Spot: Big Waves, Flat, Medium Waves, Shallow, Small Waves
As time passes, Mauritius becomes ever more popular within the kiteboarding community. Both beginners and world class riders visit this island because of its picturesque beauty and amazing conditions. In Mauritius, you will find flat water spots as well as amazing waves to ride. The main season lasts 4 months though throughout the year you have a chance to get winds.
If you visit Mauritius and want to do more than just kitesurf; you have various other activities to choose from! You can go scuba diving, stand up paddle boarding, deep sea fishing, scuba diving, catamaran cruises, parasailing and more. If you are a beginner thinking to learn in Mauritius or a wave rider considering to surf One Eye in Mauritius- we have one recommendation… do it.
Capital: Port Louis
Currency Mauritian Rupee
Winds: 10-35 Knots
Kites Needed: Small 6m-9m / Big10m-14m
Flat Water Spots: Yes
Beach Break Spots: No
Wetsuit Needed?: Not necessarily though full wetsuit recommended.
Water Temperatures: 23-29°C
Uncrowded Waters: Yes
Kiteboarding Lessons Average: 50-80 USD per hour
Average Good Meal + Drink Price: 30 USD
Amazing Downwinders: Yes
The best time to visit Mauritius is between June-September which is their winter. At this time it is recommended to come with a full wetsuit as the water is at its coldest with 22°C average. During this period you are going to have wings ranging from 17-35 knots.