This coastal province at the Northwest of Luzon has a series of beach breaks for beginners and occasional challenging point breaks for skilled surfers. It is the closest spot from Manila, just a few hours drive and has a pleasant atmosphere even for beach combing. Surfs in La Union have standard line up of 100m from shore. Waves starts at 1 m and can swell up to 4-6ft during season mainly from July to February. Waves can close out after a strong typhoon.