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Fishing in Alice Town

Deep Sea, Inshore, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Alice Town

2 Day Trip Bimini Bahamas Special Luxury Vip 64' Viking

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64 ft 1 - 10 People From $12,250
Fishing in Miami

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Miami

"Bahamas Or Bust" Trip - 37’ SeaVee

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37 ft 1 - 6 People From $3,750
Fishing in Stuart

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Stuart

Sportsman's Classic Offshore Trip

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60 ft 1 - 6 People From $1,800
Fishing in Stuart

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Stuart

Deep Offshore Run

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60 ft 1 - 6 People From $3,000

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Fishing in Miami
Fishing in Miami
Fishing in Miami
trip description for "Bahamas or Bust" Trip - 37’ SeaVee in Miami

On this epic offshore fishing charter, you'll get out on the beautiful blue water of the Bahamas aboard Captain Ramon's 37' SeaVee center console and take down some big fish! This trip is all about big-game fishing, and you'll be chasing a full roster of pelagic sportfish, including Amberjack, Blackfin Tuna, Sailfish, Wahoo, Mahi, and more! Captain Ramon is a seasoned fisherman with years of experience fishing in the Bahamas. He knows all of the best spots and techniques to help you reel in the big one. Whether you're an experienced angler or just starting out, Captain Ramon will provide you with expert instruction and guidance to make sure you have a great time on the water. During your fishing charter, you'll have the opportunity to target a variety of pelagic sportfish, including Blackfin Tuna, Kingfish, Wahoo, Mahi and more. These powerful and exciting fish are sure to provide you with a thrilling fight and a memorable experience. Captain Ramon's 37' SeaVee is equipped with state-of-the-art fishing equipment and technology, including outriggers, iceboxes, and a livewell to keep your bait fresh. We also have a comfortable cabin with air conditioning and a bathroom for your convenience. Book your fishing charter with Captain Ramon today and experience the thrill of fishing in the beautiful waters of the Bahamas. Whether you're a seasoned angler or just looking to try something new, we guarantee that you'll have a great time and create some lasting memories! Read More

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Miami

"Bahamas Or Bust" Trip - 37’ SeaVee

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37 ft 1 - 6 People From $3,750
Fishing in Stuart
Fishing in Stuart
Fishing in Stuart
trip description for Sportsman's Classic Offshore Trip in Stuart

Get ready for an offshore fishing experience like no other! Join Captain Chris on board his impressive 60' Sportsman sportfisher as you set out into the stunning blue waters off the coast of Florida. With a variety of exciting fish to catch, including Grouper, Snapper, Amberjack, Mahi Mahi, Sailfish, Swordfish, Yellowfin Tuna, and Marlin, this is an adventure you won't want to miss! As you board the vessel, you'll immediately feel the excitement building as you're introduced to the state-of-the-art equipment and comfortable seating areas. With Captain Chris at the helm and a tournament-winning crew to help you out, you're in the hands of seasoned fishing experts. He'll take you to the best fishing spots and give you tips and tricks to reel in the big ones! Not only is the fishing incredible, but the breathtaking views of the ocean are unforgettable. Keep your eyes peeled for dolphins, sea turtles, and other marine life as you cruise along the coastline. With Captain Chris and his experienced crew by your side, you'll have everything you need for an unforgettable day of offshore fishing. So gather your family, friends, or colleagues and get ready for a thrilling adventure on the open seas! Read More

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Stuart

Sportsman's Classic Offshore Trip

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60 ft 1 - 6 People From $1,800
Fishing in Stuart
Fishing in Stuart
Fishing in Stuart
trip description for Deep Offshore Run in Stuart

Get ready for an offshore fishing experience like no other! Join Captain Chris on board his impressive 60' Sportsman sportfisher as you set out into the stunning blue waters off the coast of Florida. With a variety of exciting fish to catch, including Grouper, Snapper, Amberjack, Mahi Mahi, Sailfish, Swordfish, Yellowfin Tuna, and Marlin, this is an adventure you won't want to miss! As you board the vessel, you'll immediately feel the excitement building as you're introduced to the state-of-the-art equipment and comfortable seating areas. With Captain Chris at the helm and a tournament-winning crew to help you out, you're in the hands of seasoned fishing experts. He'll take you to the best fishing spots and give you tips and tricks to reel in the big ones! Not only is the fishing incredible, but the breathtaking views of the ocean are unforgettable. Keep your eyes peeled for dolphins, sea turtles, and other marine life as you cruise along the coastline. With Captain Chris and his experienced crew by your side, you'll have everything you need for an unforgettable day of offshore fishing. So gather your family, friends, or colleagues and get ready for a thrilling adventure on the open seas! Read More

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Stuart

Deep Offshore Run

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60 ft 1 - 6 People From $3,000

Everything to Know About Booking a Fishing Charter in Bahama Islands

What are the best fishing charters in Bahama Islands?

The best fishing charters in Bahama Islands are:

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

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 4 trips in Bahama Islands, and the most popular trips in the area are 2 Day Trip Bimini Bahamas Special Luxury Vip 64' Viking guided by Chase, Sportsman's Classic Offshore Trip guided by Chris, and Deep Offshore Run guided by Chris.

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 Bahama Islands? Check out our beginner and family friendly charters in Bahama Islands.

What types of fishing charters are common in Bahama Islands?

Deep Sea fishing is the most popular in Bahama Islands as well as nearshore fishing and inshore fishing.

The most commonly sought after species in Bahama Islands are: 1. blackfin tuna, 2. mahi mahi, 3. sailfish, and 4. amberjack.

The most common fishing techniques in Bahama Islands are live bait fishing, trolling, and light tackle fishing but jigging and drift fishing are popular as well.

How much do Bahama Islands fishing charters cost?

in Bahama Islands prices can range anywhere from about $2,220 to $13,070, but the average price for a half day trip in Bahama Islands is $1,800. The average price for a full day trip in Bahama Islands is $8,100.

What month is best for fishing in Bahama Islands?

The most popular season for fishing in Bahama Islands is winter, and most anglers book their trips 16 days in advance.

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

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

What is fishing in Bahama Islands all about?

Fishing in the Bahama Islands offers an unparalleled experience for anglers, thanks to the region's crystal-clear waters, diverse marine life, and beautiful tropical scenery. The Bahamas, with its vast expanse of shallow flats, deep blue waters, and intricate reef systems, provide a variety of fishing environments that cater to both novice and experienced fishermen. From the bustling capital of Nassau to the remote out islands, the Bahamas is a premier destination for those seeking world-class fishing adventures.

One of the most popular types of fishing in the Bahamas is bonefishing, particularly on the expansive flats found around islands like Andros, Exuma, and Abaco. Bonefish, known for their elusive nature and powerful runs, are a prized catch among fly anglers. Fishing for bonefish typically involves wading or poling through shallow waters, casting lightweight flies to cruising fish. The clear, calm waters and picturesque backdrops make bonefishing not only a challenging sport but also a visually stunning experience.

For those interested in offshore fishing, the deep waters surrounding the Bahama Islands are teeming with big game fish such as marlin, sailfish, tuna, and mahi-mahi. The drop-off points where the shallow banks meet the deep ocean are prime locations for trolling with rigged baits and lures. Charter boats equipped with experienced crews are readily available, making it accessible for visitors to target these large, fast-moving species. Additionally, the reef systems around the islands are perfect for bottom fishing, where anglers can catch a variety of snapper, grouper, and other reef-dwelling fish. Whether you prefer the thrill of offshore big game fishing, the challenge of bonefishing on the flats, or the variety offered by reef fishing, the Bahama Islands provide an exceptional fishing experience for every angler.

What are the most popular months to fish in Bahama Islands?

Fishing in the Bahama Islands is a year-round activity, thanks to the region's warm climate and diverse marine life, but different seasons offer distinct opportunities for anglers. Spring, particularly from March to May, is an excellent time for fishing in the Bahamas. This season marks the beginning of the migration of pelagic species such as marlin, sailfish, and tuna. Anglers can experience thrilling offshore fishing during this period, with marlin being a prized catch. The relatively calm seas and pleasant weather make spring an ideal time for both experienced and novice fishermen.

Summer, from June to August, continues to offer fantastic fishing opportunities, especially for big game fish. This season is prime time for catching blue marlin, one of the most sought-after species in the Bahamas. Additionally, anglers can target dolphin (mahi-mahi), wahoo, and yellowfin tuna, which are abundant in the summer months. The warm waters and longer days provide plenty of opportunities for deep-sea fishing trips, making summer a popular season for sportfishing enthusiasts visiting the Bahama Islands.

Fall and winter also have their unique attractions for fishing in the Bahamas. From September to November, the waters remain productive, with species like wahoo becoming more prevalent as the water temperatures start to cool. The fall season also sees fewer tourists, providing a more serene fishing experience. Winter, from December to February, is a great time for targeting bonefish on the flats, as well as snapper and grouper around the reefs. The cooler weather and calmer seas during these months make for comfortable and enjoyable fishing trips, highlighting the Bahamas as a top fishing destination throughout the year.

What types of fishing are popular in Bahama Islands?

The Bahama Islands offer a diverse range of fishing opportunities, each suited to different angling styles and preferences. One of the most renowned types of fishing in the Bahamas is bonefishing, particularly in the shallow flats that surround islands like Andros, Exuma, and Abaco. Bonefish, often referred to as "gray ghosts," are known for their speed and elusiveness, making them a challenging and rewarding target for fly fishermen. Anglers typically wade or use shallow-draft boats to traverse the clear, calm waters, casting small flies that imitate shrimp or crabs. The visual nature of spotting and stalking bonefish in these pristine environments adds to the allure and excitement of this type of fishing.

In addition to bonefishing, the Bahamas is a prime destination for deep-sea fishing, with its deep ocean waters just a short distance from the islands. Offshore fishing here targets big game species such as marlin, sailfish, tuna, and mahi-mahi. Anglers often troll with heavy tackle and a variety of baits and lures to attract these powerful fish. The thrill of hooking into a large marlin or a fast-moving tuna is a major draw for sport fishermen, and the deep waters around islands like Bimini, Nassau, and the Exumas are well-known for their productive fishing grounds. Many charter services are available, providing experienced crews and well-equipped boats to help anglers maximize their offshore fishing experience.

Reef fishing is another popular method in the Bahamas, taking advantage of the extensive coral reefs and rocky outcrops that surround the islands. This type of fishing targets species like snapper, grouper, and barracuda, which inhabit these vibrant underwater ecosystems. Anglers use techniques such as bottom fishing with baited hooks or jigging to entice these fish from their reef homes. The reefs provide a diverse and abundant habitat, ensuring a high likelihood of successful catches. Whether fishing from a boat or a dock, reef fishing offers a more relaxed yet equally rewarding experience, perfect for anglers who enjoy catching a variety of fish species while enjoying the stunning underwater scenery.

What species are popular in Bahama Islands?

The Bahama Islands offer a rich and diverse array of fishing opportunities, making it a top destination for anglers looking to catch various species. One of the most prized catches in the Bahamas is the bonefish. Known for their elusive nature and incredible speed, bonefish are a favorite among fly fishermen. They inhabit the shallow flats surrounding many of the islands, providing challenging yet rewarding fishing experiences. Anglers typically use light tackle or fly rods to target bonefish, often employing small shrimp or crab patterns to entice these silver ghosts.

Offshore fishing in the Bahamas is renowned for its big game species, with blue marlin being a particularly coveted catch. These powerful fish are often targeted during the summer months when they migrate through Bahamian waters. Blue marlin fishing is not only thrilling but also requires skill and endurance, making it a favorite for experienced anglers. Other notable offshore species include sailfish, yellowfin tuna, and mahi-mahi (dolphin fish). These fish are typically found in the deeper waters off the islands and are caught using trolling techniques with lures or live bait.

Reef and bottom fishing around the Bahama Islands offer yet another variety of species to target. Snapper and grouper are abundant around the coral reefs and rocky outcrops, providing excellent fishing opportunities year-round. These bottom-dwelling fish are known for their tasty fillets and are usually caught using bait such as squid, cut fish, or live shrimp. Additionally, anglers can find barracuda and jacks patrolling the reefs, adding to the excitement of a day on the water. The diversity of species available in the Bahama Islands ensures that anglers of all preferences and skill levels can enjoy a productive and memorable fishing experience.

Top Types of Fishing in Bahama Islands

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