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Waves for experts

Orrua, Sorginetxe, Alkolea...

Orrua: This is located between Zumaia and Getaria. It has a beach break and requires a certain level of expertise. Locals say the best time to surf it on a rising tide. The wave is right-breaking. Sorginetxe: Located in Deba. Access to the site is difficult, involving descending a small cliff to get to the water, or alternatively rowing out from the beach. Few surfers choose to surf in this area. It has a long, strong right-breaking wave, classed as being for experts. Alkolea: Located in Mutriku. This site requires great expertise and knowledge as the wave is reef breaking.