October

Kalpitiya

Sri Lanka
4.45/5
Beginner friendly
About this spot:
Amazing flat water location with very laid back atmosphere and friendly people. There are two seasons for kitesurfing in Sri Lanka - winter from mid December to early April and summer from May to October. Plenty of kite schools, yoga, beach parties and likeminded people on the island will make you holiday unforgettable. Check out the downwinder options - from the Vella island and to the Puttalam lagoon.
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Windy days
97%
Wind time
8AM - 6PM
Water condition
Flat
Nightlife
Quiet
Air temperature
29°C
Water temperature
28°C
Hazards
No kiting activities
SUP
Kayak
Surfing
Sightseeing
About this spot:
Amazing flat water location with very laid back atmosphere and friendly people. There are two seasons for kitesurfing in Sri Lanka - winter from mid December to early April and summer from May to October. Plenty of kite schools, yoga, beach parties and likeminded people on the island will make you holiday unforgettable. Check out the downwinder options - from the Vella island and to the Puttalam lagoon.
Windy days
Wind time
8AM - 6PM
Water condition
Flat
Nightlife
Quiet
Air temperature
29°C
Water temperature
28°C
Hazards
No kiting activities
SUP
Kayak
Surfing
Sightseeing
Logistics
Airport to kite-beach time: Over 2h
Minimum duration: One week
Flight availability: Great
Flight fares: Expensive
Comfort
Comfort between sessions: Restaurants/café on the beach
Kite schools and shops: Plenty
Rentals: Good choice
Kitesurf season:
Average one week trip price: £659
£659
£659
Round trip flights
Hotel
£0
Hotel room