Una Ola Surf Camp

Una Ola Surf Camp in Pavones, Costa Rica, has been helping our guests learn how to surf and find the best waves in Costa Rica since 2003. We are dedicated to giving you the absolute best surfing experience in Costa Rica. All our surf instructors are ISA level 2, First Aid & Ocean Lifeguard Certified. Come surf with us at Una Ola Surf Camp in Pavones, Costa Rica! CALL US ANYTIME! 1-888-958-7873

Working Hours

Sunrise to Suset, Everyday!

Surf Reports

Pavones Costa Rica Surf Tours – Una Ola
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Pavones Costa Rica Surf Tours


per person

Explore the surf in Pavones, Costa Rica with local surf guides.

Surfing Pavones

This is all-inclusive surf camp for competent surfers who can handle themselves safely in overhead waves without too much difficulty.  This tour has everything you will need to find and catch the the waves in the Pavones area.  Your tour includes boat trips to Cabo Matapalo, and along the Burrica Peninsula.

You’ll get to surf some of the best and most uncrowded waves in Costa Rica on this surf tour.

You’ll arrive in San Jose, Costa Rica (SJO) and transfer to Sansa Airlines terminal to take a local flight down to Golfito. We pick you up at the airport in Golfito, Costa Rica, drive to Pavones.

Once in Pavones, you’ll stay at the Una Ola Surf Camp headquarters where you can surf the longest wave in the world right outside your door. We also provide you with two boat tours to Cabo Matapalo on the Osa Peninsula to surf a series of right point breaks, as well as, along the uncharted coastline of the Burica Peninsula, the most uncrowded and under explored area for surfing in Costa Rica.

We recommend that you are in good physical condition before starting surf camp. You should be able to swim at least 500m unassisted.  We also recommend that you be comfortable in overhead waves.

If you have any questions about whether this surf tours option is for you, then feel free to contact us anytime!

18+ Age
  • Departure
    San Jose, Costa Rica - SJO - San Juan Santamaria International Airport (Sansa Terminal)
  • Departure Time
    Depends on your flight arrival times
  • Return Time
    Depends on your flight departure times
  • Dress Code
    Comfortable. Casual beach attire, athletic clothing for a tropical environment. Hiking boots, sandals, hat, sunglasses & sunscreen.
  • Include
    Guided Surf Tours
    Boat Trips to Cabo Matapalo
    Surfboard Rentals
    R/T Airport Transfers (Golfito – Pavones)
  • Not Included
    Video Feedback
    Waterfall Tours
    Horseback Tours
    Fishing Tours
    Fishing Equipment Rentals
    Ice Chest / Cooler Rentals
    Hiking Tours
    Bike Rentals
    ATV / Quad Rentals
    SUP Lessons / Tours
    Yoga Classes
    Local Surf Coach
    Local Surf Guide
    Boat Trips along Burica Peninsula
    Beginner Surfboard
    Personal Surf Instructor
    R/T Ground Transportation (SJO – Pavones)
    Surf Lessons
    R/T Flights (SJO – Golfito)

Day 1 - Pick-up & Transfers from Golfito to Pavones, Orientation Dinner & Drinks


Day 2 - Morning & Evening Surf Session


Day 3 - Morning & Evening Surf Session (Boat Trip to Matapalo/Burrica)


Day 4 - Morning & Evening Surf Session


Day 5 - Morning & Evening Surf Session


Day 6 - Morning & Evening Surf Session


Day 7 - Morning Surf Session (time permitting), Transfer from Pavones to Golfito

Tour Location

Rio Claro de Pavones, Costa Rica