Riding pristine barrels in the Indian Ocean sounds like a dream. But discovering these waves through the means of a traditional Indonesian sailboat? Now we’re talking. Rob Machado, Mikala Jones, and others decided do Indo a bit differently by chartering the Bulan Baru, which is a surf charter that aims to take the road less traveled.
It’s surely not the most convenient way to explore Indonesian breaks, but the extra effort is worth the unique experience. And with perfect waves like these, it's worth the wait.