Esposende - Portugal
beginnerΒ  little waves sand sea

What to expect at kitespot Esposende?

In Portugal a 30 minute drive from Porto you’ll find kitespot Esposende with its sandy beach with small to medium waves.

Thermal wind

In summer the wind is mostly coming from the NW. The locals call it β€œNortada” and it's a thermal wind. It picks up around 12pm and varies between 15-30 knots. The thermal effect increases when the difference between water temperature and land temperature is picking up.

Warnings

Be aware of the wavebreaker at the left side of the beach and the surfers.

Parking

Park your car at the nearby parking lot, walk 2 min through the dunes and enjoy this spot.

Lessons & Gear

If you want to get gear or lessons go to Go Kiteschool.

Also check the nearby lagoon, you will love it!



FAQs

From May to September is the best time.

Flatwater to small waves.

Yes, from May to September.

Yes, 5:3mm from October to May, 3:2mm from June to September.