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Teiki Mathieu Baillan surfing a self-made Alaia surfboard in Lances Left, Mentawaï, Indonesia. Photo by C. Naslain, 2009.

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 Nigua

Dominican Republic

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The spot is in the region of "haina", at a side of the capital, its near El chinchorro, but like theres a big commercial port.you have to take the hiway and it s a short distance, like 30 min of the city, ask for Haina, then for Nigua .

English (Translate this text in English): The spot is in the region of "haina", at a side of the capital, its near El chinchorro, but like theres a big commercial port.you have to take the hiway and it s a short distance, like 30 min of the city, ask for Haina, then for Nigua .

English (Translate this text in English): The spot is in the region of "haina", at a side of the capital, its near El chinchorro, but like theres a big commercial port.you have to take the hiway and it s a short distance, like 30 min of the city, ask for Haina, then for Nigua .

English (Translate this text in English): The spot is in the region of "haina", at a side of the capital, its near El chinchorro, but like theres a big commercial port.you have to take the hiway and it s a short distance, like 30 min of the city, ask for Haina, then for Nigua .

DistanceTake a car

WalkGood walk (15-30 mn)

Easy to find?Easy to find

Public access?Public access

Special access4x4

 Surf Spot Characteristics

Surf Spot Quality

Wave qualityRegional Classic

ExperienceExperienced surfers

FrequencyRegular

Wave

Type

Direction

BottomFlat rocks

PowerFast

Normal lengthNormal (50 to 150m)

Good day lengthNormal (50 to 150m)

Tide, Swell and Wind

Good swell directionSouthWest, South, SouthEast, East, NorthEast

Good wind directionNorth, NorthWest, West, East, NorthEast

Swell sizeStarts working at 1.0m-1.5m / 3ft-5ft and holds up to 4m+ / 12ft

Best tide positionAll tides

Best tide movementRising and falling tides

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 Additional Information

When they have a good size, like 2m its like decending a litle mountain you always have this impression on this beach ,the sets are usually prety big and with lot of wave.

The ground when you enter in the water go deep, and were you are surfing it s very deep but, its ok,no problem.
Good tubes,in the morning it s perfect.

English (Translate this text in English): When they have a good size, like 2m its like decending a litle mountain you always have this impression on this beach ,the sets are usually prety big and with lot of wave.<br /><br />The ground when you enter in the water go deep, and were you are surfing it s very deep but, its ok,no problem.<br />Good tubes,in the morning it s perfect.

English (Translate this text in English): When they have a good size, like 2m its like decending a litle mountain you always have this impression on this beach ,the sets are usually prety big and with lot of wave.&lt;br &#47;&gt;&lt;br &#47;&gt;The ground when you enter in the water go deep, and were you are surfing it s very deep but, its ok,no problem.&lt;br &#47;&gt;Good tubes,in the morning it s perfect.

English (Translate this text in English): When they have a good size, like 2m its like decending a litle mountain you always have this impression on this beach ,the sets are usually prety big and with lot of wave.&amp;lt;br &amp;#47;&amp;gt;&amp;lt;br &amp;#47;&amp;gt;The ground when you enter in the water go deep, and were you are surfing it s very deep but, its ok,no problem.&amp;lt;br &amp;#47;&amp;gt;Good tubes,in the morning it s perfect.

Atmosphere

The spot is near the town of Nigua, you can eat fish, yanikeke( very good), theres fisher too.
it s not a crouded spot ,you'll never have problem with locals over there ,it is just that when waves are grwing people prefer to go to the classical beachs like El Chinchorroor guibia(in the citi).
but Nigua is very good when its big you better have goob lungs because its massive!

English (Translate this text in English): The spot is near the town of Nigua, you can eat fish, yanikeke( very good), theres fisher too.<br />it s not a crouded spot ,you'll never have problem with locals over there ,it is just that when waves are grwing people prefer to go to the classical beachs like El Chinchorroor guibia(in the citi).<br />but Nigua is very good when its big you better have goob lungs because its massive!

English (Translate this text in English): The spot is near the town of Nigua, you can eat fish, yanikeke( very good), theres fisher too.&lt;br &#47;&gt;it s not a crouded spot ,you'll never have problem with locals over there ,it is just that when waves are grwing people prefer to go to the classical beachs like El Chinchorroor guibia(in the citi).&lt;br &#47;&gt;but Nigua is very good when its big you better have goob lungs because its massive!

English (Translate this text in English): The spot is near the town of Nigua, you can eat fish, yanikeke( very good), theres fisher too.&amp;lt;br &amp;#47;&amp;gt;it s not a crouded spot ,you'll never have problem with locals over there ,it is just that when waves are grwing people prefer to go to the classical beachs like El Chinchorroor guibia(in the citi).&amp;lt;br &amp;#47;&amp;gt;but Nigua is very good when its big you better have goob lungs because its massive!

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By Carlos Perez, DR, karlos_peres@hotmail.com , 11-02-2004

Hollow tubes!!!!!!!!!!!!! - This break is perfect when big swells hits. Is a sandbreak spot, with hollow waves and deep tubes, mostly rights, but you can expect for lefts too. It's about 45 minutes from Santo Domingo. Better on AM.RegardsCarlos

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