This is one of the most popular spots in Mauritius and known worldwide. The famous mountain of Brabant creates a wind turbine effect that intensifies the wind and when other spots do not work, here you have a safe wind. Le Morne Kite Beach has a wide lagoon and small waves.

The map of Le Morne

This kitespot has a wide variety of spots in its surroundings to choose from, conditions vary rapidly depending on which side of the beach you are in.

In winter, Le Morne is usually very crowded and may not be at all pleasant to ride. Check out the individual posts about the kitespots in Mauritius for more info.

It is located
  • South Coast of Mauritius
Best time to go
  • You can kitesurf almost all year
  • The best months are between May and November
Beach
  • Clean water
  • Many corals at the beach and at the bottom of the sea
  • The bottom of the sea have some rocks
Water temperature
  • Summer: 25 to 28 °C
  • Winter: 23 to 25 °C
Winds
  • East and South East
  • Side off shore
  • 20 – 30 knots
Kite size
  • 7 to 9 m²
Waves
  • The best waves you will find a few meters from the coast, at the spots Manawa and One Eye
Recommended level
  • Intermediate
  • Expert
Dangers
  • Some rocks, fragile and sharp corals and urchins at the bottom of the sea
  • Trees
  • Currents by the pass
Infrastructure
  • At the resorts, you will have showers, toilets and restaurants
  • If you are at the public beach, you have toilets
Additional infos
  • Some of the people are not very friendly. You may feel a little sense of anarchy
  • Early in the morning there are not many people. Most schools begin at 9 am

Wind forecast

Pros and cons in Le Morne

 High probability of wind
 Constant winds
 Very flat water
 No boat traffic
 On no wind days, lots of other activities

 Many corals on the bottom of the sea
 Narrow beach to start and land your kite
 During winter, overcrowded spot
 Local people may not be very friendly

Le Morne in Mauritius, kitespots for kiteboarding
Le Morne in Mauritius, kitespots for kiteboarding

Kitespots near Le Morne 

  • Bel Ombre
  • Le Morne Lagoon – Shallow lagoon and a long clean beach for beginners
  • Little Reef – It has moderate waves
  • Manawa – Most of all for experts who love waves
  • One Eye – Suitable for those who have more experience

Here you can find a complete list of the kitespots in Mauritius.

More infos about Mauritius

Visit the post of Mauritius, where you will discover some tips for the island, more information about all the spots for kitesurfing, when is the best time to go, winds and a lot more.

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Le Morne kite beach
Le Morne kite beach