Rock & Reel Land Based Fishing Adventures

If you’re up for some fishing off the coast of Portugal, Rock & Reel has got you covered! Guide Cristian Pérez will take you along the fisherman’s track of Costa Vicentine Natural Park, where you’ll enjoy fishing on foot with some incredible coastline views.

Getting to the fishing spots can take up to 20 minutes, and then the real adventure starts! Capt. Cristian was born into a fishermen family, and he’s spent his entire life on the water, so you can be sure of his ability to make your trip as fun and productive as possible.

You’ll use mostly Daiwa rods and reels. Your main target will be Sargo (White Seabream), but you’ll also come across Gilt-head and European Seabass as well. You’ll be sight fishing, and the crew will introduce you to the traditional fishing techniques used in the Algarve.

If you’re keen on tasting your catch, you can take it home with you. If you want to learn how to clean, process, and cook your fish, the crew will be happy to teach you and share their recipes with you. It is time to make yourself comfortable on the beach, take a little break, and share your amazing experience! The fishing license will be taken care of by the crew.

Kids older than 10 are welcome to come on this adventure if you’d like to make some amazing memories with them. They can enjoy some of the most beautiful natural views while learning how to fish in these pristine, rich waters.

The crew will provide coolers, and you’re welcome to bring your own food and drinks to stay energized. Make sure to wear rain gear and waterproof shoes in the fall and winter, and bring some sun protection in the warmer months, so that you can fully enjoy your trip.

Join Rock & Reel, get out of your comfort zone, and go on a new adventure in one of the last wild fishing paradises in Europe!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Island Adventure Half Day – Private
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 10:00 AM
    $365
    Are you ready for a proper adventure? Swim to pristine islands, fish your own dinner, explore the deep pools full of marine life, enjoy the stunning scenery, and realize that it wasn't a dream! Up to 5 Adventurers 5 hours Includes equipment Includes fishing license. It doesn't include a wetsuit.
  • Private trip
    Rock Fishing Half Day – Private
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 10:00 AM
    $274
    This is a private trip that'll have you spending 4 hours fishing the inshore waters off the coast of Portugal. You'll be fishing from the beach, rocks, or cliffs. Your main targets will be Sargo, Seabream, and Seabass. All the fishing gear will be provided by your guide, just pack some food, drinks, and sunscreen, and you're ready to explore the beautiful Portuguese nature!
  • Shared trip
    Island Adventure Half Day – Shared
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 10:00 AM
    $182
    Are you ready for a proper adventure? Swim to pristine islands, fish your own dinner, explore the deep pools full of marine life, enjoy the stunning scenery, and realize that it wasn't a dream! Up to 5 Adventurers 5 hours Includes equipment Includes fishing license. Included fishing tackle, fishing licence, bait and guiding. It does not include a wetsuit.
  • Shared trip
    Rock Fishing Half Day – Shared
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 10:00 AM
    $137
    Come on this trip and share the cost with a few friends. Explore the pristine waters of Portugal, and experience some productive fishing. You'll be fishing from the beach, rocks, or cliffs, and testing your skills against species like Sargo, Seabream, and Seabass. The crew will provide all the fishing equipment, just bring some food, drinks, and sunscreen, and get excited about this new fishing adventure!
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About the Captain

Cristian Pérez
Aljezur, Faro District, Portugal
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2 Customer Reviews
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Member since November 2019
I was born in a rock fisherman family, where I learned about the sea and how to respect it. My grandpa taught me the old fishing tricks. My passion for anything happening in the seashore kept me searching and learning during the last 35 years. You can find me rock fishing, picking seafood, surfing, snorkeling, cooking my catch in front of the sea or even better sharing all of this with friends. My fishing partner got intensely into fishing all over Australia. From then on she never left a country behind on her travels without trying to catch a fish. We have been fishing on 5 continents but finally decided to stay in the Costa Vicentina Natural Park. It's one of the last wild fisheries in Europe, where you can enjoy a pristine fishing spot just by yourself.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Gilt-head (Seabream) Gilt-head (Seabream)
Seabass (European) European Seabass

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Reef Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing

Amenities

GPS
Ice Box
GPS
Ice Box

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Fishing License

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 7 days prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 7 days before the trip date free of charge. If the trip is canceled or modified later, or in the event of a no-show, 100% of the deposit will be charged.

Listing Policies

Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 15% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 15% 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

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VERIFIED   Rock Fishing Half Day – Shared on June 26, 2021
Christian is an amazing fishguide and he was extremely helpful with setting up my equipment! The fishing feels like an adventure...
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VERIFIED   Rock Fishing Half Day – Shared on May 3, 2021
It was an amazing trip with a lot of new experiences and interesting facts about the ocean and fishing. Had a great time with...
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FAQs about Rock & Reel Land Based Fishing Adventures

Rock & Reel Land Based Fishing Adventures offers the following trips to customers:
  • €60 per person - Rock Fishing Half Day – Shared (4 hours)
  • €80 per person - Island Adventure Half Day – Shared (5 hours)
  • €240 per group - Rock Fishing Half Day – Private (4 hours)
  • €320 per group - Island Adventure Half Day – Private (5 hours)

When you book a trip with Rock & Reel Land Based Fishing Adventures, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS (Sat phone)
  • Ice Box (Coolers )

Trips booked with Rock & Reel Land Based Fishing Adventures include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle (Mostly Daiwa)
  • Fishing License

Rock & Reel Land Based Fishing Adventures offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Reef Fishing

Rock & Reel Land Based Fishing Adventures offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing (Traditional)

Top targeted fish species with Rock & Reel Land Based Fishing Adventures include:
  • Gilt-head (Seabream)
  • Seabass (European)