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

Nosy Lien Nosy Be fishing

Nosy Lien

4 32,81 ft

Nosy Be, Madagascar (MG)

From 500,00
Open Panga I La Paz fishing

Open Panga I

2 22,00 ft

La Paz, Baja California Sur (MX)

From 295,00
The Fins Fuerteventura fishing Charter captain Javi  avatar

The Fins

8 39,37 ft

Morro Jable, Fuerteventura (ES)

From 90,00
At Last IV Gibraltar fishing

At Last IV

4 19,69 ft

Gibraltar, Strait of Gibraltar (ES)

From 452,84
Phoenix 32FT Cabo San Lucas fishing

Phoenix 32FT

6 32,00 ft

Cabo San Lucas, Baja California Sur (MX)

From 901,86
Palmer  fishing


6 26,00 ft

Ngor, (SE)

From 250,00
Halya Dubai fishing


12 34,00 ft

Dubai Harbor, Dubai (UAE)

From 367,15
California 28 FT SJC Cabo San Lucas fishing

California 28 FT SJC

4 28,00 ft

Cabo San Lucas, Baja California Sur (MX)

From 699,57
Doña Pi Cape Verde fishing

Doña Pi

6 42,65 ft

Mindelo, Cape Verde (CV)

From 850,00
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