The best spot for kite surfing: The Flisvos Kite Centre in Mikri Vigla is located approximately 12 km south of the capital on the incredibly beautiful white sands and crystal clear waters of Orkos beach. The Centre and its Café Restaurant are located in the Hotel Orkos Beach and offers kite surfing courses to IKO standards. Their certified IKO instructors observe the highest safety standards for your protection and a rescue boat available if required. We are able to offer you the latest RRD equipment for courses and rental.
The bay is excellent for experienced kiters as well as beginners – . It may be necessary to organize courses early in the morning or late afternoon in high season (August) depending on how busy it is on the water.
You can relax between kite sessions and enjoy a delicious meal or drink in the shade or sun at the Kite Café Restaurant. In addition to their famous Italian cuisine, they also serve a tasty range of salads, toasts, sandwiches, fruit juices, cocktails and milk shakes. The Flisvos Kite Centre also offers accommodation in the Hotel Orkos Beach.
The Hotel Orkos Beach is situated around 150m from the beach at Mikri Vigla. There are 47 rooms and family rooms in the hotel. All have nice private terraces and most have a sea view. The rooms are equipped with air conditioning and TV. An extensive breakfast buffet (08:00 h – 10:00 h) is served in the hotel.
Kite Surfing: Rental
For the rental of kite equipment, we request an IKO Level 3 license or a short competence test completed with one of our kite instructors. For safety reasons, we reserve the right not to rent the equipment without any further lessons to guests who fail this test.