Surf Lessons & Guided Surf Tours


Unravel Surf Travel


We are based at Diaz Beach in Mossel Bay, but we can also offer Surf Lessons and Guided Surf Tours throughout the Garden Route. From Mossel Bay, to Victoria Bay, Sedgefield, Wildernis, Buffels Bay and Knysna!

Learn to surf and develop your surfing skills surrounded by the breathtaking beauty of South Africa’s Garden Route and explore the great surf on offer in this area!

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Bookings need to be made at least a day in advance.

Contact Hermann: 084 893 1543

or email:

Unless other arrangements are made upon making a booking, we’ll meet at Diaz Beach in Mossel Bay for all our Surf Lessons and Guided Surf Tours.

Surf Lessons and Guided Surf Tours are dependent on weather, tidal and oceanic conditions. As such, availability cannot be guaranteed and need to be confirmed in advance. However, provided that conditions allow for it, we operate on a daily basis.


Our Surf Lessons and Guided Surf Trips are tailored according to your level of experience and we surf waves that suit your ability.

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 Beginner surfing fun!

Intermediate progression

And there are many surf spots to choose from within this beautiful stretch of coastline! From rocky right-hand point-breaks to beach-breaks and reefs!


Our Surf Instructors are accredited with Surfing South Africa and the International Surfing Association and we offer professional Tour Guiding services!

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Unravel Surf Travel Co-Founder, Head Instructor & Surf Guide, Hermann

Our Surf Lessons cater for beginner to intermediate level surfers and our Guided Surf Tours cater for intermediate to advanced level surfers.

We follow professional and internationally recognized safety guidelines, but the mood is relaxed. There is loads of room for lots of fun!

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Beginner’s Surf Lessons with Unravel Surf Travel

We cater for groups or individuals who prefer private lessons / tours! Either way, our focus is always on giving you the best surfing experience possible!

There are few things as exciting as surfing and exploring a new country, looking for great waves and meeting local surfers who want to share their experiences with you!


Quality Surf on the Garden Route

We offer 2 – 3 hour beginner & intermediate Surf Lessons priced from R300 – R400 per person, depending on the number of people. Suiting up, selecting equipment, giving an introduction and getting you ready to surf is all part of the deal! All equipment (surfboards and wetsuits) are included in the price!

We also offer half-day and full-day Guided Surf Tours, priced from R500 – R1000 per person, depending on the number of people, transport and / or equipment required and distance travelled. We can provide all equipment (with a wide range of surfboards and wetsuits available) and we can also provide transport in a modern, comfortable and spacious vehicle driven by a professional driver!

We are based in Mossel Bay, but we offer our services all along the Garden Route of South Africa, from Mossel Bay to Victoria Bay, Sedgefield, Wildernis, and Buffels Bay / Knysna.

For an extra fee we can also provide photographic coverage of your Surf Lesson! Including some awesome GO-PRO footage!

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Surf Lesson GO-Pro with Unravel Surf Travel

Surf Lesson GO-Pro with Unravel Surf Travel

Booking in advance is essential!

All Surf Lessons / Guided Surf Tours are subject to availability and dependent on weather and oceanic conditions.

To make a booking contact Hermann at: 084 893 1543