Connect with Nature

We all have the seeds of adventure, inspiration, and new beginnings within us. Many of us long for a break from the daily routine to ignite that first spark of creativity.

Join us at Aethos Ericeira for an unforgettable surf retreat with legendary big wave surfer Joana Andrade. Our retreat offers the ultimate experience to improve your surfing skills while enjoying endless good times with like-minded individuals.

Wake up each morning to the sound of waves crashing against the cliff in Praia da Calada, and explore the diverse culture of the region by joining us on our adventures. With Joana as your guide, you’ll learn top tips and tricks for mastering the art of riding waves, making it a trip you’ll never forget.

But it’s not just about surfing – enjoy morning yoga sessions, relax in our stunning Spa, learn how to cook balanced vegan meals, and indulge in delicious local cuisine and refreshing cocktails while swapping stories late into the night around our firepit. Don’t miss out on this adventure-filled getaway that promises plenty of fun and memories to last a lifetime!

Retreat Highlights

STAY for 4 nights at Aethos Ericeira, a boutique hotel on Portugal’s Silver Coast with unrivaled ocean views

EXPERIENCE daily surf sessions and video analyses

LEARN top tips and tricks for mastering the art of riding waves with legendary big wave surfer Joana Andrade

ENJOY daily morning yoga or meditation sessions to reconnect with inner self

RELAX in our stunning Spa to unwind after a long day of surfing

INDULGE in delicious local cuisine and refreshing cocktails while swapping stories late into the night around our firepit

MEET, connect, share and learn from like-minded individuals

What A Typical Day Looks Like

07 – 08 am Morning Yoga/ Meditation Session

08 – 09 am Breakfast

09 – 12 pm Surfing

12 – 02 pm Lunch

02 – 04 pm Video Analysis

04 – 07 pm Relax by the Pool or Explore your Surroundings

07-09 pm Dinner

10 pm Stargazing

The Fine Print

What’s Included

    4 nights en suite accommodation at Aethos Ericeira
    Daily breakfast,lunch and dinner
    Daily yoga or meditation with Elsa
    Daily surf classes, board and wetsuit
    All tourist taxes


What’s Not Included

    Flights and travel to/from Aethos Ericeira
    Travel insurance and visas
    Body Treatments and excursions
    Alcoholic beverages and Mini Bar

Getting There

GETTING THERE | The closest airport is LIS. If you arrive at Lisbon airport, it is a 45 min taxi from the airport to Aethos Ericeira, which can be arranged for you at an additional cost. We will meet for an opening circle/ meditation at 6 pm, followed by dinner at 7.30pm. Arrival anytime from 3pm.

DEPARTURE | We say farewell to new and old friends after morning practice and breakfast. Checkout is 11am. We will assist in facilitating taxis and taxi sharing options to get from Aethos Ericeira to LIS airport for your onward travel.

BOOKING | 30% deposit is required to secure your booking. Balance payment is due 30 days prior to start date. TERMS | The deposit payment is non-refundable.

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