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Continent
Africa
Country
Canary Islands
Next Big City
Arrecife
Next Town
Costa Teguise
 
Type:
Ocean
Rider Ability:
Beginner, Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Rooms, School, Shop, Rental, Rescue, Shower, Toilet, Food, Parking

Water

Type:
Flat, Chop, Medium wave, Big wave
Hazards:
Swimmers, Animals, Currents, Buoys, Wave breaker, Mole
Quality:
Clean
Best Tide:
High tide, Tide independent

It's a city spot ! Best time early morning, later afternoon. If too crowded ask for the local shuttle. In theory for every level

Beach

Type:
Sand, Stones
Size:
Small
Hazards:
Stones
Beach Users:
May, June, July, August

It's crowded sometimes, depends on wind directions, bank holidays and wavesize. Traffic with swimmers and windsurfers. Sandy beach with rocks and wave breakers. Lots of beach goers around. Recommended to body drag on board the inner part of the lagoon. Recommended to wear shoes for starting and landing. During the ride You don't need. Start the kite in the water, also the helper should go some steps in the water. Act carefully.

Weather

Spring:
Normal
Summer:
Shorty, Normal
Fall:
Normal
Winter:
Normal

Within a couple of meters You can have a complete different water temperature - depends on wave size, tides and current

Wind

Best Months:
January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December
Wind Type:
Trade
Best Direction:
NNE, NE, ENE
Main Direction:
NNE

Trade winds, but because local situation 10 - 20 ktns more than somewhere else on the island. At NNE one the most windy places of the island (the others are Playa Honda and Jameos del Agua. Lots of buildings will make the wind gusty close to shore. Body drag recommended for going out/in



How to get there

Transport
Car, Bus
Access
No walk

City spot in the center of the village Costa Teguise

Extra information

Rules
Zones

Supervised swimming areas, supervised windsurfing area. Local rule - no conflicts with windsurfers, kiters go eather upwind or downwind of them.

Nightlife

Yes, any kind of entertainment. If You stay alone all night, nobody (and Victoria) can help You !

Continent
Africa
Country
Canary Islands
Next Big City
Arrecife
Next Town
Costa Teguise
 
Type:
Ocean
Rider Ability:
Beginner, Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Rooms, School, Shop, Rental, Rescue, Shower, Toilet, Food, Parking

Water

Type:
Flat, Chop, Medium wave, Big wave
Hazards:
Swimmers, Animals, Currents, Buoys, Wave breaker, Mole
Quality:
Clean
Best Tide:
High tide, Tide independent

It's a city spot ! Best time early morning, later afternoon. If too crowded ask for the local shuttle. In theory for every level

Beach

Type:
Sand, Stones
Size:
Small
Hazards:
Stones
Beach Users:
May, June, July, August

It's crowded sometimes, depends on wind directions, bank holidays and wavesize. Traffic with swimmers and windsurfers. Sandy beach with rocks and wave breakers. Lots of beach goers around. Recommended to body drag on board the inner part of the lagoon. Recommended to wear shoes for starting and landing. During the ride You don't need. Start the kite in the water, also the helper should go some steps in the water. Act carefully.

Weather

Spring:
Normal
Summer:
Shorty, Normal
Fall:
Normal
Winter:
Normal

Within a couple of meters You can have a complete different water temperature - depends on wave size, tides and current

Wind

Best Months:
January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December
Wind Type:
Trade
Best Direction:
NNE, NE, ENE
Main Direction:
NNE

Trade winds, but because local situation 10 - 20 ktns more than somewhere else on the island. At NNE one the most windy places of the island (the others are Playa Honda and Jameos del Agua. Lots of buildings will make the wind gusty close to shore. Body drag recommended for going out/in



How to get there

Transport
Car, Bus
Access
No walk

City spot in the center of the village Costa Teguise

Extra information

Rules
Zones

Supervised swimming areas, supervised windsurfing area. Local rule - no conflicts with windsurfers, kiters go eather upwind or downwind of them.

Nightlife

Yes, any kind of entertainment. If You stay alone all night, nobody (and Victoria) can help You !