• Shallow Lagoons
  • Beautiful Islands
  • Flat Water
  • Family Atmosphere
  • Ride with Us!


How to get there

Kite spot Abu Soma Riders located in Egypt, Soma Bay (Safaga), 48 km south of Hurghada International Airport. Kite station based directly at the beach of Amwaj Blue Beach Resort & Spa. If you wish to be picked up from your Hotel or from airport this can be arranged, just let us know a day in advance either by telephone, email or via our contact form.


Want to stay just in few steps away from the kite spot? Then you have to book Amwaj Blue Beach Resort & Spa (offers 24 hours all inclusive concept). That's a good choice of staying in Soma Bay (Safaga), especially for kitesurfing holiday! If you need private apartments we can help you with rentals. More information about accommodation you can find here.

Features of the kite spot

  • Kite season: All the year round
  • Wind: 10 - 35 knots
  • Kite sizes: 7-15 m² (most popular 9-12 m²)
  • Weather: Warm (winter months wetsuits)
  • Freestyle: Perfect! Shallow flat water
  • Beginners: Very good! Wide sandy shallow lagoons
  • Kite trips: Islands Utopia, Tobia could be reached in 10 min by kite or motorboat
  • Kite services: Storage, beach assistance, rescue boat, kite lessons, kite rental, repairs
  • Kitesurfers night: Dive under pub, Oasis Lounge in kilo 8


Kiteboarding Equipment Rental 3 hours 1 day 1 week 2 weeks
 Full 40 € 55 € 240 € 370 €
Kite only 30 € 40 € 190 € 290 €
Board only 20 € 30 € 100 € 170 €
Harness, shoes, helmet, life vest (per item) 5 € 15 € 40 € 60 €
Storage  (incl. 4 rescues per 1 week 8 per 2 weeks + Island trip) 15 € 80 € 150 €
Rescue (extra) - 10 €  Equipment Insurance - 50 €

Service for all kite surfers

At the kite spot Abu Soma Riders, you are going to find all what you need for a safe and comfortable kitesurfing holiday. 
For guests with their own kiteboarding equipment, we offer storage boxes for kites and boards, locked up and watched by overnight security from the hotel.

Beach boys will pump your kites easy and free. If you are renting kites from our kite station we offer special pump service - a member of staff inflates the kite for you and set up the bar.

Our friendly and good trained beach personal assist you while launching and landing your kite and can answer any questions you may have. The rescue boat is out in the water at all times and will help and assist you if any problems occur.

Guests enjoy extra benefits at our kite station, including services such as beach volleyball, table tennis, beach tennis, changing rooms, showers, relaxing area, and a lot of kind of Egyptian tea & coffee.

We have an allocated area for washing your kites at the end of your vacation. Here you can rinse your kites with fresh water and leave them to dry before packing them down.

If you're traveling with friends that don't kitesurf, they are more than welcome to spend time at the Kitesurfing Spot and make use of our beach and amenities - absolutely free of charge!


Watch video from the Kite Spot

Check wind in Soma Bay

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