Every surfer should score the epic waves in the Banyak at least once in their life. These islands are north of the Mentawai, thus receiving the same swell. The region is getting more popular these days, but you can be assured that Seriti team have been running charters in this area for a long time. The team have lots of experience and knowledge about all the spots. Seriti is a massive, spacious boat captained by its owner, Katsuyoshi.
Return transfers from Simelue
3 meals per day
Free soft drinks, juices and isotonic drinks
International flights to Medan
Domestic flights from Medan to Simeulue
Meet & greet at Medan and Simeulue airport with transfers to domestic flights
Accommodation in Medan at end of trip (if required)
Note – Your Perfect Wave consultant will include these essentials into your quote, and we will be more than happy to package your international flights as well.
Pricing & Packages
11 nights from USD $2895
The Seriti sleeps up to 14 people: there are 2 king double beds (for couples) and 10 king single beds. Seriti normally takes up to 12 surfers, but if you have a group of 14 that includes 2 couples, they can easily and comfortably accommodate that. The Seriti is one of the safest charters operating in Indonesia.
All Seriti Surf charters run for 11 nights, 10 surfing days, departing on Monday evening and returning on Friday morning. Guests arriving in Medan must do so before 9am on departure date, and cannot leave Medan before 8pm on date of return. There are 12 beds comprising 2 Doubles and 10 king singles each with power socket and reading light. Comfortable inner-sprung beds throughout with two air-conditioned cabins and a separate quarters for up to 6 crew.
The waves in the Banyaks are generally in the head-high to double-overhead range. There are places that handle three-four times overhead conditions. Generally, most people bring a standard shortboard and something with an extra couple of inches, but it never hurts to be prepared for a bigger day, especially in August, which is peak swell season. Trips often pass without guests needing their longboard, but if you're keen to give the big stuff a try, then you won't want to leave it at home.
The Seriti sleeps up to 14 people: there are 2 king double beds (for couples) and 10 king single beds. Seriti normally takes up to 12 surfers, but if you have a group of 14 that includes 2 couples, they can easily and comfortably accommodate that.
Spacious and comfortable, it features:
an air conditioned saloon with two large sofas, tables and
TV/video/music entertainment area.
At the rear of the boat is a huge deck area covered in UV-protective shade cloth where you can chill out and watch the action in the water.
It has 3 x 525hp Detroit V12 Turbo Intercooled main engines running at a maximum speed of 20 knots (cruising speed 10 knots).
Tender: A 6.2m tender with a 40Hp outboard on it. They also have an inflateble backup.
There is a Canon EOS 5D camera to capture quality pictures to take home and make all your friends envious of your surfing adventure.
The Seriti is one of the safest charters operating in Indonesia, with a full suite of equipment including:
life rafts and life jackets,
CO2 emergency fire system;
VHF and SSB radios,
satelite telephone, and
10,000 litre fresh water tank.