Damas Island Mangrove Wetlands Fishing Tour

Damas Island
Mangrove Wetlands
Fishing Tour

• REGION: Central Pacific
• LOCATION: Manuel Antonio
• LEVEL: Moderate
• MINIMUM AGE: 5 years
• APPROX PICK UP TIME: Dep on tides
• DURATION: Half Day Activity
• WHAT TO BRING: Camera, sun lotion, repellent
• WHAT’S INCLUDED: Transportation, tour guide & entrance fee, Snacks

Visit dense fishing spots in the mangroves of Damas Island and experience various fishing techniques, like trolling and spinning, as well as traditional Costa Rican handheld devices. It’s easily accessible dock makes it suitable for all kinds of anglers. Once you board your boat you’ll head to the mangroves where you will go after red or black snappers, pacific snooks and mangrove groupers; however, sea basses, jacks and small barracudas are not rare. A variety of fishing techniques can be used which include trolling, spinning, bottom fishing and eventually live bait. Your fishing guide will recommend the proper technique depending on tides, weather and water visibility. Due to the density of some fishing spots, traditional fishing with handheld devices such as “el yoyo” or “el bolillo” are highly recommended.