With Captain Joao Azevedo e Melo as the skipper, you will be fishing in the blue waters of Algarve you can have an unforgettable fishing experience. The Ocean Fun & Fishing company offers the opportunity to fish pelagic species, following sustainability regulations (catch, tag, and release).
Fish aboard a 26’ Starfisher 840 with a 230 HP Volvo Penta KAMD43P 169kW built in 2002, restored in 2017, and again in 2022. This beauty is ready for blue water battles, with outriggers, downriggers, a fighting chair, and the latest electronics to ensure you find the fish in no time.
The boat can take up to four guests fishing and features a HONDEX HE-773 III-Di sonar and fishfinder, a Humminbird Helix 10 GPS and fishfinder, satellite phone IsatPhone2, all the licenses and safety equipment. The boat also comes with a bed, comfortable seats, bathroom, kitchen with a refrigerator, an ice box, and a multimedia system.
The crew will take you after Blue and White Marlin, Swordfish, Bluefin Tuna, Bigeye Tuna, Mako Shark, Mahi, and others up to 20 miles offshore. The big game season in Algarve opens in June/July and goes until September/October (sometimes later, depending on the weather). This is the only spot in Europe where you can find these species.
The charter will cover all the fishing licenses, along with the best gear by Shimano and Penn, live bait tank, lures, and bait. You will also have quality drinks and traditional Portuguese snacks on board.
So if you need to take some time off, Ocean Fun & Fishing will do everything to help you charge your batteries. You just have to relax and enjoy!
Rods, reels & tackle
Food (Lunch & Snacks)
You Keep Catch
Catch cleaning & filleting
About the Charter Operator
About this listing
Starfisher 840 (Offshore sport fishing) originally built in 2002, and restored in 2022. Powered by a 230HP Volvo Penta KAMD43P 169kW engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 10 knots.
Types of fishing
Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 14 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.
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:
Olhão Fishing Calendar
FAQs about Ocean Fun & Fishing - Big Game
- €800 per group - Day trip (7 hours)
- €850 per group - Full Day Trip – White Marlin (7 hours)
- €1,200 per group - Day Trip – Giant Bluefin Tuna (8 hours)
- Fighting Chair
- GPS Helix 10
- Fishfinder Helix 10
- Snorkeling Equipment
- Live Bait Well
- Multimedia System
- Ice Box
- Life Jackets
- Rods, reels & tackle
- Live Bait
- Snacks (Cheese, smoked ham, fruit, sweets)
- First Mate
- Fishing License
- Lunch (Tuna, chicken, salad, typical snacks, various)
- Inshore Fishing (5 miles )
- Offshore Fishing (From 5 up to 20 miles)
- Light Tackle
- Heavy Tackle
- Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
- Marlin (Blue)
- Marlin (White)
- Tuna (Bigeye)
- Tuna (Bluefin)
- Tuna (Skipjack)