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Praia Carlota Kitesurf Spot in Boa Vista

Africa Kiteboard Spot in Cape Verde

Escape to the tropical paradise of Boa Vista Praia Carlota, Cape Verde, where kitesurfing enthusiasts can indulge in a thrilling water sports adventure. With its stunning beaches, ideal wind conditions, and vibrant nightlife, Boa Vista is the perfect destination for those seeking an unforgettable kitesurfing getaway.

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Praia Carlota Kitesurfing wind conditions

Boa Vista Praia Carlota boasts consistent and strong winds, making it a haven for kitesurfers. The prevailing trade winds, ranging from 15 to 30 knots, create the ideal conditions for exhilarating rides and impressive jumps. The spot offers a mix of flatwater and clean waves, catering to both beginner and advanced riders. The flatwater areas provide an excellent learning environment, while the waves are perfect for those looking to try wave riding.

  • body wear

    • long neo
    • short neo
  • downwinder

    • No
  • ride type

    • freeride
    • freestyle
    • hydrofoil
    • wakestyle
    • wave
  • skill level

    • beginner
    • intermediate
    • advanced
    • professional
  • spot type

    • island
    • ocean
  • starting area

    • sandy beach
  • water condition

    • choppy
    • medium wave
  • wind daytime

    • all day

Wind Stats for Praia Carlota Kiteboarding

Around the Kiteboarding Spot Praia Carlota

Beyond the kite spot, Boa Vista Praia Carlota offers a range of attractions and activities to enhance your kitesurfing experience. Explore the stunning beaches with their soft sand and crystal-clear turquoise waters, ideal for relaxation and sunbathing. Immerse yourself in the local culture by visiting the central town of Sal Rei, where you can enjoy local dishes, experience the lively nightlife, and even shimmy to the rhythmic beats of Creole music. Don't miss out on exciting excursions and day trips to discover the hidden gems of Boa Vista.

  • camper parking

    • Not allowed, but possible
  • car parking

    • Nearby
  • emergency

    • A medical center
    • A rescue service
    • Kite repair
  • has restaurant

    • Yes
  • has toilet

    • Yes
  • has shower

    • Yes

How to get to Praia Carlota and how to bring it about while you're there

Boa Vista Praia Carlota is easily accessible by air, with flights connecting major cities to the local airport. Upon arrival, taxis are readily available to take you to the resort areas near the kite spot. It is recommended to negotiate the fare before setting off. Alternatively, you can opt for "aluguers" buses, which are easily identifiable and cost-effective for moving around the town. To explore other islands, flying via Inter-island flights is the most practical option.

  • accommodation

    • near the spot
  • public transport

    • Poorly developed
  • rental cars

    • Recommended


Before embarking on your kitesurfing adventure in Boa Vista Praia Carlota, there are a few essential points to keep in mind. Be sure to check weather forecasts and wind conditions regularly to maximize your kitesurfing experience. Respect the local regulations and safety guidelines to ensure a safe and enjoyable time on the water. Additionally, indulge in the local cuisine, try the traditional drinks, and immerse yourself in the vibrant nightlife that Cape Verde has to offer.

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Yes, Praia Carlota boasts a rescue service to ensure the safety of kitesurfers and kiteboarders. They are well-prepared to respond to emergencies and provide assistance when needed.