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Day 200 of 365 Things to Do, See & Eat in Jamaica – Ride High with Kiteboarding

Kiteboarding Jamaica

Jamaica is becoming popular as a kiteboarding venue. The island was included in the 2010 World Cup of kiteboarding, and since then, kiteboard enthusiasts from around the world have been congregating at Burwood Beach in Bounty Bay. This expanse of sand beach is home to some of the island’s strongest breezes, making it perfect for the sport. There are several kiteboarding schools in the area that rent out boards and provide instruction to ensure your safety. Jamaica has the perfect weather and wave conditions for the sport, and the views of its northern coast can’t be matched. You can be sure of the trade winds from the middle of November through late April, as well as some windy weather in July and August. Bounty Bay is best for beginners with its shallow waters, while Doctor’s Cave Beach and Cornwall Beach offer challenges for more experienced kiteboarders.

In case you missed any of the past “365 Things to Do, See and Eat in Jamaica“, here they are all together.

About 365 Things to Do, See and Eat in Jamaica
Jamaica has so many unique foods, places and events to offer. These things are often missed by visitors to Jamaica and even locals. Our goal is to have you try new things and see what Jamaica has to fully offer with something to do 365 days of the year. Please note that these are all our opinions and we are always open to suggestions.

Photo Source: Londie Murray

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