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

Wasabi 32 Blackfin Puerto Aventuras fishing Charter captain Rico  avatar

Wasabi 32 Blackfin

6 32,00 ft

Puerto Aventuras, Riviera Maya (MX)

From 397,26
Amigo San José del Cabo fishing


8 42,65 ft

San José del Cabo, Baja California Sur (MX)

From 1.087,24
Cabolero Cabo San Lucas fishing


6 29,53 ft

Cabo San Lucas, Baja California Sur (MX)

From 919,97
Marcela La Paz fishing


4 28,00 ft

La Paz, Baja California Sur (MX)

From 543,62
Green Flake Deltebre fishing Charter captain Adrian  avatar

Green Flake

5 23,29 ft

Deltebre, Tarragona (ES)

From 550,00
Sea Phantom Puerto Aventuras fishing

Sea Phantom

9 36,09 ft

Puerto Aventuras, Riviera Maya (MX)

From 485,07
Dona Pas Cabo San Lucas fishing

Dona Pas

3 26,00 ft

Cabo San Lucas, Baja California Sur (MX)

From 836,34
Finatik Puerto Aventuras fishing


12 45,93 ft

Puerto Aventuras, Riviera Maya (MX)

From 543,62
California 28 FT SJC Cabo San Lucas fishing

California 28 FT SJC

4 28,00 ft

Cabo San Lucas, Baja California Sur (MX)

From 694,16
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