Shark Fishing

Shark fishing is a sport that combines fisherman against one of the oldest animals on the planet. It is an exciting form of fishing when productive and is usually done, but not always, by chumming the water close to your fishing grounds and fishing with an alive or dead natural bait.

Shark Fishing

Equipment required for Shark Fishing

You will need to use a surf rod if fishing on the shore to ensure you get a large cast out to the required fishing grounds. If from a boat you will use a strong boat rod, suitable fishing reel and strong line, hook and a wire trace.

The bait will be a natural bait that is either alive or dead.

Species to target when Shark Fishing

Popular shark species to catch include gummy shark, blue shark, hammerhead shark and mako shark.

Best Places to try Shark Fishing

Shark fishing can be done anywhere in the world providing the waters are known to have sharks. Destinations such as Australia, the United States are common to have fishermen chasing shark as a required catch.

Best Shark Fishing Fishing Charters

Mizu Lanzarote fishing


10 46,00 ft

Puerto Calero, Lanzarote (ES)

From 75,00
John Boy Ireland fishing

John Boy

10 32,81 ft

Cobh, Ireland (IE)

From 500,00
Miramar II Puerto Vallarta fishing

Miramar II

12 39,37 ft

Puerto Vallarta, Mexico (MX)

From 341,59
Shambala Cabo San Lucas fishing


6 59,06 ft

Cabo San Lucas, Baja California Sur (MX)

From 2.305,73
GO Fishing Adventure Portugal fishing Charter captain Vitor  avatar

GO Fishing Adventure

8 29,20 ft

Sesimbra, Portugal (PT)

From 120,00
Piquis Puerto Vallarta fishing


18 45,93 ft

Puerto Vallarta, Mexico (MX)

From 751,50
True Light Ireland fishing

True Light

12 39,37 ft

Liscannor, Ireland (IE)

From 500,00
Galaxia Azores fishing Charter captain Eduardo Lopes avatar


10 34,45 ft

Ponta Delgada, Azores (PT)

From 400,00
Rathmullan Ireland fishing


12 39,37 ft

Rathmullan, Ireland (IE)

From 500,00
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