Welcome to our Morocco Essaouira Kite Camp. Cruise along waves and hijabs in Essaouira. Enjoy the great mix of Arabic culture, food and insight into a charming way of life. Discover the old medina and harbour that give Essaouira its soul. Share the big beach of Essaouira with kitesurfers and other likeminded people. Share the passion and the unlimited space with other kite surfers, surfers, suppers and windsurfers. If you don’t mind sharing the beach with the odd camel or two, Esaouira is the perfect place to be.
|UPGRADES (extra)||Ask us for a stay in a high-class riad or hotel or private apartment.|
|ARRIVAL AIRPORT||Essaouira, Marrakech (RAK) or Agadir (AGA)|
|CURRENCY||The currency in Morocco is Moroccan Dirham (MAD). 1 € = 10,5 DH|
|CLOTHING||Summer clothes during the day. Longer clothes are recommended for the evenings and for the wind also.|
|Wetsuit||December to May a 3-4mm wetsuit, June to November 2-3mm wetsuit.|
|Water Temperature||Between 17ºC up to to 21ºC in summer|
WHAT TO EXPECT
→ Essaouira is the bustling Wind City of Morocco! Going to the beach is a culture breeze and our dedicated team will let you enjoy the life on the Moroccan beaches at its fullest. With your beach mixed activities vouchers you can choose to do whatever you want to do. Whether it is kite surfing, surfing, windsurfing, SUP, quad biking, horse riding or yoga, we have it all! Learn to kite, increase your surf level or ride horse over sunset, the choice is yours…
YOUR TYPICAL DAY
Start the morning with our fresh surfers breakfast. Then head to the beach for a morning surf, yoga or kitesurf session that will wake you up and boost your energy level for the rest of the day! After a typical Moroccan lunch in the medina or at one of the laid-back beach clubs you can opt in for another lesson or activity, go surfing on your own or just chill out with a beer or fresh smoothie. In the evening you can catch up with other guests or go out on your own. Have a flavoured dinner full of amazing spices with or without live music, as you like… Enjoy the night at the rooftop terrace with other guests, go for a drink somewhere or just go to bed early to get a proper sleep!
The beginner course is 12 hours standard, usually 2 or 4 hours a day, but you can add as much lessons as you want to improve your tricks & skills! We dare you to kite as much as you can 😉 In the course you’ll learn everything about the wind, the water, the kite, safety, water starts, riding, board control, launching, relaunching, … enough to do, let’s kite!
Morocco is well-known for their mind-blowing cuisine. In Essaouira this is topped up with an amazing range of delicious fresh fish and seafood! Enjoy the spices, the always-warm bread, tajines, falafel, couscous, lamb, chicken, beef, crepes, local beers, whine, tasty veggies and much more…
From Essaouira Airport it is only a half an hour ride away to the old medina of Essaouira. For a surcharge our driver will pick you up from Marrakech or Agadir also, which is about 3 hours driving from Essaouira.
Arriving in Morocco is a show in itself. Check out the desert, the sands, the green and red colours of Marrakech, the breathtaking road from Agadir to Essaouira or the small, relaxed airport at Essaouira. No matter where you will arrive, we will be there to answer your questions and fulfil all your holiday wishes.
We like to introduce you to our very own surf house! Sleep and chill out like a king or queen in your private room, the downstairs lounge or on the sunny terrace. Discover the colourful medina and breath the Arabic vibe. The six rooms of the riad are named and decorated after famous world class water sports destinations: you will be sleeping in Cape Town, Tatajuba, Sicily, Kenya, Zanzibar or Montenegro. How cool is that? Catch up with other water fanatics and meet the staff. The super sweet ladies Zaira and Aunty answer all your questions, prepare an amazing breakfast for you and make your beds daily with military precision.