Barra (Posto 3, Kitebeach)

Continent
Europe
Country
Portugal
Next Big City
Porto
Next Town
Aveiro
 
Type:
Ocean
Rider Ability:
Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Rescue, Food, Parking

Water

Type:
Small wave, Medium wave
Hazards:
Swimmers, Mole
Quality:
Clean
Best Tide:
No information

Small surf in summer to huge in fall, winter and spring.

Beach

Type:
Sand
Size:
Big
Hazards:
None
Beach Users:
June, July, August, September

Long sandy beach.

Wind

Best Months:
June, July, August, September
Wind Type:
Thermal
Best Direction:
N
Main Direction:
N

Can get very strong (especially from NE). Best direction NE and N. NW, W and SW pretty good too. Wind can get very strong but not very constant.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
Short walk

A1 (connects Porto to Lisbon) about 270km. A25 direction Aveiro-Beaches. Park in the parking lot just behind the roundabout, head towards the sea. Posto 3 is on your left.

Extra information

Rules
Zones

Respect the locals.

Nightlife

Bars and disco.