If you are passionate about surf, La Union is your best option, this place is located at a point with incredible and endless waves, properly known as “The Wave Machine”. It is a long line of beach, here you will find the best beaches and stuff to practice this sport, surfboard shops and accessories, classes for adults, classes for children, agencies that can help you find the biggest waves. In the following list you will find everything related to this sport in La Unión.
Always look to learn broad sandy areas, and if possible, do not go alone to surf. Stay away from the rocks all the time. If you realize that you are approaching them, leave with the first wave that comes and walk back to the place through which you entered, keeping in mind that the current will drag you back. The direction of the current can change depending on the tide.
Necessary stuff to practice Surf
Where to surf?
Troncones, where the surf is with a left break in the reef, and La Boca are at a walkable distance. You can get to La Saladita in a short drive from the hotel. There you will find the famous left breaking point that was featured in Longboard magazine. The Bay of Manzanillo and El Rancho are also nearby. We have surfboards for rent and a local instructor can pick you up to give you lessons. You can leave the wetsuits at home, because the water here is at 26º C (80ºF).