Continent
Europe
Country
Greece
Next Big City
Karpathos
Next Town
Afiartis
 
Type:
Ocean
Rider Ability:
Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Rescue, Parking

Water

Type:
Flat, Chop
Hazards:
No information
Quality:
Clean
Best Tide:
Tide independent

Rescue boats are managed by the windsurf centers and there are many windsurfers on the water with 1st priority.

Beach

Type:
Rocks
Size:
Medium
Hazards:
Rocks
Beach Users:
No information

600 m long beach. Kitesurfing in this bay is for advanced riders. 80% of this land/beach area is covered by volcanic rocks witch makes self-rescues and other "messups" complicated and dangerous.

Weather

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

Summer is the best time to go, water 24°C, air 30°C. A lycra for sun protection is recommended. Spring/autumn you need a wetsuit. In wintertime a long wetsuit.

Wind

Best Months:
June, July, August, September
Wind Type:
Thermal
Best Direction:
No information
Main Direction:
No information

The wind is sideoffshore and very gusty (spec. launching). Normal wind strength in summer months is about 30-35 knots.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
Short walk

About 1 km north of the airport.

Extra information

Rules
No information

Nightlife

No information