Barcelona Water Sports

Barcelona has beautiful beaches, which not only invite you to swim in the sea or to bathe in the sun.
There are many possibilities to enjoy the day on the beach.
Whatever you like- sailing, water skiing, kayaking, jet skiing, wind surfing, driving by motor boat, catamaran or yacht- Barcelona offers you all kind of water sports.
In addition to water sports, Barcelona’s paradisiacal beach promenade changes into a platform for inline-skating, skateboarding, jogging and cycling during the summer time.


Travel to Barcelona’s beaches on the Mediterranean to visit its exciting sports events!
The sports equipment can be rented at the beach.

Click here - to discover the different companies in Barcelona where you can rent water sports equipment or to book a trip.


Surfing along the Costa Brava

Man surfer

The Costa Brava means ‘the wild coast’, which is related to its great waves and coastal wind. Surfers profit from these perfect surfing conditions. The Costa Brava runs from Blanes to Port Bou and encompasses a length of 200 km.
There are almost twenty marinas at the Costa Brava, where you can rent all kind of different water sports equipment and boats.

The Costa Brava offers several surf spots. The most important ones are El Port de La Selva, Roses, Ampuriabrava, Sant Pere Pescador and L’Escala. Windsurfing plays a very important role in the bay of Roses.
However, in the summer you have to take care of the bathers at the shore and the boats on the sea. There is much traffic, especially in the high season between July and August.


Sailing along the Costa Brava

The Costa Brava is a beautiful coast to sail. Start in Barcelona City and discover its surroundings by sailboat! Many providers of charter sailboats are situated in Barcelona and offer trips along the fascinating Costa Brava coast. Pilot books are available describing the best places to anchor.

Do you want to participate in sailing and be at the wheel or do you just want to enjoy the sun, wind and water while sitting on a sailing boat? Both options are possible on the board of Barcelona’s sailing boats.

Discover the passion for sailing!

Click here - to discover the different companies at the Costa Brava where you can rent water sports equipment or to book a trip.


Regatta and Races

Sailing race

Since Spain is known for its water sports, take the opportunity to visit a regatta of various sailing clubs along the coast! You are invited to join the regattas and races! The famous Mediterranean regatta ‘La Ruta de la Sol’ takes place every year. Visit or participate in the Mediterranean regatta for sailing boats! The sailing competition tour starts in the Easter holidays, begins in Barcelona and ends in Ibiza town.


Sailing and Surfing Courses

Are you interested in attending a course of sailing or surfing? With the knowledge and the first experiences of the basic course, the world of sailing and surfing is open to you!

Discover the beaches on the Mediterranean on your own! It is your chance to adventure the fascinating sport of sailing and surfing.