Nihi Sumba Island, Indonesia

Surfing with Jamie Mitchell at Nihi Sumba Island, Indonesia

March - September


Nihi Sumba Island, Indonesia


All levels


March - September

Jamie Mitchell

Professional Big Wave Surfer on the Big Wave Tour, 10x Molokai to Oahu Paddleboard World Champion, 2x ISA World SUP Distance World Champion.

What it is

Extremely remote, private island for adventurous surfers in the southern Indian Ocean. Nihi Sumba island is host to one of the world’s most coveted private waves. Known as ‘Occy’s Left’. Popular for its character, the wave offers 200m to 300m long and often thrilling sections of ripple walls and heaving barrels. With surfers on the wave being limited to 10 per day, there really is no other wave in the world like it.

Where it is

As like most islands in Indonesia there are a multitude of waves for all levels on Nihiwatu. If you want to push your levels or cruise and keep it simple there are waves for all levels of experience. 

Who it is for

Exclusive trip for those who are passionate about surfing the very best waves on the planet whilst learning and developing their ability to surf. Prior training is essential, requiring commitment to following a custom-made training plan as well as in depth coaching throughout the trip. Post trip debrief to ensure your progress does not stop. For lovers of nature, this trip offers the opportunity to surf in some of the most beautiful surrounding as well as experience some of the most colourful protected reefs in the southern hemisphere.