TIP Southwest is the best wind direction at Neeltje Jans. Want flat water where you can stand far because you are still a beginner? Then go with low tide. Walk at least a hundred meters away from the windmill for more stable wind.
When the wind turns southwest, kitesurfing is no longer possible at Vrouwenpolder, Neeltje Jans is! At low tide, fairly flat water can be found on Neeltje Jans. With high tide there are often reasonable waves coming in and the spot is a bit more challenging. On Neeltje Jans there are unfortunately no facilities such as showers or a toilet.
KITESURFING AREA NEELTJE JANS
Kite surfing is allowed from the dike with windmills to the sign at the beginning of the nudist beach, about 400 meters away. When the weather is sunny, you may find some bathers on the nude beach. In bad weather, no one will make a problem of it if you pass the sign.
KITESURF SCHOOL NEELTJE JANS
Vertigo has a permit to give kitesurfing lessons at Neeltje Jans. We will gather at the spot Neeltje Jans. We bring all the gear with our bus. Parking is available under the bridge near the locks on the island. From there it is a few minutes walk to the kitesurf spot.
✓ Suitable for beginners
✓ Long shallow at low tide
- 5-minute walk to the parking lot
- Small beach at high tide
PARKING KITESURF SPOT NEELTJE JANS
From the direction Vrouwenpolder take the exit 'Delta park Neeltje Jans'. Keep turning right at every possibility and drive all the way back. You now come out under . the main road next to the lock. You can park under the bridge next to the lock. It is about a 5-minute walk to the beach.
The onshore wind directions for kitesurfing at Neeltje Jans:
The wind directions below are offshore at Neeltje Jans: