Blue Bird Charter

Explore the blue waters and diverse coral reefs in the Red Sea with Blue Bird Charter! Captain Karim is a jigging and popping specialist who will take your Egyptian vacation to the next level. If you’re a passionate angler looking for an action-packed day this is the one for you!

You’ll head out abroad Capt. Karim’s 35’ locally made center console. She’s perfectly suited for 4 anglers who all want to fish at the same time and is powered by twin 250 HP Yamaha v6 engines. A private onboard toilet ensures you’ll be comfortable without having to make any stops. Adventure seekers can even opt to spend the night on board in sleeping bags provided by the crew.

The Red Sea is home to over 200 fish species but most anglers come for the Yellowfin Tuna. From January to June these delicious fish will have your rods bent constantly! There’s also plenty of Mahi Mahi, Swordfish and Sailfish to keep things exciting.

Be sure to take advantage of the snorkeling equipment provided on board, too. There are enough masks and fins for everyone to take a dive into the Red Sea and swim with the diverse marine life that calls these waters home.

You’ll also have top-notch fishing gear at your disposal for a $75 rental fee, per set. Capt. Karim is happy to clean and fillet your catch (up to 10 kg) and there’s even an onboard grill you can use to prepare it! Sandwiches will be provided for breakfast and salad and a light lunch are served in the afternoon. There’s also fresh juice, water, coffee, and tea so you don’t need to worry about a thing.

Hop aboard and explore the beauty of the Red Sea with Blue Bird Charters!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Jigging and popping trip
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    9 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $650
    Our special daily trip for jigging and popping lovers catch your dogtooth tuna and get your super GT on top water enjoy the weather and the beauty of the red sea
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About the Charter Operator

Blue Bird Charter
Hurghada, Egypt
Response time within an hour
Member since December 2019
Blue Bird Charter is owned by Khlaed Mourad and operated by Captain NOUR. They've been in the business for over 10 years and have 20th years of fishing experience in Egyptian waters! Local to Hurghada Blue Bird Charter, and its crew, carries on the family tradition of fishing. Capt. Karim is a 3-time Egyptian Angling Federation champion, meaning there's no one better to take you after your dream catch. For an action-packed fishing adventure look no further than Blue Bird Charter!

About this listing

Targeted species

Amberjack Amberjack
Barracuda (Great) Great Barracuda
Cobia Cobia
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)

Boat specs

Gulf Craft (Center console) originally built in 2017. Powered by 2 250HP Yamaha engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 35 knots.

Length
36 ft
Capacity
3 persons

Types of fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing
Flats Fishing
Backcountry Fishing

Fishing techniques

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

Amenities

Toilet
GPS
Fishfinder
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Multimedia System

Trip includes

Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Up to 10 kg
Snacks
Sandwiches
Drinks
Coffee, tea, water, fresh juice
Fishing License
Lunch
Salad and light sides

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 1 day prior to trip

You can cancel or modify your booking up to 1 day 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 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
Ages 7 and older, life jackets provided
No Smoking
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed
Mandatory for Giant Trevally, Billfish, Napoleon
Catch and Release Mandatory
For GT - Sailfish and Sharks

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
Visa
PayPal
When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, an additional 2.5% charge will apply.

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FAQs about Blue Bird Charter

Blue Bird Charter offers the following trip to customers:
  • $550 per group, additional $100 per person after 1 guest - Jigging and popping trip (9 hours)

When you book a trip with Blue Bird Charter, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Toilet
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Snorkeling Equipment
  • Live Bait Well
  • Multimedia System
  • Tuna Tubes
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Blue Bird Charter include:
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting (Up to 10 kg)
  • Snacks (Sandwiches)
  • Drinks (Coffee, tea, water, fresh juice)
  • Fishing License
  • Lunch (Salad and light sides)

Blue Bird Charter offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Nearshore Fishing
  • Offshore Fishing
  • Reef Fishing
  • Wreck Fishing
  • Flats Fishing
  • Backcountry Fishing

Blue Bird Charter offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Spinning
  • Jigging
  • Popping
  • Fly Fishing
  • Drift Fishing
  • Deep Sea Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Blue Bird Charter include:
  • Amberjack
  • Barracuda (Great)
  • Cobia
  • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
  • Jack (Horse-eye)
  • Jack Crevalle
  • King Mackerel (Kingfish)
  • Sailfish
  • Swordfish
  • Trevally (Giant)
  • Tuna (Yellowfin)