- Punta de Lobos, in Pichilemu, , Libertador General Bernardo O’Higgins
Surfing is Best For
Directions to Surfing
AboutDo you love that the water splashes your face and your heart accelerates with each new wave? Walk the more than 4,000 kilometers of the Chilean coast and glide through the magnificent tubes that hide this true paradise for surf lovers.
Good weather all year, warm waters and cradle of the wild wave baptized as 'El Gringo', make Arica a must-see destination for surfers from around the world. In Iquique, sportsmen applaud with magnificent performances on top of their boards thanks to the perfect formation of tubes that Cavancha beach gives.
In the central area of the country you will find the so-called surfing capital of the world. Punta de Lobos, in Pichilemu, welcomes adrenaline lovers with waves that exceed 4 meters high and sea currents that deliver enviable conditions to glide over the sea.
Constitución, located further south, has become the headquarters of international surfing championships, due to its excellent mix of calm beaches and strong waves. But it is in resorts such as Dichato and Buchupureo, near Concepcion, where the shock of the waves with the rocks tests the skills of surfers.