8 Days Intermediate Kite Surf Camp in Sardinia, Italy

Wonderful Italy Surf Camp

Join Kitesurf School Sardinia and live a thrilling kite holiday. This surf camp will provide you not only for a wonderful kite camp but also a good accommodation and unforgettable activities. You will find a complete travel experience with the other guests and the school team in one of the windiest zone of Mediterranean Sea, Sardinia, Italy. This place has so good wind statistics that the national electric company built huge wind farms with 40 windmills. The kite center is on the beautiful Porto Pino Beach, a beautiful bay surrounded by a nice pinewood and high white dunes and with a crystal turquoise water. Come and fly with the wind.

Highlights

  • 4-hour private kitesurf lessons
  • Radio coaching and video clinics
  • 3 days of kitesurf equipment rental
  • Other activities when there is no wind
  • Breakfasts, 2 dinners, and 1 aperitif
  • 7 nights' accommodation

Skill level

  • Intermediate

Styles


7 days with instruction in English
Spoken languages: German, Italian, Russian, English

Airport transfer available:
Cagliari Elmas Airport (US$105 per person)

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Accommodation

Is Solinas Cottages

The accommodation in Is Solinas is a set of five cottages. It can accommodate up to 10 guests. The accommodation is a few minutes' drive from the kite beach. These cottages surrounded by wine yards and are located in the countryside of the town of Masainas, at about two kilometers from the kite beach and four kilometers from the town center.

Every room is equipped with a comfortable double or two twin-bed, air conditioning as well as a spacious closet and a private bathroom. The rooms are all designed in a typical Italian country house manner. The rustic wooden ceiling adds a cozy atmosphere to every room. Wi-Fi is available in all rooms and the in the breakfast saloon.

Hotel Sant Antioco

The accommodation is a 3-star hotel sited on the marina or the seafront. You will be 10-15-minutes' walking from the city center. Bars, home-made ice cream shop, and traditional seafood restaurant is just next door, at about 500 meters. You can reach the kite spots of Is Solinas or Porto Pino in about 20-30 minutes' drive.

The hotel has 32 air-conditioned double rooms with private bathroom. The bathrooms have showers and bidets. There are available also triple and family room up to four people. Complimentary wireless internet access is available to keep you connected. Conveniences include desks and complimentary bottled water, and housekeeping is provided daily.

Kitesurf Sardinia Surf Camp in Italy Program

Kitesurf activities

The program will include a certain amount of private lessons and equipment rental. Kitesurf Sardinia will provide all needed equipment which are the wetsuit, helmet, lifejacket, and of course board, control bar, harness, and kite. To make the learning fast, Kitesurf Sardinia school uses radio coaching and video clinics. The team is composed of international IKO certified kitesurf instructors. The program will be taught in English, German, Russian and Italian.

To rent equipment and kite by his own, the student has to be able to ride upwind without problems, otherwise, the rentals included in the package will be exchanged in the extra lesson or the student has booked other lessons on site. The IKO card is an international certification that shows the level that the students reach after the course. All needed equipments are a wetsuit, helmet, lifejacket, kite, bar, board, harness and they are included during lessons time. For video clinics, Kitesurf Sardinia films the lesson with the GoPro. After the lesson, the student can watch and discuss the video with the instructor.

No wind activities

In case of not enough wind to play kitesurf, Kitesurf Sardinia provides other activities free of charge as the exchange with the rentals day. The activities are as follows.

  • Stand up paddle excursions on Sant Antioco island (duration from three to four hours)
  • Visit to the archaeological site and museum of Sant Antioco
  • Visit to San Pietro Island and the town of Carloforte that can be combined with a SUP excursion too (full day duration in case of the visits and SUP, but half day duration in case only visit)

With the no wind activities, Kitesurf Sardinia fill the week of the guest and limit the amount of refund in case of not good weather conditions for kitesurfing. The tickets for the archaeological site and museum and the ferry to reach San Pietro island are not included.

Kite school

The kite school as more than ten years of experience. All instructor are professional kitesurf instructor with an IKO certification. During April, May, and October, Kitesurf Sardinia works as mobile kite school on Is Solinas beach. In summer, June, July, August, September, this school is in partnership with a beach restaurant/bar on the beach of Porto Pino. In Porto Pino, Kitesurf Sardinia has its authorized kite zone and rescue boat (In Italy during summer time it’s mandatory to have a kite zone authorized by the Coast Guard). The beach bar offers the service as bar or restaurant, sun loungers, shower. Porto Pino is one of the most beautiful beaches in Sardinia. A long white beach with crystal water, surrounded by a pine forest and the white dunes.

Included excursions

  • Three to four-hour stand up paddle excursions on Sant Antioco Island
  • Visit to the archaeological site and museum of Sant Antioco
  • Visit to San Pietro island and the town of Carloforte

Instructors

Alessandro Ferro
Alessandro is the founder of Kitesurf Sardinia and Kitesurf Vietnam schools. He is a dreamer with an endless imagination. He has a degree in computer science and worked for nine years as a software engineer developing web portals. One day, he threw his tie, suit, and keyboard started to work as a kitesurf instructor. In 2005, he got the authorization from Sardinia government to set up the kite zone of Porto Botte, the first official kite zone in Southern Sardinia.

Location

Sardinia is a beautiful country with authentic and untouched landscapes. Sardinian cookery is bursting with intense, fruity and aromatic flavors and offers a rich repertoire of dishes for a memorable culinary experience. The traditional Sardinian cuisine has the taste of the island itself, with fish from the sea, herbs from the mountains and fruit and vegetables ripened in the warm Mediterranean sunshine. It's a country full of history, with many archaeological sites.

It's a kitesurfing paradise. It is one of the windiest islands in Mediterranean sea. According to weather statistics of Windguru and other weather portals, Sardinia has an average of 60 percent windy days per month. Many different kite spots which are flat shallow water spot, medium size wave spot, and high size wave spot. Most of the kite spots aren't very crowded with the exception of the kite spot on the north shore. It's easy to reach from the main Italian and European airports.

Is Solinas

Is Solinas in the countryside is the perfect location if you are looking for an easy relaxing beach holiday. Perfect places for mountain biking and hiking lovers, or just if you love to have a place where after kitesurfing you immerse yourself in nature.

Sant Antioco

Sant Antioco is the perfect destination if you are looking for an active holiday beside the kitesurfing. It is a nice town to hang out at night and offers a range of restaurants, bars, and often you will enjoy the evening with a musical or cultural event.

Features

Activities

  • Kitesurfing

General

  • Air-conditioned rooms

Services

  • Free bottled water
  • Room cleaning
  • Wireless internet

Food

Kitesurf Sardinia includes in the package two dinners and one aperitif. They choose the most significant restaurant and bar, to offer to the customer a real immersion in the best traditional food.

Restaurant Da Letizia in Nuxis

This restaurant specialized in countryside and seafood and the chef has won several international awards.

Restaurant Zefiro in Sant Antioco

Restaurant Zefiro specialized in seafood. They are the best restaurant on the island.

Pizzeria Rubiu in Sant Antioco

Pizzeria Rubiu specialized in homemade beer production. They have the best pizza in town.

Rex 13 bar in Sant Antioco

This bar has best aperitif and drinks in town.

Kitesurf Sardinia is happy to hang out in the evening in Sant Antioco with the guest. The guide is always available and included in the service.

The following meals are included:

  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
  • Drinks

The following dietary requirement(s) are served and/or catered for:

  • Regular (typically includes meat and fish)
If you have special dietary requirements it's a good idea to communicate it to the organiser when making a reservation

Things to do (optional)

  • Daily excursion on fisherman’s boat, called Pesca Turismo
  • Sailboat cruise of one day

What's included

  • 4-hour private kitesurf lessons
  • Radio coaching and video clinics from the water start lessons
  • 3-day kitesurf equipment rental to practice at the end of the course
  • IKO card certification
  • No wind activities
  • Breakfasts, two dinners, and one aperitif
  • 7 nights' accommodation

What's not included

  • Wine for dinners
  • Sailboat cruise of one day
  • Daily excursion on fisherman’s boat, called Pesca Turismo
  • The tickets for the archaeological site and museum and the ferry to reach San Pietro island (no wind activities)
  • Daily shuttle to the kite beach (70 EUR per person week)
  • Extra private kitesurf lesson (55 EUR per hour)
  • Extra kitesurf rental day (60 EUR)

How to get there

Arrival by airplane

Please book your flight to arrive at Cagliari Airport (CAG). Transfer from and to this airport is available upon request.

Private transfer from Cagliari Airport is 90 EUR per daytime or 110 EUR per (one way) night time. The price of the transfer is for a van seven seats

Arrival by train station

Private transfer form Carbonia train station is 40 EUR (one way).

Airport: Cagliari Elmas Airport Airport transfer available: Cagliari Elmas Airport (US$105 per person) Additional charges may apply. You can request this in the next step.

Cancellation Policy

  • A reservation requires a deposit of 50% of the total price.
  • The deposit is fully refundable if the booking is cancelled before the arrival date.
  • The rest of the payment should be paid on arrival.
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Availability

This surf camp is available all year round from April to October. Please select an arrival date below.

 

Hotel Sant Antioco
Low season 
  • April 1 - June 16 
  • September 9 - October 30
 
Mid season
  • June 17 - July 21 
  • August 26 - September 8
 
High season
  • July 22 - August 4

 

V-High season
  • August 5 - August 25

 

Is Solinas
Low season
  • April 1 - June 30
  • September 1 - October 30
 
High season
  • July 1 – August 31

 

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