Continent
Europe
Country
Italy
Next Big City
Olbia
Next Town
Posada
 
Type:
Ocean, River
Rider Ability:
Beginner, Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Camping, School, Rental, Rescue, Shower, Toilet, Food, Parking

Water

Type:
Flat, Chop
Hazards:
Swimmers
Quality:
Crystal clear
Best Tide:
Tide independent

Beautiful clear turquoise water

Beach

Type:
Sand
Size:
Medium
Hazards:
No information
Beach Users:
June, July, August, September

Very wide and spacious bay with lots of space for launching and landing the kites. In between May and October you need to use the authroized area for kitesurfing at the Kitesurf Center Nido Surf. In all other months walk away from swimmers for launching your kite.

Weather

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

Temperatures in summer are from 25-35┬░C. The lowest temperature in winter is 10┬░C.

Wind

Best Months:
April, May, June, July, August, September, October
Wind Type:
Thermal
Best Direction:
NNE, NE, ENE, SE, SSE, S
Main Direction:
NE, ENE, E, SE, SSE, S

Best spot on Sardinias East Coast for all South East Winds. North East directions also works very well. Thanks to local thermals Posada is a very wind safe spot and it often has 5 knots more than in the forecasts.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
Short walk

Parking directly at the beach. Cross the bridge and turn to the left, walk 200 m up the beach for the authorized kitezone at the Nido Surf Center. Nido Surf offers lessons for all levels and rentals https://nidosurf.com/. In the main season there are 2 bars at the beach for a lunch or after-kite drink. For all campers: You can stay at Camping Ermosa directly at the spot.

Extra information

Rules
Zones

In between May and October you need to use the authorized kitezone at the Nido Surf Center 200 m up the beach.

Nightlife

A few small bars in the town of Posada