Kitesurfing Cape Town – A Bucket List Activity
Kitesurfing Cape Town
Love adventure? Want to try out a new activity when visiting Cape Town? Look no further! As an adventurer, kitesurfing/kiteboarding should be an activity added to your bucket list! If you are a beginner and have absolutely no idea what you are getting yourself into, don’t worry! Take a few lessons! There are a few places that give step-by-step lessons to help you get the hang of it. Here are few:
- Cabrinha – Offers lessons in Big Bay, Cape Town, and Langebaan
- High Five – Offers lessons around Cape Town
- Coastline Kitesurfing – Offers lessons in Blouberg and on their private lake
Visit these websites for more information on general information, kitesurfing lessons and the costs involved.
Even if you are an advanced kitesurfer then kitesurfing in Cape Town should be on your bucket list! Blouberg is famous for its kitesurfing and according to some of the world’s best kiteboarders, this is definitely one of the best kiteboarding spots to check out. Blouberg and Sunset Beach are some of the areas in Cape Town not very well known by travelers and should definitely be explored more.
This beautiful city is also well known for its wind conditions all year around! The summer months from November to April brings a trade wind that is known by the locals as the ‘Cape Doctor’ and rushes in from the South East. This trade wind ensures the perfect weather conditions to kitesurf with an excellent opportunity to take your gear for a ride!
The weather conditions in this area are so perfect for this type of sports the Red Bull King of the Air is hosted every year at Big Bay in Blouberg and is the most prestigious big air kiteboarding contest in the world! Take a look at the highlights of this year’s contest: