The waters of the coast of Costa Rica are ideal for every fisherman. Costa Rica holds many International Game Fishing Association world records for marlins and sailfish catches. Sport fishing is something great to do on you own, with a group of friends or with the family, and if you a experienced fisherman, all you expectations will be exceeded. There are many sport fishing companies in Costa Rica to choose from, most of the them are operated by North Americans and are up to date with top rated boats and quality equipment. Most operate a catch and release policy to ensure the continued health of the game fish population. For a group of 4 you can expect to pay $250 to $400 for half day fishing and $450 to $800 for a full day.
Costa Rica has two coasts; the Pacific and the Caribbean. On the Pacific side, game fish runs offshore year round and snagging a big one is not hard. The big draw is the blue marlin, known as the bull of the ocean. They are present year round, however May to July being the prime months. Then tuna school come close to shore, followed by the dorado (Mahi-Mahi) begin to peak. Your adventure will have you also fishing for Snook, Pargo, (Red Snapper), Corvina, and other fish deep in the Costa Rican’s Mangroves and around the river mouths.
You are guaranteed to have a blast fishing in Costa Rica. The pacific southern zone of Costa Rica, Dominical has some of the best fishing in the nation. Sunset Surf is the ultimate Costa Rica Surf Camp, we are specialized in surf vacation packages and adventures that will make your vacation the time of your life. You will for sure have the best time surfing and catching the biggest fish!