Location- Serenity Beach, Tandriankuppam (by the coast)
Fee- 1- hour private class INR 1400; Board Rental for per 90 min- INR 400-600
Placed 5 km northwards of Pondicherry, Kallialay Surf School was founded in the month of January in 2009 by two Spanish brothers- Juan and Samai Reboul. One of the first surf schools on the eastern coast of India, Kallialay offers all kinds of courses from beginner sessions to intensive ‘surf camps’. The two founders are passionate surfers and offer the best of experiences to the guests.
If you are a water sports enthusiast then surfing is one of the best things to do in Pondicherry. And, Kallialay Surf School is the best place to learn this art. The school has won a number of awards from several tourism boards and is a popular attraction too. They teach from beginners to advanced courses and have all the surfing equipment of international standards. There are around 6 types of classes at the school.
The most booked class is the discovery session in a group (INR 1000). Its duration is 1 and a half hour. After learning basics, spend around 1 hour, enjoying the waves. The other option is the individual discovery session (INR 1500), which also has the same type of class-learning.
There also are 4 packages with daily session, depending on the number of days that one picks: one weekend (INR 2800 - 3700, 5 days (INR 4800), 7 days (INR 6700), and 10 days (INR 9500).
Kallialay Surf School also organizes an annual Summer Swell Challenge, which is also attended by international surfers.