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  • Buddhist wedding in Kalpitiya, Sri Lanka

    Buddhist wedding in Kalpitiya, Sri Lanka

    Cultural experience, Buddhist wedding in Kalpitiya, Sri Lanka Traditional decoration, poruwa wooden platform, coconut cutting, wedding kitesurfing and music and dancing My husband and I got officially married in 2019 in our home country in Europe in a normal western style Christian wedding ceremony. However we consider Sri Lanka as our second homeland and we…

  • IKO kitesurf assistent and instructor training in Sri Lanka

    IKO kitesurf assistent and instructor training in Sri Lanka

    IKO Kitesurf Sri Lanka Join our IKO training at Surfpoint Sri Lanka Details on IKO Assistant and Instructor Course Assistant course The assistant instructor training course is one of the requirements for the ITC instructor course. It is a professionalkiteboarding course created and developed by IKO to access the Kitesurf Instructor Course (ITC) or to…

  • What is Kitesurfing?

    What is Kitesurfing?

    Kitesurfing Kitesurfing, also known as kiteboarding, is a water sport that involves riding on a board while being pulled by a kite. The kite is controlled by a bar and lines, which the rider uses to steer and control the speed of the kite. Kitesurfing can be done in various bodies of water, including lakes,…

  • Best spots for kitesurfing in Sri Lanka

    Best spots for kitesurfing in Sri Lanka

    Sri Lanka has a number of great spots for kitesurfing. Some of the best spots for kitesurfing in Sri Lanka include: Kalpitiya – located on the northwest coast of Sri Lanka, Kalpitiya is known for its flat, shallow water and consistent winds, making it an ideal spot for beginners and experienced kitesurfers alike. Mannar Island…

  • Kiteboarding Terminology

    Kiteboarding Terminology

    Kiteboarding Terminology Like many sports, kitesurfing has certain colloquialisms that can make it sound like an entirely different language. Below, many of the more common references have been translated, as well as some of the more technical terminology. Air Style – Often referred to as “old school”, Air Style is making a resurgence, focusing on hangtime, style,…

  • Dolphin and Whale watching trips in Kalpitiya

    Dolphin and Whale watching trips in Kalpitiya

    Dolphin and Whale watching trips in Kalpitiya Kalpitiya is one of the best locations in Sri Lanka for dolphin and whale watching. The bestseason for dolphin watching is around mid-October to May and the best season for whalewatching falls between Feb to April. Kalpitiya gives you an opportunity to watch hundreds ofdolphins swimming alongside and…

  • Things to carry while traveling to Kalpitya Lagoon

    Things to carry while traveling to Kalpitya Lagoon

    Things to carry while traveling to Kalpitya Lagoon

  • Currency and ATMs in Kalpitya

    Currency and ATMs in Kalpitya

    Currency and ATMs in Kalpitya Travelers visiting Kalpitya Lagoon can use US dollars, Euros, and Sri Lankan Rupee for their expenses. The closest ATM and money exchange from Kalpitya Lagoon is 8 kilometers away inthe city of Kalpitya. Kalpitya city offers 4 ATMs, 3 banks, and many currencies exchange centers. Local restaurants and grocery stores…

  • Full Moon Kitesurfing

    Full Moon Kitesurfing

    Full Moon Kitesurfing Full moon Kitesurfing is nothing short of a dream. The perfect conditions of Kudawa beach inKalpitya allow riders an opportunity to kitesurf during full moon nights. The flat water and sideonshore winds provide the perfect condition to kitesurf in the evening. Wind speed ranging from15 to 20 knots can be expected and…

  • Kitesurfing Spots in Kalpitya

    Kitesurfing Spots in Kalpitya

    Kitesurfing Spots in Kalpitya Kalpitya Lagoon: Kalpitya lagoon is a well-known destination for kitesurfers. This lagoon offers two seasons for riders. The summer season extends from May to September and thewinter season extends from December to early March. Summer season offers 20 to 30 knotswinds on a regular basis and the best months to be…