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Duration

7 days

Tour Type

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Group Size

6 people

Languages

Dutch, English, German

Skyhigh in Cape Town: Elite Kitesurfing Experience

Get ready for an epic adventure at the Skyhigh Kitesurf Camp in Cape Town with KiteActive, designed exclusively for advanced kiters! Enjoy top-notch coaching, tackle some of the best kitesurfing spots, and use the latest gear. Cape Town’s stunning beaches and perfect wind conditions make it a kitesurfer's paradise. Off the water, chill with new friends, explore the vibrant local scene, and soak in the breathtaking views of Table Mountain. It’s all about great vibes, challenging rides, and unforgettable memories. Don’t miss out – join us for the ultimate kitesurfing experience!

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Dates 2025
15 February - 1 March 2025
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Skills
Level 3 - 4 | Independend / Advanced
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Join KiteActive
Good vibes only. Join the groupchat to stay informed or chat with other travellers / KA Team.
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Early bird
Book before 15 October and get € 50 discount
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big bay with the table mountain

Cape Town offers a variety of world-class kitesurfing spots perfect for advanced riders. Bloubergstrand, known for its powerful winds and stunning views of Table Mountain, is a top favorite. Big Bay offers consistent swells and is great for wave riding. Langebaan Lagoon, with its flat water and strong winds, provides ideal conditions for freestyle tricks. And then we even haven’t talked about Hermanus/ Brandvlei or Witsands. Each spot offers unique challenges and breathtaking scenery, from the rugged coastline to the pristine beaches. Off the water, enjoy Cape Town’s vibrant culture, delicious cuisine, and diverse wildlife. The combination of excellent kitespots and stunning environment makes Cape Town a kitesurfer’s paradise.

Our instructors will guide you to:

  • Wine tastings
  • Unique hikes
  • Paragliding
  • Surfing
  • Cultural activities
  • Dancing in the best clubs of Cape Town
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So much more…

Next to amazing kitesurfing conditions, Cape Town has so much more to offer. Take a drive along Chapman’s Peak, come with us to go to the best vine estate’s and tasting in the country or let’s enjoy a sunset dinner at the many foodmarkets Cape Town has to offer.

 

Our guides are well equipped with many experiences and knowledge about the most amazing places. We will take you to all the hotspots.

If you are on the water with kiters of the same level, you always make more progression. You learn from each other and push yourself to learn new things! In this course you will be pushed and coached as much as possible to learn new tricks. With KiteActive you will spend a week in a perfect destination with people who also want to make progress. Hey ho, Let’s go! 🙂

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Learn new tricks and make progression

This is the ultimate package for anyone who can already kitesurf but wants to make progress and learn new tricks. From your very first jump to a kiteloop handle pass. Our team is ready to help you with the right tips and tricks to achieve your goals!

What to expect from this course

During the course we will look at what your personal goals are and what is feasible. We go through the theory together and during the week we try to push, coach and motivate you as much as possible to try new things in a safe way.

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What can you learn?

The basics of pop
Learn how to pop. This is an very important skill which you need for your entire kite career!
Your first jump
You want to learn how to go skyhigh?
Back & Front roll
Make a salto in the air! You think it is difficult, but we will learn you this amazing trick in 1 week!
board grabs, onefooters and board-offs
Grab the board in front of the camera!
Your first kiteloop (downloop)
Fly like a rollercoaster
Your first downwinder
With a downwinder your are doing a kite tour along the coast!
Learn how to ride strapless / bottom turns / wave skills
Upgrade your skills in the waves
Get unhooked!
Learn how to do unhooked tricks like Raily, S-bend or maybe even a handle pass?

FAQ

How many hours is this course?
We do not link exact hours to this package. We try to push everyone as much as possible and occasionally provide 1-on-1 guidance. The goal is to make as much progress as possible and during this course we will give you all the tools you need to continue practicing.
Is kitegear included in this package?
No, you need to bring your own kitegear or rent a complete set at € 399 / week
Am I insured?
You are not insured against damage through KiteActive. We recommend that you check your travel insurance carefully to see whether it also covers extreme sports. to avoid disappointment and hassle on holiday. We work together with Sportzeker and then you are always covered for everything!
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Professional team

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Headset coaching 

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Get advice from travel expert AJ

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Photo & Video proof / analysis

If you are on the water with kiters of the same level, you always make more progression. You learn from each other and push yourself to learn new things! In this course you will be pushed and coached as much as possible to learn new tricks. With KiteActive you will spend a week in a perfect destination with people who also want to make progress. Hey ho, Let’s go! 🙂

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Level up! There is still so much to learn

Do you want to improve in big air kiting? Going for that megaloop? Or do you really want to learn this sick handle pass? this course is also for waveriders who make are able to do long downwinders in challenging conditions and who want to learn to perform better in the waves.

What is there to learn

Long downwinders in challenging conditions
Like DEN TVTAS for example
Jump 10 meter +
Do you want to go skyhigh with us?
Megaloop
Unhooked tricks

FAQ

Am i insured?
No not with us. You need to take care on your own travel insurance. If you want we can help you with finding the right one!
How many hours is this course?
No specific hours are attached to this course. From time to time we do 1 on 1 sessions and our team will do our best to learn you as much as possible during this week
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Make progression in ideal conditions

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Advice from our travel expert AJ

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Headset coaching

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Photo & Video proof / analysis

With us you can find the latest kite material. We have most brands available and we ensure that you are always on the water with the right size kite. Don’t feel like carrying all your materials with you? No problem!

A list of our brands: Core / Naish / F-one / North / Slingshot / Lieuwe / Appletree

 

  • You ensure that you indicate your correct level during your booking.
  • Unfortunately, we cannot control the wind. If you cannot complete your package you can settle the outstanding amount in various ways with us.- You can use the outstanding amount in our webshop on (kite) gear
    – You can use it for other KiteActive trips or give it as a gift card to friends
    – You can finish your package in 1 of our schools in Holland.
  • Check your insurance. If you need help with the right insurance please ask us for help! Not all insurance companies cover kitesurf material.
  • Participation in our packages is always at your own risk. Kitesurfing is an extreme sport and although we will make sure you learn kitesurfing with us most safely, you always need to be aware of yourself and others.
  • Always listen well to the instructions from our team.

KiteActive HQ in Cape Town

Our accommodation is on 3min drive distance from the beach and on walking distance from several great cafe's/ lunch areas, supermarket and bars. In the rooms we always try to seperate the males and females and you will have everything you need for the perfect week. Do you want to have a bit more privacy or share a room with your partner? Please inform us!

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Single or double rooms
Very nice and clean rooms for kiters!
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Shared rooms
Shared rooms are available
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With a view
We are making sure you will be blown away!
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Time to relax!
Chill at the pool
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Yoga stretch sessions
Namaste!
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Awesome evenings
Relax with other kiters
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Food & Drinks

Combination of cooking and fine-dining

Cape Town has a lot of fine-dining to offer. We will make a great combination with having our own braai, with some lovely dinners in restaurants.

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A.M. GorterA.M. Gorter
10:08 31 May 24
In May 2024 we participated in Sailing & Kitesurfing on the Wadden Sea. Had booked alone and was certainly not the only one. What a nice diverse group of people. The organization immediately makes you feel welcome, has everything in order and knows how to throw a party.In the end we kited less than we had hoped due to wind strength and direction. But the atmosphere on the boat, the Wadden Islands and sailing across the Wadden Sea made it a great weekend!
Rens AppelsRens Appels
08:32 29 May 24
It was Wad N Party again last weekend! Well organised, good food, fun evenings and of course kiting!
Emma RietveldEmma Rietveld
07:10 29 May 24
Last weekend I went to the Wadden with Kite Active for the Sail & Kite trip. It was a wonderful weekend away. Skipper Roel welcomed us warmly on his boat and the vibe was very relaxed. We followed the wind all weekend to be able to kite. The guidance was great, the atmosphere was good, the food was delicious and the other kiters were very pleasant. Highly recommended!
FirstMate AppieFirstMate Appie
05:21 29 May 24
It was Wad N Party again last weekend! Well organised, good food, fun evenings and of course great kiting!
SietseSietse
20:51 28 May 24
We went on a trip with KiteActive. It was fun. The boat left Franeker on Friday, but we were allowed to come and spend the night on Thursday. We went to Vlieland but there was no wind there. Luckily we had a ball and we could play volleyball. We also swam. Later there was some wind, but not enough. Then we went back to the boat for dinner, which was very tasty. And then in the evening we had a beer. Some took two or even three. At night the water gave light, it is called Zeevonk and was very beautiful. And then we went to sleep. The skipper had secretly sailed away. In the morning we came on deck and were near Terschelling, that was crazy. There was more wind, which was great, but it came from the wrong side. Fortunately, Felix knows a bus gentleman and the van arrived quickly. We went kite surfing on the northern beach. That was really difficult in the waves. Some could do better. Afterwards everyone was tired and we took a siesta. After dinner (yummy again) everyone was suddenly a pirate: it was a pirate party. There was also a smoke machine and DJ Thomas played poffertjes and crackers music. Then we went to the pub in pirate costumes. The other people thought that was strange, but we no longer did. On Sunday we sailed quietly back to Franeker. We went sailing, which was quiet because the engine was off. There were also two seals on board. One is called Ellie and the other is Skip. We also got pancakes in the afternoon. When we moored there was a heavy thunderstorm and everyone was wet. That wasn't a problem because everyone had a good time. I want to come again next time.
marc van der driftmarc van der drift
18:19 27 May 24
Amazing weekend, awesome crew, wicked people!!!
Willem SchinkelshoekWillem Schinkelshoek
22:24 24 Jan 24
We have now been with Kite Active 9 times: Brazil, Greece, Sardinia, Sicily and Dakhla Morocco. Excellent kite spots, nice mix of enthusiastic kiters of various ages. Ideal for the novice & more experienced kiter with always great guidance. 🤟Recommended 👍
Cobie HarkemaCobie Harkema
12:09 02 Jan 24
Had a great time in brasiel good organised super nice guids.see you next time.
ilse de vriesilse de vries
10:26 11 Dec 23
Great travel experiences with Kiteactive!Learn big tricks in Tarifa, sail and kite during the Wadden weekend and downwind twice in Brazil!Always enthusiastic and relaxed travel guidance! Meeting nice new people with the same enthusiasm for kiting, great parties and nice places to stay. Highly recommended!
Ann DSAnn DS
18:15 07 Dec 23
Our first trip with KiteActive was an immediate success. Well organized and an unforgettable experience. Thanks to Roderick and team!Ann, Pé and kids
Rich AmosRich Amos
19:59 26 Feb 23
Just got back from a week in Tarifa with the KiteActive gang - what a brilliant week, we had wind pretty much every day, stayed in the excellent Wild House hostel, lovely group of humans ("my beautifuuul people!" as Henny would say) and Hilke and Cher were amazing group hosts!
Jan Willem MarkvoortJan Willem Markvoort
13:09 08 Oct 22
I joined KiteActive on the TV TAS 2022 downwinder. For me it was a long lasting dream to kite along the wadden islands and the trip really was a mindblowing experience. Now a week later, I still feel stoked!KiteActive managed to organise the trip in a safe way by having a large team of pro-kiters on the water who were able to perform rescues in case of any emergency, a RIB with an experienced crew who looked after us during the crossings and safeTRX watches which could be used to alert the coast guard.The downwinder lasted only 2 days, but it felt like a complete holiday. Kiting in between groups of hunderds of seals, while having a full rainbow on the background in the direction we were sailing, just sketching one of the pictures in my mind which will never fade away. Flat water spots, nice waves to play in, 4m swell during crossings, a nice combination of all sort of conditions. A trip of a lifetime.A big thanks for the KiteActive team, looking forward to the 2023 edition!
Wim GertenaarWim Gertenaar
17:44 04 Oct 22
In 21 years of kiting this was by far my best Kite Experience ever. Riding out the TVTAS-downwinder was a huge challenge which I was Able to complete thanks to the Kiteactive team. Always making sure of our safety in very challenging conditions. 4m High Waves and very Strong currents were but of a few conditionaliteit to mention. But Above all their carefull planning and Knowledge of the North Sea and currents made for a safe yet exhilarating kiteadventure. A true challenge for kiteboard-experts only.Thanx Kiteactive-team. I had an awesome time.
MikesurftMikesurft
14:05 03 Oct 22
Last weekend I did with Kite active the most ultimate downwinder of the Netherlands, which is TV TAS. With this downwinder you pass by all 5 wadden Islands, which are Texel, Vlieland Terschelling, Ameland and Schiermoniksoog. The downwinder was actually even longer, because we started from the mainland of the Netherlands, at Den Helder instead from Texel. Even though it's a 2 days kitesurf trip, it's been the best kitesurf trip for me so far. The thrill of passing all the wadden islands which is world heritage UNESCO, is a undescribable experience. The trip itself was very good organised bij the people from Kite active. They are very experienced kitesurfers, and they know the area very well. They are very friendly, give good briefings, and this not only at the start, but also at several other locations where necessary. Alse the hotel on Terschelling was very nice. The boat trip back, and the bus back to Den Helder was perfect organised.Be aware to be an experienced kitesurfer. Don't under estimate it, it's great if you're an advanced kitesurfer with enough experience to kite in big waves on sea. Despite the advanced level of all kiters in the group, we had to wear a Safetrx whatch for our safety. Which really made this trip possible and safe.
Nick De BruijnNick De Bruijn
09:14 13 Nov 19
We had an amazing time with Kite Active down winding in Brazil. They manage a fun and relaxed atmosphere with a professional and save organisation to back it up. 0% stress, 100% kiting. Awesome week guys, see you again 😃next year!
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Highlights

  • Progress with professional coaches
  • Amazing downwinders and day adventures
  • Delicious food
  • Explore new places and kitespots with the KiteActive crew
  • Optional cultural activities (hiking/ wine tasting/ Cape of Good Hope/ etc..)

We organize the perfect kitesurfing holiday according to the Hakuna Matata principle, what 'No stress' means in Afrikaans 🙂 See below what is included in this trip and what you can add to optimally tailor your trip to what you want to achieve!
Level 3 / 4 – Zelfstandig / Advanced
from € 799
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  • IconCoaching en trick clinics. Maak progressie!
  • IconAccommodation in kite lodge
  • Icondelicious local breakfast
  • Iconkitecenter storage and local spot knowledge
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  • Icongezelligheid, foto’s & fun!
  • IconDownwinders, trickclinics
  • IconDaily yoga stretch sessions
from € 1499
  • IconIs dit pakket wel geschikt voor mij?
  • Icon coaching, trickclinics en progressie!
  • Iconaccommodation in kite lodge
  • Icondelicious breakfast
  • Iconkitecenter facilities & spot guidance
  • Iconairport transfer
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  • IconDownwinders, trickclinics, progression sessions
  • IconDaily yoga stretch sessions

Practical Information

Not Included

  • Your flight to Cape Town
  • Car rental. Our guides will have a big car to transport the group. However, do you want to have more flexibility, then you can easily rent your own car at the airport. Here are a few options:
  • Optional: Kite coaching package
  • Optional activities
  • Extra costs for private room
  • Kite- and travel insurance

What do you still have to arrange?

  • Fix your flights (we can assist)
  • Join the groupchat to stay updated
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Pack your bags with

  • Wetsuit 5/3 and a shorty
  • Kite gear if you haven’t booked anything online
  • Beachwear
  • Sunglasses (preferably also for the water)
  • Waterproof sunscreen high in SPF
  • Cap for kitesurfing
  • Warm clothes during the evenings
  • Clothing for all weather types
  • Hiking shoes

Dutch
English
German

February
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Tour's Location

Khaya Kite and Yoga House, Crinum Road, Table View, Cape Town, South Africa

FAQs

How is the group?

Our groups can vary from young to old, and are often evenly distributed with both men and women. The group usually consists of ages between 20 and 45, with exceptions of course. We teach beginners and give tips to advanced kitesurfers, so you can expect every level from us. We also often offer group activities that you can participate in without obligation. On some trips you may share a large room with other KiteActive guests, but this will be indicated. You can often contact us in advance via our Facebook events or see via the WhatsApp group which people will be present on the trip.

Do you also arrange flights?

Unfortunately not. But we will give you the best advice to make sure you book the correct flight tickets.

How is the wind? What kite material is needed?

Normally the wind blows 13 to 30 knots so the golden rule bring all sizes of kites!

Can I easily bring a boardbag

Yes! If you fly with KLM you can easily add an extra piece of luggage to your reservation.

What to Expect from Kiteactive in Cape Town

Join our Skyhigh camp in Cape Town for an unforgettable kitesurfing adventure. Here’s what you can expect:
  • Chasing wind: We will always be as flexible as possible and chase the wind where every she is. 80% of the days we are able to kite in front. However, sometimes it's great to organize a downwinder or explore a different spot. Based on the group's interest we make a daily plan!
  • Top-Notch Equipment: Access to the latest kitesurfing gear, ensuring a top-quality experience on the water.
  • Prime Kitesurfing Spots: Explore world-class spots like Kitebeach/ Big Bay/ Melkbos/ Hermanus/ Witsands/ Langebaan and Sharks Bay.
  • Community and Camaraderie: Meet fellow kitesurfers from around the world, sharing experiences, tips, and socializing at group dinners and beach bonfires.
  • Comfortable Accommodation: Stay close to the kitespots in cozy hostels or beachfront apartments, with amenities like Wi-Fi and gear storage.
  • Additional Activities: Whenever there's no wind, we will organize great adventures; hikes/ foodmarkets/ wine tasting tours/ sightseeing/ etc..
  • Memorable Experiences: Create unforgettable memories, from catching your first wave to exploring stunning landscapes.
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Jan Willem

As a Gym teacher my job is to motivate people to do activities and sports. Kitesurfing is my biggest passion and I will teach you everything I know!

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Roderick Pijls

Having a background of professional kitesurfer for over 12 years has taught me a lot. Seeing many cultures, meeting great people and knowing everything from the best spots in the world has convinced me to start sharing this with everyone who has that little 'Columbus' inside him/ herself.

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Leon ”the machine”

Instructor / Coach

10 years kite experience

In the summer I have my own kiteschool the Spot on Ameland. In the winter I travel the world with KiteActive!

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Joeri ”the Chef”

Chef

4 years kite experience

In the summer I work in a foodtruck on festivals and in the winter I cruise around in my Van and try to kite as much as possible!

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