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WATERSPORTS – MORAIRA – CALPE - BENISSA
Moraira is well-renowned for its watersports throughout the year. The deep blue Mediterranean waters are perfect to enjoy all types of sports and discover some of the region’s hidden gems. A tour in a kayak can open up a world of hidden coves and caves as you explore the cliffs of a truly stunning coastline from sea-level. Scuba diving is very popular in this part of Spain and you can explore the otherwise hidden underwater world of the sea creatures. The clear, warm waters of the coast of Moraira are in perfect condition for snorkelling to explore an underwater world from just below the surface whilst the calm waters also provide a perfect surface on which to explore the coast on a jet ski. And those tranquil waters mean that one of the latest watersports to arrive in Moraira is SUP – stand-up paddling – continues to grow in popularity. For boat lovers, the Moraira Marina is a first-class facility with more than 600 moorings, dry storage and a repair and service area. With a strong nautical background stemming from the fishing industry, sailing comes second nature to most people born in the area and you can find plenty of opportunities to learn yourself with a number of sailing schools. Alquileres Villamar has a wide range of quality villa rentals to spend a exciting summer in Moraira.
The Top 5 Watersports in Moraira, Calpe, Benissa
Kayaking in Moraira
A fantastic way to see some of the hidden coves, cliffs and caves of Moraira, Calpe, Benissa. Kayak trips can be arranged with www.lasantipodas.com and are suitable for all levels of kayaker, from beginner to advanced.
Starting at Les Basetes beach, tours are accompanied and last between 1 and 3 hours. All equipment is supplied and a short training session is given before the kayak tour commences. Kayaking in Moraira, Calpe, Benissa is a great way to explore the coastline for all the family.
Diving in Moraira
Explore the fascinating underwater world of plants and sea creatures by scuba diving in Moraira. There are several underwater routes, information on which can b e found at the Moraira Tourist Information Centre, www.teulada-moraira.es. The two main Moraira diving centres offer diving equipment hire and have teams of qualified PADI instructors.
www.scubamoraira.com is also located near Moraira Marina and offers diving courses and dives for all levels, from beginner to advanced. Night dives are also available.
La Galera diving school, www.buceolagalera.es is based in the port of Moraira and also runs try dives, boat trips and underwater tours.
Snorkelling in Moraira
If you prefer not to dive, but to snorkel, then Moraira is the perfect location. The tranquil Mediterranean waters mean perfect snorkelling conditions.
Snorkelling in Moraira is a great way to explore the underwater world at a leisurely pace. The sea is clear and warm and there are an abundance of marine and plant life.
The beach at El Portet is perfect for snorkelling as the waters aren’t too deep and there’s very little current. You can buy or rent snorkelling equipment from www.scubamoraira.com, just along from Moraira Marina.
Jet-skiing in Moraira
Jet-skiing in Moraira – a great way to enjoy the Moraira coastline and see places you can´t get to from the road. Enjoy the adrenaline rush and unforgettable experience of jet-skiing along the coast of Moraira and exploring hidden coves and caves.
Jet-skis can be hired from Jet Ski Moraira, www.motosmoraira.com . Tours go to Calpe Rock (Peñón de Ifach), Cabo de la Nao on the outskirts of Javea, or the really adventurous can take the 3 hour ride to Benidorm Island.
Stand up Paddle, Katamaran, Kayak, Windsurf
There’s nothing like the feeling of paddling, one of the latest watersports to hit the Costa Blanca coast (also known as SUP – stand up paddling, for the more experienced enthusiasts among us! Skimming the calm waters of the Mediterranean on a board is one of the most fun watersports there is. Enjoy paddling in Moraira and have the time of your life!
Moraira, Benissa, Calpe is great for paddling, Katamaran, Kayak and windsurf as the waters around its protected beaches are usually calm. You can rent or get introduction courses at www.lasantipodas.com with experienced professional.