Continent
Europe
Country
Spain
Next Big City
Bilbao
Next Town
Plentzia, Gorliz
 
Type:
Ocean
Rider Ability:
Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Parking

Water

Type:
Flat, Chop
Hazards:
Mole
Quality:
Clean
Best Tide:
Tide independent

Flat to choppy water.

Beach

Type:
Sand
Size:
Small
Hazards:
Concrete, Road
Beach Users:
June, July, August

1 km long, sandy beach. Cliffs at both ends.

Weather

Spring:
Normal
Summer:
Normal
Fall:
Normal
Winter:
Normal

Warm air during summer, colder during winter. The water never gets really warm, 13-18┬░C. A wetsuit is always needed. .

Wind

Best Months:
No information
Wind Type:
No information
Best Direction:
W, WNW, NW
Main Direction:
No information

Best in NW and W winds.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
Short walk

Drive north from Bilbao and get to Plentzia. From here further north to Gorliz.

Extra information

Rules
Other

A street is located directly behind the beach, therefore kitesurfer should be very careful. Not for kitesurfing beginners.

Nightlife

Good nightlife in Bilbao.