Les Basetes Dive Centre
Well equipped and ideally situated for scuba diving enthuisasts The Les Basetes Dive Centre has everything. Hence it offers a full range of Diving Courses on the Costa Blanca -from Beginner to Instructor Level.
This famous Calp Dive Centre has been established right on the sea front for many years.
Conveniently based as it is, at Puerto Les Basetes, on the Moraira road between Calp and La Fustera. Therefore only a 5 minute walk from our villa Los Pinos .
Here you will find the dive boats moored directly outside the centre because its the only dive centre in Calp with this facility. The centre has outstanding facilities designed to make your diving a memorable experience.
A full range of equipment, including two seven metre Valiant RNB Dive boats, complete with a boarding ladder and the latest safety equipment.
For more details about scuba diving in and around Calp follow this link. Alternatively you can go to the Les Basetes Dive Centre Website
Scuba Diving in Calp
You can enjoy Scuba Diving in Calp from a variety of places. In town or on the road to Moraira at Les Besetas.
One such school is Cemas, who operate from the centre of town. You can find them in C. Gibraltar no 4, Calpe.
Cemas offer several different diving courses at all levels of proficiency.
Hence, on completion of the course they will provide the diver with an internationally recognised certificate (CMAS).
Certificates are awarded according to the level the student has completed. Therefore, a beginner diver for example, would earn 1 star, whereas an expert would be given 4 stars.
Courses are also available for PADI, SSI and ACUC.
The school is located in theMultiadventure Centre of Calpe, at the foot of the Peñón de Ifach, about 100 meters from the port and between the two main beaches ofCalp. To learn more about scuba diving in calp follow this link
For details of scuba activities and excursions organised every day of the year visit this.Website
Kitesurfing in Calp
Kitesurfing in Calp is a fast growing sport so much so that the Calp town hall has designated a Kite Zone at the western end of the town beach. This is away from the tourist beaches which can be crowded in summer. Therefor it is not permitted to fly here during peak tourist season.
All along the Costa Blanca Coast line weather permitting, one can see kites flying. For more on kitesurfing and other activities click here.
If you are a beginner and can’t kite then please don’t fly in Calp – Go to Oliva beach instead. Website
Sailing in Calp
Sailing in Calp is incredibly popular. Whether you are an ocean going sailor or a dinghy sailor you will find every variation of the sport here in Calp.
Take a trip to the Club Nautica or Calp’s largest boating centre Euronautica on the main N332 road. Here you will be able to learn all there is to know about sailing and boating opportunities. Teach the kids to sail in an exciting optimus dinghy.
Find out about Sailing courses, sail a TOM 28, a 28-foot boat (8.48 m.) With capacity for 5/6 people, they are safe and fast to navigate.
Enjoy the Mediterranean coast of Calp its landscapes and a few hours of exciting fun aboard a TOM! There is much more information on water sports and sailing here.
Alternatively why not rent a Dufour 40 for up to 8 people, with or without a skipper? For more information about Sailing in Calp check out this website
Kayaking from Calp Beach
Kayaking from Calp Beach is somthing you will be sure to enjoy. You can rent all the equipment, for about €30 including life vests, etc from the operator.
Kayaking gives you the opportunity to explore the coast and many creeks and crevises. As well as silently observing close up, the cormorants and seagulls that live on the rock that dominates Calp,
If you want to try kayaking from Calp Beach you can get the equipment from the renters known as Yumping. You can find more watersports activities here or for more information specifically on kaying go to this .Website
Levante Beach SUP rentals
Playa Fossa or Levante Beach SUP rentals in addition to other beach activities.
If you want a beautiful beach with a few shops and restaurants the Levante beach or fossa beach comes highly reccommeded. If you just want to relax you can rent a Sun bed on the beach for about 5 euros each a day
Renting a SUP Standup Paddle board on Calp’sLevante (Arenal) beach during the summer months is ideal. Because there are qualified Monitors to help you get started and a ninety minute rental only cost around €20.
This is a great beach, cleaned daily by a tractor raking the sand and any washed up sea weed. In addition, Kayaks, pedalos can be rented. Moored 30 metres off shore is an inflateable floating activity center offerring fun for all ages. In fact you will find something for everyone here on the Levante beach.
You will find many more activities in the Calp area here.
Prices start at €20 for up to 90 minutes, for the latest information the Levante beach offers visit their .Website
Las Antipodas Nautical centre Calp.
Las Antipodas Nautical centre Calp is the home of all things nautical. Here you can also try your hand at Wakeboarding or Stand-Up Paddle Surfing (SUP).
If you have the know how, then there are also opportunities to rent a windsurfer, a catamaran or a dinghy. Perhaps you would prefer a Kayak?
The Calp Sailing School can be found in les Besatas about 3 kilometers from Town. It is on the coast road to Moraira (Just 5 minutes’ walk from villa Los Pinos).
Here you are offered the easiest, quickest, greatest fun opportunity to learn to sail on either a Windsurf board, a Catamaran, or paddle a Kayak. For more activitities of a nautical nature continue to browse these pages. For more about Las Antipodas Check out their Website
Club Nautica Calp
Club Nautica Calp’s yacht marina provides sheltered permanent berths for members. However Club Nautica Calp also welcomes visiting yachts,
Anyone can drive a boat with a motor of up to 15 hp (More than enough power for this kind of boat) without a license.
Alternatively the boats can be hired with a driver (captain). He or she will take you around the coast and show you the best places to drop anchor for a swim. Incidentally there is no need to have a boat license for the rental of a sport boats in Spain. It is necessary however, to show your nautical qualifications for larger vessels.
For rates and contact details please go to the club website
Alternatively should you want to know more about nautical activities in Calp got to this page
Rent or buy a boat – Euronautica
Rent or buy a boat – Euronautica is Calp’s biggest boating and camper centre.
Situated conveniently on the N332 highway, easy to find just off the roundabout opposite the Petrol station.
offers many water sports opportunities, from Yacht rental to power boat rental. This Jeaneaou Sun Odyssey 54 takes up to 8 people and is available with or without a skipper, for a day or a week.
If you prefer a motor boat then they have a great range from the Whaly 500 which does not require a licence to bigger boats that do require a licence like the Bayliner VR6.
If you do not have a license Euronautica can arrange a quick half day course to overcome this problem.
Whether you Rent or buy a boat – Euronautica will have something for everyone. Their fleet of boats is located in the Greenwich marina (Campomanes) about 4 kms from Calp. For more information on nautical venues in Calp continue to browse here
During the summer months a shuttle bus is provided to transport customers to and from Calp. You can get more details from their Website