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You beauty! Fishing in Colombia´s endless rivers, vast lakes and epic coastline

Colombia is one of the richest countries in the world in terms of water and its magnificent rivers, lakes, and oceans contain plentitudes of fish and marine life, providing great salt and fresh water fishing opportunities during your trip!

From the depths of the ocean to engaging rivers and placid lakes, you can find some great opportunities to catch some absolute beauties!

Fishing in the jungle – a whole new experience!

In the jungle ridden shores of the pacific coast in Choco, you can join the friendly locals in their fishing canoes and boats and set out for an incredible days fishing. Whether you´re an amateur fishermen or a pro, these abundant shorelines have large schools of fish, such as Marlin, Tuna, Snapper, Sailfish and Highfish Amberjacks, for everyone!

Take home your catch and eat it with some coconut rice and fresh exotic fruit!

Fishing along the Caribbean coast

On the Caribbean coast, there are a number of great spots to go fishing, where you can catch Broadbill, Tuna, Wahoo, Marlin, Barracuda and Sailfish, among others.

Fishing trips leave from Cartagena, Santa Marta and the small fishing village of Taganga, where you can join the locals and explore the rugged coastline in search for some incredible catches!

Fishing in unspoilt rivers

Some of Colombia’s beautiful rivers and lakes produce good sized trout, and one of the best rivers to fish on is Rio Tomo, where you can catch trophy class Peacock Bass as well as on Rio Bita, where you can also find large scale Catfish, Saber Tooth Payara and different types of Pavon.

In the Amazon, wind up the extensive flowing rivers and embark on exciting fishing trips which bring plenty of fresh water fish such as snapping piranhas that are Barbequed whole and served with delicious local food, like fried platano, rice, herbs and fresh fruit.

Enjoy Colombia’s delicious fish freshly caught by you whilst surrounded by stunning natural outdoor beauty!

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