Independent advice for all your kitesurfing / kiteboarding needs on Boracay Island .
Airforce's top destinatinon for winter travel!
6mm wetsuit getting you down? Sick and tired of not being able to feel your fingers or toes? Fed up of taking 20 minutes to get in and out of boots, gloves, hood,and dressing up like a gimp?......We have the answer get away for the winter....... Here is a list of some of our favorite winter destinations with contact details of the right people to help you out with, accommodation, transfer info, lessons, rentals, kite surfari's and everything else you may need to make it a memorable winter trip.........
BORACAY - PHILIPINES .....
Wind/season: Oct-Apr with the windiest months being mid Nov through to mid Mar,some of the most consistent wind we seen outside Brazil and there season is in our deepest darkest depths of winter.Recomened kite sizes 75/80kg 8m & 12m if u want to kite every day ave.9/10m weather
Accommodation: Mixed bag something for everyones budget from approx £7 per night for basic fan room shared bathroom,approx £12 per night for fan/aircon with private bathroom,and any budget through to highest luxury 5* accommodation.N.b prices will change through mid season,high season and super high season.
Night Life: Boracay is always a party can be compare to a Asian Ibiza, the locals really know how to drink dance party and have fun...Remember there will be wind in the morning though if you want to kite watch the rum and cokes,its easy to get carried away. For those who don't want to party there is an abundance of restaurants at all budgets with all types of food, and the kitesurfing side of the island is genrally quieter.
Kite Surfaris: This surfari is probably the best money you will ever spend in kitesurfing.You will visit and camp at Seco Island,a true Robinson Crusoe experience build your camp and kite in butter flat water till you hearts content.On the way home you will stop at Batbatan the local kids will swarm to watch the kiters as you finish at another if not better flat water location.All hosted in the luxury of te very hospitable captain Carlos.....N.b dont be fooled by the cheaper copy surfaris.....1/2 price 25% of the value for money.....Only book through Hangin Kite Center.
Equipment: North Cabrinha F-one and Slingshot
Flights: fly to Manila or Bangkok then check Cebu Pacific to Caticlan or Kalibo....with Cebu Pacific make sure you click the sports equipment excess...
Contact: Melvyn on his personal e-mail
he can help you with airport transfers, long or short term accommodation, lessons, rentals, kite purchases, surfaris basically anything u need for your stay.
for bookings visit our sister site www.boracaykitezone.com
Or as an alternative check our friends in Brazil, great instructors www.kitesurfing-brazil.com June until January.