Leucate is a commune, situated in the department of Aude in the region Languedoc-Roussillon, France. It is located at 130 km/80 mi in the south east of Montpellier, however still a thrilling destination of the Mediterannean Sea for kiteboarding enthusiasts.
When visiting Leucate you will find many options to enjoy yourself in all fields. One of them is the practice of kiteboarding. This activity takes place in the famous among kiteboarders, Coussoules Beach. It is a long sandy beach and creates the right conditions for such activities.
Kiteboarding enthusiasts can enjoy the flat, chop water and feel the adrenaline when the waves reach up to 2 m / 6.5 ft. As it is a Mediterranean spot, the water is shallow at about 10 m / 32 ft. The only thing you have to be careful of at this spot are some fish that might cause you pain, if you step on them. So, shoes are recommended.
In Coussoules Beach the type of the wind is thermal and the dominant wind is the Tramontane. When the Tramontane blows, you should be ready for really strong winds. Furthermore, the wind’s best direction comes from SE and NE.
In Coussoules Beach you will find whatever you need for a safe and adventurous kiteboarding activity. As for further entertainment, you will find accommodation facilities, cafes, and many lovely restaurants in the vicinity of the spot.
So, don’t miss the opportunity to visit a place where visitors entertainment is the highest priority!!