The Camp

Where the Forest meets the Ocean

Forest Surf Camp is located in a fishermans village called Esmoriz, in Buçaquinho Park. The park occupies an extensive protected forest area (24 hectares). It has a great environmental value with a rich biodiversity in terms of fauna and also flora. It is an attractive and open space for leisure and also outdoor activities. The Camp is integrated in a pine forest area with six lagoons and many miles of white sand and lots of perfect waves. It is a sublime spot just 30 minutes from Oporto city at north of Portugal.

After joining Forest Surf Camp you will become part of a family with a lifestyle of surfers who loves nature sports . Also, our Surf camp is located in an amazing place. Here you will learn how to surf in an idyllic environment, with an excellent team available for you 24 hours a day.

The Surf Camp is divided by a main house, with 2 rooms and 2 bathrooms  (one is service bathroom). The first bedroom has a double bed. The second bedroom has two bunk beds for 4 people. A living room with TV and a dinning room were you can prepare your food too.

The other house has bedroom with three bunk beds for 6 people and 1 bathroom. Note: since you need to go through one bunk bed to reach the other two, this place is ideal for a group of friends.

Surf Tours

Guided surf tours are included in the package and take place from Monday to Friday. The surf spots we head for are graded according to various surf levels and selected depending on the tide, swell and wind conditions

The Life at Our Camp

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Great Waves

There are more than 20 surf beaches with white sand divided by piers in a radius of 30 kilometers. They offer an excellent quality of waves, suited both for absolute beginners and also pro surfers. These options enable our experienced surf coaches to find surf spots where you hardly have to share the waves with other surfers, even during peak season. Since always takes a while to learn how local breaks with the tides, wind, swell directions and sizes, we take you to the best spot.

Great Company

We all like to share good moments. Above all, wake up and have a perfect day. Surfing in the best spot, having lunch in the right place, or simply enjoy the landscape around us. You are guaranteed to meet other friendly people who share a true passion for surfing and the ocean. Certainly, these are the experiences that make the holiday travel’s moments memorable and also unforgettable.

Great Moments

By staying here at Forest Surf Camp you will have the opportunity to visit Oporto city. It is an exciting destination and the most important and cultural city in the North of Portugal because of the great surf spots, history, cultural venues, night life and outdoor activities.

Our Packages / Book Now

Select your package and book weekly with us!

  •  7 night stay with breakfast buffet.
  • Bed, sheets and towels.
  • Use of surf camp services (kitchen, tv, ping pong table, snooker, etc).
  • Transport from and to the train station of Esmoriz
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  • 7 night stay with breakfast buffet.
  •  Bed, sheets and towels.
  • Five days surf course or surf guiding (2 or 4 hours day depending on tides).
  • Wetsuit and Surfboard.
  • Transport to the beaches.
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Use of surf camp services (kitchen, tv, ping pong table, snooker, etc).
  • Free use of skateboards and bikes if it’s available.
  •  Oporto city tour on Saturday
  • Transport from and to the train station of Esmoriz
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We can tell you all the best ways to get to Forest Surf Camp

We can arrange a transfer for you. Our driver will be then waiting for you when you come out of the baggage hall at the airport. The price is €40 per trip, for max 4 pax. For every extra person it costs €10 extra. And for 8 persons we count max €80 per trip. A transfer can be handy for a late arrival or early departure. Please confirm with us if you want to book your transfer.

It takes about 40 minutes from the airport by car to reach Forest Surf Camp. We have free parking spaces on the street in front of the surf camp. Just put our address in the app map of you phone.

Forest Surf Camp 
Rua Paulo da Gama nº9
 3885-406 Esmoriz, Portugal

Public Transport (Metro & Train)
From the airport you catch the Metro to Porto – Campanha (40min, 2,50€) Fom Porto – Campanha you catch the Train ‘urbano’ in the direction of Aveiro or Ovar and get out in Esmoriz. (30 min, 2,40€)
 We can pick you up from the train station of Esmoriz. Just give us a call when you are in the metro and it’s leaving from the airport, then we can make sure one of us can pick you up.
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The cost is 35€ in a car for 4 persons max.

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