Hamamatsu, home to the countries largest kite festival, has the best wind conditions and kiteboarding spots in Japan. The longest beach in Japan is located 20 minutes South of our shop. With miles of empty coastline, waves and wind, it is kiteboarding Heaven. Lake Hamana (20 minutes from our shop) which is shallow all the way out, is the best place in the country to learn. The mouth of the Tenryu river (30 minutes away) has butter flat water for wakestyle, and waves on the ocean side. The 3 best spots in Japan, and all located in one town, Hamamatsu.
Season: Wind all year. Winter is very windy. 25-35 knots everyday. 7m2 kites the way to go.9-12m2 in Spring12-16m2 in Summer and Autumn
Directions: Get on the bullet train heading West from Tokyo station. Hamamatsu city is only 1 hour 15 minutes if you catch the fast train with few stops.We pick you up from Hamamatsu station and take you to the beach.