Tarqua Bay

Continent
Africa
Country
Nigeria
Next Big City
Lagos
Next Town
Lagos
 
Type:
Island
Rider Ability:
Beginner, Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Food

Water

Type:
Flat, Small wave
Hazards:
Wave breaker
Quality:
Polluted
Best Tide:
No information

Very flat water. Outside is one point with breaking waves. Watch out for rocky wave breakers.

Beach

Type:
Sand
Size:
Medium
Hazards:
Bystanders
Beach Users:
No information

It's a very nice, sandy beach with enough space to launch a kite. But be aware of the people on the beach. The beach is about 450m long.

Wind

Best Months:
No information
Wind Type:
No information
Best Direction:
No information
Main Direction:
No information

At least 2-3 days a week with 15-22 knots. The wind normally is sideshore. If you walk a bit further south, the NW winds will be sideshore and more directions ridable.



How to get there

Transport
Boat
Access
No walk

It's an island in front of Lagos. You need to take a boat from several places in Lagos (the cost should be 500 Naira). If you are European you will be lucky to pay less than 2000 Naira.

Extra information

Rules
None

Be aware that there is no rules or regulations here, and on a busy day you will be competing with half a dozen jetskis in a small space.

Nightlife

Nightlife in Lagos.