Stand up paddle board's (also known as SUP boards!) are the new, modern and eco-friendly way to get out on the water and have some tremendous amounts of fun! Having grown enormously in popularity over the past few years, especially in Javea, it is the perfect activity for all groups and ages. However, paddle boarding in Javea comes with a warning: paddle boarding and learning how to perfect it can be seriously addictive and could be the beginning of a new lifelong passion... I have already fallen victim to paddle boarding, jumping on board (pun intended!) ever chance I get, and who knows, you may be next!
Well, let's just say that paddle boarding is incredibly easy to learn and that anyone can do it, irrelevant of age or experience! Additionally stand up paddle boarding is perfect for your health, significantly improving balancing, core strength, muscular endurance, neuromuscular coordination, agility, cardiovascular health and most importantly - confidence! Going out on a paddle board in Javea is an absolute must, be it for the incredible health benefits, or the unforgettable experience. So ready, set, paddle!
Javea is fortunate enough to have one of the most diverse coastlines on the entire Costa Blanca, combining some flat shorelines with mountainous and Jurassic-looking cliff faces. Also, Javea's coastline is made up of bays, meaning that external sea conditions rarely affect the sea, always keeping it smooth and crystal clear - providing a real transparent spectacle below your feet when paddle boarding! So in short, Javea is perfect for renting paddle boards and going for adventures and exploring, where you can even take a snorkel mask or two with you and see all that lays below your feet! This is an absolute must when in Javea.
Luckily it's a super quick activity to learn and you can master paddle boarding in a matter of minutes with the right instructions! After that, all you need to do is improve your balance and focus on small little things to seriously start paddling! And that's where the real fun begins! Paddle boards are for all ages and skill levels, allowing the activity to be experienced by virtually all! And as always our experienced and world-class instructors are always there to help teach you the right technique and help you in any way you may need before you hit the water!
In Javea we have a wide variety of places you can do paddle boarding from! We usually personally recommend which location we recommend at a specific moment in time, so it is best to call us and discuss in person! Nonetheless, if you're interested in finding out more about the locations that we cover and what can be done there, use the links below!
• A professional introduction into paddle boarding, teaching the basics of paddling and standing
• High quality and maintained stand up paddle board
• A leash
• Waterproof bag for phones to take photos
• Snorkel mask
• Access to changing rooms and a warm shower after the activity
• A cup of coffee
• The teaching and advice from our professional monitors
• Access to emergency jet-ski services in case of any issues
• Additional advice, tips and tricks after your lesson if you wish!
Each rental is between 1h00-3h00! This amount of time is perfect for us to be able to explore and paddle board down the coastline as well as be able to snorkel and explore the underwater secrets offered by wherever you go!
You are on the water approximately half of the rental coasting down along with the waves, and the other half you visit the beautiful and hidden locations offered by the tour as well as snorkel and have snacks!
The Mediterranean is blessed with very calm water conditions due to its enclosed nature. Additionally, this area of Javea is in a bay itself, meaning that even when the open sea is rough, we are protected and sheltered by the coastline! We are fortunate enough to have some of the best conditions on the Costa Blanca, with crystal-flat waters almost every single day!
Be it in the morning when it’s less busy, or later in the afternoon to experience beautiful sunsets, paddle boarding with Siesta Advisor is exceptional all-day. In the morning people can enjoy the privacy and the tranquillity of the sea, at midday those who tend to get cold in the sea can enjoy the refreshing sunlight warming your body whilst you float around, and in the afternoon you can enjoy the beautiful sunsets and prepare yourself for a calm and refreshing night with the family or friends! Additionally, paddle boarding in Javea can be done all-year! Javea boasts with having around 330 sunny days a year, meaning that even winter temperatures can reach 25oc! Let’s not forget, out of season there is significantly reduced tourism, meaning that you will be able to enjoy more private and intimate tours with your friends and family, often having a guide just to yourself!
Please refer to the following links to read about accessing Granadella, Portixol or Javea. We will also send you a detailed email after you make your reservation.
We highly recommend doing the paddle board rental in swimwear and/or clothes that you don’t mind getting wet as paddle boarding is a water-based activity. Appropriate footwear (not flip-flop, not slippers, closed beach shoes) is also important, not only for your safety, but also for your personal comfort when disembarking on small, beautiful pebbly beaches. One or two towels are also advisable.
Drinking water is essential as to avoid dehydration throughout the tour, and a few snacks (sandwiches, fruits, chocolate bars, nuts, sweets) to help with energy.
Paddle boarding, also known as SUP (Stand Up Paddle), is a modern and eco-friendly water activity that has gained immense popularity in Javea. It's suitable for all ages and offers tremendous amounts of fun and health benefits.
Absolutely! Paddle boarding is incredibly easy to learn, and anyone, regardless of age or experience, can do it. With the right instructions and a little practice, you'll be paddling like a pro in no time.
We offer paddle board rentals in Javea from several stunning locations, allowing you to explore the diverse coastline. Here are some of the main locations we recommend:
Each rental is typically between 1 to 3 hours. This duration allows you to explore the coastline, paddle along the waves, visit hidden locations, snorkel, and enjoy the overall experience.
Javea benefits from calm water conditions, thanks to its location in a bay. Even when the open sea is rough, the coastline offers sheltered and crystal-flat waters. You can expect excellent conditions for paddle boarding almost every day.
Paddle boarding in Javea is exceptional throughout the day. In the morning, you can enjoy privacy and tranquility. Midday offers refreshing sunlight, and in the afternoon, you can witness beautiful sunsets. Paddle boarding is possible year-round, with Javea's mild climate and an average of 330 sunny days per year.
We recommend wearing swimwear or clothes that you don't mind getting wet. Closed beach shoes are essential for safety and comfort when disembarking on pebbly beaches. Bringing towels and sunscreen is also advisable.
Bring drinking water to stay hydrated during the tour and some snacks (sandwiches, fruits, energy bars) for extra energy. Enjoy exploring the stunning locations such as Cala Granadella, Cala Portixol, Cala Tango, and Playa del Arenal during your paddle board rental experience.
Jump on board, cut through the water and enjoy the crystal clear scenes below you. Paddle boarding in Javea is considered one of the most magical experience due to the transparent waters and the amazing sea conditions, making this activity perfect all day, every day for absolutely everyone!
Interested in kayaking in Javea? More importantly, one of our guided kayak excursions in Javea visiting all of the little secrets our Jurrasic-like coastline has to offer? Learn more about Kayak Javea on this page!
Our #1 highest rated and most popular kayak excursion in not only Javea but on the Costa Blanca, the Ultimate Sea Cave Kayak & Snorkel tour! Prepare yourself for some underwater sea caves, abandoned and hidden bays, as well as crystal clear waters for some of the best underwater experiences possible!