Kitesurfing school in Sri Lanka:
We´ll make you ride!
Sri Lanka Tourism Award Winner
“Best watersport center” & Kitesurfing school in Sri Lanka
De Silva offers the best kitesurfing school and kite surf center in Sri Lanka! Book kitesurfing lessons and rooms directly at Sri Lankas kite spot Kalpitiya! The best Kitesurfing school in Sri Lanka = De Silva Windresort. You like to learn kitesurfing in Sri Lanka? Read about our offer.
Kitesurfing school in Sri Lanka with two Resorts
Book your kite surf lessons at Kitesurfing school in Sri Lanka and rooms directly at Sri Lankas hotspot Kalpitiya Lagoon! Either singles, couples, families and groups will find in our two resorts built next to each other nice accommodation for all budgets!
Above all, the best kitesurfing school in Sri Lanka offers high-end instruction standards (VDWS) and individual courses to make you ride! Book your individual kite surf course here and read in short what you will learn during your beginner course!
The one and only windsurf school in Kalpitiya! Offered by Sri Lankan 4th times windsurf National Champion Upul De Silva. Learn windsurfing here at Kalpitiya Lagoon! Book your windsurf lessons and rooms directly at Sri Lankas hotspot Kalpitiya Lagoon!
North Kiteboarding Center
Actually we offer the new NORTH Kiteboarding equipment! You can rent and test it or buy your new North gear at our surf shop. In case you bring your own kites and boards just store them with us during your water sport holidays. Therefore we offer a secured storage for free!
Best kitesurfing school in Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka Tourism Award winner
De Silva offers the best kitesurfing school and kite surf center in Sri Lanka! You can book with us kitesurfing lessons and in addition comfortable rooms directly at Sri Lankas kite spot Kalpitiya!
In case you search the internet for a suitable accommodation for your next dream holiday in Sri Lanka, you will find more than enough offers. Even tough every kite school in Sri Lanka has its offers only one can be the best and this is us!
DE SILVA Windresort is the proud winner of the last Sri Lankan Tourism Award in the category “best water sport center”! We offer you highest standards in both sports. Wether in Kitesurfing or Windsurfing as well as top equipment for rental and individual trainings. We´ll make you ride!
Today Kalpitiya is one of the most famous wind spots in the world and as a result attracts more and more tourists to kite surf and windsurf every year!
Upul De Silva & De Silva Team
Upul De Silva, himself a successful windsurf (Asian Games 2006) and passionate waterman founded the surf school in 2009, as one of the first at a time when Sri Lanka was unknown as a wind sports destination.
Read more about our story and get to know our De Silva Team…
Kitesurfing in Sri Lanka: Kalpitiya
De Silva offers the best kitesurfing school and kite surf center in Sri Lanka! Book your kitesurfing lessons and rooms directly at Sri Lankas hotspot Kalpitiya Lagoon!
Next to 10 months of wind, Kalpitiya offers the huge Kalpitiya Lagoon with flat waters, standing areas (perfect for beginners) and teaching zones. In addition, the ocean is just a jump away where higher levels can go for a ride!
Moreover there are a lot of options to make a kite trip: e.g. Vella Island, Dreamspot or down-winders!
Read more of the spots and our kite school in Sri Lanka…
Stay at De Silva Resorts
Our motto is “We´ll make you ride” so whatever level you come from we offer you best conditions here in Kalpitiya to have a great surf holidays!
To sum up, a lot of amenities await you next to the kite school and the windsurf center: Refresh during a swim, relax while your Ayurvedic treatments, compete in a billiard match or just relax in a hammock 🙂
In our restaurant we serve you best and totally fresh foods from the region.
On the other hand at DE SILVA surfbar you can order fresh cocktails, coconuts, soft drinks and lion beer.
During your whole stay at De Silva we will take care of your well being – so just have a great time in Kalpitiya!
Kalpitiya as a region is very strongly influenced by fishing. After the first tourists found their way to Kalpitiya about 10 years ago (after the end of the war), traditional handicrafts can be seen everywhere. Likewise through the booming tourism a lot has changed. The profitable economy offers many families a new livelihood and promotes growth in all areas. De Silva is considered the initiator of water sports tourism in Kalpitiya and was one of the first to introduce Kalpitiya as a kitesurfing and windsurfing spot to the world and to market it as such.
Just a 5 minutes ride with a tuck tuck you reach the center of Kalpitiya town. Even there are not many attractions, you have the option to get a insight of the real life Sri Lankan inhabitants. In terms of progress, Sri Lanka is still behind the European standards in many ways but for this you can still see tradition craftsmanship!
De Silva Charity - What we do for others...
As a hotel company and kite school in Sri Lanka, we overtake responsibility for natural environment! De Silva does not withdraw from this topic and tries to take a leading role!
That is to say, we have changed our hotel business into plastic free.
We try as much as possible to avoid waste when buying food for the hotel.
Certainly we hope to create awareness by cleaning Kalpitiya´s beach & streets!
Moreover we support the poor families and school children in Kalpitiya with school books and clothes.
There´s a lot more…
Book here your windsurf or kitesurfing holidays directly with us
and get a -5% Discount on Room Basis Price and a 15% Voucher for a product of your choice from our surf shop
Kitespot for freeriding
and kite school for all levels
and windsurf center for all levels
Different room types
Restaurant and Bar
Massage and Ayurveda
Yoga on request
Pool for all guests
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