For sheer exhilaration, nothing beats being out on the water. Picking up a water sport for your holiday is a great decision to make especially with the ideal weather conditions and locations that come with your holiday destination. Many package holidays for 2020 include a whole host of activities with your holiday price so you can head home with a qualification, an incredible experience and of course… a tan.
Whether you’re looking to gain a qualification or even if you’re just sailing for fun, there are many sailing holidays suitable to everyone. Practicing or learning how to sail is an exciting and thrilling way to soak in the beautiful atmosphere around you whilst getting the enjoyment of the activity.
Do you possess a need for speed? Windsurfing is another fantastic water sport that you can partake in on your holiday. Whether you are experienced or just a beginner, a day out on the board is simply amazing and with great instructors it won’t be long till you master it.
Stand Up Paddle boarding
Maybe you prefer a slower paced and easy to pick up activity? In this case stand up paddle boarding is perfect for you. A relaxing activity that not only is a great core workout but is a great way to get the most of your holiday, is super easy to learn and has become a very popular activity for that reason. Within an hour you can become very comfortable in the water and on your board.
There is no better way to explore the coastline than using a kayak and for those who aren’t keen on sailing or windsurfing then this could be for you. It’s simple yet amazing and most companies will assist you carrying the kayak to the water as well as giving you pointers and tips on where to go and how to kayak.
Waterskiing and Wakeboarding
Got a passion for skiing or surfboarding? Why not take it to the water. Waterskiing and Wakeboarding are another couple of great activities for the thrill seekers and they prove to be very popular amongst kids and adults alike. If you are a beginner there are dry land lessons to talk you through the basics and prepare you to go on the water in order for you to maximize your time and get the most out of the activity.
Arguably the most popular and known water sport activity is Scuba Diving, and for obvious reasons. Scuba Diving is an experience you will never forget and is a sudden feeling of pure excitement and pleasure. Prior to entering the water, you will practice using the scuba gear in a small pool and will be given a safety brief as well as tips to enhance your experience. From the aquatic creatures to the colourful coral, discovering the underwater world is a truly breath-taking experience.
These are our top picked watersports to enjoy on your next summer holidays. Have you tried any of them yet? What sports do you enjoy most in summer? Let us know in the comments below!