Whether you are a novice, or someone who hasn’t surfed in a while, kitesurf camps are the perfect place for anyone to head to on their kitesurf holiday.
It doesn’t matter if you are simply trying to get up onto the board, or if you are just wanting to get one over on your mate by nailing some extra air, there are no better places to achieve this than a camp.
You really are spoilt for choice when it comes to choosing which camp you want to choose on your kitesurfing holiday. But to help you make up your mind, we have compiled a list of some of the very best. Each destination offers the best of both worlds, with a perfect water-land balance, you will be as comfortable spending the day on the water, as you are in the local bars and restaurants.
So, with no further adieu, here is our list of the best kitesurfing camps around the world.
1. GREECE: SURF CLUB KEROS
In a country blessed with fantastic kite-camps, one stands out above the rest. Surf Club Keros is blessed to be situated in an area which offers consistent winds and warm water, but that is by no means the only reason to visit.
You will be able to take your pick from a brilliant range of accommodation, featuring unique air-conditioned tents and luxury studios. Once more, the kit here is bang up to date. All of the lessons that you will have are given by fully qualified instructors, while you also have yoga and SUP to enjoy in your down time.
If this glamourous Greek-getaway sounds like the perfect kitesurfing camp, have a look at our latest prices and a little more information on Surf Club Keros here.
2. SICILY: PRO KITE ALBY RONDINA
Everyone has their own opinion as to what makes for the perfect kitesurfing camp. But everyone can agree on a few things: a tantalising turquoise sea, a steady breeze and a camp sat perfectly adjacent to the beach. And that is just what Siciliy offers to each and every kite surfer who makes the journey there.
In Siciliy you have a wide range of accommodation to choose from. Whether you are booking a family kitesurf holiday or are looking for something for the solo traveler, you can take your pick from hotel rooms and private villas.
At Prokite Alby Rondina there will be no squabbling for the neatest looking equipment, as everything is always new and up-to-date. But you do not want to be the rider who has all the gear but no idea. Fortunately the teachers here are brilliant and are sure to be able to help you achieve whatever it is on the kite that you want to do.
Of course, you can not spend your entire holiday on the water - as much as we would want to. Fortunately you are not going to be bored on shore, with Sicilian restaurants offering up the finest Italian fayre and beautiful sights to see in abundance.
Already dreaming of Sicily? Just follow the link to check out the prices and more of what is on offer when you visit Prokite Alby Rondina.
3. TARIFA: 100% FUN
When you are looking for a camp for your kitesurfing holiday, you want something that is 100% fun, 100% of the time. Tarifa, much like Greece, is full of camps, but which is the best? Well if a pure kiting experience and endless enjoyment during the evenings are on your camp-checklist, then 100% Fun is the place for you.
Quality kiting is almost assured when you head to Tarifa. But as well as that, here you have a pool, numerous places to enjoy the warm evenings and an warming vibe that is sure to make this a destination that you will go back to time and time again.
This is not like most kitesurfing camps. With so many little quirks, you need to experience this place at least once. So what are you waiting for? Head to 100% Fun for prices and further details about this fantastic location.
4. FUERTEVENTURA: LINE UP KITESURF CAMP
You might have seen the Canaries feature on our list of the best family kitesurfing destinations and a major part of that is the quality of the camps. This island paradise offers consistent quality of wind which strikes any coast. At Kitesurf Holidays, we usually head to Fuerteventura and Line Up Kitesurf Camp.
Line Up has been redesigned and rebuilt to handle the responsibility of being situated in one of Europe’s top kitesurfing destinations. And it certainly does not disappoint. Comfortable and clean, the modern, spacious and stylish design makes this a really luxurious experience.
Spend your time away from the water in the lounge and common spaces, boasting a Smart TV room where you can check out some kitesurfing videos on YouTube. Make the most of the beautiful sunsets in outdoor dining area or BBQ zone.
If this has made you hungry for a kitesurfing holiday in the Canary Islands, head to Line Up Kitesurfing Camp to book your stay.
5. PHILIPPINES: REEF RETREAT RESORT
When it comes to tropical paradises, few can compare with the Philippines. Welcomingly warm waters are a constant 27 degrees, while the pristine beaches and internationally famous kiting conditions come together to put this place on the top of many kitesurfer’s bucket list. This is somewhere to really unwind in an immensely tranquil area of natural beauty.
If you want to spend a couple of weeks with a beaming smile on your face, then visit Reef Retreat Resort to find out just how quickly you can be soaking up the sun in paradise.
6. CAPE VERDE: CALA DA LUA
Each one of the destinations that we have included in our list of the best kitesurfing camps has something unique to offer, and Cala Da Lua in Cape Verde is no different. The raw nature of these islands make this place a must-visit destination, and that is before we even tap into the quality of the kiting conditions.
Though this is not strictly a camp, the folks here have the very best connections, meaning they can set you up with kitesurfing lessons and equipment rental with ease. Anyone can head here for their holiday, from the solo traveller, to couples and even families.
For more information and prices, visit Cala Da Lua.
7. BRAZIL: CONVENTO ARCADIA
There are times where words, even pictures, simply do not do a destination justice. Some places simply need to be seen to be believed, and that is certainly the case when it comes to Convento Arcadia in Brazil.
This is a perfect holiday for anyone travelling from North or South America, but it also makes for a real adventure for anyone from Europe and Asia. And trust us, it really is worth the trip.
Combine the dunes, an amazing location, the waters and a truly unique spiritual vibe and you create a kitesurfing destination like no other. You could have years of kiting experience under your belt, but you will never have been to a place like this.
We really cannot recommend it enough, so head to Convento Arcadia to see it for yourself. You can thank us later.
8. SOUTH AFRICA: THE MYSTIC HOUSE
If it is good enough for the Red Bull King of the Air, then it is good enough for us. Situated tantilising close to the beach and serving up a great vibe in the evenings, this is an epic kite spot. Boasting fantastic facilities, you will be joined by other like-minded riders who you can share a story, and a beer, with.
To find out more, check out The Mystic House.
From the sunny shores of Europe, to terrific tropical spots in the Philippines and Brazil, our list of the best kitesurfing camps around the world offers something for every kind of rider.