Cartagena - Castillo Grande Spot ID
Reliability: rarely breaks
Best: Swell W | Wind N
Sea Temperature Today is: 29.3 °C
Cartagena - Castillo Grande in Caribbean Coast is a very sheltered beach break. Winter and spring are the best times of year to visit. The best wind direction is from the north. Groundswells and windswells are equally likely and the ideal swell angle is from the west. The beach breaks are all lefts. The quality of the surf isn't affected by the tide. Even when there are waves, it's not likley to be crowded. Surfing here means negotiating dangerous rips.
For Cartagena, Colombia, 1 km from Cartagena - Castillo Grande.
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At Cartagena/Rafael Airport, 6 km from Cartagena - Castillo Grande.
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Overall Cartagena - Castillo Grande Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May
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Ski Resorts closest to Cartagena - Castillo Grande:
- The closest passenger airport to Cartagena - Castillo Grande is Rafael Nunez (Cartagena) Airport (CTG) in Colombia, 7 km (4 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Cartagena - Castillo Grande is Ernesto Cortissoz (Barranquilla) Airport (BAQ), also in Colombia, 101 km (63 miles) away.
- Third is Las Brujas (Corozal) Airport (CZU) in Colombia, 122 km (76 miles) away.
- Baracoa (Magangue) Airport (MGN) in Colombia is 146 km (91 miles) away.
- Simon Bolivar (Santa Marta) Airport (SMR), also in Colombia is the fifth nearest airport to Cartagena - Castillo Grande and is 166 km (103 miles) away.
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