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Summer ​activities in Hyeres 

Sailing

Hyères is a superb location for sailing with generally stronger winds during the spring months and calmer breezes during the height of summer. There are plenty of sheltered bays, marinas and harbors and it is an excellent location for both beginners and experienced sailors. The UCPA in Hyères have a number of quality Catamarans and a team of experienced and quality instructors so you can make the most of the water.

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Wind Surfing

Hyères is extremely popular with windsurfers and is often referred to as the European capital of windsurfing. The conditions around Hyères lend themselves particularly well to windsurfing and it is a great location for both beginners and experienced windsurfers. The UCPA centre have a full fleet of windsurfs and an excellent team of instructors.

Kite Surfing

The UCPA in Hyères offers kite surfing with experienced and qualified instructors. The warm waters of the Mediterranean are the perfect location to develop your kite surfing skills.

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Sea Kayak

If you prefer a human powered adventure then there is some excellent sea kayaking around the coast of Hyères and it is a great way to explore. The UCPA have a fleet of sea kayaks and a team of qualified instructors to show you around.

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Testimonials

  • UCPA is a unique and brilliant experience, I would not describe it as a hotel but also not hostel it is somewhere in-between. Its a place where meeting people and making friends...
    Peter E
  • No matter how hard you try, when you book everything separately (especially with the Euro and price of food at the moment), you will never beat UCPA.
    Anna R
  • Lunch and dinner were epic. Buffet style with delicious and varied options each day and night. Not cheap foods either - Full roast chickens, ribs, roast beef, etc. Unreal!
    Ron H
  • There is always a range of ages, nationalities, mixtures of solo travellers, couples, groups etc. We have booked as a group of 6, a group of 36 (no joke) and even just me and my boyfriend – it works for all.
    Anna R
  • The food offers great variety, choice (several options each night), quantity (as much as you want) and quality is decent (7/10). Cheese and yoghurts coming out of your ears, packed lunch option, afternoon...
    Anna R