Try out the Maldives waves

At our Kani Resort and our Finolhu Villas

Take advantage of your all-inclusive stay at our Kani Resort or our Finolhu Villas in the Maldives and discover our surfing school in the middle of the Indian Ocean.

Why choose the Maldives for a surf holiday?

Internationally renowned location for surfing, this trendy destination will offer you an unforgettable experience.

Discover a unique surfing spot with turquoise blue waters, white beaches, rich underwater world and most of all outstanding waves from 3 to 13ft in summer.

With a slightly easier reef than Indonesia or Polynesia, beginners and advanced surfers will be able to make the most of their surfing experience.

When to travel to the Maldives?

From April to October: the Maldives's reef is suited to all skill levels. Waves can vary between 3 to 13ft during the highest season (July-August), which makes this period perfect for advanced surfers.

Learn to surf at Club Med

Club Med offers private or group lessons according to your skill level, needs and preferences:

Private lessons: if you are looking for a in-depth lessons with an ISA*-certified instructor.

Group lessons: your first surfing lessons with a small group (2 beginners maximum per instructor), first inside the reef then further on the waves.

Lessons include boards renting, the first lessons inside the reef, then a 2-hour wave surfing experience with a speedboat.

Discover our surfing offers and prices

How to book my surfing lessons?

Between June 1st and September 30th (surfing season): you can book your surf lessons online, by calling our travel advisors or directly at the excursion desks of your Resort.

Between October 1st and May 30th: you can only register at the excursion desks of your Resort, since the conditions can vary.


Discover new ways to play and unwind at Kani Club Med in the Maldives. With seemingly infinite possibilities to ignite excitement and pursue your passions, revel in the Maldives’ best all-inclusive resort amid 2 kilometres of powdery white beaches, swaying palms and exhilarating underwater adventures. Whether partaking in new pursuits or diving into a favourite pastime, the resort’s unmatched offerings make every day worth celebrating. For a truly luxurious way to enjoy the Maldives, Club Med Kani’s Manta Exclusive Collection introduces a heightened level of refinement in each of its overwater suites.

The Finolhu Villas

Nestled on the private, beautifully preserved island of Gasfinolhu in the heart of the Indian Ocean, our all-inclusive, eco-conscious Maldives resort is surrounded by natural splendour at every turn. With butlers available to assist with every need and request, redefine your idea of paradise at the award-winning Finolhu Villas.

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