Summer has begun and there are months of hot weather, surf, and beach days to come.

From far-flung breaks to breath taking European surf spots, the best surf trips going should include a dose of culture, plenty of surf, good food, friendly hosts and lovely locals.

The following have got plenty of that and more, so if you’re booking a surf trip for summer, start with this list of where to go and stay…

Paradis Plage
Taghazout, Morocco

Stoked Surf Adventures
Maldives, Bali, Sri Lanka, Mentawai & More!

The Yogi Surfer
Banana Village, Morocco

Surf Expedition
Costa Rica

99 Surf Lodge
Nicaragua

Amayour Surf & Yoga
Taghazout, Morocco

Hashpoint Surf Camp
Taghazout, Morocco

Kottukal Beach House
Arugam Bay, Sri Lanka

Las Plumerias Surf Lodge
Popoyo, Nicaragua

Soul & Surf
India, Sri Lanka, Portugal, Lombok, Peru

Rebelle Surf Retreat
County Sligo, Ireland

A Week Awake
Costa Rica