Staff Picks: Spring Surf & Kite Adventures

22 April 2018

Your Thrillism team has been hard at work uploading as many adventures as possible, making friends with new operators around the world to ensure your next adventure is the most amazing yet. With Spring now upon us, what better time to get planning.

Surfing and kite surfing adventures are being uploaded to our website at breakneck speed and that means there is more choice and variety for your adventurers. We have picked out just a few to share with you. From riding pipe in the Dominican Republic to dawn patrol in Croatia, #FindYourAdventure with Thrillism. 

RIDE 351


Experience the best surfing that the Portuguese coast has to offer with Ride351. Ride351 will not just introduce you to the wonderful world of surfing, but also the culinary and cultural thrills that Portugal has to offer. As well as exploring all the best surfing spots in the country, you will get the opportunity to visit famous cultural sights and be taken to all the best traditional restaurants along the way. Based in Lisbon, you can explore such top surfing spots such as Ericeira, Cascais and Peniche all in one adventure-packed week.


Dominican Republic

Stay in this island oasis located at the edge of a stunning nature preserve called Playa Encuentro a world-renown surf spot and just a short ride from Kite Beach the best beach for kiters in the entire Caribbean. Located to the north of the island, Cabarete is referred to as the mecca for surfing and kitesurfing. Hooked Cabarete is a central hub for adventure seekers worldwide. It offers canyoning, SUP, diving and snorkelling, horseback riding, zip-lining, mountain biking, yoga and more. Combine that with the beautiful Caribbean surroundings of crystal clear water, white sandy beaches and tropical temperatures then there really is no reason to say no to a vacation in this incredible area.



Tarifa Natural Surf Club is a private sports club located in Southern Spain on the coast of Andalucia. Here our talented guides-come-sportsmen provide surf lessons, kitesurfing lessons and yoga retreats for all abilities from beginner up to advanced. What makes us different from every other surf club you ask? It’s our villa. Just a five-minute walk from the beach where you’ll have your watersports lesson sits our fantastic six bedroom villa where you can spend time relaxing (fancy a spot of rooftop sunset yoga?) after a long day in the waves.



Power and peace, perfectly combine in these magnificent wind and water adventures. Be blown-away with excitement as you kite-surf or windsurf the crystal waters of the Peljesac Peninsula. Sleep near sand and ocean, awaken to play in the power of wind and sea. Explore unique cuisine, and wonderful wine, while discovering the history and culture of Dalmatia. Visit Viganj the wind and kite surfing Mecca of Europe. Experience the thrill as the Mistral wind powers you through the narrowest part of the Pelješac channel. Enjoy crystal clear waters and plentiful sunshine in this small historic village.

We hope that this article has provided a little inspiration for your next adventure. We have new surf and kite surfing operators uploaded every day so stay tuned. We will bring you some more staff picks very soon. In the meantime discover and explore the rest of our incredible surf and kite operators from all four corners of the globe.