Expect lighter crowds and clean conditions through March to May. Check out the pics and footage from past surf trips during these months. Nick O’Brien of the Santa Lusia says,
I feel we got some of the best waves of the season through April and May last year. Light winds, lots of solid west swell and next to no one around.
Quite simply, she's the best budget surf boat in the Mentawais. The Santa Lusia is owned by Padang marine engineers (with 45 years’ experience at sea in this region). She is always in top working order and every Santa Lusia surf charter includes an experienced western surf-guide; 2 x speedboat tenders; air-conditioned accommodation for up to 10 guests; and access to the best Mentawai surf spots… both the secret and the well known.