Punta Trettu is a place located close to the village of Matzaccara in the Municipality of San Giovanni Suergiu in the south West of Sardinia. Currently Punta Trettu is associate to kitesurf. In fact, it is increasingly known as perfect spot for kitesurfing because its characteristics: flat shallow water and steady winds.
The place is a strip of land surrounded by the sea that point straight (Punta Trettu) to the town of Sant’Antioco.
Kitesurfing Punta Trettu: Kite Spot Features
Kite Spot Name: Punta Trettu.
Location: Municipality of San Giovanni Suergiu, Province of Carbonia Iglesias, Southern Sardinia.
Kite Spot Type: Sandy, Flat and Shallow water.
Minimul Required Level: Beginner.
Best winds: Mistral and Scirocco.
Facilities: parking, Kite Lane.
Things to do: kitesurfing, SUP.
Distance from the centre of Cagliari: 85 Km.
Distance from parking: 10 min.
Kitesurfing Punta Trettu: Kite Spot Description
Punta Trettu is considered one of the best kite spots for kitesurfing Sardinia and maybe of Europe: with shallow and flat water, and steady winds is like a Kite Paradise.
The kite spot of Punta Trettulooks like a lagoon because almost completely surrounded by land even if in reality the sea water is current. The demonstration is the sea natural channel, that runs along the island of Sant’Antioco, where the boats navigate.
In the above mentioned boat channel, Kitesurfing is strictly prohibited.
The Punta Trettu Kite Beach is perfect both for beginners and advanced riders thanks to the shallow flat water and to the sandy bottom that allow to stand up and walk for hundred of meters.
Kitesurfing Ounta Trettu: Kite Zones in Punta Trettu
So, Cagliari and Poetto beach are perfect for any sailing sport including kitesurfing.
Villasimius is one of the most beautiful Sardinia tourist destinations of Sardinia because of crystal waters, sandy beaches and the windy spots.
The main kite spots of Villasimius are Campulongu, Porto Giunco and Simius Playa. You can move from one to another spot (all spots all have a sandy bottom) depending on the wind direction.
During the summer season (from June to mid-September), due to the lack of kitesurf lanes and big number of bathers, for kitesurfing, it is required a boat support (Kitesurfing lift service).
Kitesurfing in Chia
The beach of Chia has a large wind exposure. Usually, north-east, south-west, east and south winds bring nice waves.
During the summer season (May to August), during the hot and sunny days, a thermal wind is blowing (often it can reach an intensity of 20 knots).
Like in Villasimius, also in Chia, during the summer season (from June to mid-September), due to the lack of kitesurf lanes and big number of bathers, for kitesurfing, it is required a boat support (Kitesurfing lift service).
Kitesurfing in Porto Botte
Porto Botte is a bay which lies to the south of Sant€™Antioco island and to the north of Porto Pino beach.
Porto Botte, outstanding with Mistral that blows side-on with flat water, is suitable both beginners and expert riders because, even during the summer season, there are no bathers.
Kitesurfing in Punta Trettu
Punta Trettu, located in the municipality of San Giovanni Suergiu, lies to the north of the island of Sant ‘Antioco.
Punta Trettu is super for kite surfing with Sirocco and Mistral because shallow and flat water, even during the summer season, there are no bathers.
Sardinia, with the white sand beaches, its clear sea, its breathtaking nature, its culture and history, its clima and its traditions is one of the most beautiful islands in the Mediterranean sea.
Whether you want to relax and enjoy nature, enjoy scuba diving or snorkeling in its clear waters, or to have kitesurfing, Sailing, Surfing, SUP, Bike, Sardinia is the ideal place.
Among the most charming places of whole Sardinia, the south of the Island holds a position of respect: Villasimius, Costa Rei, Geremeas, Cagliari, Pula, Chia, Teulata and Carloforte have nothing to envy to the most famous Costa Smeralda in the north of the Island.
A must for any Holidays in Southern Sardinia is Cagliari, the capital of Sardinia. Cagliari, in fact, is one of the centers of Sardinia with more services and it is the basis of several low cost airlines, including Ryanair and Easyjet: for those reasons Cagliari is easily reacheble in by flying from many European cities (eg London , Edinburgh , Paris, Brussels, Barcelona, Madrid, Valencia, Geneva, Basel, Zurich, Berlin, Basen, Dussendorf, Frankfurt, Nuremberg, Kaunas, Oslo, Krakow, Moscow , Milan, Rome).
In Sardinia and Cagliari, two are the prevailing winds: Mistral (blowing from the North-West) and Sirocco (blowing from South-East). In addition, in Cagliari, in the hot and sunny days (usually from April to October), a local thermal wind (sea breeze) is blowing reaching often an intensity of more than 15 knots. Finally Cagliari has a very high percentage of days with winds over 10 knots.
As you can see from the graph and the table here below, the best season for a Sardinia holidaysdedicated to kite surfing or sailing runs from March to Noveber: temperatures are milder and the number of sunny and windy days is very high.
Average Day Temperature (°C) in Cagliari
Average Night temperature (°C) in Cagliari
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