Kiteboarding / Kitesurfing in Bounty Bay, Jamaica, Jamaica

Skill Level:
All Boarders
Wind Direction:
Speed of the Wind:
4Bf/12knots to 6Bf/25knots
Average Water Temperature:
Jamaica is an island country located in the northern Caribbean Sea. It lies in the ''hurricane belt'' of the Caribbean. Jamaica is also standing south of Cuba, west of the Hispaniola Island and south-east of the Cayman Islands. The capital city of Jamaica is Kingston.

If you are looking for a tropical island, where you can relax on long, white beaches with turquoise waters, Jamaica must be the first choice in your planning list. First of all people in Jamaica are very welcoming. Secondly, having these gorgeous beaches, it is no wonder how activities such as water-sports were developed. In case you aren’t a boarder enthusiast, you will surely enter the temptation to try your kiteboarding skills. Bounty Bay is one of the top spots for kiteboarding, you should definitely visit. It is a site, where beginners, as well as experienced boarders can exist at the same time. There are many kite instructors able to help all skill level boarders.

Concerning the more technical features, the wind is coming from Northeast, East and Southeast. The winds are quite strong all year round, except of autumn months. During the period lasting from November to May, East is the dominant wind, while during the period lasting from March to July, the favorable wind direction is coming from the Northeast. The speed of the wind ranges between 4 Bf/12 knots and 6 Bf/25 knots. Finally, freestyle and wave style are some styles that boarders mostly practice.

As a tropical island, Jamaica’s weather is warm all year round. The temperature of the water averages to 28°C/82.4°F. After your performance in this exciting spot, enjoy a great meal with your friends in a large variety of restaurants around Montego Bay.

How to Get to Destination

BY CAR FROM Sangster International Airport
37.7km/23.1miles, 36 minutes
Sangster International Airport Montego Bay Jamaica 1. Head northwest 2. Turn left the route A1 3. Take the first left turn to A1. Go through the University of the West Indies (Western Jamaica Campus) (on ​​your right) 4. Turn right to stay on A1. Go through the Palmyra (on ​​your left at 8.0 miles) 5. Turn left to stay on A1 6. Turn right to stay on A1 Go through the Lilliput Jerk Centre (on ​​your right at 3.7 miles) 7. Sharp left 8. Take the first right turn White Bay.
BY CAR FROM Norman Manley International Airport
159km/98.8miles, 2 hours 55 mins
Norman Manley International Airport Norman Manley Highway Kingston, Jamaica 1. Head west 2. Take the 2nd turning left the route of Norman Manley Hwy 3. Turn left the route of Norman Manley Hwy 4. Take the first left turn to Norman Manley Hwy 5. Turn left into the A4 6. Take the first left turn to stay on A4. Go through the Rockfort Mineral Spa (Bath) (On your right 2.4 km away) 7. Continue to Port Royal St Pass by Livingston Alexander and Levy (On the right in 700 m) 8. Turn right at the West St Go through Sampars Cash and Carry Succs. (On your left 550 meters) 9. Turn left into the W Queen St 10. In Heywood St, keep going towards Spanish Town Rd Go through the Denham Town Police Station (On your right just 850m) 11. Slight left at Mandela Hwy 12. Slight right to Mandela Hwy/A1. Continue to follow the Mandela Hwy 13. Continue to A1 14. Turn left into the Spanish Town Bypass 15. Turn left into the A1 16. Take the 3rd left turn to stay on A1 Pass by Church Of God (Seventh Day) Spanish Town (On your left) 17. Turn left the route A1 18. Turn left into the A1 Pass by Pizza Hut (On your right) 19. Continue to Linstead Bypass 20. Slight left at A1 Go through the Commodore Cemetery (On your left at 4.4 miles) 21. Continue to Linstead Bypass 22. Continue to A1. Go through Roadside Church of God (On your right at 26.1 miles) 23. Turn left the route A3 24. Turn left into the A3 Go through 1 roundabout 25. Continue to A1. Go through Columbus Park (On your right at 21.6 miles) 26. Turn left to stay on A1 27. Turn right White Bay.
Sangster International Airport,
Norman Manley International Airport,

No train services available on the spot.


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