Water activity

Ponta Delgada: 4-hour Half-Day Sport Fishing Adventure

Water activity

Ponta Delgada: 4-hour Half-Day Sport Fishing Adventure

From US$ 525.36 per group up to 4

Spend a half day off the coast of São Miguel Island learning about local fish species or working on your fishing technique. The skipper will ensure that you have personalized attention on this outing that caters to a maximum group size of 4 participants.

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Duration 4 hours
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Portuguese, English
Private group


  • Learn different fishing techniques and learn about the local fish species
  • Try deep sea fishing, jigging, and trolling, with personal attention from an experienced skipper
  • Enjoy the scenic coastline of São Miguel Island from the water
Full description
The spectacular coastline of São Miguel Island is lined with reminders of his volcanic past, including caves and stunning rocky formations. As you cruise along the coast, be on the lookout for dolphins and whales as you learn about local fish species or work on improving your fishing skills. This half-day fishing program was created so that participants can learn different techniques and learn about fish species that live in the waters off the island. Several types of fishing are on offer, including deep-sea fishing, jigging, and trolling. There are many classes of fish in the area, such as barracuda, bluefish, greater amberjack, blacktail comber, red sea bream, chub mackerel, grouper, Atlantic bonito, and others. Before heading out your skipper will tell you a bit about the area where you’ll be fishing and about the various species you may find there. All are welcome on this fishing trip, and no previous experience is required. A maximum of 4 participants is recommended so that the skipper can ensure personalized attention to all, whether beginners or experts.
  • 22-foot boat with 150-horsepower Yamaha motor
  • Expert skipper
  • Briefing about the trip and/or fishing techniques
  • Water, juices, and snacks
  • Insurance
  • Maritime travel permit
  • Fishing license
    Not suitable for
    • Children under 8 years
    • People with mobility impairments
    • Wheelchair users

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    Meeting point

    The meeting point is at the single entrance gate to the Marina Portas do Mar, right in front of the Ponta Delgada city center, and in front of the administration office of the Marina Portas do Mar.

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    Important information

    What to bring

    • Passport or ID card
    • Comfortable clothes

    Not allowed

    • Pets
    • Weapons or sharp objects
    • Luggage or large bags
    • Unaccompanied minors

    Know before you go

    • It is recommended that you bring a warm and waterproof jacket (especially for cooler or rainy weather), sun protection, and sunglasses.
    • 22-foot boat with 150-horsepower Yamaha motor will be provided
    • Insurance, maritime travel permit and fishing license are included in the price
    • You will be briefed about the trip and/or fishing techniques
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.6 /5

    based on 5 reviews

    Review summary

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    Pedro is a great.

    We didn't have the best weather but Pedro made sure we had a great time. His english is superb and he is funny and personable. We went trolling and caught a small barracuda. He offers beers and water and makes sure you are always comfortable and safe.

    August 15, 2019

    Nice, a fish, but the trip was nice!

    August 11, 2019


    Pedro was very attentive, did several types of fishing and really surprised us with the tour and stories of the island while fishing. My son loved it.

    March 18, 2019

    Product ID: 31219