Learn how to ride a surfboard with Pukana Surf School in Playa Makaha in Miraflores! We offer small group and personal mentoring that adapt to your schedule and necessities. Also, we organize surf trips to other surf spots in Peru and offer a wide range of surf equipment for rent.

Duration: 1 Hour and 30 minutes Start Location: Makaha beach, Circuito de Playas 5 - Miraflores End Location: Makaha beach, Circuito de Playas 5 - Miraflores
Detailed Description

Pukana Surf school is operated by a very experienced group of peruvian surfers. They are based in Makaha beach, well known for its good waves and located very close to the Kennedy park.

Here you will find specialized guides who will focus on the basics and also what you would like to learn or improve. They will provide you with the best equipment and guidance.

Lessons are 1 hour and 30 minutes long. The first 30 minutes is on land is warm up, stretching and simulation. The next 60 minutes in the water is to help and correct the student to get to stand up and catch more waves.

STARTING TIME: Organize your lesson according to your schedule. Lessons are given every day of the week and every two hours at 8:00, 10:00, 12:00, 14:00 and 16:00.

Other beaches: Pampilla, Redondo or the point at Makaha.


Beginners: The lesson start with basic techniques, always accompanied by an instructor. In this level, the warm-up is important before entering into the sea.

Advanced: We show to you the techniques used by the world’s best surfers to improve your paddling, positioning, and body balance.

Tickets (May Vary By Date)
Ticket Price
8:00 / 10:00 / 12:00 / 14:00 / 16:00 Meeting point Makaha beach
8:00 - 8:30 / 10:00 - 10:30 / 12:00 - 12:30 / 14:00 - 14:30 / 16:00 - 16:30 Warm up, stretching and simulation
8:30 - 9:30 / 10:30 - 11:30 / 12:30 - 13:30 / 14:30 - 15:30 / 16:30 - 17:30 Get to stand up and catch more waves
9:30 / 11:30 / 13.30 / 15:30 / 17:30 End the activity

- It includes all the necessary equipement surfboard, wetsuit and booties.
- Bilingual Instructor .
- Insurance while on the water.

Not Included

- Drop off at your Hotel/Hostel.


- It is necessary to know how to swim
- Bring an extra pair of dry underwear, sunscreen, and a towel
- We have a safe place to leave your stuff and a place to dress up.
- Eat something light 1hour before the lesson

This activity is restricted for children under 5 years old and for people who do not know how to swim.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation or changes of this tour:

CHANGES: It is FREE to change the tour date before 6:00 pm (Lima time) the day before the tour begins.

NO SHOWS & CANCELLATIONS: It is not possible to cancel this tour.

You must email (include the name of the tour and the reservation number) to make any changes.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it possible to pick me up from my hotel or hostel?
Yes, the operator can do hotel or hostel pickups for an extra 20 soles. Pickups are only from the following locations: Miraflores, Barranco or San Isidro. If you would like to be picked up from your hotel or hostel, you will need to write to with at least 24 hours before your surfing lesson starts.

Can I book this surfing lesson if I do not know how to swim or my level is very basic?
You must know how to swim for this activity to be safe and enjoyable.