Surf Lessons & Guided Surfing


We are based at Diaz Beach in Mossel Bay, but we can also offer Surf Lessons and Guided Surfing 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 otherwise arranged, we’ll meet at Diaz Beach in Mossel Bay for all our Surf Lessons and Guided Surfing.

Surf Lessons and Guided Surfing are dependent on weather, tidal and oceanic conditions. As such, availability cannot be guaranteed, and Surf Lessons / Guided Surfing need to be confirmed no more than a day in advance.


Our Surf Lessons and Guided Surfing 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  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 Surf Guiding services!

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

Our Surf Lessons cater for beginner to intermediate level surfers and our Guided Surfing caters 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!

beginner surfing lessons

We cater for groups or private individuals. 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!


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 Surfing, 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 with 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 Surfing are subject to availability and dependent on weather and oceanic conditions.

To make a booking contact Hermann at: 084 893 1543