Sicily Fishing & Lodging

Eastern Cost Of Sicily
Sicily, Italy

Sicily Fishing offers the most unforgettable shore and boat fishing adventures in the paradise island of Sicily. They will take you fishing from one of the many starting points such as Catania, Syracuse, Palermo, Cefalù, Taormina, and Noto. The array of islands and fishing destinations is just huge, and can even include shipwrecks.

Sicily is located in the middle of the Mediterranean sea and is surrounded by many small and wild-nature islands. You will find mouth watering food, incredible history, volcanos, natural sauna caves, hot springs, and other attractions unique to this beautiful island.

The fishing is excellent and can be done year-round and in all weather conditions. Some of the best game fish that call these waters home will be your target species. You can catch Bluefin Tuna, Barracuda, Amberjack, Seabass, Bluefish, Mediterranean Snapper, Grouper, Swordfish, and more.

You will mostly do shore and boat fishing which includes techniques such as saltwater spinning, and casting with hard baits and soft baits. Of course, you are welcome to bring your own tackle, or use the provided Shimano equipment and lures.

An adventurous 4 days fishing trip in Sicily includes transfer from all Sicilian Airports, internal airplane/ferries, lodge, off-road car on site, fishing licenses, fishing guide and extreme sessions equipment, refreshments, guide to exploration and activities, reflex and actions cameras. Guests will stay in a nice local lodge with all comforts, like wi-fi, barbecue, and a full kitchen. The lodges are located close to fishing spots. Meals can be added to the package on request. Sicilian food and wines of Mediterranean cuisine are always provided.


Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Shipwrecks Fishing Trip
      FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    10 hours trip, starts at 5:00 AM
    Seasonal trip available (Thu, Fri, Sat)
    US$ 1547
    up to 4 persons
    Fishing on the shipwrecks 25 miles to 30 miles off the coast of Sicily. Starting points of the trip include Catania, Syracuse, Palermo, Cefalù, Taormina, and Noto.
  • Private trip
    Full Day Bluefin Tuna Fishing
      FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 hours trip, starts at 5:30 AM
    US$ 1088
    up to 2 persons
    + US$ 171
    each additional person
    Looking for Bluefin Tuna on the best spot for them of Sicily, Egadi Islands. Trolling live baits or drifting around drop off and underwater mountains. Targeted species include Dolphin fish, Swordfish, and pelagic preadators. Starting points include Catania, Syracuse, Palermo, Cefalù, Taormina, and Noto. Is possible to depart the day before the fishing session and stay on the spot, in order to be ready on the fishing day.
  • Private trip
    Egadi Islands boat Fishing Trip
      FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 days trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Overnight stay, lodging
    US$ 948
    up to 2 persons / day
    + US$ 114
    each additional person / day
    N.3 day boat fishing for Tuna or other predators. Here everything speaks about tuna fishing, and ''Tonnara'' history; however is always possible to catch all classic Mediterranean predators as Amberjack, Grouper, Common dentex, Atlantic Bonito, Barracuda, Seabass, bluefish, Skipjack tuna, Red Porgy etc. Guests who prefer to not go fishing, have a separate program to explore the islands.
  • Private trip
    Pantelleria Fishing Trip
      FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 days trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Overnight stay, lodging
    US$ 842
    up to 2 persons / day
    + US$ 114
    each additional person / day
    On 4 days is possible to make about 7 fishing sessions from shore or 4 from a boat + 3 from shore. Guests who prefer to not go fishing, have always a separate program to explore the island. Good quality lodging.
  • Private trip
    Shore & Boat Fishing Trip - 3 days
      FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    3 days trip, starts at 7:30 AM
    Overnight stay, lodging
    US$ 361
    per person / day
    2 persons minimum
    3 full days of shore fishing + 2 day boat fishing; Includes: - transfers and ferries round trip; lodge (3 nights); vehicles; equipment; 2 boat session; 6 shore session minimum; licences; adventures; guide; Departure or pick-up from Catania, Syracuse, Palermo, Cefalù, Taormina, Noto. Other cities on request. Destination to decide with the client between Egadi, Pelagie, Pantelleria or Ustica. Depending on guests target species preference or captain's suggestion, you will decide which destination to choose.
  • Private trip
    Desert Island Fishing Trip
      FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    1 day trip, starts at 9:00 AM
    Overnight stay, lodging
    US$ 286
    per person / day
    2 persons minimum
    24h camping and fishing off the rocks. Hardbait casting, barehanded Octopus fishing and collecting Sea Urchins. Food (normally the caught fish), transfers, guide, sleeping in a tent, camping and fishing equipment provided.
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About this listing

Targeted Species

Amberjack
Barracuda (Great)
Bluefish
Bonito

Dentex
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Grouper (Black)
Little Tunny (False Albacore)

Seabass (European)
Spearfish (Longbill)
Swordfish
Tuna (Bluefin)

Boat Specs

Custom built boat (Saltwater fishing) originally built in 2003. Powered by a 175HP Suzuki engine.

Length
21 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of Fishing

Offshore Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Popping
Drift Fishing

Amenities

GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Ice Box
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Ice Box

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Snacks
Drinks
Fishing License Included
Lunch

Policies

FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or reschedule your booking up to 3 days before the trip. If the captain cannot run the trip due to unsafe weather conditions, your booking can be moved to another date or canceled free of charge.
Pickup included in price
Transfer from hotels or jetties in Sicily to departure site is available and included in trip rates.
Child Friendly

Payment

Book with 20% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 20% deposit to guarantee your reservation.
Pay remaining balance to captain
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
PayPal

About the Charter Operator

Sicilyfishing
Sicily, Italy
Member since November 2016
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Always been traveling for fishing in Sicily with my father and grandfather from my childhood, after my architect degree decided to change life and jump into tourism and adventure trips to work with my passion for fishing and wild places of Sicily and some other hotspots around the world like Canary islands and Africa. Today I own a Tour operator, 'wildsicily', guiding wild and adventurous trips in Sicily. I'm also a fishing videomaker and reporter, Shimano Italy ambassador.

Customer Reviews

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5.00
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100%
Appropriate for children
67%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
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Casey Potenzone
Nanterre, Île-de-France
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This is much more than a fishing trip, its a private and intimate tour of one of the most special, and unknown islands in the...
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Preslav P.
Sofia, Sofia-Capital
 5.00
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Multiple day trip

March 14, 2017
Just came back from the best ever “multiple day fishing trip” with captain Andrea Giardina. This wasn’t just...
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Matěj Stejskal
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Amazing fishing

July 16, 2017
We had great 4 days and caught many fish. It was perfect and we will be definitely back. Andrea and Samuela made this trip...
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