Surfing in Punta Blanca, Alcala, Canary Islands Spain

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Reef rocky
Tenerife is a stunning island and the most populous of the seven Canary Islands. It is also the largest island of Macaronesia. Due to its natural beauty, Tenerife hosts approximately 5 million visitors every year from every corner of the world.

Tenerife is a place that attracts many visitors who just want to relax and admire this sought after island, as well as those who want to get in touch with the thrilling activity of surfing.

Punta Blanca, located between Alcala and Los Gigantesone, is one of the places where surfing junkies can have the time of their life. It is a spot ideal for experienced surfers, with easy access and great surfing conditions.

The wave quality of the spot is world class, the wave type is reef rocky and the wave’s direction is left. The normal length is short (50 m/164 ft) and during good days it is normal (50 to 150 m/164 to 492 ft). The good swell direction is west, whereas the swell size starts working at 1.0 m-1.5 m / 3 ft-5 ft and holds up to 4 m+ / 12 ft. In addition, the best wind direction is east. Be aware that if you visit the spot during weekends, it might be overcrowded.

So, visit Tenerife, recharge your batteries and enjoy yourself in all fields!!!