Primary & Secondary School Tours -Since 2002-


Well organised, safe and lots of fun surf school tours!

Time to get out of those stuffy classrooms and go surfing with us at John McCarthy’s, Lahinch Surf School!

All of our instructors are fully-qualified ISA surf coaches and beach lifeguards – you can relax and let the kids burn off all that pent-up energy!

School tour lessons are safely held in waist deep water.

Programs aim to develop student’s confidence and social skills, while creating a new sporting interest for life.

€20 Option A (2 hours):

Two hour surf lesson


€25 Option B (3 hours):

Two Hour Surf lesson + 1 hour Stoketastic Beach activities (min 16 students)

€31.50 Option C (4 hours):

Two hour surf lesson + 1 hour beach games + lunch in award winning Randaddy’s (min 16 students)


Our school tours are designed to bring out the best in students and fill them to the brim with info on all things surf-related – waves, environment, tides and surfing techniques with plenty of entertainment from our instructors thrown in for good measure. In surfing terms – stoketastic!

Alternatively combine your Surf Lesson with us and visit one of County Clares greatest assets, chose from:

Bunratty Castle, The Cliffs of Moher, Ailwee Caves, Doolin Cave or Ferry to Aran islands or under the Cliffs of Moher from Doolin.