Surf City El Salvador Surf Trip Aug 15th - Aug 21st 2024 - Raw.Surf

Surf City El Salvador Surf Trip Aug 15th – Aug 21st 2024

Trek through the "Wild East" with "Vaquero" or "Cowboy" (in English) to Surf City, El Salvador! Go home with tons of photos, clips, and drone content from our own pro photographers! ALL INCLUDED - minus airfare - and the bigger your group, the better the price! Minimum of 3 days required.

Plan your surfing getaway in El Salvador today! Join Vaquero “Cowboy,” Salvador Alexander Morales, a seasoned local surfer, for an unforgettable adventure in Surf City

We will start off our adventure in Surf City, surfing La Bocana and Sunzal, then carry on with excursions to k59, La Paz, and Punta Roca, to name a few

Our package includes expert guidance, stunning surf photos and videos by our own Raw Surf photographers! And you’ll get access to prime surf spots, cozy accommodations owned by locals, airport transfers, delicious meals, and experienced surf guides. We ensure a fun and safe experience for all Raw Surfing Adventurers. Everything you need is included—just bring your adventurous spirit and surfboards!

Stay the whole duration or jump in anytime! The bigger your group, the better the price! Minimum of 3 days required*

Airfare and travel insurance are not included.


El Salvador

Vaquero Surf Lodge is conveniently located on El Salvador’s pacific coast in remote and tropical Playa El Tunco, close to mountains, lush rain forests, hot springs, waterfalls, and Beaches.

Vaquero Surf Lodge is El Salvadorian owned and operated, providing a “RAW” experience that immerses you right into the local culture and El Salvadorian surfer lifestyle. Located right on El Tunco beach, Salvador Alexander Morales, hosts his home break to his guests right out front, La Bocana (A racey left), and Sunzal (sold long right).


Beach Access

Local Guides/Map




Private Outdoor Pool






Do I need my passport to Travel to El Salvador for the Surf Retreat?

Yes a valid US Passport is Required when traveling abroad, and El Salvador Is Included. If you don't have your passport, you can contact your local passport office or go to for more information on how to get your Passport.

Do I need travel insurance when going to the Raw Surfing Adventures Retreat?

Yes you will be required to purchase one of two types of travel insurance coverage for both your own bodily and medical protection, along with trip protection. You can find more information about travel insurance here.

What is this Raw Surfing Adventure Trip To El Salvador All About?

We focus this trip primarily on getting you the waves of your life. Yes there are other activities, and we will be traveling extensively, but it all surrounds our main goal of scoring the best waves we possibly can! And we will be looking and searching for new waves to search during our adventures through this amazing country.

How do I pay?

We currently are accepting payment via Paypal and credit card through Paypal services. We have an optional 25% deposit requirement or you can pay in full. We use the deposits to purchase the rooms for your adventure.




Salvador Alexander Morales

Surf Guide, Lodge Host, Surf Photographer

Salvador Alexander Morales, born and raised surfer in El Salvador, is an expert surfer, who knows El Salvador and surfing there, like the back of his hand. He has been surfing since a small boy, and is known locally as “Cowboy” for his wild surfing style and skills. In spanish Cowboy is “Vaquero”, which is how his Lodge got its name, naturally. Salvador runs the Vaquero Lodge Surf Camp in Playa El Tunco, El Salvador. Working hand in hand with Salvador, you will having nothing but the best experience surfing in his country and lands.

David Pritzker

Event Coordinator

The Captain of this ship is David Pritzker. Born and raised in Florida, David grew up surfing along the East Coast and finds great passion in traveling, music, yoga and surfing. In his early twenties he spent much of his time traveling through the Central Americas, meeting amazing new people, and gathering knowledge and experience necessary to put together these types of retreats. And with a background in Marketing and Degree in Business, he has the abilities and know how to plan and facilitate retreats like this. Follow him on here on