Ringed by beautiful white sand beach, the 12 hectare island can be circumnavigated in just half an hour…
Looking out over a turquoise lagoon at the front of the island, Scarecrows, a long left hand wave peels around the fringing coral reef.
Four traditionally inspired Bungalows, each uniquely designed and built in the same style as the main building, ...
In season between April and October when swell swinging up from the Roaring 40s and Howling 50s march south-west across the Indian Ocean and the light trade winds blow from the south-east. Even during the off season when the trade winds switch to west and north-west there are still classic waves to be had and the swells are still regular. Sea temperatures remain steady at around 28Â°C or 82Â°F. Nias was the first wave to be discovered in 1975 by Australian surfers and undoubtedly remains the most famous.
Information about the local area, not always from a surfers perspective.