Bel Ombre kite spot in

Africa kitesurf spot in Mauritius

The kite spot Bel Ombre is the perfect destination for nature-loving travelers and kitesurfers. Located on Mauritius' lesser developed southern coastline, it's an ideal place if you prefer to experience nature's raw beauty. Beaches here are among the most photogenic ones you will find on the whole island. The area is surrounded by a belt of reefs which is typical for all of Mauritius. It divides into a wave spot and a huge standing area of about 210 sq. km. You might find a few corals here, so you should wear shoes to avoid injuries. Directly, in front of the striking mountain "Le Brabant," you will find the kiteboard spot with shallow water. You will also find a freeride slope within the reef with proper waves up to 5m high.

Off Season

  1. Jan
  2. Feb
  3. Mar
  4. Apr
  5. Nov
  6. Dec

Early Season

  1. May

Peak Season

  1. Jun
  2. Jul
  3. Aug
  4. Sep

Late Season

  1. Oct

Bel Ombre is a popular kite spot in Mauritius where you can bring your family as well. It has favorable conditions for all kinds of kitesurfers. From beginners to professionals, everyone can get comfortable with kiteboarding here, thanks to the calm and flat water. With magnificent lagoons and reefs, this kitesurfing spot is ideal for wake style, freestyle, freeride and wave kiters. The typical starting area is from a sandy beach. The area is not tide dependent; hence, it is perfect for beginners. 

Kitesurfing wind conditions around Bel Ombre

Here in Bel Ombre, you will find unidirectional and Passat winds all day long except at night. The kite spot gets enough steady winds that facilitate the down winders to surf. Peak Season in Bel Ombre is from June to September. During the peak season, the wind speed varies from 11 to 21 knots. The temperature remains pretty stable. Long-term meteorological evaluations show 80% wind resistance from October to May - that is when the temperature decreases.

Around the kite spot Bel Ombre

The kite spot in Bel Ombre is suitable for both solo trippers and families. You will ...

Wind Forecast for Bel Ombre

Wind Stats for Bel Ombre

Kite conditions

  • water condition

    choppy, flat, high, medium

  • starting area

    sandy beach

  • wind


  • wind daytime

    all day

  • ride type

    freeride, freestyle, wakestyle, wave

  • skill level

    beginner, intermediate, advanced, professional

  • body wear

    board shorts, short neo

At the spot

  • has toilet


  • date factor

    2 - low