Surfing in Las Cuevas, Trinidad, Trinidad & Tobago

Skill Level :
All Surfers
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Trinidad and Tobago is an island country that is situated just off the coast of northeastern Venezuela. Both Trinidad and Tobago islands surprise visitors with their unspoiled natural beauty that is not found in most of the other Caribbean islands. The climate here is classified as tropical with two seasons annually, the dry and rainy season and the winds are usually influenced by the northeast trade winds. The islands are known not only for their beautiful sandy beaches, but also for their carnivals. Trinidad boasts one of the largest carnivals in the world that promises to get you in the festive spirit.

With a vast number of sports and adventures on offer, Trinidad is definitely a great destination for extreme sports lovers! Las Cuevas is a popular surf site that is located in Las Cuevas Bay, at less than an hour drive from the capital city, Port of Spain.

Las Cuevas is an exposed beach-break that has very consistent surf. The swell size starts working at 1 m/3 ft and holds up to 2.5 m/8 ft. The spot provides left and right hand waves and it is suitable for all kind of surfers. The main wind direction is coming from the south and the ideal swell direction is coming from the north and the northeast.

In addition, waves have normal quality and the best tide movement is rising tides. At summer the wind blows offshore 87%, at autumn it blows 81%, at winter 93% and at spring 83%. Finally, surfers are able to perform their favorite sport all year round. So, visit Las Cuevas and enjoy the best surfing experience!!!

How to Get to Destination

BY CAR FROM Port Of Spain
27.9km/17.3mi, 39 mins
Head north to Queen's Park W to Woodford St. Turn right onto St. Clair Roundabout. Turn right at Maraval Road. Slight left at Maraval Rd. Proceed to Saddle Rd. Proceed to Saddle Road. At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit and stay on Saddle Road. Proceed to Saddle Rd. Turn left toward N Coast Rd. Continue straight N Coast Rd. Continue along North Coast Road. Continue to Nth Coast Rd. Continue along North Coast Road. Turn left.
Piarco International Airport,
52.3km/32.5mi 1h drive

The island is not accessible by train.


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