Croatia, with its stunning Adriatic coastline, historic cities, and charming islands, offers kitesurfers a unique blend of natural beauty and water sports. From its picturesque beaches to its dependable winds, Croatia has become a top destination for kitesurfers.
The kitesurfing season in Croatia typically runs from April to October, with the peak season occurring from May to September. During this period, the weather is warm, and the Adriatic experiences consistent thermal winds. The wind, known as the “Maestral” or “Mistral,” ranges from 15 to 25 knots, offering good conditions for kiting.
The famous Zlatni Rat in Brač Island beach is a famous kite spot, with shallow waters and steady winds. The backdrop of picturesque beaches and charming town ambiance adds to the allure.
Viganj, on the Pelješac Peninsula, is another hotspot for kitesurfers. It’s known for its strong and consistent Maestral winds. The local kitesurfing community is active, and the area is well-equipped with schools and rental facilities. Perna, situated on the Pelješac Peninsula, offers a scenic setting for kitesurfing in the tranquil atmosphere.
Nin, near Zadar, is a historic town with great kitesurfing conditions. The area features a large shallow lagoon and consistent winds.
Another area in the interest of kitesurfers is Permantura, with various lagoons and waves. It is also popular with windsurfers.
Kitesurfing in Croatia provides riders with a unique opportunity to explore its stunning coastline, vibrant culture, and charming islands while enjoying the sport in the heart of the Adriatic.
8 Days • Available Apr - Sep • by Water Donkey Kitesurfing and Windsurfing Center
Active vacation – windsurfing, wing surfing, kitesurfing, biking and swimming at Peljesac! The most beautiful crystal clear turquoise water paired with a super speed spot can only be found here. Kite classes are thought from the boat. Accomodation included.
Viganj • Croatia
Receive kitesurfing news – from best spots to kite, wind season, events, destinations, and special kite offers – from all around the planet.