Continent
Caribbean
Country
Dominican Republic
Next Big City
Puerto Plata
Next Town
Cabarete, Sosua
 
Type:
Ocean
Rider Ability:
Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Shower, Toilet, Food, Parking

Water

Type:
Shallow, Small wave, Medium wave
Hazards:
Reefs
Quality:
Clean
Best Tide:
No information

Shallow water with a reef near the shore that guarantees great, but easy going waves. This makes great wave rinding possible and high jumps. Depending on the season waves up to 4m high.

Beach

Type:
Sand
Size:
Medium
Hazards:
None
Beach Users:
None

Sandy beach, relaxed atmosphere. Enough space and not crowded with people. You can enter the water at the surf schools and at the restaurant/bar.

Weather

Spring:
Shorts
Summer:
Shorts
Fall:
Shorts
Winter:
Shorts

The Dom. Rep. has warm water, and warm air, all year round. No wetsuit is necessary, although sun protection like lycra is always good. Mid September to mid December: great rain season.

Wind

Best Months:
February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September
Wind Type:
Trade
Best Direction:
E
Main Direction:
E

The wind here is typically diagonally sideshore from the right and the waves break approx. 50-100m before the bank. This spot is one of the best locations for extremely high jumps and wave riding. In the mornings no wind, about noon it picks up.



How to get there

Transport
Car, Bus
Access
Short walk

Between Sosua and Cabarete. About 2km downwinder from Cabarete Kitebeach. There are motoconchos all over the place or you can take a bus back to Cabarete.

Extra information

Rules
None

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Nightlife

Fun nightlife in Sosua and Cabarete.