You can't buy happiness, but you can rent a kite. It's almost the same.

In the bay of Dakhla, take advantage of the best water sports spots, but also professional advice during lessons and other courses at the Ocean Academy by La Tour d’Eole. This professional training centre was created in 2017 in collaboration with Bruna Kajiya, triple kitesurfing world champion and General Manager and Ambassador of the Ocean Academy.

World-class training
in the bay of Daklha

Objective: to offer world-class kitesurfing training and become the go-to school for learning and progression.

In addition to participating in training instructors and monitoring the quality of courses, Bruna offers clinics, intensive courses to learn to kitesurf like a champion.

kitesurfing spot

Our Ocean Academy is located on an outstanding kitesurfing spot.

You will have access to two spots: the main freeride spot and the spot known as the “piscine” (the pool). Both offer a flat body of water. The pool, is a 100% flat body of water where your feet will touch the bottom wherever you go.

La Tour d’Eole is the first establishment to be built on this much sought-after spot that is still very much untouched: it is paradise for both beginners and more demanding professionals.

The plus points of this spot:

  • One location, two sites
  • Completely safe spot with a side onshore wind
  • Untouched, uncrowded area

Certified and
multilingual instructors

Equipment is renewed each year, our monitors are certified and multilingual. Our instructors' skills are monitored by our General Manager & Ambassador Bruna Kajiya, triple and current kitesurfing world champion.

For those who come with their own kitesurfing equipment, La Tour D'Eole provides, at additional cost, a large storage space with a padlock. Storage Rate for 7 days: €50. Included: Private locker with padlock, access to changing rooms with hot showers.

Kitesurfing lessons
in the bay of Daklha

Lessons with Bruna Kajiya, triple and current world champion: Rates upon request

Ocean Academy also offers an introduction to kitesurfing: €500 (10 hours of semi-private lessons or 6 hours private):

  • Handling the wing
  • Body dragging
  • Waterstart
  • Learning the safety regulations

in the bay of Daklha

Dakhla is a paradise for downwind kitesurfing. The White Dune is one of the most beautiful excursions on offer. When you arrive by 4x4 to the site, you will enjoy a session on a perfect spot, around a majestic white sand dune over the lagoon. Then you will enjoy a downwind trip towards our Ocean Academy.  

Outstanding surf spots
in Dakhla

Our Ocean Academy offers you excursions to discover Dakhla's exceptional surf spots. Still largely undiscovered by surfers, Dakhla offers optimal waves. An advantage of Dakhla's spots is that they offer you the chance to become more advanced; they are ideal for both beginners and experts.

Our Ocean Academy offers surf trips to the best sites, depending on the wave forecast.

Stand-Up Paddleboarding

The lagoon opposite our Ocean Academy is perfect for Stand-Up Paddleboarding. Leaving from our centre, you can take long escapades, discover the beauty of Dakhla seen from the lagoon, and also venture off to secret beaches where you can kick back and relax.

You can also enjoy Stand-Up Paddleboarding in the waves during our excursions on the spots.