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Golfito Fishing Charters

Come join us at one of the top sportfishing destinations in the world.

Costa Rica’s Osa Peninsula region is one of the most biodiverse ecosystems on the planet. Our lush green forest extends all the way down to our beautiful Cobalt blue seas! Costa Rica is a fishing and outdoor enthusiasts Mecca.

The best time to go fishing:

You can fish all year round, regarding the variety of species but the fishing periods may differ as for certain fish can be caught during spring others during winter still others during autumn, etc., we usually say that the most convenient fishing period is between 15 November and 15 May. The fishing centre is closed in July and August.

Fishing techniques:

In general we practice trolling on the high seas. Spin and fly fishing is practised on the reefs or in the rivers estuaries.

What kind of fish can you catch:

We catch deep-sea fish such as blue and black marlins, Indo-Pacific sailfish, mahi-mahi (or common dolphinfish), yellowfin tunas, wahoos and other pelagic fish.

As far as the coastal or reef fishing is concerned we catch: red snappers, trevallies, meros, seriolae and of course big roosterfish from Panama.

Golfito is a fantastic place where you and practice the same day both coastal and deep-sea fishing for the sailfish are within your grasp. For the anglers eager fascinated with new discoveries and searching for some rest we offer long-line fishing or catching the lionfish, various snappers, trevallies, groupers, etc… you will spend some unforgeable moments of relax and pleasure. But of course the final choice of the fishing method lies with the anglers themselves and our captains will provide you with all necessary assistance regarding the fishing method choice.

The southern pacific region of Costa Rica, a short ride from Golfito or Puerto Jimenez, offers some of the best big game fishing in the world with as many as 30 shots per day and potential world records!

These calm waters will also offer the expert and novice anglers a great opportunity to try Fly-Fishing, bring your rod and we’ll provide the rest.

Sail Fishing

The southern pacific region of Costa Rica, a short ride from Golfito or Puerto Jimenez, offers some of the best big game fishing in the world with as many as 30 shots per day and potential world records!

These calm waters will also offer the expert and novice anglers a great opportunity to try Fly-Fishing, bring your rod and we’ll provide the rest.

Marlin Big Game Fishing

Costa Rica is one of the top ten destinations for marlin fishing in the world. Fish can exceed a 1,000 pounds, but most average around 300. In the late summer months anglers have seen up to 10 fish in a day! Peak season is June to October with fish present all year.

Tuna Fishing

Yellowfin are the most common tuna with some real record breakers. The average size is around 30-60 pounds, but fish over 300 pounds have been caught on live bait! The giant yellowfin show up in April to November, and their smaller brothers are present all year round.

Dolfphin – Mahi Mahi

These beautiful jumpers and speedsters are abundant! Available in various sizes, fish over 50 pounds are always possible. The best fishing is best in the rainy months from June to November.

Rooster Fishing

rooster golfo dulce costa rica fishing charters  With more world records caught here than anywhere else, Costa Rica is simply the worlds best! Roosterfish can reach 90 pounds and larger ones have been seen cruising the beaches! The fishing is great all year, but April to December is considered their peak season.

Other abundant fish in and around Golfo Dulce (sweet golf)include Pargo, Snapper, Snook (some of which have been caught by fisherman up to 50lbs.) Barracuda, Amberjack and other members of the Jack family. The fishing for these inshore species is excellent all year round!