Puerto Rico is situated in the northeastern Caribbean and consists of an archipelago that includes the main island of Puerto Rico and a number of smaller islands. The climate here is classified as tropical marine climate, with an average temperature of 82.4°F/ 28°C, throughout the year. Although it is a small island, the smallest island of the Greater Antilles, Puerto Rico provides superb natural surroundings, countless adventure experiences and many places of historical interest.
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Kiteboarding / Kitesurfing in Turtle Tail, Providenciales, Turks & Caicos
Providenciales boasts beautiful, sandy beaches with crystal, clear waters that attract watersport enthusiasts from all over the world. Turtle Tail is situated οn the south side of the island and is a nice kiteboarding site, especially for those looking for flat waters.
It is a small, protected bay that is great when the wind blows from the south and southwest. In addition, the optimum period to visit the spot is during summer, with steady winds between 15 knots/27.78 kph and 25 knots/46.30 kph. When the location provides the right wind conditions, kiters can ride straight out to the ocean. Turtle Tail is suitable for kiters of all skill levels.
The water temperature varies between 24 °C/75.2 °F and 30 °C/86 °F. Keep in mind that you can find flat and choppy waters with small waves inside the cove. Last but not least, there are many kiteboarding schools operating close to the spot, where you can arrange lessons and gear rentals.