We answer some of the most common questions among our users.
Is it necessary to be a good swimmer?
No, you just need to know how to float the basics and not be afraid. Learning surfing is not dangerous, all the instructors are rescuers, the equipment is special for beginners and we also provide life vests to give you more confidence.
How to get there?
We are in Miraflores, the access to Makaha beach is by the stone path called "Bajada Balta" which is at the end of Kennedy Park. Our store is on the shore of the beach, in front of the "Terrazas" tennis club. For your safety, please don't trust the people on the entrance to the beach, avoid them.
Do you offer pick up service to go to the beach?
Yes, the roundtrip transfer to the beach is available prior coordination. Available for any point of Miraflores, Barranco or San Isidro. Our big Van capacity of up to 10 passengers.
What should I eat before surfing?
A good diet is recommended at least 40 minutes before taking the class. If you do not have enough time it is better to eat something light but not enter without having eaten.
Is there any place to store my things?
Yes, we have a super safe place for your stuff but we recommend you bring everything together in a bag or backpack so you do not drop anything.
When I need to pay the lesson?
We recommend to pay in advance in our on-line payments trough Paypal, it accepts all credit and debit cards. If you prefer to pay upon arrival cash is the cheapest, because on the store we only accept Visa. You can also deposit in our BCP Bank account: 1943696852304.
Can I pay by card?
Yes, but on the beach we only accept Visa card and it has a 10% surcharge. We recommend to pay on-line trough Paypal, it accepts all credit and debit cards.
What should I bring?
Pukana surfing gives you all the equipment to surf, you will only need some personal items such as towel, sunscreen and a bathing suit or extra dry underwear to change. Also if you want bring a bottle of water to hydrate.