For one of the best adventure and travel experiences in Bilbao, head to Nomad Surfers Bilbao Surf Camp.
Located just 12 miles from the Bilbao Airport, this 2004-established surf camp provides a full week-long immersion in surfing – although guests can also arrange for shorter stays.
New surf students begin on nearby Barinatxe and Arrietara beaches, which have perfect beginner-sized waves. Instruction comes from local surf-federation-qualified instructors, many of whom have competed on the world surf stage.
More experienced surfers can go five minutes away to beaches La Galea, Sopelana, Meñakoz, and Plentzia. Or, for some of the best surf in Europe, Bakio and Mundaka beaches are 20 minutes away from camp.
Surf students stay at the 75-guest surf house, a 19th century Basque building which itself is a sight to see. Seven nights of stay, breakfast, lunch, dinner, wetsuits, wi-fi, and airport transfers are included in surf camp “tuition”.
While off the waves, students can also experience rock climbing, skateboarding, archery, and ping pong, all also included.
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