Kenya is an incredible destination if you love kiteboarding, culture and nature. You will not only find awesome kiteboarding conditions, you will be able to explore and experience much much more.
In Kenya you can see beautiful wildlife, mountains, deserts, colorful tribal towns and more across the land. Below the water is a whole other world, there you will have great snorkeling and diving amongst its reefs. Above the water you will have great kitesurfing and windsurfing conditions. If you do not want to be on land or water - try skydiving!
Kenya is a highly recommended kiteboarding destination as it has much to offer.
Currency: Kenyan Shilling
Level: Beginner to Professional
Winds: 15-25 knots
Kites Needed: Small 7m-10m / 11-14 Big
Flat Water Spots: Yes
Beach Break Spots: Not really
Wetsuit Needed?: No
Water Temperatures: 22-25°C
Uncrowded Waters: Yes
Kiteboarding Lessons Average: 30-50 USD
Average Good Meal + Drink Price: 10-25 USD
Nightlife: Not really
Amazing Downwinders: Not really
There are two windy seasons, Kuzi and Kas Kazi. Both seasons offer side-shore, reliable, consistent wind. Kuzi: Is from late June to September. Kas Kazi: From late December to April