Azores Fishing

Rua Engº Manuel António Mart…
Vila Franca Do Campo, Portugal

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Boat Specs

Rodman 747 Plus (Offshore sport fishing) originally built in 2002 and restored in 2016. Powered by 2 125HP Yanmar engines with a maximum cruising speed of 27 knots.

25 ft
4 persons
Types of Fishing
Lake Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Fishing Techniques
Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Fly Fishing
Drift Fishing
Targeted Species
Barracuda (Great)

Marlin (Blue)
Marlin (White)

Shark (Mako)

Spearfish (Shortbill)

Tuna (Albacore)
Tuna (Bluefin)

Tuna (Yellowfin)

Experience fishing in the Azores with Azores Fishing, a company that provides great experiences on the water in a fun and safe environment. Join the experienced team and explore the best fishing grounds near São Miguel, also known as the “Green Island” of the Azores.

You will be fishing aboard the ‘Frontino’, a 25 ft Rodman sportfishing boat that is powered by twin 125 HP Yanmar motors. Restored in 2016, the boat is equipped with up to date, top quality fishing equipment and electronics, including a VHF, fishfinder, GPS, and radar. The large deck has ample space for everyone to fish, and inside the boat there is a WC, kitchen, bedroom, and a stereo to ensure a relaxing and enjoyable fishing trip from start to finish.

The Azores is famous worldwide for its fishing, and with good reason. Most of the world’s big game fish call these waters home at some point in the year, with species such as Blue and White Marlin, Bluefin Tuna, Yellowfin Tuna, Mako Sharks, Mahi Mahi, and Wahoo all possible target species. If you want to fish with live bait for giant Bluefin Tuna Azores Fishing has the package for you, and they also have all the equipment you would need for a productive Bass fishing trip, using electric reels to give you access to these delicious deep sea fish.

Not only is the fishing in Azores hard to beat, the coastal scenery is also spectacular: if you want a break from fishing, the secluded beaches and coves are waiting for you to stop and take a swim in privacy.

All the top quality fishing gear you will need is supplied by Azores Fishing, which will also provide snacks, drinks, and even lunch on longer trips.

Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
Life Jackets
Fly Fishing Equipment
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Tank
Multimedia System
Wireless Trolling Motor
Tuna tubes
Spearfishing Equipment
Ice Box
Fighting Chair
Life Jackets
Trip Includes
Rod, Reels & Tackle
Live Bait
Catch Cleaning & Filleting
First Mate
Fishing Licence
Fly Fishing Equipment
FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or change your booking free of charge up to 7 days before the trip date
Pickup included in price
Transfer from hotels or jetties in Vila Franca Do Campo to departure site is available and included in trip rates

Other Policies 
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

25% deposit charged upfront by FishingBooker to guarantee your reservation. The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the captain on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods: Cash, Bank Transfer, PayPal.

About the Company

Azores Fishing
Vila Franca Do Campo, Portugal
Member since June 2016
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 have both been fishing from a very early age, and their main goal is for every client who comes aboard their boat to have a great time in a safe environment.
Response time: within an hour
Response rate: 100%

Customer Reviews

5.00 out of 5 stars from 5 reviews

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Diogo and Eduardo were very friendly and welcoming, sharing information about what they were planning, the tackle and tactics. They are clearly passionate about fishing and providing a great experience for their clients and were always working as a team to respond to changing conditions. We had a fantastic day and would go out with them again without any hesitation. As it happens we didn’t catch anything (we were trolling for big game and knew it wasn’t certain) but we very much enjoyed their company and would absolutely recommend them to anyone.

David Smith • Fished Sep 21, 2016
Azores Fishing (The Captain)
Replied to this review on September 26, 2016

Thanks a lot David!!! Kind Regards :)

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Experiência top de 3 dias de Big Game, excelente serviço e em óptima companhia!Irei voltar, sem duvida!

Miguel Barata • Fished Jun 28, 2016
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Die Beste Entscheidung und das Highlight unseres Azorenurlaubs war das Thunfischfischen mit Eduardo von Azores Fishing. Meine Frau und ich sind seit 2 Jahren verheiratet und wir versuchen jedes Jahr einen anderen Ort auf der Welt kennenzulernen. Mit meinem gebrochenen Portugiesisch, welches ich mir in Brasilien angeeignet hatte kam ich sehr weit. Aber auch weil Eduardo perfekt Englisch spricht. Er holte uns ab und wir drei haben uns direkt super verstanden. Super lustiger Typ! Auf den Azoren ist einer der letzten Hot Spots, wo man als Privatangler noch Thunfische fangen kann. Und was für Brocken da rumschwimmen. Abgemacht war, dass wir solange rumfahren bis wir was ansehnliches gefangen haben. Nach 2 Std biss einer an. Was für ein Koloss! Ich bin absoluter Anfänger von daher hat Eduardo das meiste erledigt, aber wir haben viel geholfen! Wie anstrengend das war, merkte ich erst als der Kampf vorbei war! Soviel Adrenalin pumpt dir durch die Venen!
Eduardo hat uns viel über das Meer und über die Geschichte der Azoren und Portugal erzählt, er wurde nicht müde und unsere Neugier endete nicht.
Wir haben uns schon für nächstes Jahr angemeldet, da wollen wir weiter rausfahren und ich möchte mehr über das Angeln lernen. Es hat mich gepackt! Das Angel-Fieber.

Meine Frau, die anfangs skeptisch war, hat es auch nie bereut.
Am nächsten Tag trafen wir uns nochmal mit Eduardo und wir aßen die dicksten frischesten Thunfischsteaks die es auf der Welt gibt! Kein Wunder, dass Japanische Köche bereit sind fast Millionenbeträge für 100/200 Kilo Thunfische auszugeben.

Azores Fishing kann ich nur sehr empfehlen. Ich hatte nie das Gefühl, dass es langweilig wurde, oder unsicher. Eduardo ist mit soviel Herzblut bei der Sache, das steckt einfach an!

Danke - Obrigado - Eduardo
Bis bald - Até à proxima

Manuel Martins • Fished Jun 16, 2016
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  • Rua Engº Manuel António Martins Mota, Vila Franca Do Campo
    9680, Portugal