Yamaha YF - Siam Great Adventures

Getting a taste of the Thailand fishery has never been easier than with Siam Great Adventures! Explore the waters around Pattaya, hook something great, and spend a day in a fun angling adventure.

Captain Jari Laakkonen is the owner of the company, and he’s got years of experience of fishing all over the world – from Miami to Surin Islands – which is what made him start his own charter business. The guide who will take you on your trip is Capt. Thi, who comes from a long line of fishermen and is a professional in putting you on the fish in the Gulf of Thailand.

Capt. Thi will welcome you aboard a 25’ Yamaha runabout outfitted with a 150 HP Yamaha 4-stroke engine that makes her stable and safe on the waves. A group of up to 4 anglers can fish at the same time on the vessel, and you’ll find all the fishing gear ready as you set out.

You will be using Penn Senator, Shimano, Okuma, and other quality rods and reels, as well as live bait and lures. Fishfinding electronics are top-notch, and they will get you where the fish hide. After the expedition, you will get your catch cleaned and filleted.

Trolling, high-speed jigging, and bottom fishing are just some of the techniques you’ll be using to attract your next trophy fish. This area has a lot of artificial reefs, so you will be casting your line there, as well as around wrecks, up to 50 miles from land. You will be on the lookout for offshore favorites like King Mackerel, Mahi Mahi, Jack, Queenfish, Black Marlin, Barracuda, Golden Trevally, and so much more.

There will be a first mate on the boat to help and instruct, and feel free to come with kids, Capt. Thi has life vests for everyone. The captain provides drinks, lunch, and pickup from your hotel, which means you just need to show up and have a good time.

Whether you decide to come with your family or want to have a fishing bonanza with your angling buddies, Siam Great Adventures knows how to organize a bountiful trip that you’ll remember!



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  • Private trip
    8 Hour Trip - Deep Sea Fishing
    In demand! Last booked: 16 hours ago
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 8:30 AM
    US $690
    Head out for 8 hours of fishing and see what will favor your hook along the way. You could be reeling in anything from Sailfish and Marlin to Mahi Mahi, Barracuda, Kingfish, Queenfish, Golden Trevally, Jack, Goliath Grouper, and this is just to name a few. Fishing gear, drinks, and lunch are provided.
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FAQs about Yamaha YF - Siam Great Adventures

Yamaha YF - Siam Great Adventures offers the following trip to customers:
  • US $690 per group - 8 Hour Trip - Deep Sea Fishing (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Yamaha YF - Siam Great Adventures, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Toilet
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder Raymarine Chirp technology
  • Snorkeling Equipment
  • Live Bait Well
  • Multimedia System
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Yamaha YF - Siam Great Adventures include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait (Catch on the way hot spots)
  • Lures (lost jigging lures must pay)
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • Drinks (Water, Coca Cola, Fanta)
  • First Mate
  • Lunch (Sandwiches or fried rice lunch box)

Yamaha YF - Siam Great Adventures offers the following types of fishing:
  • Nearshore Fishing
  • Offshore Fishing (50 miles)
  • Reef Fishing (We have many artificial reefs )
  • Wreck Fishing

Yamaha YF - Siam Great Adventures offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Jigging
  • Deep Sea Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Yamaha YF - Siam Great Adventures include:
  • Barracuda (Great)
  • Cobia
  • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
  • Grouper (Goliath)
  • Jack (African Pompano)
  • King Mackerel (Kingfish)
  • Marlin (Black)
  • Queenfish
  • Sailfish
  • Snapper (Red)
  • Trevally (Golden)

Meet the Captain

Jari Laakkonen
Pattaya, Thailand
2 Fishing Reports
29 Customer reviews
Response time 2 hours
Member since February 2014
My father fished for Salmon in the waters of the Finnish capital of Helsinki. Father taught me the secrets of fishing at a young age. We would go out to cast our lines in his boat whenever we had the time. Fishing is my passion. It is always a challenge. Today, I'm running a fishing charter and I have a wonderful captain that knows all the best fishing spots in the area. I will be there to meet and greet you before you start your trip.

About this listing

Targeted species

Barracuda (Great) Great Barracuda
Cobia Cobia
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Grouper (Goliath) Goliath Grouper

Boat specs

Yamaha YF- 24 (Walkaround) originally built in 2014. Powered by a 150HP Yamaha 150 hp four stroke engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 28 knots.

Length
25 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of fishing

Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
50 miles
Reef Fishing
We have many artificial reefs
Wreck Fishing

Fishing techniques

Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Jigging
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
GPS
Fishfinder
Raymarine Chirp technology
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Multimedia System

Trip includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Catch on the way hot spots
Lures
lost jigging lures must pay
Catch cleaning & filleting
Drinks
Water, Coca Cola, Fanta
First Mate
Lunch
Sandwiches or fried rice lunch box

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 7 days prior to trip

You can cancel or modify your booking up to 7 days before the trip date, free of charge. If you cancel or modify your booking later, or fail to show up, you'll forfeit 100% of what you've paid.

Listing policies

Pickup included in price
Transfer from hotels or jetties in Pattaya to departure site is available and included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
No minimum age
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 20% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 20% deposit to guarantee your reservation.

The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the charter operator on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods:

Cash
Bank Transfer

Customer reviews

Rating summary
Excellent
4.3 / 5
out of 5 stars from 28 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.4 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.3 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.2 / 5
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A Great Day Fishing.
Catching my biggest fish in my life
Full day fishing with Jari and Siam Great Adventures
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Angler rating
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Anglers claimed
Good experience
81%
Friendly captain
88%
Recommend this charter
89%
Appropriate for children
67%
Satisfied with the boat
94%
Caught fish
74%
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Jon A.
Cambodia
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Full day fishing with Jari and Siam Great Adventures

8 Hour Trip - Deep Sea Fishing on September 4, 2023
Great day fishing with Jari, his captain and crew!  Best part was catching long toms, fantastic experience on light tackle...
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A Great Day Fishing.

VERIFIED   NEW  8 Hour Trip - Deep Sea Fishing on April 15, 2024
A very knowledgeable crew and well appointed boat. I caught many good fish.
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Mo N. K.
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Catching my biggest fish in my life

VERIFIED   NEW  8 Hour Trip - Deep Sea Fishing on April 3, 2024
We got a big king mackeralf. We are so excited and highly recommend to join the trip.
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Jasmine L.
Thailand
Excellent
4.7 / 5
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Best fishing experience

VERIFIED   8 Hour Trip - Deep Sea Fishing on December 25, 2022
It’s no doubt the best fishing experience we had. Kids kept catching loads of snappers and groupers at the beginning . The...
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Andy B.
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Full Day trip with Captain Jari!!

VERIFIED   8 Hour Trip - Deep Sea Fishing on July 21, 2022
What can I say! This trip was amazing. Captain Jari and First Mate Nu were awesome. They new exactly where to go and where...
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