Ria de Aveiro / Murtosa

Info

Continent
Europe
Country
Portugal
Next Big City
Porto
Next Town
Aveiro, Murtosa
 
Type:
River
Rider Ability:
Beginner, Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Camping, School, Shop, Rental, Rescue, Shower, Toilet, Food, Parking

Water

Type:
Shallow, Flat, Chop
Hazards:
None
Quality:
Cloudy
Best Tide:
No information

Flat or choppy water. A big area with shallow water to learn in perfect conditions.

Beach

Type:
Grass, Sand
Size:
Small
Hazards:
None
Beach Users:
None

A quite good spot with no people on the beach. The spot is only for kite and windsurfing riders. Not too much sand but 2000 sqm of green area to safely launch and land the kite.

Weather

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

Season: May to September, air 25-28°C, water 21-24°C. Off-season: October to April, air 14-18°C, water 18-20°C. It's possible to surf all year.

Wind

Best Months:
April, May, June, July, August, September, October
Wind Type:
Thermal
Best Direction:
N, NNE, S, NW, NNW
Main Direction:
N, S, NNW

Best and usual directions are from South in winter and North in summer with 10-25 knots the most usual.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
Short walk

50 km from the airport of Porto with a car. Go south directly to Murtosa and here all the way west until you hit Ria de Aveiro. 30 km from Aveiro.

Extra information

Rules
Other

All kiters use a leash at this beach.

Nightlife

No information