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Africa - See the Big 5 - Surf The Point Of Gold

Africa - See the Big 5 - Surf The Point Of Gold

Regular price R 19,500.00 ZAR
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If you are up for a rad African experience look no further! On this little adventure with us you will touch down at King Shaka International, be collected by your guide and whisked up north to BIG 5 country. Northern Natal features a host of spectacular game parks and you will spend a few memorable days tracking the BIG 5! From this insane experience you will cross the border into magical Mozambique! Here you will be delivered to the magical Point of Gold, one of the most insane sand bottom points you will ever see! Warm tropical water and cooking waves will fill your day along with exploring the local hood!

For small groups of friends, families, couples or a few surfing mates. This is one of the most stress free ways to visit and enjoy South Africa.


Ponta as it€™s fondly known is an insane right hand point break. It€™s super user friendly and generally un-crowded. There are other spots near by which your guide will take you to, points, beach breaks and some fun shore-breaks. The water is warm and the vibes good.

Best months: January - August


Learning to surf is an incredible amount of fun! You see it on every single persons face that€™s given it a try! Throw in some warm Indian Ocean to help you soak up the saltwater goodness and you have the makings of a holiday to remember for life. You never know, you might well just get bitten by the surf bug! Something you could be eternally thankful for. Ponta is an exceptionally awesome bay to learn to surf!


The area offers spectacular beaches and swimming spots.  Scuba diving, dolphin viewing, snorkeling, beach walking and fishing are just a few of the activities to be done. We will cover all option with guests to ensure it€™s personalized.



Besides all the good stuff above, Pollywog offers it travelers a number of benefits that offer both convenience and serious $$$ savings.

With our online store we are uniquely positioned to take care of all your custom surfboard orders from all the big name board brands at a fraction of the price you would pay back home. We specialize in custom board orders here in South Africa and will have all your new whips ready and waiting with your guide on arrival. At the current exchange rate you could certainly almost be ordering 2 for the price of one back home! That€™s a score and even more reason to come visit.

Doesn€™t the idea of a new Channel Islands, Mayhem, Rusty, Hayden Shapes, Jeff Doc Lausch, as well as a host of rad local board brands like Clayton, Hurricane, Peter Lawson, ELS, Colby, DGS, Safari, Spider Murphy and more. There are also a great variety of quality soft tops. We have something for beginners through to advanced surfers.

You could also throw in a new travel cover, wetsuit or any other gear you might need and it will be all ready for you on arrival, so you€™d pretty much be travelling in empty! Nice an easy!!

The strong rand to Dollar, Pound and Euro means the trips are super reasonable leaving decent $$$ from your travel budget to spend on boards!


Our lead guide Ryan and his team have on every Ponta swell for over a decade, they know what€™s up! He has hosted many of the top surf brands on strike mission to this area, so his experience is priceless. He will take exceptional care of you and ensure you are at the best possible spot to score perfect, un-crowded waves.

He knows all the best spots to eat and will arrange excursions in the area for the non-surfers in the group.  Your safety and enjoyment are his priority while traveling with us.


The establishments we use focus on comfort and convenience. They are well situated, super clean and where you need to be to best suit the location you in at the time.   Because you will often be on the move based on weather and waves we don€™t put in all the options. But they are hand picked to ensure your comfort


- Accommodation

- 4 x 4 vehicle with trailer when needed

- All transport costs including local airport shuttle

- Experienced Guide

- Board rentals and surf lessons (learn to surf package only)


- Flights, Visa costs, drinks and meals


All prices are based on a minimum of 4 people max 8 for a period of 10 days

General Surf R19 500 per person

Lear to Surf R23 900 per person


King Shaka International - Durban

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