Cyprus is an island in the East Mediterranean the third largest after Sicily and Sardinia. Its has 650 km of coastline and approximately a population of 800,000 people. Cyprus not normally known as a kiteboarding destination is actually one that has the conditions year round if one is willing. During winter you will get some stronger winds and waves while in summer you will get wind and flatter waters.
Cyprus has conditions all year around for kiteboarding though what is also great is that there is always something to do as well off the water. This is why Cyprus is a great destination for all travels wether novice kiteboarders, advanced, solo travels, friends and family ones. When in Cyprus you can be doing many things wether on or off the water. You can visit different beaches, kiteboard, stand up paddle board, try different restaurants, visit natural parks and/or simply experience the local culture. Cyprus is a great all around destination for new and seasoned kiteboarders.
Level: Beginner to Professional
Winds: 17-23 knots
Kites Needed: Small 7-10m / Big 11-14m
Waves: Not really, mostly flat with some spots getting 1-4 foot waves.
Flat Water Spots: Yes
Beach Break Spots: No for most spots, some places 1-4 foot.
Wetsuit Needed?: Summer No. Winter Shortie/Long 2.2 can work for some-
Water Temperatures: 17-28 °C
Uncrowded Waters: Yes and No depends location and time for year
Kiteboarding Lessons Average: 40-65 USD per hour
Average Good Meal + Drink Price: 10-25 USD
Nightlife: Yes, depending on location
Amazing Downwinders: No
All year round it is kite-able. Winter has better wind conditions though less favorable weather compared to Summer months with lighter winds though favorable weather.
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