South Coast Surf Spots

The Caribbean Sea and its tranquil waters are not known for surfing yet the South has some great spots such as Playa Los Patos and Guibia in Santo Domingo, and Playa Bahoruco in Barahona, with the best months typically being in Summer where overhead days are frequent.

CABO MONGO
LOCATION: Pedernales
TYPE OF WAVE: Beach Break
DIRECTION: Left and Right
LENGTH: 50 – 100 Meters
SIZE: 3 ft – 10 ft
LEVEL: Intermediate and Advanced
DESCRIPTION: Fast and Fun
PARAISO
LOCATION: Barahona
TYPE OF WAVE: Beach Break
DIRECTION: Left and Right
LENGTH: 50 – 100 Meters
SIZE: 3 ft – 10 ft
LEVEL: Intermediate and Advanced
DESCRIPTION: Fun
SAN RAFAEL
LOCATION: Barahona
TYPE OF WAVE: Beach Break
DIRECTION: Left and Right
LENGTH: 50 – 100 Meters.
SIZE: 4 ft – 8 ft
LEVEL: Intermediate and Advanced
DESCRIPTION: Fun
BAHORUCO
LOCATION: Barahona
TYPE OF WAVE: River Mouth
DIRECTION: Left
LENGTH: 50 – 100 Meters
SIZE: 3 ft – 15 ft
LEVEL: Intermediate and Advanced
DESCRIPTION: Powerful and Tubular
PATOS
LOCATION: Nizao
TYPE OF WAVE: Point Break
DIRECTION: Left and sometimes Right
LENGTH: 100 – 200 Meters
SIZE: 3 ft – 15 ft
LEVEL: All Levels
DESCRIPTION: Long and Mellow
CHINCHORRO
LOCATION: Haina
TYPE OF WAVE: Beach Break
DIRECTION: Left and Right
LENGTH: 30 – 80 Meters
SIZE: 4 ft – 15 ft+
LEVEL: Advanced
DESCRIPTION: Fast and Tubular
MANRESA
LOCATION: Haina
TYPE OF WAVE: Short Break
DIRECTION: Left and Right
LENGTH: 30 – 50 Meters
SIZE: 4 ft – 10 ft
LEVEL: Advanced
DESCRIPTION: Fast and Hollow
GUIBIA
LOCATION: Santo Domingo
TYPE OF WAVE: Flat Reef
DIRECTION: Left and Right
LENGTH: 50 – 150 Meters
SIZE: 3 ft – 10 ft
LEVEL: All Levels
DESCRIPTION: Glassy mornings, good for all levels
  LA BOYA
LOCATION: Andres Boca Chica
TYPE OF WAVE: Point Break
DIRECTION: Right
LENGTH: 100 – 200 Meters
SIZE: 3 ft – 10 ft+
LEVEL: All Levels
DESCRIPTION: Mellow and Fun
BANZAI
LOCATION: Andres Boca Chica
TYPE OF WAVE: Outer Reef
DIRECTION: Left
LENGTH: 50 – 100 Meters
SIZE: 4 ft – 10 ft+
LEVEL: Advanced
DESCRIPTION: Fast, Powerful and Shallow

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