Learn to Surf in Panama with Shokogi

There's no better place to learn to surf than Playa Venao, Panama. With consistent, year-round swell and a huge variety of waves, Playa Venao is a surfer's paradise– from beginner to pro.

If you want to learn to surf & improve your skills fast, surf and explore the best spots in the region, and have an unforgettable time while doing it– we've got your back.

Our team at Shokogi having been surfing and teaching surf in the region for years– we know the weather, the wind, the swell, and the tides better than anyone else. That means you spend more time surfing, improve faster, and have more fun with Shokogi.

Surf Lessons

Learn the skills of surfing, reach the next level, and have fun in the water with Shokogi.

Whether it's your first time on a surfboard or you're looking to improve your skill set, our instructors will get you to the next level of surfing. Our lessons are appropriate for all ages, levels, and fitness abilities. We love what we do, and we look forward to passing on our love of surfing to you.

Private Lessons


Get personalized attention with a 1 hour session with your own instructor. Perfect for keen surfers looking to advance their ability as quickly as possible– whether beginner, intermediate, or advanced.

Lesson for Two


Team up with your friend or partner for a 1 hour session with one instructor. Perfect for traveling friends or couples looking for a fun afternoon activity  and personalized attention.

Group Lessons

$30 / person

Put together a group of 4 or more people and hit the waves together! Group lessons are perfect for families, traveling friends, and coworkers  looking to have fun, get outside, team build, and engage in an enjoyable sport. 


Save money and get better, faster, with our Shokogi Surf packages.

Did you know? Learning to surf is a gradual process. While one lesson can do wonders in your ability to navigate waves and feel comfortable on a board, multiple training sessions are key to enhanced performance and drastic improvement.

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high quality Boards in a large variety of sizes and Colors, tailor made for each Surfer  

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