An insiders guide to game fishing in Barbados
However over the last forty years with major developments in tourism and with the formation of the Barbados Game Fishing Association, the fishing industry in Barbados has been transformed. Like other tourist destinations fishing in Barbados is now more than a way of life it is also a popular pastime. Providing entertainment and relaxation to the many vacation seekers who come to the island each year.
Today Barbados boast of having a number of game fishing
operators many with well equip custom built boats offering
deep sea fishing expeditions to both experience and
inexperience anglers. Barbados is a fisherman's delight,
with many different types of fish in the waters around the
island these include Yellow fin tuna, Dolphin
referred to as (Mahi Mahi or Dorado), Wahoo (king fish),
Barracuda, Sailfish, Blue and White Marlin, and Bonita.
Barbados Fishing Tournaments
Barbados Game Fishing Season
Fishing in Barbados takes place in some of the most ideal conditions clear blue skies and crystal clear waters, with such beautiful waters many of the fish species are in the waters all year round. However like most things there is a season for fishing in Barbados which usually runs from December to April.
During this period all of the main species like Wahoo (king fish), barracuda, dolphin (Mahi Mahi), Yellow fin tuna, white and blue marlin are available in much greater quantities.
Barbados Fishing Charters
If you are interested in sport fishing in Barbados there
are a number of professional charters offering exciting
deep sea fishing opportunities. Many of these charter
companies have well equip purpose build boats manage by an
experience captain and crew.
You can choose from whole or half day charters often with all tackle, bait, food and drink provided. As and added convenience some of the fishing operators will pick you up from your hotel or guest house and take you back when you have catch your prize one.
Barbados fishing is one of the great ways to experience the island’s ideal conditions and natural beauty. So weather you are a beginner are experience angler you can have the most memorable sports fishing day you can imagine.
To book your fishing charter and experience Barbados from the spectacular turquoise waters simply, pick your package and e-mail the form below...