Fishing in Miami
We've identified the best fishing charters through customer reviews, boat inspections, captain interviews, and first hand fishing experiences.
We will match you with a charter that is a perfect fit for your individual needs and budget.
With our local knowledge, boat direct pricing, and legendary customer service, we will plan the fishing trip of your dreams.
There is no shortage of phenomenal fish to catch in the Atlantic Ocean. Sailfish, swordfish, blue marlin, white marlin, tuna, grouper, snapper, shark, mahi-mahi and wahoo are among our customer’s favorites. Fishing is so popular in Miami because these fish present anglers with an enormous challenge and when they are hooked on your lines then exhilaration is guaranteed. Many of the fish that we catch are edible and can be taken home for dinner. This makes catching them even more rewarding. Miami locals highly recommend experiencing this adventure firsthand.
Our Miami Fishing Charters are private and can be customized to create the perfect fishing trip for you. You can target any fish and you can use the tournament grade equipment already onboard all our fishing yachts – which are clean, comfortable, fast and extremely safe. Specialized techniques are required to catch some of these fish and our captains and crews all specialize in the necessary methods. They will help you to catch the biggest fish of your fishing career by sharing their knowledge with all onboard.
Calle Ocho Festival and Carnaval Miami are major attractions for tourists and they are annual events. The city has many entertainment venues, theme parks, museums, theatres and performing arts centres. Visitors to the area have so many activities to keep them entertained. Whatever your mood, you will find something to match it in Miami. The tropical climate gets people outdoors enjoying adventure sports, diving, sailing, snorkelling, skiing or having leisurely strolls around town. You can shop at various boutiques, galleries and shopping malls. You can relax and pamper yourself at any of the spas in the city. There is no limit to the things on offer and you can experience it all.
There are occasionally days when a particular fish may not be biting, in which case our Palm Beach Fishing Charters may suggest targeting a different fish instead. Fishing is never dull with us because there are always a number of species biting every day. Climb aboard our luxury fishing boats in Miami and discover the meaning of true adventure out on the ocean.
Call us to book your Miami Fishing Charter and revel in the excitement that these monster fish promise.
Fishing Boats In Miami
|Length||44 ft (13.4 m)|
|Manufacturer||Custom (Rybovich / Blackfin)|
|This sportfish was custom built for fishing and the details are evident everywhere. The boat is extremely comfortable and well maintained and the crew is among the friendliest and most capable in the entire industry. The boat features top of the line fishing equipment and tackle and unlike other charters, live bait is included when the conditions call for it.|
Viking Fishing Yacht
|Length||65 ft (19.8m)|
|This gorgeous Viking 65 is perfect for VIPs and corporate entertaining. The boat has a huge fishing cockpit with a full shade and mezzanine seating. Inside you'll find a large air conditioned salon, and satellite TV. The flybridge is massive as well. This is one of our favorite boats anywhere.|
"Blue Rendezvous" Fishing Yacht
|Length||60 ft (18.3m)|
|Presented by VIP Fishing Charters Elite Sportfishing division, this 60 foot Hatteras represents the ultimate in fishing performance and luxury. As much a yacht as it is a fishing machine, this boat features a high end interior, with fine woods, leather, and textiles. The large, air-conditioned salon with adjacent galley and dining area is perfect for entertaining guests or clients. The boat also features state of the art navigation and entertainment electronics, including satellite TV.
|Length||41 ft (12.5 m)|
|This Miami based sportfish is perfect for deep sea fishing in Miami and is one of the best maintained charter fishing boats in South Florida. The boat is tournament rigged with heavy duty fishing equipment and features an oversized fighting chair and livewell. The boat is located conveniently near many Miami-area hotels.|
|Length||35 feet (10.7 m)|
|Max Passengers||6 (4 recommended)|
|A center console charter is a unique experience since these types of boats are quicker and more agile than a typical sportfish. Another advantage of this boat is that it offers 360 degree fishability so you won't lose fish under the boat. You'll feel "closer" to the water, which is great if you don't mind getting splashed, but not great for those who are prone to seasickness.|
Flats Fishing, Fly Fishing,
& Everglades Fishing
|Type||Flats Fishing Boat|
|Length||16 ft (4.9 m)|
|Max Passengers||3 (2 adults)|
|Don't let the small size of this boat fool you, this is one awesome fishing machine. Perfect for hunting some of the most elusive inshore creatures like tarpon, bonefish, peacock bass, and more. Captain Yancy is one of the best fishing guides in the country and is as good with children as he is with expert anglers. This boat is kept on a trailer and therefore can be launched at different fishing locations both in freshwater, saltwater, and the Florida Everglades.
Luxury Fishing Yacht
|Length||61 ft (18.8 m)|
|This modern, Viking 61 sportfish just may be the nicest sportfish available for charter in the Florida Keys. With a top speed of 37 knots and a cruising speed of 33, it's also one of the fastest sportfish on the water. The boat features luxurious accomodations, including an enclosed, air conditioned flybridge. Mezzanine seating in the fishing cockpit is a perfect place for spectators to comfortably watch the action.|
Types of Fishing in Miami
Miami's cultural diversity, rich history and beautiful beaches make it a truly magical city. Miami is a major center for banking, trade, finance, and international business. Located in-between the Florida Everglades and Biscayne Bay, people with roots from all over the world call Miami home. It wouldn't be uncommon to hear more Spanish speaking in one day than English speaking. The port of Miami is one of the busiest ports in the world not only for cargo coming from South America and the Caribbean but for Cruise Ships as well. The cruise ships docked in Miami allow visitors easy access to the Caribbean. Tourism is one of Miami's biggest industries and for good reason. Miami's warm climate attracts visitors year round, especially in the winter when many northerners head down south to avoid the harsh winters. The endless waterways, bays, and beaches make Miami the perfect spot for boating, swimming, fishing and other outdoor activities. The Miami Marlins, Miami Dolphins, and Miami Heat all reside in this bustling city. The skyline of downtown Miami continues to grow with the increased demand for condos. In 2005 the city of Miami experienced one of its biggest real estate booms ever in which 50 high-rises were constructed in a matter of a few years. Once again the demand for real estate has caught up with the supply and developers are beginning to build again. Miami has many unique neighborhoods including Little Havana, Brickell and the Arts District. Each one with it's own history and vibe. There are endless amounts of ethnic restaurants, cafes, and clubs. Miami is a beautiful city with beautiful people!
Top 10 Things to do in Miami
- Go to a club in Miami Beach
- Have an overpriced drink at the Fontainbleau
- Go to a Cuban diner in Little Havana
- Go topless on South Beach
- Rent a lounge and have a Mojito at Nikki Beach
- Go swimming in the Venetian Pool in Coral Gables
- Take interstate 395 from downtown to Miami Beach
- Enjoy a surprising and creative dinner at Barton G
- See a Miami Heat game at the American Airlines Arena
- GO FISHING!