K59 is located on the pacific coastal highway ( carretera el litoral or CA2 ) of El Salvador, 45 minutes from the Comalapa International Airport, being the most safe and modern airport in Central America. K59 is only 50 minutes from San Salvador the Capital of the country. The closest town to K59 is El Puerto de La Libertad which is only 25 minutes away.
What is really good about traveling to El Salvador, is that flighting out from almost any where in USA it is really easy , from California is 5 hours, Florida 2:30 hours and from the rest of USA no more than 5 hours. Also since Avianca airlines has direct flights and many schedules from USA you can surf in the mornings when you arrive early and you can surf the day you leave in the morning and take off in the afternoon. Also in El Salvador American Dollar (USD) and Bitcoin cryptocurrency are both legal tenders.
K59 is a great beach area and offers powerful right waves with great tubes and fast sections. This point was unknown for many years.
There is also K61, right point break which is only 500 mts (0.31 mile) away from K59 and offers great waves with long rides and barrels. The coastal scenery seen from the water at K59 and K61 is breathtaking.
K59 area is surrounded by beautiful mountains and ancient forest, which makes it great for an enjoyable hiking tour.
Local surfers are very good athletes and people they never bother you in the water!!!
The owner and manager of K59 Surf Resort a local surfer Edgard Ziegele (Known as “Edgard or Chele Schleusz”), has been surfing since 1982 and running the surf business since 1999. Also he was one of the first local surfers that surfs K59 since the early 80’s.
Surfing El Salvador, at La Libertad will get you to know many other surf spots closet to K59, like World famous Punta Roca ( Originally known as Road de Tepeagua ), perfect right point break, fast and hollow, sometimes crowded especially during weekends; Conchalio, great beach break, hollow tubes, with the right conditions is a perfect totally uncrowned; La Bocana, great river mouth, left hand wave and always hot surf, Sunzal, right point break, the longest wave in El Salvador perfect for long boards and short boards, can handle many surfers, crowded especially during weekends; Mizata, point and beach break, mellow wave with few surfers around.
We can guarantee that, when the surf is up and waves are only a few steps from your bedroom, no one in the bunch will want to surf any where else but K59.
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The surf season in EL Salvador is almost year round. The best months are from March to October. September is rainy and sometimes conditions are not favorable but there are some big waves. November and December the wave average is 3´ to 5´ with a couple of 6´ to 8´ swells very clean and beautiful, January and February the waves are very small but clean, very good for learning SUP or just enjoy the beautiful beach, if there’s a 3 feet swell or more the surf will be great.
Well the waves of El Salvador are waiting for you and we will set you up at the right place…….
We all know that surfing or any sport sometimes can have a risk of injury, so we think about your health while you are in El Salvador, we have the support of the Hospital de Diagnostico which is one of the best hospitals k59 in Latin America and it is only at one hour from. They accept any International Health Insurance or credit card. Your health will be on the best hands.