Tips if you are going to do Jet Skiing in Barcelona
If you are looking for a place to rent a jet ski in Barcelona, with this guide we will try to help you and to put it really easy for you at the moment of trying to book your activity with a jet ski.
To discover Barcelona by crossing its waters on a jet ski is an experience you need to live. Surely, you have a seen for a lot of times in the beach people riding a jet ski and have felt an eagerness to try it, well, then, the moment to take the step has arrived.
The jet skis are really easy to drive and manage, easy to control, and always, before starting the activity, the instructor will tell you the necessary instructions. All the jet skis are two-seaters, so you can decide between riding the watercraft alone or with someone.
Here, we show you a taste of a jet ski trip in Barcelona so you see how fun is this experience:
If you decide to try this activity, now you need to choose where to do it. Depending on the location you are standing, you can choose between Barcelona (Port Forum and Port Olympic) Calella, Vilanova i la Geltrú, Pineda de Mar, Cubelles, Badalona, Sitges or Cabrera de Mar.
Usually, the activity is available throughout the whole year, specifically the trips and rental that take place in the city center of Barcelona, but the best season to do it is during the months from April to October.
If you already know the zone, now you need to choose the type. In Ciudad Condal, you can enjoy all these offers to ride a jet ski and all the possibilities that this watercraft offer when talking about which type of activity:
- Rental in a jet ski circuit: If you want to check the power of the engine, accelerate, stop and go at your pace but do not possess any type of degree, you will need to choose a rental in a circuit. You can drive a jet ski inside the determined and closed area. The monitor will hand out the jet skis and life jackets, explain how to manage it and say where you can take them.
During the time of the rental, you will be free to navigate whenever you like. You can choose between Barcelona, Calella or Pineda de Mar and durations that go from 15, 20, 30 minutes or 1 hour.
- Jet ski guided route: We propose you to discover the most beautiful points that the sea of Barcelona hides whilst riding a jet ski. You will combine it with incredible views, a sight, with a great dose of adrenaline. These routes are always guided by a monitor you need to follow. He/she will explain the functioning of the jet ski, will inform you about the schedule ad route and will stay attentive to the group, will hand out the life jackets… and the adventure starts!
Because the jet skis are two-seaters and you decide to share the experience with another person, you can also change seats and both can drive.
The routes go from 30 minutes up to 4 hours. You can cross the capital of Barcelona, carry out a route that goes from Vilanova to Sitges or navigate through the Garraf coast. Pineda de Mar, Badalona or Calella are other areas you can visit with a jet ski.
For circuit rentals or guided routes the only requirement is to be of legal age, minors can go as co-pilot from 6 or 7 years.
- Free rental: If you have at least the basic degree to go jet skiing, you can rent this watercraft on your own. You can freely pass through the places you want. These rental go for hours, from 2 to 10. Normally, the company demands a secure payment and fuel is not included in the price. Nowadays, you will need to travel to Port Olimpic if you want to rent a jet ski in Barcelona.
If you are a group of friends, family or workmates and thinking about enjoying a jet ski route, you need to know that you can do it with up to 8 two-seater jet ski.
And you, are you one of those that hate to just rest on a towel and want new experiences?