Grouper fishing

Grouper is common name for all the bass-looking-fish from the Epinephelinae Family. This family also includes sea bass by the way. Grouper are colorful predators who like to live in rocky areas, reefs, wrecks where they can hide.

Groupers are present in all subtropical and tropical oceans. They are taken deep sea fishing with natural bait (sardine, squid, ...), trolling with the downrigger or jigging.

There are groupers of all sizes and coulors, but the largest grouper are the goliath grouper. These fish can weigh as much as 350 kg (770 lb) and grow to lengths up to 2.5 m.

Grouper fishing

Top Grouper Fishing destinations

Groupers are present in all subtropical and tropical oceans. The best fishing destinations to fish for grouper are the Florida Keys, Panama, Costa Rica, Mexico, Canary Islands, Gibraltar Straits, Madagascar, Seychelles, Andaman Islands and Australia.

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Best Grouper Fishing Charters

Red Tide

10 39,37 ft

Puerto Banus, Marbella (ES)

From $586
FREE Cancellation 14 days notice

San Remo

4 22,97 ft

Flores, Azores (PT)

From $639
FREE Cancellation 14 days notice

Keen-M

6 41,00 ft

Isla Mujeres, Riviera Maya (MX)

From $1000
Deposit non-refundable

Pescadora I

4 29,00 ft

Puerto Morelos, Riviera Maya (MX)

From $735
Deposit non-refundable

Silcar 980

12 29,53 ft

Cascais, Portugal (PT)

From $479
Deposit non-refundable

My Way 2

4 22,97 ft

Dugi Otok, Croatia (HR)

From $335
Deposit non-refundable

Cadaqués Charter

3 29,53 ft

Cadaqués, Costa Brava (ES)

From $479
Deposit non-refundable

Predator II

5 29,53 ft

Jezera, Croatia (HR)

From $933
Deposit non-refundable

Aura Marina

10 45,93 ft

Puerto Calero, Lanzarote (ES)

From $742
FREE Cancellation 14 days notice