Where to Go Deep Sea Fishing in Jamaica

The Island of Jamaica is surrounded by the Caribbean Sea and has a long tradition of fishing in coastal areas.

With the development of tourism in the country, Deep Sea Fishing has blossomed into a major attraction for visitors who want to explore the Island in a broader sense than just staying in an all-inclusive hotel.

If you are planning a trip to Jamaica and want to engage in Deep Sea Fishing, here are some sites that will give you great opportunities for this exciting venture.

Deep Sea Fishing Ocho Rios

The coastal waters of Ocho Rios is an ideal location for Deep Sea Fishing enthusiasts all year round due to its warm waters and the availability of many fishing grounds in the deep coastal waters.

Ocho Rios is very popular among Sports Fishing Enthusiasts, and a variety of Fish species are available in the waters of Ocho Rios including Blue Marlin, kingfish, Mahi Mahi, Dolphin, Snapper, and Jackfish. Please note that fishes are caught and released, and the activity is for sporting.

So, if you are traveling to Ocho Rios, you will have several locations to choose from for your Deep-Sea Fishing adventure, please book your excursion in advance to ensure that your experience is secured. Jamaica Sports Fishing, Island Routes, and Sun Star Water sports are two companies that offer charters in Ocho Rios.

Port Antonio Deep Sea Fishing

Port Antonio is one of the best destinations for Deep-Sea Fishing in Jamaica because it is not a commercialized part of the Island and has not been affected by overfishing.

Anglers will love this Deep Fishing location because some of the largest Marlins in Jamaica are found in Portland. Port Antonio also host an annual Marlin Tournament where some of the best Anglers from all over the world descend on Port Antonio to try and catch the largest Marlin, this yearly Marlin Tournament in Port Antonio is one of the largest events in the town.

Port Antonio Deep Sea Fishing Charter provides some of the best Deep-Sea Fishing Charters in Port Antonio.

Port Antonio also host an annual Marlin Tournament where some of the best Anglers from all over the world descend on Port Antonio to try and catch the largest Marlin, this yearly Marlin Tournament in Port Antonio is one of the largest events in the town.

Port Antonio Deep Sea Fishing Charter provides some of the best Deep-Sea Fishing Charters in Port Antonio.

Deep Sea Fishing in Montego Bay

Montego Bay is another excellent location for Deep Sea Fishing in Jamaica. One of the main sites in Montego Bay is close to the Doctor’s Cave Beach where there is a massive drop off of more than 2000 feet near to the shoreline.

This has resulted in Anglers landing some huge catches of Marlin and other fish species in these waters. Montego Bay is definitely a location that will provide fun and excitement for sport fishing enthusiasts, and there are many Fishing Charters available in Montego Bay including Fishing Montego Bay Jamaica and Marlin Madness.

Negril Deep Sea Fishing

Negril is a unique location for Deep Sea Fishing because of its long shallow bay which allows anglers to start fishing within 5 -10 minutes away from the shore. The best point of the Negril Coast for Deep Sea Fishing is on the westerly end which is still relatively unspoiled and includes a wide variety of fishes -from Blue Marlins to yellowfin tuna to mahi-mahi. If you want larger catches, you have to venture out to at least 8 miles to get to the deeper waters

The best point of the Negril Coast for Deep Sea Fishing is on the westerly end which is still relatively unspoiled and includes a wide variety of fishes -from Blue Marlins to yellowfin tuna to mahi-mahi. If you want larger catches, you have to venture out to at least 8 miles to get to the deeper waters

If you want larger catches, you have to venture out to at least 8 miles to get to the deeper waters where the larger fishes reside. Some recommended charters in the Negril area include The Negril deep Sea Fishing Charter by Island Routes and Stanley’s Deep-Sea Fishing.

The best point of the Negril Coast for Deep Sea Fishing is on the westerly end which is still relatively unspoiled and includes a wide variety of fishes -from Blue Marlins to yellowfin tuna to mahi-mahi. If you want larger catches, you have to venture out to at least 8 miles to get to the deeper waters

There is a lot of opportunity for Deep-Sea Fishing on the coast of Jamaica. However, the shores of Negril, Ocho Rios, Montego Bay and Portland gives visitors the best options for chartered deep-sea fishing. You can choose any of these locations for your next fishing trip to Jamaica.

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