The Islands off the west coast of Sumatra Indonesia are now considered to have the best surf on the planet . Indies Trader found most of the waves and is the original and most respected charter boat operator. This is our 20th surf charter season coming up and our 30th year surfing in Indo. Our operation is the benchmark for surfing tourism globaly. We’ve never missed a departure in all those years and our experience ensures that we consistently get the best uncrowded waves EVERY trip . The following information will take you step by step through a typical boat trip .
We currently operate the top two boats in the Mentawais Islands. Your first step will be to look into these boats and decide what is right for you and your group. Click on the boat pictures , or click on one of the following links: Indies Trader 3 or Indies Trader 4
Once you have found out the boat you are interested in, please read over the “How to Book” page, so you can make contact, ask questions, and get the ball rolling.
Once you have made a reservation, especially if this is your first indo surf charter, you’ll probably have questions about what life is like on the boat, what kinds of waves you’ll be surfing, and what you should bring. you will find resources for you to get mentally and physically ready for the trip of the lifetime. Keep in mind though, you will be in the hands of experts. You could get by with a couple boards, tshirts, boardshorts and sunscreen, and everything would be fine. For people looking for a little more detail, see “Preparing for your Trip”, .