THE SPOT IN VIANA DO CASTELO

VARIETY OF SPOTS AND CONDITIONS

THE SPOT IN VIANA DO CASTELO

Praia do Cabedelo

With good sun, winds and waves, the nature of Praia do Cabedelo supports the perfect ingredients for the practice of Windsurf and Kitesurf, referred to as one of the best places in Europe for fans of these sports. Throughout the year it is possible to find good conditions, but especially from April to September when you can take advantage of thermal winds consistent with an average of 25 knots. It`s bay-like configuration and presence of the pier in the north confers unique safety conditions, making the spot one of the best in Europe for kite and windsurfing. In terms of surf, bodyboard and SUP, it offers excellent swell conditions, especially from October to May. Offshore winds, that remains only in the Summer mornings, making the beach a reference point for surfing in all its levels of experience.

The spot has several areas that favor from the most experienced to those who are starting in these sports, where they can practice safely. Our courses also help to promote a more lively and dynamic atmosphere in this place, where you can be guided by our experienced and certified instructors.

We also have a well-equipped center for all your needs, hot showers, lockers for all the sports equipment and a perfect position for a view and analysis of the spot itself and the weather conditions.

SPOT CHARACTERISTICS

FOR KITEBOARDING

Beginner SHOULD YOU START HERE?
INTERMEDIATE WILL YOU PROGRESS HERE?
EXPERT DEMANDING ENOUGH?
KIDS & YOUNGSTERS READY TO START?
FLAT WATER FOR RACERS AND FREERIDERS?
FREESTYLE / BUMP & JUMP FLAT AND CHOPPY
WAVES MEDIUM TO HIGH WAVES
KITEFOIL DEEP ENOUGH?

SPOT CHARACTERISTICS

FOR WINDSURFING

Beginner Should you start here?
INTERMEDIATE WILL YOU PROGRESS HERE?
EXPERT DEMANDING ENOUGH?
KIDS & YOUNGSTERS READY TO START?
FLAT WATER FOR RACERS AND FREERIDERS?
FREESTYLE / BUMP & JUMP FLAT AND CHOPPY
WAVES MEDIUM TO HIGH WAVES
WINDFOIL DEEP ENOUGH?

PRO RIDERS CHOICE

WHAT OUR PRO RIDERS THINK ABOUT VIANA DO CASTELO

Craig Cunningham
“The new DPC at Viana do Castelo is the ideal setup! Always a good chance it’s windy and if not the area offers a variety of conditions for the Watersports enthusiast! Fun for the whole family and top quality service, guaranteed!”
Craig Cunningham
“DPC Viana is on my top list of desired locations, the spot is insane with great consistent winds and all kinds of water conditions within reach. Perfect for kite, windsurf or wing foil.”
Jaime Herraiz
Jaime Herraiz