11 water activities in Barcelona that you can’t miss!
Are you enjoying the summer? Of course you are… If you like adventure, water sports and if you are on holiday in Barcelona, this article is for you. Take a seat, take note and start organizing your summer plans with this 11 water activities that you cannot miss.
This adventure water sports was invented in 2011 by Franky Zapata, a French Jet Ski champion driver. Since then, every year has been gaining popularity to become one of the most trendy sport in beaches around the world. It is so famous that a World Championship is held in Qatar.
Amazing, isn’t it? As you can see, it is an incredible feeling that you should try, and it is easier than you think, just to have a little balance is more than enough.
Although it is one of the oldest water activities, the Banana Boat or Ski Bus is a guarantee of fun, laughs and it is a good way to meet new people. The challenge is to not fall into the water, but between you and me, falling is the funniest thing. What are you waiting for?
If you love adrenaline, you’ll love the Fly Fish. Pulled by a boat at full speed, get ready to fly over the waves, falling into the water, laughing and enjoying one of the wildest experiences you have ever lived in the sea. Watch this video, and hold on tight!
This is another water activity that even if it is not new, it arouses great passions among water sports lovers. You can practice it alone or in a group and whatever the kind of Jetski you choose, you will have fun and you will feel the adrenaline!
Cross the sea with a 12 metres long speedboat at breath-taking speed. Have you ever tried it? If you’ve never done it, and you love speed and the sea, this water activity is for you.
With this water activity, you will reach up to 55 knots (90 km/h) while you are enjoying the waters of the Mediterranean and the sea breeze in Barcelona! And you can also sunbathe and take a bath in a creek, as the activity includes a stop in a cove of Barcelona. What else can you ask for?
The Paddle Surfing is the most fashionable sport, but this kind of surfing is not new, since people of Polynesia have practiced it for centuries, it was a means of transport to move from one island to another.
If you want to practice it, all you need is a surfboard, a paddle and balance. But also a bit of power and control of your body to move taking advantage of the waves and the most important… Without falling into the water!
Would you like to fly through the sky 50 meters high above the sea? Parasailing is a water activity that combines a trip by boat and by air. To take off, the boat accelerates until you begin to take off and you fly like a bird.
Once you are high, just enjoy the skyline of Barcelona and feel free until you get back to reality. Emotions are guaranteed!
The depths of the sea are another world, dive deep into the water and immerse yourself in the deep sea of Barcelona and live an exciting experience surrounded by the sea life.
Immerse yourself in the depth of Barcelona’s coast, the perfect opportunity to discover the best kept treasures of the city!
If you love skiing, surfing and / or snowboarding, this is what you are looking for. Wakeboarding is a surface water sport that instead of skis you use a board similar to the one used for snowboarding. Get ready to jump more than 3 meters high. Do you want to try? Then continue Reading because we will give you some tecnical tips.
The first step is to reach enough speed to slide properly on water In order to this you must start with the body in a fetal position and half board out of the water and perpendicular to it. Your arms should be stretched and hugging your knees.
When the boat begins to accelerate, rotate the table to the stern and stand up so softly. Then stay upright with your legs bent and enjoy!
Do you like fishing or want to learn? Then let’s practice, you will come back home so satisfied.
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Have you ever wanted to learn sailing a boat and you have not yet had a chance? Now is the moment: Live an extraordinary experience in a sailboat and learn with a professional all the techniques of navigation in a 12 meters long boat.
Can you see? If you get bored is because you want to. Summer is to enjoy it, to live new experiences and to feel all the possibilities the see can give you. So, which water activity would you like to try?