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Sri Lanka in May

Postby odc^ » Fri Mar 30, 2012 6:14 pm

Anybody have experience of kiting at Sri Lanka in May? All references are appreciated :)

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Re: Sri Lanka in May

Postby ChickenTikka » Fri Mar 30, 2012 8:01 pm

I believe that is a bit early in the season but might be doable. I've been in June-July-August. I was pleased with July and August but maybe just got unlucky with June.

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Location is great. Small lagoon with ocean on the other side. Absolutely nothing to do there though aside from kite. Your entertainment is really just the other kiters that happen to be there or whomever you bring.

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Re: Sri Lanka in May

Postby henke » Sat Mar 31, 2012 4:45 pm

From what I've heard august is very good. You can also check

Kalpitiya is very nice for kitesurfing. I was there in february 2008 (before the above place was a resort)


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Re: Sri Lanka in May

Postby kitesurfingcollectiv » Mon Apr 02, 2012 11:40 am

I was there in Jan/Feb this year. Off season wind tends to not kick in until midday and then drops off by night. We were having 3 days on, 2 days off on average, but sometimes up to a week with not a breath of wind and in a place where there is pretty much NOTHING to do other than kite it gets a bit old.


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Re: Sri Lanka in May

Postby mondy » Sun May 27, 2012 4:34 pm

If you're coming to sri lanka, check out before you leave :thumb:
then you will know when, where and how to come!

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