Welcome to Windsurfing Holidays your worldwide windsurfing guide. Not just about windsurfing holidays but all aspects of windsurfing from the gear you buy, to 'how to' guides written by experts. We aim to help you get more from your time on the water whether you are new to the sport looking for beginner windsurfing holidays or an expert trying to decide what gear to buy.

El Medano windsurfing spot guide by a local

El Medano windsurfing spot guide flickr image by El Coleccionista de Instant

El Medano is already a well-known name in the windsurfing community. So, just what is it about this small but growing fishing village that attracts thousands of windsurfers and kiteboarders from around the globe each year? Read more »


Canary Islands windsurfing holidays Wikimedia image by Eigen werk

Sotavento is a fantastic windsurfing destination on the island of Fuerteventura. Like the rest of the Canary Islands, it benefits from strong Atlantic Ocean winds and warm waters all year round. There are great windsurfing beaches Read more »

Galapagos Islands

Galapagos Windsurfing Holidays Image by www.GalapagosWindsurfing.com

The Galapagos Islands are well-known around the world for many reasons, most notably the wildlife. However, they have been little explored by windsurfers despite being blessed by Pacific swell and trade winds. It’s these top conditions Read more »

Top 10 windsurfing lakes in Europe

Windsurfing lakes in Europe flickr image by infomastern

When you compare it to the majesty of the ocean, exposed to the ferocity of the wind and elements, it’s sometimes easy to forget the unadulterated joy a simple lake can bring you. So, we’ve decided Read more »


Spain Windsurf Flickr image by josé dopazo

Spain is perhaps the best country for windsurfing in Europe due to its Mediterranean climate, extensive coastline and reliable winds. On the mainland the most popular resort for windsurfing in Spain is Tarifa in Andalusia. Located Read more »

A guide to Canary Islands windsurfing holidays

Canary Islands windsurfing holidays Wikimedia image by M istral gagnant

An archipelago blessed with year-round warmth, Atlantic waters and almost guaranteed wind, it’s little wonder that Canary Islands windsurfing holidays are some of the best on the planet. The brisk, humid and north-easterly trade winds stir Read more »

La Gomera

La Gomera Windsurfing Wikimedia Commons image by Diego Delso

La Gomera is the Canary Islands’ best-kept secret. It is the second-smallest of the Canaries, and without an international airport, is unspoilt and undeveloped, a haven for everyone from hippie travellers to ramblers. It is also Read more »


Krabi Windsurfing Flickr image by Mark Fischer

Krabi is one of Thailand’s most popular and attractive beach destinations. And that’s saying something! Krabi offers more than just great beaches. Limestone cliffs, mangrove swamps and a quirky, friendly feel are all part of the Read more »