5 star rating: Highly Recommended 20 Reviews

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  • Location: Waikiki, Oahu
  • Duration:  Varies. 1- or 2-hour lessons
A surfing lesson adds a great workout and a lot of fun to your Oahu vacation. Learn the art of how to hang 10 with a lesson from a qualified instructor at Ala Moana Beach, just minutes from Waikiki. After some practice, get up on the board and catch some waves. Choose either a private or small-group surfing lesson that starts in early or midmorning, depending on your preference.


  • 1- or 2-hour surfing lesson at Ala Moana Beach, from Waikiki
  • Learn to surf while visiting Hawaii, where the sport originated
  • Practice paddling and popping up on the beach before entering the ocean
  • Surf some waves while your instructor coaches you in the water
  • Soak up fantastic views down the coast to Diamond Head more than 20 miles away
  • Choose to take a small-group lesson limited to four people per instructor or a private one-on-one lesson
  • Includes round-trip transport from Waikiki

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What You Can Expect

Oahu Surf Lessons: Class and Equipment at Ala Moana Beach with Round-Trip Transport

Take the whole family out for a day of fun on the ocean.

After pickup from your hotel in Waikiki, take a short drive to Ala Moana Beach located just minutes away. Meet your surfing instructor, and get equipped with a surfboard and other gear for your lesson. 
You get the choice of a morning or afternoon start time for a private or small-group lesson (limited to four people).

Start on the sand to get familiar with your gear. Whether you're a first-timer or someone looking to freshen up on your skills, you'll warm up with the basics: how paddle out and pop up on your board. Learn proper techniques as you practice on land, and hear some of the history of surfing in Hawaii. After getting comfortable with your dry run, grab your board and dip into the warm ocean water. Your instructor goes in with you to coach on paddling and when to get up on your board.

After your surfing lesson, your minivan returns you to your Waikiki hotel at the end of your tour.

Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

I was nervous for the lessons but this was a very organized and safe setup. The instructors were great and made it even more fun. Definitely a must do!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2015

This was a very nice experience. Instructor and helper were awesome. Patient, friendly service. Great views. Comfortable location. Would certainly recommend to others.

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