Matemwe kite spot in Zanzibar

Africa kitesurf spot in Tanzania

The Kite Spot Matemwe is located on the wind-safe island of Zanzibar, which offers plenty of space and crystal clear water for kitesurfing. Laid back and laizy is the motto of life here. Zanzibar has many kite spots on the east coast, which is also great for downwinders. 

Off Season

  1. Mar
  2. Apr
  3. Oct
  4. Nov

Early Season

  1. May
  2. Dec

Peak Season

  1. Jan
  2. Jun
  3. Jul
  4. Aug

Late Season

  1. Feb
  2. Sep

Zanzibar - Matemwe can be described as family friendly Kite Spot in Zanzibar which offers Conditions for Beginner, Advanced, Professional and Intermediate Riders with options for Downwinders. This Reef, Island, Lagoon and Ocean Kite Spot is situated in Zanzibar and is ideal for Wave, Wakestyle, Freestyle and Freeride kiters. The common starting Area is from sandy beach and there is a Tide Dependancy. Peak Season in Zanzibar - Matemwe is in January, June, July and August.

Kitesurfing wind conditions in Zanzibar - Matemwe

The Matemwe Kite Spot is located in Zanzibar. Matemwe is defined by stable, constant winds usually during mid day, in the evening and in the afternoon.

Around the Kite Spot Matemwe

At the Kitespot there isa rescue service and kite repair. Matemwe in Zanzibar offers during peak season in January, June, July and August activities such as Snorkeling, Diving, Fishing and Sailing. Near the kite area of Matemwe in the wider area of Zanzibar you will find a family friendly environment. Accommodation are located right at the Kite Spot. If you are looking for good vibes at the spot besi...

Wind Forecast for Matemwe

Wind Stats for Matemwe

Travel facts

  • accommodation

    at the spot

  • camper parking

    Not allowed, but possible

  • car parking


  • public transport

    Poorly developed

  • rental cars

    Not recommended

Kite conditions

  • body wear

    board shorts

  • downwinder


  • ride type

    freeride, freestyle, wakestyle, wave

  • skill level

    beginner, intermediate, advanced, professional

  • spot type

    island, lagoon, ocean, reef

  • starting area

    sandy beach

  • water condition

    flat, medium

  • wind daytime

    all day

At the spot

  • date factor

    4 - high

  • emergency

    A rescue service, Kite repair

  • has toilet


  • shallow water

    More than 500m