Active Mexico!
Hike & Surf Camp

| Mexico

Active Discovery & Wellness

Trekking in the cloud forest and surfing on the Pacific Coast!

Join us for a transformative adventure in Mexico! This action-packed program has it all: swimming in the mountains springs of Hierve el Agua, hiking in the cloud forest in the Sierra Sur mountains, and surfing on the spectacular Pacific beaches of Puerto Escondido. Before heading off for adventure, the group will meet up in Oaxaca City, Mexico's cultural hub, for a couple of days of exploration. What are you waiting for? This program has everything you have ever dreamed of and more!

Dates & Prices

Jun 05 - Jun 18 (14 days) $2,695

Jul 10 - Jul 23 (14 days) $2,695

Jul 24 - AUG 06 (14 days) $2,695

Program at a Glance

Ages: 15 - 18
Maximum Group Size: 15 students
Focus: Hiking, surfing, water activities
Level of Spanish: No requirement
Level of Physical Activity: Able to walk long distances at altitude and possess strong swimming skills
Accommodation: Hostels / Guest Houses / Hotels
Airport Codes: OAX (Xoxocotlán International Airport), HUX (Bahías de Huatulco International Airport)
Program Locations: Oaxaca City, Puerto Escondido

What's Included

Room & Board | Onsite Directors | Surf Lessons | Excursions | Cultural Activities | Airport Transfers | International Medical Insurance

Highlights

Surfboard on Oaxaca's Pacific Coast
  • Oaxaca City tour and visit to Hierve el Agua mountain springs.

  • 3 days of mountain trekking in cloud forests with visits to waterfalls and morning yoga.

  • 8 days of surf camp beach activities on the spectacular Pacific coast of Oaxaca state.

  • Boat tour of Manialtepec Lagoon.

  • See and experience a wide range of landscapes and activities.

Details

  • Start your journey in Oaxaca City, winner of the best travel destination in 2020.

  • Travel just outside of Oaxaca to the impressive Hierve el Agua, a system of springs and a petrified waterfall set high on a cliff. Hike the trails of this beautiful site and swim in the springs.

  • Visit Oaxaca's historical district, a UNESCO World Heritage site, its famous markets, and taste the amazing cuisine Oaxaca is renowned for such as mole.

  • The following day depart to the Sierra Sur mountain range for three days to connect with nature through hikes, treks to waterfalls, and optional yoga practice.

  • In the mountains, stay at unique cabañas built in the forest with amazing views. They are all ecological and support local indigenous communities.

  • Descend to the coast of Oaxaca for our surf camp for an entire week in Puerto Escondido to practice your surf skills or learn to surf in one of the most famous surfing sites in the world.

Tips & Advice

All equipment for activities is provided, such as surf boards. Follow packing details listed in your handbook. Among other items you will need:

  • Trekking shoes

  • Swimsuit and goggles

  • Surf t-shirt

  • Sunscreen

  • Prescribed medications for the length of the program

Ziplining in the Sierra Sur mountains of Oaxaca, Mexico
Hierve el Agua, Oaxaca, Mexico
Indigenous women in Oaxaca, Mexico
Surfing at Puerto Escondido, Mexico

COMBINEs with:

Attend two or more Programs For a 5% discount