The Bali Surf Travel Company
The first time i visited bali i had just read Tom Anderson’s excellent book on Surf Travel, Riding the magic carpet. I had digested his chapter on surfing at Uluwatu, the mechanical left hand reef break at the western tip of the Bukit peninsula and his wonderful depiction of paddling out through a caves ...
Bali and Lomboks's fabled reefs and booming beach breaks are 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 trade winds blow from the south-east. Even during the off season when the trade winds switch to west there are still classic waves to be had. Sea and air temperatures remain steady at around 28Â°C or 82Â°F. Pioneered in 1936, by Bob Koke, a Californian from Hawaii and later by the likes of Jerry Lopez. Perfection like this has a price, paid in the form of crowding, excess development coupled with littered and polluted beaches around the main centres such as Kuta. Famous breaks like Uluwatu always have a crowd but for the surfer prepared to travel adventure and uncrowded waves await.
Yoga and Surfing
Surf trips and holidays with the added benefit of learning and practising Yoga or Pilates to enhance your flexibility, balance and spiritual well being.