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Maldives Fishing Charters

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Fishing in Malé

Deep Sea, Inshore, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Malé

Chasin Tail - Hunt For YFT Maldives

36 ft 1 - 4 People From $750
Fishing in Hoandedhdhoo

Deep Sea, Inshore, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Hoandedhdhoo

Epic 7-Day Exclusive

36 ft 1 - 4 People From $10,000

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Everything to Know About Booking a Fishing Charter in Maldives

What are the best fishing charters in Maldives?

The best fishing charters in Maldives are:

Why should I book a fishing charter in Maldives with Captain Experiences?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 2 trips in Maldives, and the most popular trips in the area are Chasin Tail - Hunt for YFT Maldives guided by Ahmed and Epic 7-Day Exclusive guided by Ahmed.

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.

Looking for kid friendly charters / fishing lessons in Maldives? Check out our beginner and family friendly charters in Maldives.

What types of fishing charters are common in Maldives?

Deep Sea fishing is the most popular type of fishing in Maldives as well as inshore fishing and nearshore fishing.

The most commonly sought after species in Maldives are: 1. dogtooth tuna, 2. giant trevally, 3. goliath grouper, 4. mahi mahi, and 5. yellowfin tuna.

The most common fishing techniques in Maldives are artificial lure fishing, bottom fishing, and deep dropping but jigging and topwater fishing are popular as well.

How much do Maldives fishing charters cost?

Prices in Maldives can range anywhere from about $900 to $8,300, but the average price for a half day trip in Maldives is $750. The average price for a full day trip in Maldives is $5,750.

Is booking a fishing guide worth the money?

Hiring a guide provides a number of benefits and many choose to book a fishing guide for a combination of experience, local knowledge, convenience, and cost-effectiveness.

Working with experienced fishing guides who know the best local spots and techniques can dramatically increase your odds of a great day. Having someone who is on the water every day and knows the area like the back of their hand is going to give you the best chances of success.

Booking a guide is also more cost effective, especially if you only get out a handful of times per year. When you consider all of the costs you would incur on your own such as the price of a boat, maintenance, insurance, gas, high-quality gear and tackle, repairs, and more, you’ll find that DIY is sometimes not worth the expense.

Even if you’ve got a great setup already in your home waters, booking a guide also provides a great opportunity to experience new techniques, new locations, or even a chance at a new target species to knock off the bucket list.

What month is best for fishing in Maldives?

The most popular season for fishing in Maldives is summer, and most anglers book their trips 0 days in advance.

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

See here for more information on fishing licenses in Maldives, bag limits for target species, and fishing season regulations in Maldives. When in doubt, your fishing guide will always know the right rules and regulations in Maldives.

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