Best destinations for a fishing trip
Are you looking for true natural landscapes with good conditions to fish? Amateur fishing and traveling in your caravan or van?
Perhaps, one of the most exciting factors of fishing is found in the paradisiacal landscapes that surround it, and that is that more and more are planning their vacations in destinations that combine comfortable spaces with a perfect fishing practice and its consequent comforts. To rest.
Here we present 3 of the best places in the world to practice sports fishing recommended by us.
Quepos, Costa Rica
Quepos is now one of the most splendid destinations for offshore sports fishing in Costa Rica. It is located in a protected geographical area of the most characteristic winter winds of the North Pacific, benefiting fishing during these months. It is located on the Pacific coast of Costa Rica about 175 km south of San José.
During December to July is the best time to fish for sailfish, while the best fishing for marlin is from December to February.
The marlin species contain impressive black and blue marlins as well as striped marlin. Fish such as roosterfish, wahoo, mahi-mahi or yellowfin tuna are found.
And if you are a fisherman wanting to venture further, to live new experiences in Costa Rica, you can try your luck at Matapalo beach to catch the red sea bass and red and black sea bream with about 20 kg! To do this, do not leave a good surfcasting rod, you will find models of easy to be dismantled that will be ideal for long trips.
Key West, a unique place with a great charm that continues to attract lovers of sports fishing from around the world.
In Cayos you will find the most incredible international records in the world regarding sports fishing. There are 225 species of fish that inhabit these seas. This variety is what makes Key West a paradise for the sports fisherman of the sea.
In the shallows of white sands and grass bottoms we find fish such as the Macabí and the Sábalo (tarpon), the latter appreciated as the king for fly fishing. However, the tarpon can also be fished or baited. The best dates to fish for bonefish and tarpon are from April to June, for the marlin from April to October and for the sailfish from September to November and from January to March.
The north side becomes a refuge for the juvenile tarpon. Here are some excellent places for fishing for bass, Pomfret, scads, and barracudas.
On the outside of the reefs, there are perfect areas for fishing for amberjacks, buckets, sharks and other large fish.
About 20 miles south of Key West is the area of “The Wall,” with its deep waters to fish the blue and white Marlin, sailfish, dolphinfish and various types of tuna. It is an area loaded with a vast wealth of plankton and huge schools of fish that attract large predators.
Alphonse Island, Illes Seychelles
Apart from being a beautiful tourist destination, the Island of Alphonse is undoubtedly one of the best destinations for fly fishing. All the fishermen that arrive at this island are amazed with the quantity and size of the bonefish of these waters. In the last 3 years, more than 65,000 bonefish have been caught and released. Also, the island has an excellent boat for deep-sea fishing of species that contain sailfish, dolphin fish, wahoo and different varieties of tuna. The best time to fish is from November to March.
Several professional guides have spent many years perfecting techniques to fish for bonefish and other fly species in the shallows of the island.
If you are an apprentice, you have at your disposal many trained guides to teach you in your first sets, and if you are a more experienced fisherman, they will offer you excellent technical advice.
And leaving aside the fishing, you can enjoy activities such as diving and enjoy the incredible environment that the reefs offer, canoe trips, sailing, and windsurfing, etc. In short, it is the perfect place for fishermen who want to take their non-fisher partner with them.