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kapowui surf lessons

Surf Lesson 1.5 Hr Kapowui Santa Monica

1 hour 30 minutes

Large group

Free Cancellation

What to Expect

Kapowui, was awarded best surf school in Venice beach for the last 5 years in a row.<br><br>Kapowui is a family run business and and an icon of southern California. <br><br>We live, eat, and dream surfing and teach surfing because we want to share our love and stoke for the sport. This is a life choice for us and what gives our lives meaning.<br><br>All of Kapowui's instructors are imbued with the Aloha spirit, live within blocks of the beach (4 of them live in surf vans), surf every day and have many years teaching experience.<br><br>When we are doing a lesson with you, we are 100% focused and in the moment with you.<br><br>At Kapowui we truly care about your experience.<br><br>Whether surfing is a one time bucket list item or a new sport you want to pick up, we will have you up riding waves, 100% guaranteed! Additionally you will be immersed in the surf culture, giving you the opportunity to feel the true surfer vibe, while learning a skill you can use forever. <br><br>​



Your lesson includes all the equipment - surfboard, wet suit, and instructor.

Your lesson will take place on the border of Venice and Santa Monica, where the sandy bottom is safe and perfect for beginner lessons.

Your 1.5 hour lesson includes. The first 30 minutes of your lesson is done on the beach, covering board design and dynamics, wave dynamics, ocean safety, surfing safety, surf etiquette, pop-up technique and form.

The remainder of your time is spent in the water, surfing with your instructor.

Just show up wearing your swim suit, sun screen, and a smile. We'll supply the equipment and good vibes.

Stop At:

• Venice Beach, Los Angeles, CA 90291


  • Sunscreen, souvenir, water
  • surfboard, wetsuit, instructor

Additional information

  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
  • Refrain from touching your eyes, mouth or nose
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Ticket delivery

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.


For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.


$221.38 NZD

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