Downwind Taxi Services

Enjoy the Downwids on the Basque coast with locals, from Hondarribia to Itzurun beach in Zumaia in Gipuzkoa, from Armintza to Punta Galea in Bizkaia and in the north in Iparralde from Capbreton to Socoa.

Live the unforgettable experience with the locals and the wonderful landscape with the rocky outcrops of the Jaizkibel mount, also called the Jaizkibel formation, powerful yellowish sandstone layers, profusely eroded.

Downwind Shuttle Service

RATES. MINIMUN GROUP 4 PEOPLE.

One way. Launch / Pickup.

0 < 20 km : 15€ for paddler

> 20 km: Check the price

REQUIERED MATERIAL AND COMPULSORY 

  • LIFEVEST: It is mandatory to wear the approved life jacket.
  • COMUNICATION DEVICE: Mobile phone, radio, talkie …
  • LEASH: The paddler must be attached to the canoe through a leash as a security measure.

Practical infomation

DOWNWIND LEVELS.

Wave sizes and wind force

BASIC:  Waves 0,5 – 1m / Wind: 7 – 10 knots

MEDIUM: Waves 1 – 1.5 m / Wind: 10 – 15 knots

ADVANCED:  Waves 1 – 2.5 m / Wind: > 15 knots

NOTE:

AMUITZ Nautical Experiences in order to preserve the safety of the participants, reserves the right to cancel the Downwind activities due to adverse weather or maritime conditions. AMUITZ Nautical Experiences is not responsible for the individual activity of the paddler once in the water.

NORTH ZONE

Hondarribia – Socoa: ± 9 Km

Hondarribia – Guethary: ± 15 Km

Socoa – Guethary: ± 8 Km

Guethary – Tarnos: ± 15 Km

Capbreton – Tarnos: ± 18 Km

SOUTH ZONE

Getaria – Donostia / San Sebastián: ± 16 Km

Donostia / San Sebastián – Pasaia: ± 20 Km

Donostia / San Sebastián – Hondarribia: ± 24 Km

Pasaia – Hondarribia: ± 20 Km

Downwind Gallery

Downwind Videos

Our gratitude to Mikel Amenabar for the videos

The Big waves give you smiles,
the Little ones, miles, miles, …

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