Tuna fishing

Tuna fishing is a fishing technique that brings together all the ways to fish this incredible predator. You can fish via trolling, spinning or jigging among others. Tuna is a fierce fighter, so adequate material is required to face this magnificent fighter.

Tuna fishing

Equipment required for Tuna fishing

Because of the tuna species size and strength a strong rod, reel, line, leader and lure or hook is required for this fishing style. 

There is specialised equipment for this fishing technique and the reels especially can be expensive. The best saltwater tuna fishing reels are Shimano Tiagra, Alutecnos Albacore or Gorilla, Daiwa Sealine, Accurate or Penn for example.

Species to target when Tuna fishing

We have many different types of tuna:

Little Tunny, Skipjack Tuna, Dogtooth Tuna, Longtail Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, Albacore Tuna, Bigeye Tuna, Bluefin Tuna and the Yellowfin Tuna.

Best Places to try Tuna fishing

Best places in the world to fish for tuna:

Kona in Hawaii, Outer Banks in North Carolina, San Diego in California, the Canary Islands, Mediterranean Sea (Croatia, Italy, Spain ...) , Puerto Vallarta in Mexico and Nuova Scotia in Canada.

Best Tuna fishing Fishing Charters

AQUILA Mauritius fishing Charter captain John Bardin avatar


20 53,00 ft

Cap Malheureux, Mauritius (MAU)

From 565,20
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Fishing Adventures

3 22,97 ft

Coco, (CORI)

From 309,23
Escualo IV Mazatlan fishing

Escualo IV

6 26,00 ft

Mazatlan, Mexico (MX)

From 353,40
Veni Vidi Fishi  fishing

Veni Vidi Fishi

6 32,81 ft

Bouillante, (Guada)

From 900,00
Gloria  fishing


5 24,77 ft

Porto Tolle, (IT)

From 450,00
Riviera 44 FT Cabo San Lucas fishing

Riviera 44 FT

8 44,00 ft

Cabo San Lucas, Baja California Sur (MX)

From 3.473,94
Blue Marlin 3 Puerto Rico de Gran Canaria fishing Charter captain Andy  avatar

Blue Marlin 3

10 42,65 ft

Puerto Rico de Gran Canaria, Gran Canaria (ES)

From 70,00
40 Parallelo  fishing

40 Parallelo

4 16,40 ft

Leuca, (IT)

From 200,00
San Remo Azores fishing

San Remo

4 22,97 ft

Flores, Azores (PT)

From 460,00
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