Marlin, swordfish, tuna, wahoo, mahi-mahi and more fishing in the Galapagos Islands, Ecuador and Peru. Plus golden salmon in Argentina
Complete custom fishing & exotic vacation packages for discerning anglers and adventurers who enjoy the finer details in life
Top Fishing Destinations for your marlin fishing trip!
The Eastern most Island in the Galapagos is famous for its incredible numbers of striped marlin, huge blue and black marlin and some of the best tuna and wahoo fishing on the planet. It is also the gateway to incredible tours & adventures all over the Galapagos Islands.
The port of Manta is host to some of the most consistent year round fishing for blue marlin. With a daily average of 2-3 raises of blue marlin all year no other place in the world offers true reliable shots at blue marlin year round. The daytime sword fishing is quite good.
One of the last ocean frontiers in South America. It’s virtually untapped and very low fishing pressure of any kind. Excellent blue and black marlin fishing. The local cuisine and seafood is some of the best in Ecuador.
Fish the waters where Actors and legends such as Hemingway, Monroe and other’s fished and made famous with the giant black marlin that roamed these waters. Mancora Bank offers good shots at tuna, blue and striped marlin.
What is your gamefish of choice?
Choose from the best exotic destinations in South America to fish for this incredible marlin. We have a destination that is just right anytime of the year. Looking for big blues, high numbers or fish of a lifetime?
Arguably the most powerful marlin species that can be found in shallow and deepwater. Fighting a black marlin is not for those faint of heart. Catch and release one of the Pacific’s most powerful and majestic billfish.
Striped marlin can be a rare welcomed catch in North and Central America. Not in South America. They are the most numerous and common marlin in Ecuador, Galapagos Islands and Peru. Most striped marlin average 150 to 200 lbs so they are fun on light tackle, fly and spinning rods.
One of the most delicious tuna species found abundantly in South America. Hands down the Galapagos Islands has the best big eye tuna fishing in the world. Fish the spawing and nursery waters of the Pacific for this vibrant and strong tuna. It’s popularity on poppers and light tackle is growing by the day.
NOT SURE YET?
Choose Your Level Of Lodging Amenities
Most Ecuagringo Destinations will offer at least economic level lodging. Some of our more popular locations such as San Cristobal Island will offer economic, standard or platinum lodging.
Basic clean rooms with Wifi, private bathroom and ac. Most will include breakfast. Usually will not have a exciting view but will provide a comfortable night’s rest for budget minded travelers.
Perhaps our most popular choice for anglers and adventurers looking for a higher level of amenities good enough for spouses yet wanting to be conservative on the cost. Most standard lodging will have a restaurant on site. Include WiFi, ac, nicer rooms than economic level, private bathrooms and other amenities possible such as gym, pool, playroom and more.
Where available these are the best hotels and resorts available that offer higher end comfort, amenities. Some will have suites and most provide beautiful views. All include WiFi, private bathroom, ac and some will have restaurants and full bars with exceptions. If you ware looking for maximum comfort and want to impress the spouse this is the way to go.
Marine Wildlife Photographer, Ocean Ghost Project
ALL very exciting!!
Why choose us for your marlin fishing trip?
Because we are an outfitting company and not just a travel agency. We have skin in the game in all our destinations having trained guides and crews, invested money, bought property, boats and developed some of the activities.
We are the only outfitting company that has trained staff in each country that work as a team. Our staff and pro team members are involved in all the activities and tours we provide.
Over 22 years experience operating all over South America. Fishing and adventure is in our blood. No one has the connections and has learned the local ropes like us!
The Galapagos Islands are our most sought after marlin fishing destination…
They are also one of the safest places to tour, dive, snorkel and enjoy with the whole family. Virtually no crime makes an adventure in Galapagos worry free. Contact us today for a custom package and let your taste for adventure unfold!
Ecuagringo is the company that first started the Galapagos Islands marlin fishery back in 2001. Most boats and crews today have either worked for us or started part of their training through us. More striped, blue and black marlin have been caught by our boats in the last 13 years than most operations in the Pacific. With over 3000 marlin releases in the Galapagos you have good reason to fish with us. Of course our other fishing and travel destinations are also very productive for various species.
What do you want?
– Do you want to fish the world’s finest natural marlin, tuna, wahoo and grouper waters?
– Most shots possible at your target species?
– Light tackle, popping, jigging, casting or fly fishing?
– Safe destinations for the whole family?
– Custom packages that fit your budget and level of amenities?
Ecuagringo lives and dies by these principles:
* One company, one team, one continent
* Providing the best custom fishing and adventure trips in South America
* Unifying the world’s finest marlin and big game fishing corridor “Marlin Boulevard” that stretches Colombia, Ecuador, Galapagos Islands and Peru