Azores Fishing – Sensei 42'

If you happen to spend your next vacation in Portugal, give Azores Fishing a try. This is a friendly crew with a wealth of local knowledge who always works hard to provide a fun-filled adventure.

The Azores is worldwide renowned for its amazing fishing opportunities. Test your angling skills and try your hand at trolling for Mako Shark, Yellowfin and Bluefin Tuna, White and Blue Marlin, Mahi Mahi, Wahoo, and other species that are in season and biting. There are various packages that can suit any schedule!

All of that magic happens aboard the Sensei, a 42’ Rodman 1250 Fisher Pro sport fishing boat. This is a seaworthy vessel that comes powered by twin 500 HP Volvo Penta engines and enough room for up to 12 passengers or 10 anglers.

The Sensei is outrigged with top-notch electronics and professional accessories to make a great catch possible. She features a restroom, a kitchen, bathroom, two bedrooms, and a stereo to make sure you have a relaxing trip from start to finish.

All trips include the use of quality rods, reels, tackle, lures, and bait that you will be able to catch as part of the adventure. Full day trips include lunch on board, cheese, coffee, local tea, water, and sodas, as well as a variety of local snacks.

Book your trip and hit the waters with Azores Fishing.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Half Day – Coastal Trolling (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 30 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 9:00 AM
    $611
    Trolling with outriggers or jigging near the beautiful coastline for Barracuda, Albacore Tuna, Amberjack, and more. Rods, reels, live bait, teasers, and licenses are included in the price, and you will be accompanied by a first mate.
  • Private trip
    Half Day – Coastal Trolling (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 30 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 2:00 PM
    $611
    Troll with outriggers or jig near the beautiful coastline for 4 hours. You can catch Albacore Tuna, Barracuda, Amberjack, and more. All the fishing gear, live bait, teasers, as well as licenses are included in the price. Also, you will be joined by a first mate.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip – Bottom Fishing (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 30 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 9:00 AM
    $611
    Deep sea fishing for Bass using live and dead bait. The shallow waters around the islands, marked by a seamount-rich platform, hold a great variety of species. The crew supplies all the equipment you need including electric reels for the deep sea bed as well as fishing licenses. A first mate will also come aboard.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip – Bottom Fishing (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 30 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 2:00 PM
    $611
    You'll be deep sea fishing for Bass using live and dead bait. The shallow grounds that surround the islands are abundant with excellent species. All the equipment you need will be waiting for you on board, including electric reels and fishing licenses. A first mate will join your trip as well.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip – Jigging (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 30 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 9:00 AM
    $611
    With the existence of excellent fishing grounds around the islands characterised by a coastal platform rich in seamounts, these shallower areas of great productivity are rich in several premium species of fish, constituting excellent spaces for bottom fishing as well as jigging. All the equipment you need is provided, including fishing licenses. You'll be accompanied by a first mate.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip – Jigging (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 30 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 2:00 PM
    $611
    The top-class fishing grounds around the islands that feature a coastal platform rich in seamounts offer many first-grade species to catch. All the gear you need is provided by the crew, including fishing licenses. You will be joined by a first mate.
  • Private trip
    Half Day – Big Game Fishing (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 30 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 9:00 AM
    $814
    Troll with outriggers for big game fish such as Marlin, Mahi Mahi, Wahoo, and more, or target Shark exclusively. Both a fighting chair and standup gear are available, and all the gear, lures, live bait, teasers, and licenses are included in the price. You will be accompanied by a first mate.
  • Private trip
    Half Day – Big Game Fishing (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 30 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 2:00 PM
    $814
    A 4-hour trip on which you can troll for Marlin, Mahi Mahi, Wahoo, and others, or only target sharks. A fighting chair and standup gear are provided, as are all the gear, teasers, lures, live bait, as well as licenses. The trip also includes a first mate.
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip – Bottom Fishing
    FREE Cancellation 30 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 9:00 AM
    $1,018
    Fish the deep sea for Bass. The skipper will take care of all the equipment you need, including electric reels for the deep sea bed. You're also covered for fishing licenses and a first mate will be with you during the trip to give you any help you may need.
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip – Coastal Trolling
    FREE Cancellation 30 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 9:00 AM
    $1,018
    This fishing adventure includes trolling with outriggers or jigging near the coastline for Amberjack, Barracuda, Albacore Tuna, and more. The equipment, live bait, teasers, and fishing licenses are covered by the price, and a first mate will also join you.
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip – Jigging
    FREE Cancellation 30 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 9:00 AM
    $1,018
    The waters around the islands are rich in many top-class species of fish, forming excellent spots for bottom fishing as well as jigging. All the equipment you need is provided, including fishing licenses. You'll be accompanied by a first mate.
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip – Spearfishing Reef
    FREE Cancellation 30 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 9:00 AM
    $1,018
    Azores Fishing is an experienced company with catches marked by some as records. The company works with some of the most experienced divers in the world. The Azores is one of the best places for spearfishing, registering several records such as the largest specimen of Bluefin Tuna with 290 kilos.
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip – Big Game Fishing
    FREE Cancellation 30 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 9:00 AM
    $1,425
    You'll have fun trolling with outriggers for big game species such as Marlin, Wahoo, Mahi Mahi, and more. You can also choose to go after sharks exclusively. You can use a fighting chair and standup gear, and the crew takes care of all the gear, bait, teasers, and licenses. You will be joined by a first mate as well.
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip – Spearfishing Blue
    FREE Cancellation 30 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 9:00 AM
    $1,527
    Azores Fishing works with some of the most experienced divers in the world. The Azores is one of the best places if you want to spearfishing. It proudly holds multiple records, such as the largest specimen of Bluefin Tuna with 290 kilos.
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About the Charter Operator

Azores Fishing
Vila Franca Do Campo, Azores, Portugal
2 Fishing Reports
ID & License verified
21 Customer reviews
Response time 5 hours
Member since June 2016
Skippers Diogo Paiva and Eduardo Lopes co-founded Azores Fishing in 2015 after having spent the previous several years fishing together in the area. Both Eduardo and Diogo have been trained in life support and hold professional fishing qualifications, and Eduardo has a degree in Physical Education and Sport. The pair has been fishing from a very early age, and its main goal is for every client who comes aboard their boat to have a great time in a safe environment.

About this listing

Targeted species

Amberjack Amberjack
Barracuda (Great) Great Barracuda
Bluefish Bluefish
Conger Eel Conger Eel

Boat specs

Rodman (Offshore sport fishing) originally built in 2008. Powered by 2 500HP Volvo Penta engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 30 knots.

Length
43 ft
Capacity
10 persons

Types of fishing

Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing

Fishing techniques

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

Amenities

Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Fishfinder
Bed

Trip includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Snacks
On full day trips
Drinks
On full day trips
First Mate
Fishing License
Lunch
On full day trips
Fly Fishing Equipment

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 30 days prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 30 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
Disabled Accessible

Payment

Book with 10% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 10% 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
Mastercard
American Express
PayPal
Bank Transfer

Customer reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
4.4 / 5
out of 5 stars from 3 reviews
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.3 / 5
Experience
Very good
4.0 / 5
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
67%
Friendly captain
67%
Recommend this charter
67%
Appropriate for children
67%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
33%
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Tylor C.
Hartford, ME
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Half day trawling with Diogo and Bernardo

VERIFIED   Half Day – Coastal Trolling (AM) on June 19, 2022
We had a great time on sensei with the lads. The weather was a bit windy but Diogo communicated that with us well beforehand....
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Bryan M.
Marshfield, MA
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Half Day big Game

VERIFIED   NEW  Half Day – Big Game Fishing (AM) on July 25, 2022
Great experience, great crew. Highly recommend
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Vidas C.
Vilnius, Vilnius
Very good
3.3 / 5
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5.0 / 5
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Good
3.0 / 5
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Bad
2.0 / 5
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Fishing with Diogo

VERIFIED   NEW  Full Day Trip – Big Game Fishing on July 26, 2022
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FAQs about Azores Fishing – Sensei 42'

Azores Fishing – Sensei 42' offers the following trips to customers:
  • €600 per group - Half Day – Coastal Trolling (AM) (4 hours)
  • €600 per group - Half Day – Coastal Trolling (PM) (4 hours)
  • €600 per group - Half Day Trip – Bottom Fishing (AM) (4 hours)
  • €600 per group - Half Day Trip – Bottom Fishing (PM) (4 hours)
  • €600 per group - Half Day Trip – Jigging (AM) (4 hours)
  • €600 per group - Half Day Trip – Jigging (PM) (4 hours)
  • €800 per group - Half Day – Big Game Fishing (AM) (4 hours)
  • €800 per group - Half Day – Big Game Fishing (PM) (4 hours)
  • €1,000 per group - Full Day Trip – Bottom Fishing (8 hours)
  • €1,000 per group - Full Day Trip – Coastal Trolling (8 hours)
  • €1,000 per group - Full Day Trip – Jigging (8 hours)
  • €1,000 per group - Full Day Trip – Spearfishing Reef (8 hours)
  • €1,400 per group - Full Day Trip – Big Game Fishing (8 hours)
  • €1,500 per group - Full Day Trip – Spearfishing Blue (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Azores Fishing – Sensei 42', you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Toilet
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fighting Chair
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Bed
  • Flybridge
  • Snorkeling Equipment
  • Live Bait Well
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Multimedia System
  • Outriggers
  • Tuna Tubes
  • Ice Box
  • Radar

Trips booked with Azores Fishing – Sensei 42' include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • Snacks (On full day trips)
  • Drinks (On full day trips)
  • First Mate
  • Fishing License
  • Lunch (On full day trips)
  • Fly Fishing Equipment

Azores Fishing – Sensei 42' offers the following types of fishing:
  • Offshore Fishing
  • Reef Fishing

Azores Fishing – Sensei 42' offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Spinning
  • Jigging
  • Popping
  • Fly Fishing
  • Drift Fishing
  • Handline
  • Spearfishing
  • Deep Sea Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Azores Fishing – Sensei 42' include:
  • Amberjack
  • Barracuda (Great)
  • Bluefish
  • Conger Eel
  • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
  • Mackerel (Atlantic)
  • Marlin (Blue)
  • Marlin (White)
  • Redfish
  • Scorpionfish
  • Shark (Blue)
  • Tuna (Bluefin)