Kitesurfing Punta Trettu, Sardinia

Kite courses in Punta Trettu

Punta Trettu, in the South West coast of Sardinia, not far from Porto Botte and Sant’Antioco, is one of the kite spots where KitePuntaTrettu organizes the kitesurfing courses for KiteGeneration, during the days of Mistral (North-West) or strong Scirocco (South-East).

Punta Trettu: Spot features

Minimun level required Beginner
Kind of Spot Sandy
Sea bed Sandy
Best winds Mistral – Scirocco
Water shape Flat
Wind for waves No
Distance from the centre of Cagliari 85 Km
Distance from parking 10 min
Water temperature 15 °C (winter) – 25 °C (summer)
Wind range 12-40 knots
Parking coordinates 39.117784, 8.440122
Kite spot coordinates 39.111778, 8.437182
Kitesurfing Lessons at Punta Trettu
Kitesurfing Lessons at Punta Trettu


Important note about kitesurfing in Punta Trettu

Kitesurfing in Punta Trettu
Kitesurfing in Punta Trettu

In Punta Trettu, in the South of Sardinia, people that like to kite surfing has to do it just in certain areas.

Although Punta Trettu is a place where there is almost total absence of bathers because of the shallow and muddy water, because of the vegetation and the availability of just a little beach, there are areas where kitesurfing is absolutely prohibited.

Areas where it is not allowed to kitesurf

  • the north / west part of the spot where is present a boat navigation channel  (see image here below);
  • the north-eastern part of the spot where fishermen’s nets are often installed.

Who will do kite in the above described areas, can incur into a huge fine from the captaincy (sea police).

To clarify what said check out this video.

Kitesurf in Punta Trettu: Spot Description

Punta Trettu, located in the district of San Giovanni Suergiu close to the village of Matzaccara, Sant’Antioco and Porto Botte, is one of the spots where KiteGeneration has one of its bases (take a look on our kite courses).

Punta Trettu is a perfect spot to learn to kitesurf as beginners who take lessons with an instructor, because of the benefits of a very shallow and flat water.

Punta Trettu areas for kitesurfing
Punta Trettu areas for kitesurfing

In Punta Trettu have been identified three (3) sea areas (see the picture “Punta Trettu areas for kitesurfing“) for kitesurfing or where is absolutely forbidden to kitesurf:

  • route boats area, where kitesurfing is absolutely forbidden,
  • area dedicated to the schools for the kite courses / lessons,
  • area dedicated to  the kiters with an intermediate or advanced level, not having lessons with an instructor (in this area be careful to the muddy bottom and fishermen networks).

How to reach Punta Trettu

From Cagliari, get the S.S. 130 to Carbonia, then continue to Matzaccara and finally to Punta Trettu.

Kitesurfing Punta Trettu, Sardinia
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