Pula, Flamingo beach: Spot features
|Minimun level required||Medium|
|Kind of Spot||Sandy|
|Best winds||Thermal (S) – Grecale (NE)|
|Water shape||Choppy – Wavy|
|Wind for waves||Levante (E) – Scirocco (SE)|
|Distance from the centre of Cagliari||33,5 km|
|Distance from parking, in the summer||5 min|
|Distance from parking, in the winter||2 min|
|Water temperature||15 °C (winter) – 25 °C (summer)|
|Wind range||12-25 knots|
To reach Santa Margherita di Pula, from Cagliari, you should get he the road SS 195 towards Pula / Chia. After approximately 33,5 km from Cagliari, go on the left and follow the Flamingo hotel signs. Then you will arrive to the beautiful beach of Santa Margherita di Pula.
Here, in a fantastic beach, you can di kite Surfing. This kite spot is beautiful especially with the winds of:
- Grecale (Nort-East) and Levante (East) which can create some good waves to ride
- Libeccio (South-West) which in the summers, usually, blows over 20 knots.
In the summer months, especially on weekends, to kitesurfing in Santa Margherita di Pula is not easy / not possible because of many swimmers and umbreallas.
Pula is a kite spot not reccommended to beginners.
Kite Surf Lessons in Pula
In effect, in Pula, during the summer season (from mid-June to mid-September), due to high number of swimmers and umbreallas, and because no f launch lanes for kitesurfing, often it becomes hard for Kite Lessons. For those reasons, most of the times kite lessons take place in the spots of: