Marvellous Marlin Fishing in Cape Verde

No need to boast any longer about the ‘Big Catch’. When it comes to Marlin fishing in Cape Verde it is a total reality!

Experts claim that the islands now have an unrivalled abundance of Blue Marlin and it’s not uncommon to catch 10+ a day. One boat had 65 ‘Blues’ (an average of 13 per angler) and another caught 19 Blue Marlin in one day! To date in 2014, 57 Blue Marlin over 500 lbs have been released and 19 over 700 lbs.

Marlin are present throughout the year but the peak season is between mid-March to the end of June. Cape Verde also provides excellent fishing grounds for Yellowfin Tuna, Wahoo, Dorado, Barracuda, Blackjack, Oil Fish, Tiger Shark, Bull Shark, Hammerhead and Stingrays.

Specialist operator, Go Fishing Worldwide offers trips to Cape Verde. If you wish to join in a group week there are two planned in peak weeks for 2015 on 2 and 11 May, the trips are limited to four fishermen and you will be fishing with one of the top captains in Cape Verde. Price per person sharing a twin room £2860 – includes return flights from London, all transfers, 7 nights’ accommodation on bed and breakfast and 5 days fishing including a packed lunch and soft drinks.

Go Fishing Worldwide: 020 8742 1556