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Learn to kitesurf with Kitesurf Adventures on Portugal's Central West coast. Just half an hour from Lisbon, you will stay at the beautiful and comfortable Guincho Wayra house nestled on a hill between the amazing beach and the forest. Including accommodation, breakfast, transportation to the best surf spots in the area, and the friendliest of instructors, this retreat offers a perfect balance between relaxation, tranquility, and energy.
The house has two dorms with 4 and 6 beds and double rooms with large balconies. We have a bright and comfortable Shala for yoga practices, spacious modern kitchen, laundry service and central heating.
Our common areas are comfortable and surrounded by nature. The living room includes cable TV, DVD player and Wi-Fi connection for the exclusive use of our guests. From here you will see the most stunning sunsets over the sea. Guests can prepare their own meals in a fully equipped kitchen. A healthy and energizing breakfast is included as part of your stay, setting you up to make the most of your day!
At the stunning Guincho Beach, located a three-minute drive from your accommodation, you will be taught the first part of the kitesurf course which takes place on the sand. Once you have learned the set up and pack down, safety measures, and are able to handle and control the kite, you will then be ready for a trip to Fonte da Telha, located 25 kilometers south of Lisbon for your first time in the water.
The 10-hour kitesurfing lessons will be held in a group. That means you will share the equipment with another person in your same level. There will be maximum two persons per kite. Normally, the full course will take three to four complete afternoons.
Learn the wind, how to check conditions, learn about the equipment, set up, safety measures, and initial techniques and contact with the kite. Fly the kite on the safety zone. Fly the kite on the power zone hooked into the harness. On this day, you will also have a safe-rescue lesson.
On this day, you will have a quick refresher of level one using long lines, then fly the kite dragging your body in the water with both hands and then one hand, practice re-launching from the water, safe rescue on the water and board recovery.
Today you will get total knowledge of priority rules, intro to board, steady pull and water start, and learn to navigate on both sides.
Guincho Wayra House is set in a picturesque valley, overlooking the breathtaking Guincho beach and the magic Sintra-Cascais Natural Park. Wayra in Quechua, the language of the Incas means wind; energy flowing and raising. The place offers a perfect balance between relaxation, tranquility, and energy. Thus being a greatest inspiration to combine yoga sessions with outdoor activities like kitesurfing, surfing, and SUP paddle boarding. The house enjoys a privileged location and views, only a 15-minute walk to Guincho.
During this surf camp, you will be served healthy and energizing breakfast. You can also prepare your own meals in a fully equipped kitchen.
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