Socotra Sport Fishing Tour

Socotra Luxury Sport Fishing Tour  – Fishing Monster GT
Fishing in the wonderful island of Socotra is a unique experience for wild fishing anglers (popping, vertical jigging, light spi nning, fly fishing) Socotra island another Galapagos Located off the coast of Yemen in the Indian Ocean, the island of Socotra is one of the world’s most astonishing  destination with monster Gts. Come and discover Socotra’s wild remote sea. Socotra Sport Fishing spot Ras Iresal located  in the Northeast of Socotra, it is also the point where the Indian Ocean and the Arabian sea meet. Ras Iresal  is known as the best site for  Monster GTs.
Recommended period for sport  fishing The best season for sport fishing are from October till  November and from March till end of April.No fishing from May to early October

Local fishing Boats These local fishing boats are about 7 meters long, equipped with a 40-60 HP outboard engine and are quite comfortable for up to 2 anglers per boat.

Our Socotra fishing camp Our camp is based at the Northern east of the island at Ras Iresal or at Ar-ar beach which has a permanent fresh water stream goes to the sea , wonderful site to have a wash. It is also the point where the Indain Ocean and the Arabian sea meet.Our aim is to offer an exclusive services by the standards of the island, but in our camp you will have all the necessities,Camping facilities : tents, mattress, pillows, chairs, tables, cooking gear with ice box , lights and fresh water for washing.
Do Something extraordinary  – Socotra sport  fishing itinerary for 6 days + 1day sightseeing Travel  Socotra . Breath Taking island with Monster GT
 As for fishing, Socotra may be considered one of the best wild destination for popping on the planet, thanks to the quantity and size of the GT found, with an average weight of more than 40 kg, but no trouble get up to 60 kg. More than GT (Giant Trevally), there are many other species that can be caught on popping and spinning, like huge red snapper, grouper of all types, coral troutemperor, big Spanish mackerel, barracuda, golden trevally, kingfish, barracuda, yellow spotted trevally, black tip travelly, sailfish, dorado, wahoo and marlin. The best month for sail fish and Spanish mackerel are October and November, the other fish are present all year through. Also jigging can be practiced with success. We have amberjack, grouper, sharks, rusty jobfish. Also fishing from the shore offers interesting possibilities, given the presence of bonefish and striped threadfin ( similar to bonefish). We have marked 7 shipwrecks ,which are real hotspot for fishing ( either popping or jigging) and that are well within 15-30 minutes reach from the base camp.
This is a unique Fishing sport itinerary which enables you to discover Socotra wild unspoiled sea Itinerary

:Day 1:  Arrival in Socotra ( Hadibo +Diksam plateau)

Welcome to Socotra ! Upon your arrival at Socotra  International Airport  you will be met by your driver/guide and transferred to Socotra Hotel in Hadibo for check in then afterlunch . late afternoon Diksam plateau to visit the forest of Dragon’s blood tree, then drive back to Hadibo.Overnight accommodation: Dinner and overnight in Socotra Hotel 

Day 2 : Sport fishing spot Ras Iresal ( from day 2 until day 7)(Ras Iresal is in the Northeast of Socotra, it is also the point where the Indian Ocean and the Arabian sea meet)Breakfast will be served very early (5:00 am) in Socotra Hotel to exploit the best part of the day on the sea. Transfer by 4×4 car  to the most interesting fishing spot Ras Iresal. Upon your arrival to the fishing spot go out for fishing with local fishermen enjoy your time, the fishing trip in the morning lasts about 6 hours, boats are coxed by local fishermen very well skilled in this sea/Ocean and traditional fishing, but not such well trained in modern fishing techniques .Most of the anglers preferto practice  popping and vertical jigging…
Lunch will be served at the beach. Relax and enjoy the island nature. Later you can do more fishing as spinning from the coast ( at your choice white sand beach or cliffs) or from the boats, ready at your service all the time.
Overnight accommodation: Dinner and overnight at the camp base

.NOTE : The same sport fishing program  as day 2 will be applied for day 3  , day 4 , day 5 , day 6 and day 7

Day 8:Goodbye for Now! | Hadibo – HomeEnjoy breakfast before being transferred  to Socotra airport for your trip home. We hope you enjoyed your time in Socotra and that this will be your first of many visits! See you again soon in beautiful Socotra

Included services:– Accommodation at Socotra  Hotel  based on sharing/twin room for the first and last day- Full Board food ( Breakfast,Lunch and Dinner)- Local  English speaking  guide- All fees  included- Fishing Permit from the ministery of fishes weath- Transportation by Toyota 4×4 ( 4 pax per car )- Transfer to the fishing spot in Ras Iresal.- Local fishing boat ( 2 anglers per boat )- Sufficient of bottled water for the whole trip-  cooking equipment- local cook for lunch
Excluded Services•               Flights tickets•               Personal expenses  ( telephone calls etc)Tips and gratuities 
Things to Bring with you– Fishing Tackles- Sunscreen- Cameras – rods and reel-Polarize sunglasses- sea sick pills

Note:please keep in mind that our fishing Tour can be further customized to fit your preferences and budget For booking your Socotra fishing tour,Kindly contact us to discuss your ideas and we will provide our expertise to make your holiday efficient and a rich in memories experience