Jaro Guiding – Åland

Fishing is a way of life on the Åland Islands, and you’re invited to be a part of this famous, productive tradition with Jaro Guiding. Come aboard during summer and target a range of exciting and delicious fish on some of Europe’s greatest fishing grounds.

You’ll be led by a local professional guide, Captain Jakob Rosenqvist. A passionate angler since childhood, he’s now made a career out of his hobby, and loves nothing more than getting out on the water and hopes to leave an impression on you, as he takes you to some of the most scenic spots imaginable.

Up to 3 guests are welcome aboard the 17’ custom-built center console to discover the riches of the brackish inshore and the productive waters of the Gulf of Bothnia. You’ll want for nothing throughout your stay on board, as Capt. Jakob will put your comfort first. Teas, coffees, and snacks will be provided on all trips, with a hearty meal on longer outings. Settle in for true Åland hospitality, all the while tackling some prized fish.

Speaking of the fish, you’ll be going up against some of the most sought-after creatures in the sea. Test your bottom fishing and jigging skills when fishing inshore for delicious Pike, Perch, and Trout. These beauties are synonymous with fishing in Åland, so get ready to land some for a tasty treat at the end of the day.

The more adventurous among you may relish the chance to go trolling for Salmon. Get in touch with your captain and he can arrange a Salmon-specific trip, as you push your skills and strength to the limit to land these prized creatures.

Whatever you target, rest assured that you’ll be blown away by the beauty of the area, while the fishing speaks for itself. Come aboard with Jaro Guiding and experience the true meaning of Åland, all the while landing yourself something tasty to take home!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    9 Hour Trip
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    9 Hour Trip, starts at 10:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Apr 1 - Jul 31
    $482
    up to 3 persons
    Get the most out of the productive waters around the islands of Åland, and spend 9 hours on the water. If you really love fishing then this is the trip for you, as you'll spend a full day on the water, battling it out with a range of prized and sought-after fish that call these waters home. Target Perch, Pike, Trout, and many more beauties as you explore numerous fishing grounds, getting your fish on. There's no need to worry about getting tired, as the captain will provide drinks and food all day long.
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 10:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Apr 1 - Jul 30
    $312
    up to 3 persons
    Spending that little bit extra on the water will give you more time to explore a wider range of fishing grounds. The shallow brackish inshore waters to the deeper waters offshore around Åland are home to a range of delicious and exciting creatures, so get ready to enter into battle for some great reward. Target beauties like Perch, Pike, Trout, and many more prized fish. You'll want for nothing all day long, as your captain will provide all the gear required and drinks and snacks to keep you refreshed.
  • Private trip
    3 Hour Trip
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    3 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 PM
    Seasonal trip Apr 1 - Jul 31
    $176
    up to 3 persons
    Get your fix of fishing over the course of 3 hours, as you explore the rich waters around Åland in summer. These brackish waters are full of exciting and delicious Perch, Pike, Trout, and many more. Test your fishing skills as you bottom fish and jig to attract their bite, before using your patience and strength to reel 'em in. Your hospitable, knowledgeable captain will even provide snacks and drinks during your trip, so there's nothing left for you to do but sit back and enjoy.

About the Captain

Jakob Rosenqvist
Eckerö, Finland
Captain Jakob remembers going out with his father and grandfather from the age of 3. Fishing was instilled into him as a young boy and he's never looked back since. He studied at a Sportfishing Academy for 3 years, with the following 2 years spent on a Nature Guide Programme, before taking up guiding in Åland in 2012. With fishing skills and local knowledge like no other, he promises to show you the stunning Narnia-like nature, where you can find birds, snakes, stunning greenery, and plenty of exciting fishing.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Bream (Common) Bream (Common)
Lake Trout Lake Trout
Perch (European) Perch (European)
Pike (Northern) Pike (Northern)

Salmon (Atlantic) Salmon (Atlantic)
Whitefish (Lake) Whitefish (Lake)

Boat Specs

Custom-built (Center console) originally built in 2009. Powered by a 90HP Tohatsu engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 27 knots.

Length
17 ft
Capacity
3 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Popping
Fly Fishing
Drift Fishing

Amenities

GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Lures
Snacks
Drinks
Lunch

Policies

FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or reschedule your booking up to 7 days before the trip. If the captain cannot run the trip due to unsafe weather conditions, your booking can be moved to another date or canceled free of charge.
Pickup agreed upon reservation
Transfer to/from departure site may be available and included in price depending on your location and distance from the dock.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 10% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 10% deposit to guarantee your reservation.
Pay remaining balance to captain
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
Visa
Mastercard
Bank Transfer