Pepes Beach (Playa el Saladillo)

Continent
Europe
Country
Spain
Next Big City
Malaga
Next Town
San Pedro de Alcantara
 
Type:
Ocean
Rider Ability:
Beginner, Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Rooms, Shower, Toilet, Food, Parking

Water

Type:
Chop, Small wave, Medium wave
Hazards:
None
Quality:
Crystal clear
Best Tide:
Tide independent

Sometimes choppy sometimes the waves can go up to 2m. Tidal.

Beach

Type:
Sand, Pebbles
Size:
Medium
Hazards:
None
Beach Users:
June, July, August

Nice beach without rocks etc. Enough space to relaunch and land the kite.

Wind

Best Months:
August, September, October, November
Wind Type:
Thermal, Frontal
Best Direction:
W
Main Direction:
E, S, W

Usual direction is West, normally between 15-30 knots. If it blows East or South wind between 8-15 knots. Best direction is West. The best wind is between August and November on the rest of the year you better go to other spots which are 20 km distance maximum, or you go to Tarifa (takes 40 minutes by car).



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
Short walk

From Airport Malaga (60 km) you take the main road and go direction west, pass Marbella until you see San Pedro de Alcantara. Then it's 5 minutes until you see a petrol station called El Saladillo. There's the beach.

Extra information

Rules
No information

Nightlife

No information