The Ultimate Surfing Destination: Canary Islands
Its vacation time and you are still not sure about the destination, looking for surfing, beaches, fun & frolic but still have not figured out where to go. Well, Canary Islands are the perfect destination for your holiday salvation. They are fun, beautiful, and full of beaches & colors, they are a perfect destination for a surf tour. Located off the northwest coast of Africa. They are an autonomous community of Spain located in the outermost region of the European Union. They are formed by a group of small islands; the most famous being Tenerife, Fuerteventura, Gran Canaria and Lanzarote.
The canaries provide an ideal option as a surfing and sunny getaway, this is made possible by the presence of more than a 100 rocky points where learners as well as professional surfers can enjoy waves for all year long. Surfing Canary Islands essentially implies surfing in one of its four great islands; these include Fuerteventura, Lanzarote, Tenerife and the Gran Canaria. The peak season is from September to April, which is also the best time to visit the islands for those who wish to ride soft regular ocean swells, making the islands a favoriteas people often welcome a change of sunnier climate and warm ocean waves. However, the best time for an experienced surfer is from November to February, wherein he can experience swells reaching up to 8 feet. It is in Lanzarote Island that professional surfers find their favourite El Quemao, a world-class wave which only experienced surfers can face; the height of the wave can soar up to 16 feet which is indeed dangerous for a learner. Other world class waves include the Bubble of the Fuerteventura Island, which swells from the north or north-east and can rise up to 6 feet in height. This is also a loved spot by the locals and thus if often found bustling with crowd especially the local one. Other famous include the Los Lobos, Hierro and Playa de Cotillo of the Fuerteventura Island, the Spanish Left, Billboards and La Fitenia of the Tenerife Island and Morro Negro of the Lanzarote Island.
Check out the great surf tours
Canary Islands also boast of a large number of surf schools who provide with surf camps and various surf tours and programs for beginners and advanced surfers. The most famous ones include surf camp of Las Palmas, Billabong surf camp & school, Easy drop surf camp & Otro Modo surf camp of Fuerteventura Island. These surf camps provide you with options such as joining a summer surf camp or an all-girls or all-guys surf camp. They provide training based on your skill level and are indeed a great way to learn surfing. Apart from surf schools, surfing Canary Island also have a large number of surf resorts wherein a complete surf vacation package is provided by the resort. Expertise needed about surfing skills, surfing spots and locations, ocean swells and where to expect them based on detailed study of currents and temperature are done by such resorts only for your sake. Thus, even those with hardly any knowledge about the field get a taste of this wonderful sport.So; head out to this wonderful surf tour today.