Glyfada – Naxos

Glyfada – Naxos

Kastraki, Naxos Island • Greece Greece
281
windy days
/ year
Water type
sea
Beach type
sand
Crowd
reasonable, medium
Rider level
all
Tide dependent
no
Waves
none, choppy, small

Overview

Unspoiled location on a sandy beach and clear turquoise water. Works best in the North wind (side-onshore). The area is separated for beginners and pros. Not overcrowded.
Camping is strictly prohibited.

Wind

15+ knots more than 240 days/year. Meltemi and Venturi winds.

It is your responsability to check whether kitesurfing is allowed at the spot; you might need a 'special permit' or membership from a local kite organization, etc. Local rules can change. Respect others - kiters or not; kite safely and enjoy the wind!

Facilities

  • School
  • Gear rental
  • Repair
  • Kiteshop
  • Restaurant
  • Toilets
  • Showers
  • Bar
  • Supermarket
  • Accommodation

Wind Stats

  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
  • Jun
  • Jul
  • Aug
  • Sep
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec
  • great
  • great
  • great
  • great
  • great
  • great
  • awesome
  • great
  • great
  • great
  • great
  • great
  • Windy days*:
  • 27
  • 25
  • 26
  • 21
  • 19
  • 20
  • 26
  • 25
  • 23
  • 22
  • 21
  • 26
  • Wind Direction:
  • wind 22º
  • wind 135º
  • wind 22º
  • wind 22º
  • wind 337º
  • wind 337º
  • wind 22º
  • wind 22º
  • wind 22º
  • wind 22º
  • wind 22º
  • wind 22º
  • Av. Wind Speed (knts):
  • 16
  • 17
  • 15
  • 13
  • 11
  • 12
  • 16
  • 16
  • 14
  • 15
  • 14
  • 16
  • Kite Season:
  • med
  • med
  • med
  • med
  • high
  • high
  • high
  • high
  • high
  • high
  • med
  • med
  • Av. Temperature:
  • 13
  • 12
  • 13
  • 15
  • 18
  • 22
  • 24
  • 24
  • 23
  • 20
  • 17
  • 14

* with min. 4 bft (12 knt) wind, without thermal wind stats

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