The Pacific Ocean on the south coast of Veraguas has good weather conditions almost all year and multiple natural landscapes, which allows huge alternatives to practice fishing.
Mariato Coast is located on the western of Azuero now as the Sunset Coast, is a set of 26 beaches and more than 100 kilometers of Coast and part of RAMSAR site, Gulf of Montijo. It is the perfect place for fishing lovers.
On the coasts of Mariato, Cebaco Island and all surrenders are a long coastline with an abundance of marine fauna every month of the year. Here, fishing becomes an exceptional sport because the species that can be caught are exotic and coveted, like dorado (mahi-mahi), yellowfin tuna, sailfish, and much other game fish.
Set with the Customer (Recommended 6:30 am)
In those waters, visitors can test their strength and skill fishing mahi-mahi, yellowfin tuna, mackerel, wahoo, and roosterfish among other varieties of fish that live there. Moreover, the place seeks to respond to the taste of every visitor proposing activities for the experienced one who likes traditional fishing for larger species or for the enthusiastic beginner who likes to experience different emotions.
The charter is dedicated to fishing the most picturesque parts of Veraguas abundant with fish species of all kinds. It is operated by a professional captain whose goal is to show everyone the beauty and natural wealth of this part of Panama.
Fishing is done aboard Coiba’s Spirit a 25-foot Wellcraft angler boat originally built in 1990 and restored in 2014. It is powered by a 275 HP Mercury engine, with a cruising speed of 30 knots, which means you can get to the fishing destination very quickly. The boat has a Lowrance GPS, fishfinder, snorkeling equipment, safety equipment, spearfishing equipment, Tuna tubes, outriggers, and a Livewell for the bait.
Our boats have a maximum capacity of 7 adults comfortably seated. With enough space to move around and walk during entire trip. However when it comes to fishing, things change, for safety and to have enough space to fight with the fish, the groups are not more than 4 fishermen.
Most of our clients have some experience, however it is not necessary to have fishing before, you can count with us to teach you the basic techniques and make their day an unforgettable adventure. It is also important to mention that we provide all necessary equipment, without any additional charge.
Usually, our clients want to take advantage of the first rays of the sun, that is why our departure time, from El Bongo de Montijo, totally depends on the customer. We recommend leaving at 6:30 am, to have more time available for the activity. Well, the elders say, “The early bird catches the worm”.
We have many fishing spots in 60 minutes after our departure, we can reach some of them. We will spend all day moving from one place to another in search of action.
We will pause for lunch and take the strength to continue fishing. We suggest bringing your own fruit, sandwiches or a light lunch. For a small fee, we can take care of that.
Depending on the tides and weather conditions and the wishes of the clients, we can continue fishing in the afternoon.
After a day of fishing, you only have to return to our starting point and arrive at safe harbor.