Aura Surf Resort
Just a quick 40 minute flight from Medan international airport gets you to the island, located off the coast of Northern Sumatra. After being greeted by one of our friendly staff, a 20 minute drive along the coast will bring you to your destination.
Set amongst 15,000 sqm of beachfront parkland with an epic Peak break right ...
In season between April and October when swell swinging up from the Roaring 40s and Howling 50s march south-west across the Indian Ocean and the light trade winds blow from the south-east. Even during the off season when the trade winds switch to west and north-west there are still classic waves to be had and the swells are still regular. Sea temperatures remain steady at around 28Â°C or 82Â°F. Nias was the first wave to be discovered in 1975 by Australian surfers and undoubtedly remains the most famous.
Information about the local area, not always from a surfers perspective.