skiing, and yachting have chosen it for a long time. Divers also love to visit these places. The resort attracts with its developed infrastructure. A large selection of hotels and restaurants can be found near the coast. There are also numerous bars, discos, and shops here. Complete article

Fulong Beach, Taiwan

Fulong Beach, Taiwan Fulong is one of the largest and most attractive beaches for surfers in Taiwan. It is located near the capital. The beach is covered with soft golden sand. Several hotels and restaurants are located in the immediate vicinity. The presence of constant strong waves attracts surfers to this beach. But there are also many fans of the usual beach holiday here. Complete article

Watergate Bay, United Kingdom

Watergate Bay, United Kingdom Watergate Bay beach remains the most visited and favorite among surf fans in the UK. It is located in the bay of the same name. The length of the beach is more than 3,000 meters. Soft light sand covers the beach. This stretch of coast is popular with fans of a wide variety of sports. It is worth noting that the UK is one of the world leaders in the number of surfing fans. This sport began to be practiced in this country after the end of the First World War. Complete article
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