Captain
Ricardo Gavina

Member since September 2016

Funchal, Portugal

Background
Captains Ricardo Gavina and Sergio André hare the owners and operators of Madeira Sight Casting. they come from a generations-long fishing family. their grandparents and fathers were anglers before them and now they carrie on the family tradition by introducing other people to the fantastic fishing Madeira has to offer. The entire crew loves fishing so much that they often stay out past the end of shorter trips because they want to keep fishing. If you're looking for a fun, dedicated team of true fishing enthusiasts, you've come to the right place.
Techniques
Saltwater fly fishing for Billfish, Tunas, Mahi Mahi, Jacks, Bluefish, Wahoo etc. Spinning with stick baits and poppers for Tunas, Jacks, Wahoo, Barracudas, Bluefish etc. Bottom fishing and jigging for Amberjack, Snappers, Groupers, Triggerfish, etc. Trolling. Everything.

Hey, I'm Captain Ricardo Gavina

Funchal, Portugal
Background
Captains Ricardo Gavina and Sergio André hare the owners and operators of Madeira Sight Casting. they come from a generations-long fishing family. their grandparents and fathers were anglers before them and now they carrie on the family tradition by introducing other people to the fantastic fishing Madeira has to offer. The entire crew loves fishing so much that they often stay out past the end of shorter trips because they want to keep fishing. If you're looking for a fun, dedicated team of true fishing enthusiasts, you've come to the right place.
Techniques
Saltwater fly fishing for Billfish, Tunas, Mahi Mahi, Jacks, Bluefish, Wahoo etc. Spinning with stick baits and poppers for Tunas, Jacks, Wahoo, Barracudas, Bluefish etc. Bottom fishing and jigging for Amberjack, Snappers, Groupers, Triggerfish, etc. Trolling. Everything.
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Madeira Sight Casting

Funchal
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4.73
out of 5 stars from 10 reviews
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
90%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
71%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
100%
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John Purkis
Edinburgh, SCT
 5.00
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Afternoon and evening trip with Ricardo and Sergio

VERIFIED   June 27, 2018
Had a great time would definitely recommend. Went fishing with my two sons and had a fantastic time. All three...
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Tom Van Eekelen
Halsteren, North Brabant
 5.00
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Morning trip with madeira sight casting

VERIFIED   September 19, 2018
I went fishing with madeira sight casting a couple of days ago, and had a great trip with these guys just some bad luck with...
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Jens Olsen
Sommersted, 83
 4.67
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Full day with captain Sergio and he’s deckhand

VERIFIED   July 9, 2018
Went for a full day of fishing today and it was like going fishing with a couple of mate’s! Joking, laughing and telling...
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John Artley
Funchal, 30
 5.00
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Fishing with Ricardo

VERIFIED   August 21, 2018
Very good fishing thurally enjoyed the day. Caught three big snappers and a barracuda very good day and recommend it to anyone.
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Jens Olsen
Sommersted, 83
 4.67
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July fishing trip

VERIFIED   July 6, 2018
Half day trip with Recardo Gavina and he’s deckhand and he’s wife, nice familiar atmosphere, they where bending over backwards...
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