White Marlin fishing

The White Marlin (Kajikia albida) is a very nice predator which can be caught off shore in warmer waters (tropical and subtropical waters of the Atlantic Ocean). White Marlin can be found in the Gulf of Mexico, Caribbean Sea, Canary Islands, Madeira and Mediterranean Sea.

This powerful fighter usually feeds during day time on fish, octopuses and squids. They can be caught trolling with artificial lures or with dead bait (bonito, mackerel...).

White marlin are smaller than other billfishes. They can grow up to 2,5m (9ft) and weigh up to 80 kg (180lb). White marlin have a rounded dorsal fin that’s usually higher than its body depth; blue marlin have a pointed front dorsal fin that’s never as high as the fish’s maximum body depth.

White Marlin fishing

Top White Marlin Fishing destinations

White marlin are found in tropical and subtropical waters of the Atlantic Ocean. Great white marlin fishing destinations are Portugal and the area of the Gibraltar Straits in southern Spain, Canary Islands, Madeira, Azores. They also distributed in the Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean Sea.

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Best White Marlin Fishing Charters

A & A Success

10 47,00 ft

Cap Cana Marina, Punta Cana (DO)

From $ 750
FREE Cancellation 14 days notice

Pura Pesca Rodman 1250

10 41,01 ft

Algeciras, Strait of Gibraltar (ES)

From $ 635
Deposit non-refundable


4 26,25 ft

Puerto de Santa María, Cadiz (ES)

From $ 661
Deposit non-refundable

Sherlock II

6 39,00 ft

Bávaro Beach, Punta Cana (DO)

From $ 599
FREE Cancellation 14 days notice


8 29,53 ft

Alvor, Algarve (PT)

From $ 406
Deposit non-refundable


4 32,81 ft

Oranjestad, (ARu)

From $ 400
Deposit non-refundable

Wasabi 45 Viking Express

8 46,00 ft

Puerto Aventuras, Riviera Maya (MX)

From $ 895
Deposit non-refundable

Chutzpah Too

8 34,00 ft

Cancun, Riviera Maya (MX)

From $ 725
FREE Cancellation 14 days notice


11 37,73 ft

Puerto Tomás Maestre, Murcia (ES)

From $ 605
FREE Cancellation 14 days notice