Mentawai & North Sumatra
MENTAWAI ISLANDS, INDONESIA
For the ultimate surf experience in Mentawai, Telos, and Banyaks, The Sibon Baru is a boat not to be missed. This 62-Foot Aluminum Powered Catamaran custom was designed to operate as surf charter, offering six large cabins with comfortable twin beds and air conditioning. The boat also has three sizable bathrooms and spacious dining room. Outside you will find plenty of open areas to watch the surf, enjoy a meal or have a cold beer with friends after a day of pumping waves!
March 10th-22nd, 2020 (12 spots available)
March 24th – April 5th, 2020 (4 spots available)
May 5th – 17th, 2020 (4 spots available)
- 12 nights accommodation on the Sibon Baru
- Return Transfers from Padang Airport
- Three gourmet meals per day
- Snacks + fruits
- Drinking water, isotonic, hot drinks, juices, and soft drinks.
- One 24-pack of the best local beer per guest.
- Use of boat’s equipment including stand-up paddle board, snorkel, fishing gear
- Speedboats transfers
Optional Extras (at an additional cost)
- Photo Package (This can be arranged with us once you’ve made your booking for an additional $400 AUD)
Parked in the North Indian Ocean, long range ground swells travel miles and unload in a tropical paradise full of amazing people, waves for all levels, palms and coconuts aplenty.
Indo has 2 seasons, wet and dry. Dry season has the most consistent winds and larger swells but don’t be fooled, if you know where to look there are amazing waves year round.
Sure wet season can be wet, but so can getting pitted in an uncrowded reef break with your mates. Off season can deliver amazing waves and we are as passionate about this time of year as any.
If you are an absolute charger then large dry season swells and heaving 8-10 footers at No-Kandui will be your dream. However, if you love hanging with your mates, sinking a few beers, and perfect shoulder to overhead points and reefs then do not count out the shoulder season.
Here’s a guide to the waves which you might get to surf during your trip. Our operators have years of experience and will do their best to ensure that you’re in the right place at the right time. If you’re lucky they might even let you in on some of their secret spots too! Note that this charter can also visit both the Banyak’s and Telo’s (additional fuel surcharge applies). If you would like to arrange a trip to these regions, please contact us.
- Beng beng
- Pit Stops
- Bank Vaults
- No Kanduis
- Four Bobs
- Karangbat Left
- Lance’s Left
- Hollow Trees (HT’s, Lance’s Right)
- Bat Caves (Gilligan’s Island)
- Rags Left
- Rags Right
- The Hole
Getting to the Mentawai is somewhat involved for the traveller, however there is no doubt that this Is part of the experience and what it takes to surf some of the best waves in the world.
Most hotels and charters will organise transport from Padang (North Sumatra) so you simply need to organise flights into Padang which usually transfer from either Kuala Lumpur, Jakarta, Singapore or Bali.
(Any trip specific details such as pick up times, hotel arrangements or additional requirements shall be emailed to you within 48 hours of your booking confirmation)
Once you’ve made payment for your booking you will receive a booking confirmation email with important information regarding your package. Please read this information carefully. If you notice any errors or have any questions regarding your booking, please reply to this email within 24 hours.
Any dietary and/or medical requirements must be stated on your booking form. Any changes in regards to customer information, after the booking has been confirmed cannot be guaranteed.
Sometimes we will request additional information. If so, it is your responsibility to provide this information
Please read our terms and conditions before making a reservation.
Please note all trips exclude the following unless otherwise stated:
- Travel Insurance
- Any local travel taxes or visa charges
- Any additional food, drinks, or services beyond the inclusions listed above
- Additional tours/activities not included by the operator
- Personal expenses
- Any gratuities