Cape Verde Marlin - 40’ Di Meu

Alto Fortim CP701 Mindelo/Sao …
Mindelo, Cape Verde

Captain Tamara Thompson operates ‘Di Meu’, a 40ft Pacemaker powered by Yanmanr 6LYA2 440HP engine with a maximum passenger capacity of 6 per trip. The vessel is furnished with a standard range of navigational utilities including GPS, Furuno sounder and plotter, 2 VHF transmitters as well as a Furuno 64 mile range color radar. A Pompanette fighting chair and harness can also be found among the boat’s amenities.

Captain Tamara Thompson has been fishing the prolific local waterways of Cape Verde for more than 20 years, specializing in deep sea fishing for a variety of big game pelagics cruising the offshore waters. Located in Mindelo, Di Meu goes after the likes of Wahoo, Yellowfin Tuna, Dorado, Sharks, and of course, the Blue Marlin.

Helping Tamara Thompson in his mission to provide his guests with an entirely immersive fishing experience, Kenyan-born Steve Webb and second mate caboverdian both have a wealth of Marlin fishing experience, and work hard to make sure your visit to the Cape Verde hotspots is as productive as possible. Between the 3 of them, the crew speaks Portuguese, Spanish, English and French.

Tackle-wise, the boat is outfitted with Lee outriggers, 4x80lbs and 2x50lbs Normic rods, 80/130lbs and 50/80lbs Shimano Reels, as well as 30lbs and 50lbs Penn Senator stand up rods and reels. Both live and artificial bait are regularly utilized on Di Meu, depending on the season and the species that you’d like to target. Snacks, bottled water and soft drinks are provided for the group by the crew.

Captain Tamara Thompson operates ‘Di Meu’, a 40ft Pacemaker powered by Yanmanr 6LYA2 440HP engine with a maximum passenger capacity of 6 per trip. The vessel is furnished with a standard range of navigational utilities including GPS, Furuno sound


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About this listing

Boat Specs

Pacemaker (Saltwater fishing) originally built in 1989, and restored in 2013. Powered by 2 440HP Yanmar 6LY engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 25 knots.

Length
40 ft
Capacity
6 persons
Types of Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Fishing Techniques
Heavy Tackle
Trolling
Jigging
Fly Fishing
Targeted Species
 
Amberjack
 
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)

 
Marlin (Blue)
 
Tuna (Yellowfin)

 
Wahoo
Amenities
Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Fly Fishing Equipment
bedroom
3
Flybridge
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Kitchen
Refrigerator
Multimedia System
Wireless Trolling Motor
Outriggers
Tuna Tubes
Spearfishing Equipment
Ice Box
Toilet
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Trip Includes
Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Snacks
Drinks
Soft drinks & water
First Mate
LIONEL DUFFY
Fishing License Included
Lunch
Fly Fishing Equipment
Policies
FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or change your booking free of charge up to 60 days before the trip date.
Pickup included in price
Transfer from hotels or jetties in Mindelo to departure site is available and included in trip rates.

Other Policies  
Child Friendly
 
You Keep Catch
 
Crew Keeps Catch
 
Catch and Release Allowed
Payment

10% deposit charged upfront by FishingBooker 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, PayPal.

About the Charter Operator

Didier Jeanne
Mindelo, Cape Verde
Member since February 2014
I started fishing at 17 years old in 1973, and never stopped. I moved to Cape Verde in January 2002, to make it a career.

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