Top 11 Kite Spots in Greece

Discover the top kite destinations in Greece, one of Europe's most popular kite surfing havens.


Strong winds prevail in Greece eight months per year. Beginners and experienced kite surfers alike are sure to find the place that meets their expectations, at any one of the country’s 11 kite-friendly destinations.

Greece’s natural environment and winds satisfy all kite surfing preferences; from a sandy beach with turquoise waters and strong winds for speed to large waves to pull off various fancy kite-surfing maneuvers, or a combination of both.

Conditions in the country, one of Europe’s most popular kite surfing havens, combine to create a kite surfer’s paradise; whether for beginners looking to practice in a safe bay with steady winds, advanced kite surfers seeking something beyond elementary standards, or just anyone interested in engaging in this water sport during the winter season Greece’s best kite surfing locations.

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