About this listing
Captain Branimir Ukas owns and operates Big Game Fishing Artena with his father, Šime. He was born in Jezera, the village on the island of Murter in the north-western part of the Šibenik archipelago - a synonym for plenty of sun, crystal clear sea with many different species of fish and many coves with beautiful beaches. Here you can enjoy the unique ambiance of the Big Game Fishing manifestation which in this traditional place of fishermen and sailors, every year attracts more and more enthusiasts of the sea hunting for tuna fish (Tunnus thyunnus)up to 600kg, as well as swordfish (Xipias gladious) up to 350kg.
Our skippers can take you to the best fishing spots. They are professionals with years of fishing experience in Croatian seas, specially in the Mid Adriatic fishing area.
Fishing, except from being a job, is their passion. In an “Off shore fishing-big fish” in the Adriatic they hunt turbot (Euthynnus pelamys) with an average size of 30kg, little tunny (Euthynnus alleteratus) up to 20kg, bonito (Sorda sorda) up to 10kg, as well as amberjack (Seriola dumerilli Risso) up to 50kg, swordfish (Tetrapturus belone) up to 30kg, dentex (Dentex) up to 15kg and sea-bass (Dicentrahus labrax) up to 5kg. The fish are being caught by the trolling, jigging, drifting or long-lining techniques. These exciting fishing activities are held during the day or at night, one or more than one day trip with an organizing accommodation in our accommodation facilities.
The boat ”Artena” is 11 m long and 3 m wide. Its engine power of 2×250 HP (Cummins) gets the speed of 30 NMh (cruising speed 20 NMh). The boat is equipped with supreme tackles like GPS, fish finder, echo-sonder, rods, rollers and reels as well as all kinds of natural and artificial baits. You can also find some additional fishing equipment like fish-hooks, fish-trops or harpoons.
The captain of the boat ”Artena” Šime Ukas and his son Branimir will reveal all their fishing secrets to you. It’s time to play the game.
10% deposit charged upfront by FishingBooker to guarantee your reservation. The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the captain on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods: Bank Transfer.
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Went fishing on August 23, 2016
Professionell Team, well equiped boat. Makes a well experienced Impression to me.
Fished August 2016Lothar Rogowski • Fished August 23, 2016Lothar Rogowski recommends Big Game Fishing Artena
Don Antuna Božića 11, Jezera