The waters around Jamaica offer several kinds of fishing due to the varied underwater landscape. Some fish like shallow island edges, while others favor the coral reefs built up over centuries. Off Jamaica, you can experience regions that attract sports fishermen from all over the world. The northern waters offer a chance to catch mahi mahi, blue and white marling, sailfish, tarpon, barracuda, and bonito. In Port Antonio, try Irie Vibes Fishing in Port Antonio, which offers spear and deep sea fishing options; in Negril, visit Captain Phil at Sea Shell charters, which provides a range of tours and deep sea fishing. Sea Shell’s fleet include a glass-bottom boat. Also located in Negril is Stanley’s Deep Sea Fishing run by Capt. Staney Caryalho, who was born and raised there. Fishing includes chiefly offshore trolling on the western point of Jamaica using ballyoo and artificial bat.
About 365 Things to Do, See and Eat in Jamaica
Jamaica has so many unique foods, places and events to offer. These things are often missed by visitors to Jamaica and even locals. Our goal is to have you try new things and see what Jamaica has to fully offer with something to do 365 days of the year. Please note that these are all our opinions and we are always open to suggestions.