Fishing at Bahía de Banderas

Fishing at Bahía de Banderas

Fishing at Bahía de Banderas


Go fish on Mexico! Enjoy a fabulous day sailing out on the Chica Locca yacht. You can fish (or relax with a drink) while sailing out to sea! Once there, one of our on-board crew members can take you snorkeling or swimming in the clear Pacific waters, unless you prefer to sunbathe or explore one of the nearby islands.

A variety of fishing tours are available, including bottom fishing, sport fishing, and spear fishing. New fishermen and fisherwomen are always welcome at these exciting tours, but more leisurely light-tackle and fly fishing activities are also available. Charter a fishing boat for a private excursion, perfect for a family outing or for hanging out with a group of friends. These fishing tours can accommodate a many different people and groups.

Bahía de Banderas, encompasses the area of Puerto Vallarta and Riviera Nayarit, which are world famous destinations for containing a diverse and large number of species such as: Marlin, Yellowfin Tuna, Sailfish and Dorado, as well as Castel, Toro, Snapper, Huachinango, Pez Gallo, Sierra and Wahoo.

Those who like the practice of both sport and food fishing offered by this destination can check the quality and deep sea fishing that Bahía de Banderas can offer.

There are different and legendary areas for an abundant fishing such as: Marietas Islands, El Banco, La Corbetena, El Morro and El Faro. There are basically two types of fishing in Puerto Vallarta for open sea and one is chosen depending on the location of the school:

The "Troleo", which consists of keeping the boat at a constant speed of 6 knots. The lines are hauled at a shallow depth. Bottom Fishing, which is when the boat stops in deep water. The hooks are loaded with "downriggers", a lead lure that makes the line quickly go down to 200 feet.

Whatever your preference, Bahía de Banderas is undoubtedly one of the best options for fishing internationally.