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Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Daytona Beach

Ledges And Reef Run

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31 ft 1 - 6 People $$

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Daytona Beach Inshore Fishing

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18 ft 1 - 3 People $

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Half Day Shark Trip

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18 ft 1 - 3 People $

Flats, Inshore, Jetty, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Daytona Beach

Inshore Saltwater Adventure

20 ft 1 - 4 People $

Flats, Inshore, Jetty, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Daytona Beach

Snook Season!

20 ft 1 - 4 People $

Inshore, Nearshore, River Fishing Charter in Daytona Beach

Shark Fishing

20 ft 1 - 4 People $

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Flats, Inshore, Jetty, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Daytona Beach

Tarpon Trips

20 ft 1 - 4 People $

Hop on board with Captain Scott and prepare for a beautiful day of deepsea fishing in the Florida Atlantic's Gulf Stream waters! The blue waters out there in the Gulf Stream are a great area to target big game fish that run the Gulfstream waters as if it were a superhighway. On this extended day 10-hour adventure, Captain Scott will break out the heavy tackle to troll for Mahi Mahi, White Marlin, Sailfish, Yellowfin Tuna, and Wahoo. You'll be fishing aboard Captain Scott's 31ft Contender center console with a capacity for 6 anglers. This boat is designed by fishermen for fishermen. It is the ultimate fishing platform and has plenty of space to fight that monster fish, set up your dive gear, or kick back and relax in a bean bag chair. It has 2 large live wells to hold live bait, 4 fish boxes including two separate 400qt fish boxes. With twin 300's strapped to the stern, Captain Scott can get you out to the fishing grounds in a hurry so you'll spend more time fishing and less time riding. The boat is also equipped with a bathroom which can be a lifesaver when your 15+ miles offshore. Captain Scott will provide all rods, reels, tackle, and live bait. All you need to bring is sunglasses, sunscreen, and any snacks or drinks you might need. Come visit Port Orange and have a super fun time on the water with Captain Scott! Read More

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Port Orange

Gulf Stream Trophy Hunt

31 ft 1 - 6 People $$$
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Get out there and get after some of Florida's best inshore fishing with Captain Billy, a highly experienced tournament angler and top-tier guide! You'll explore a range of fish habitats, including oyster bars, ledges, sunken structure, and flats, hunting for champion Redfish, Speckled Seatrout, Snook, Jacks, Snapper, Sharks and more that lurk in the waters around Ponce Inlet. It will Depend on the season, weather, and your preferences. On the morning of the trip, you'll head out aboard his custo, 21' Avid FST bay boat—perfect for this type of fishing and with a proven track record. It's equipped with a 150 HP Yamaha engine, and she gets up to a maximum cruising speed of 25 knots. Captain Billy will bring everything necessary for a blue-ribbon fishing experience, including rods, reels, tackle, bait, and most importantly, his expertise catching prizewinners. To maximize your experience on the water, make sure to remember a pair of Polarized Sunglasses, a Hat, Weather-Appropriate Clothing, and Sunscreen. Read More

Flats, Inshore, River Fishing Charter in Port Orange

Inshore Insanity

100% (3)
21 ft 1 - 4 People $

Offshore fishing in Florida provides access to an abundance of pelagic species such as mahi-mahi, tuna, wahoo, and sailfish. With its warm waters and diverse marine life, Florida’s offshore fishing scene is a prime destination for sport fishing enthusiasts and competitive anglers. Offshore fishing trips in Florida can be a thrilling and unforgettable experience for those who seek big game catches and the thrill of open-water fishing. We've recently acquired a 310 Stamas fishing boat that is sure to impress any angler. This vessel is equipped with all the latest technology, including a state-of-the-art navigation and fish-finding system that ensures a successful fishing trip. With its spacious layout and comfortable amenities, it is perfect for groups of up to six people. The Stamas fishing boat also boasts a large cockpit area, perfect for reeling in that trophy catch. Overall, the boat is a top-of-the-line choice for any fishing excursion. Read More

Deep Sea, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Port Orange

6hr Offshore Fishing

32 ft 1 - 6 People $$

You will be sight fishing from the bow of a flats skiff in the Mosquito Lagoon or Indian River Lagoon. Despite the scary name, there are no mosquitoes on the water. With clear skies and water, you can see fish within casting distance. In addition, we look for tails, fins, and wakes from single fish, groups or schools. Year round targets include redfish (red drum), spotted seatrout, and black drum. Seasonal catches may include tarpon and snook. Your captain has nearly 20 years of guiding experience specializing in sight fishing these waters. Capt. Chris is a certified fly casting instructor with the FFI for those wanting to improve their cast. Fly fishing in this area is primarily sight fishing which means you are casting at specific targets. 7 weight rods are used most often with 5, 9, and 12 wt rods for specific species. This trip is not for beginner level fly anglers due to the need for speed and accuracy in casting. I can provide all tackle and flies at no additional charge, or you may bring your own. In the event conditions for fly fishing are not optimal, spinning tackle will also be available on board. Fly fishing trips are usually started at first light unless otherwise dictated by weather or other factors discussed in advance. All trips are catch, photo, release only. Read More

Flats, Inshore Fishing Charter in Allenhurst

Saltwater Fly Fishing Near Orlando & Disney

16 ft 1 - 2 People $

If you are looking to spend a day on the Indian River, Mosquito Lagoon, or further out exploring the nearshore waters beyond Ponce Inlet area let Captain Todd take you out on the water for an epic experience. Captain Todd runs inshore and backcountry fishing trips that can yield the likes of Redfish, Black Drum, Speckled Trout & Snook. If weather conditions cooperate Captain Todd also offers nearshore trips in the spring, summer & early fall out of Ponce Inlet for Tarpon, Snook, Bull Redfish Shark and the occasional Barracuda. You will be fishing from a brand new 24ft Skeeter bay boat. The waters you will see are portions of the Inter-Coastal Waterway which runs up the inside of the barrier islands on the Atlantic coast. You can go sight fishing and try out his custom spinning or bait casting rods for a light tackle adventure you are certain to enjoy. If you like fishing on the fly, the captain can accommodate you, just let us know in advance. The boat is equipped with Garmin & Lowrance Electronics, 8′ Power Pole anchors, Engel Coolers and life jackets for everyone. Captain Todd is on the Pro Staff of company’s like “PowerPole“, “Florida Fishing Products“, “MHX Rods“, “Engel Coolers“, “THMarine“, “Gambler Lures“, “Bob’s Jack Plates” you will be using the best available equipment. The captain will furnish FFP Reels, MHX custom rods, live bait, and lures. Bottled water is served on board, but you can also bring your own favorite beverage. Make sure to bring food, pack sunblock, a cap, shades (preferably polarized if sight fishing), and comfortable clothes. The fishing license is included for saltwater trips only. Note that you can keep your fish, but catch and release is encouraged. These fisheries are solid year round. All that changes is whats hot, if you want to practice inshore angling, Captain Todd has the skills to help you out. Book a trip, and come catch your fish! Read More

Inshore, Jetty, Nearshore Fishing Charter in New Smyrna Beach

Inshore Saltwater Run

100% (1)
24 ft 1 - 5 People $
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Everything to Know About Booking a Fishing Charter in Daytona Beach

What are the best fishing charters in Daytona Beach?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 71 trips in Daytona Beach, and the most popular trips in the area are Ledges and Reef Run guided by Scott, Daytona Beach Inshore Fishing guided by Srbo, and Half Day Shark Trip guided by Srbo.

Our guides in Daytona Beach are rated a 4.93 out of 5 based on 2511 verified reviews on Captain Experiences.

All guides on Captain Experiences are licensed, insured, and vetted by our team. You can access their reviews, click through trip photos, read bios to get to know them, and preview trip details like species, techniques, group sizes, boat specs and more.

Other popular cities nearby for booking a charter include Port Orange, New Smyrna Beach and Edgewater.

Looking for kid friendly charters in Daytona Beach? Check out our beginner and family friendly charters in Daytona Beach.

What types of fishing charters are common in Daytona Beach?

Deep Sea fishing is the most popular in Daytona Beach as well as inshore fishing, flats fishing, and nearshore fishing.

The most commonly sought after species in Daytona Beach are: 1. redfish, 2. speckled trout, 3. snook, and 4. black drum.

The most common fishing techniques in Daytona Beach are light tackle fishing, live bait fishing, and artificial lure fishing but bottom fishing and sight casting are popular as well.

How much do Daytona Beach fishing charters cost?

in Daytona Beach prices can range anywhere from an affordable $175 to $3,000 and up, but the average price for a half day trip in Daytona Beach is $550. The average price for a full day trip in Daytona Beach is $1,060.

What month is best for fishing in Daytona Beach?

The most popular season for fishing in Daytona Beach is spring, and most anglers book their trips 23 days in advance.

Do I need a Daytona Beach fishing license and what are the bag limits in Daytona Beach?

If you’re thinking about a saltwater trip, you’re in luck! Our saltwater fishing tours in Daytona Beach don’t require you to purchase a fishing license – your group is covered by your boat’s captain. For freshwater trips, you’ll still need to purchase a license. See here for more information on fishing licenses, bag limits, and fishing season regulations in Daytona Beach. When in doubt, your fishing guide will always know the right rules and regulations.

Daytona Beach Inshore Fishing

Daytona Beach provides a wealth of options: stay inshore near the halifax river or head offshore for some pelagic action: the choice is yours. You even have freshwater options in the St Johns River and Lake George.

Inshore fishing Daytona beach will give you plenty of opportunities to target all of the classic species of Florida including redfish, speckled trout, and tarpon. The brackish backcountry waters near Daytona Beach are a great place to target more inshore species such as flounder, sheepshead, black drum, and even Barracuda. With such a wide variety of fish and environments to target, Daytona Beach offers top-notch inshore fishing that will make even the most veteran anglers smile.

Daytona Beach Nearshore Fishing

If you are interested in pompano or bottom fishing for snapper and grouper species, head out to the nearshore surf or nearby reefs for all the rod bending action you can handle. Pompano usually only reach a few pounds but they are a thrill to catch. Live bait and jigs fished near structure will be the most effective way to target these fish. The same goes for snapper and grouper species but at much greater depths.

Daytona Beach Offshore Fishing

If you want nonstop action and bigger fish, head out to the offshore waters for wahoo, tuna, mahi-mahi, and kingfish. These fish grow large and are formidable fighters. With wahoo growing to 80+ lbs. and tuna getting to several hundred pounds, If you hook up with any of these fish you will be battling for hours. The fish you target while trolling the offshore waters make delicious meals especially tuna and wahoo which have excellent meat qualities.

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Popular Types of Fishing In Daytona Beach

The most common types of fishing charters in Daytona Beach, Florida are inshore, offshore, and deep-sea fishing. Inshore fishing charters are perfect for those who want to catch redfish, trout, and snook. Offshore fishing charters are ideal for catching kingfish, mahi-mahi, and sailfish. Deep-sea fishing charters are for the adventurous angler who wants to catch marlin, tuna, and swordfish.

Daytona Beach fishing charters often visit landmarks such as Ponce Inlet and the Halifax River. When inshore fishing, the Halifax River is a popular spot to catch redfish and trout. Offshore fishing charters often visit Ponce Inlet, where kingfish and sailfish are abundant. Deep-sea fishing charters venture out to the Gulf Stream, where marlin, tuna, and swordfish can be found.

No matter which type of Daytona Beach fishing charter you choose, you're sure to have an unforgettable experience. So grab your gear and get ready to reel in some big catches!

The Best Places To Fish In Daytona Beach

Daytona Beach, Florida is a popular destination for fishing enthusiasts. With its beautiful beaches and abundant waterways, there are plenty of great spots to cast a line. Here are some of the best places to fish in Daytona Beach, including options for fishing charters:

1. Ponce Inlet: This area is known for its deep-sea fishing charters, where you can catch a variety of fish including sailfish, tuna, and marlin.

2. Halifax River: This river is a popular spot for inshore fishing, with plenty of opportunities to catch redfish, trout, and snook.

3. Sunglow Pier: This pier is a great spot for both novice and experienced anglers, with a variety of fish including pompano, whiting, and flounder.

4. Tomoka State Park: This park offers both freshwater and saltwater fishing opportunities, with a variety of fish including largemouth bass, catfish, and redfish.

5. New Smyrna Beach: This beach is a popular spot for surf fishing, with a variety of fish including bluefish, pompano, and whiting.

6. Mosquito Lagoon: This lagoon is known for its world-class redfish and trout fishing, with plenty of opportunities for fishing charters.

7. Spruce Creek: This creek is a great spot for fly fishing, with a variety of fish including tarpon, snook, and redfish.

8. Daytona Beach Pier: This pier is a popular spot for both locals and tourists, with a variety of fish including snapper, sheepshead, and flounder.

Other Things To Do In Daytona Beach

While Daytona Beach fishing charters are a popular attraction, there are plenty of other things to do in this vibrant city. Take a stroll down the Daytona Beach Boardwalk and Pier, where you can enjoy amusement park rides, games, and delicious food. For a more educational experience, visit the Marine Science Center, where you can learn about the local marine life and even meet some sea turtles. If you're looking for a thrill, head to Daytona International Speedway, where you can take a tour or even drive on the track. And of course, no trip to Daytona Beach is complete without a visit to the beach itself. With miles of pristine coastline, you can swim, sunbathe, or even try your hand at surfing.

Recent Reviews of Captain Experiences

  • ★★★★★
    Great trip. Would recommend to anyone.

    Ryan P. with Srbo T. of Daytona Beach, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Scott was absolutely a pleasure to go off shore with. Very nice boat, very good with the kids, and very understanding when we had to cut the trip short. I will definitely look forward to going out again.

    Brian S. with Scott H. of Daytona Beach, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    We had an amazing morning with Srbo...our fishing trip was the highlight of our trip to Daytona. Thank you again Srbo!

    George D. with Srbo T. of Daytona Beach, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Srbo is the best forgot to post fun pics!!!!

    Holly K. with Srbo T. of Daytona Beach, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Amazing trip!! Srbo was the best ever very fun and beautiful day!! Highly recommend

    Holly K. with Srbo T. of Daytona Beach, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Awesome guide! He was professional, funny and felt like a long time friend. His boat was clean, had drinks for us and provided a lot of information. We can’t wait to book with him again.

    Leslee S. with Srbo T. of Daytona Beach, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Captain Srbo was great, got us on fish right away. Caught a variety of fish and had some good laughs as well. Was a fun trip would definitely book again!

    Ryan J. with Srbo T. of Daytona Beach, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Srbo was absolutely fantastic.He was very knowledgeable and helpful,making our fishing trip great.Will definitely ask for him on our next trip to Florida.

    Ron F. with Srbo T. of Daytona Beach, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Five stars all around. I booked this trip to give my almost 5-year-old son, the ocean fishing experience. Srbo was very patient with him. Answered all of his questions about fishing, the boat, etc. He also kept his line in the water, helped him catch the biggest fish of the day and made sure we both had a great experience.

    Christopher M. with Srbo T. of Daytona Beach, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Way fun caught lots and lots of fish the captain and deck hand were amazing took good care of us showed us a great time they took lots of pictures for us and made us feel right at home would recond this boat to everyone

    Dustin F. with Scott H. of Daytona Beach, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Captain Srbo was great! We really enjoyed our trip. We will definitely use Captain Srbo again in the future.

    Blake G. with Srbo T. of Daytona Beach, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Captain Scott and Travis did such a good job we really enjoyed our trip deep sea fishing for the first time.!! They helped us & taught us so much about the ocean and the fish and over all was the absolute best experience! We will definitely be back again.!!

    Lacey F. with Scott H. of Daytona Beach, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Captain Srbo is hands down the best guide you could ask for. Thank you for Awesome day of fishing, laughs, and your hospitality. We are from Nebraska, and will definitely be making the trek back down to Florida for future guided trips with Captain Srbo.

    Jerry R. with Srbo T. of Daytona Beach, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Srbo was a great guide. He went out of his way from start to finish to make sure my kids and I had a memorable experience!

    Mandy C. with Srbo T. of Daytona Beach, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    EXCELLENT!!!Will be booking again!

    James B. with Scott H. of Daytona Beach, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Had lots of fun. Srbo is a great guide. Would highly recommend him. Didn't get the shark we were after but caught a nice size jack

    Austin D. with Srbo T. of Daytona Beach, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Awesome trip

    Robert W. with Srbo T. of Daytona Beach, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Had a great time on the water with a helpful captain who knew his stuff! Steered us in the right direction to catch what we were most interested in, and was a great guide. Brought back enough fish to make a tasty meal for four. We even saw a pod of dolphins playing on the way back! Would definitely recommend!

    Peter S. with Srbo T. of Daytona Beach, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Took our grandson from North Carolina on a shark fishing excursion with Srbo as our captain. Even though our catch was limited, the afternoon and evening with Srbo made up for that. Weather was ideal. Will be back with another grandson and will do this trip again, with Srbo as our captain.

    Jerry R. with Srbo T. of Daytona Beach, Florida

  • ★★★★★
    Had an awesome time with Srbo! We had a blast on the evening shark guide trip🐋We caught several fish and shark!! Would definitely recommend!

    Roger C. with Srbo T. of Daytona Beach, Florida

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