StandUp Paddle Surf @ El Faro, Pacasmayo
Pacasmayo Sup
Pacasmayo Sup
Pacasmayo Sup
Pacasmayo Sup
Pacasmayo Sup
For beginners and experts alike, to standup paddle surf at Pacasmayo is pure joy. Often called the big brother of Chicama, waves at Pacasmayo reach 3 meters and peel perfectly up to 2000 meters. Although there is surf year round, it works best on south swells generally dominant from April – December.

At El faro Adventure Resort we offer a full range of equipment rentals and surf instruction for learning how enjoy what is called, “the sport of kings” in a place whose oceans lived legendary gods of the Moche Culture.
The best swell direction for the point of Pacasmayo is SouthWest and South, The predominant wind direction is NorthEast. Most times a 2/3 wetsuit is fine. However on some mornings a 4/3 is preferred. There is Zodiac shuttle service to the top of the point, and becomes more necessary when it gets bigger and the current is strong.