Salinas del Rey, Colombia is the newest location added to the GKA Kite World Tour. Located on the northern coast of Colombia, outside the small fishing village of Santa Veronica, the point of Salinas del Rey offers wind, flat water, waves and warm weather. As a result this spot is heralded as one of the best wave riding and flat water spots on the Colombian Caribbean coast. Therefore this kitesurfing paradise will host the first stop of the 2022 World Tour season!
The Wind Conditions
The primary wind season in Salinas del Rey is January through April, with daily winds averaging between 20-35knots. While February and March are the windiest months, May through July also often average 15-25kt days. In order to maximize conditions, the GKA will be hosting the first tour stop there in March!
The predominant wind direction is from the NE making for a side-onshore breeze. Visitors to the area should search Santa Veronica on Windguru and ikitesurf in order to find accurate wind readings.