Wind statistics: Marmari Surf School /June - October/ Wind: meltemi and thermal Direction: N, NE, NW, side shore, from the right, S and SE, side shore, from the left Wind starts at: When the forecast is lighter (10 to 15 knots), the wind starts around 10am, the peak is about mid-day (and the actual wind is about 20 knots) and it lasts until the sunset. The days that the forecast is 20 knots and above, usually the wind blows all day, drops in the evening for 2-3 hours and starts again (the actual wind is 7-8 knots more than the forecast). There are three factors that generate the famous wind in Marmari: The shape of the mountains, the local thermal wind and the venduri effect between the island of Evia and the complex of the Petali Islands. There are two more spots in Petali Islands, where we go for daily trips and downwinders. Wind stats: June: 50%, July: 90%, August: 90% /the location is one of the most guaranteed wind locations. The ancient Greeks called it "The Wind Gates". There are three power boats available for rescues, boat lessons, downwinders, and daily boat trips. Main Spot /Golden Beach Marmari/: Deep water, Flat, Choppy, Small waves Petali Lagoon: Deep water, Flat /one spot/ Deep water, Flat, Very small chop /the other spot/ Suitable for: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced Water temperature: June: 24 degrees, July: 28 degrees, August: 29 degrees, September: 26 degrees, October: 24 degrees.
Marmari is a modern town located in the south part of Evia and is one of the most popular tourist destinations on the island. The village has a port which is connected with the port of Rafina near Athens. Due to the short duration of the journey which is only about 1 hour, Marmari is the ideal destination for day or weekend trips. During the summer months the ferry boats operate at very regular intervals. The promenade area is filled with tourists during the summer months while during the winter is transformed into a quiet fishing village. You can rest in the picturesque taverns and ouzeris that are scattered the area and taste the delicious local dishes and fresh fish titbits. The little village of Marmari tourism destination recently discovered by European surfers who mainly want to relax in a quiet multi activity destination, enjoy fresh and delicious greek plates and pure nature. Night life in the area of Marmari is not one of the favourites but there are a few bars that play international music and serve fresh made cocktails. In Karystos, which is 15 minutes drive from Marmari, there are many bars and plenty of people both tourists and locals that party till the sunrise.
Enjoy your kiting holiday at the fullest and stay at our comfortable and sunny studios and apartments, overlooking the amazing turquoise waters! Only 10m from the beach, and 300m from Marmari Surf School and Beach Bar! All 6 studios and apartments are fully furnished, with stunning sea view terraces, fully equipped kitchenette, bathrooms and toilets. There are outside parking places and Wi-Fi. Transfers from and to the Port of Marmari, Marmari Surf School and the village of Marmari are also available upon request.
The double studio has a king-size bed, fully equipped kitchenette and a bathroom with a toilet.
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Your Host: Dessi
Dessi is your host for this accommodation and will take care of everything during your trip. Furthermore the host knows everything about this trip and will provide you will all information needed.