The Mauritius Island is a great spot for deep sea fishing. Especially it is famous for blue marling fishing. Every experienced angler as well as beginner is dreaming of catching this type of marlin, the King of all game fish. Therefore, this island attracts plenty of fishmen from all over the world. Its location and climate allow to catch a blue marlin almost all year round. But the best period for blue marlin fishing in Mauritius is between November and April.
Every encounter with this majestic fish is a unique and unforgettable experience. Mauritius is famous for numerous world fishing records for Blue Marlin.
Blue marlin fishing rods and reeds
The most convenient blue marine fishing tackles are conventional deep-sea fishing rods and reels. However, it is possible to catch blue marlin on lighter tackle. Reels with 50, 80, 130 lb line are generally used for fishing in Mauritius. The most popular among anglers rod and reel brands are Penn, Pen, Berkley, Fenwick.
Fishing blue marlin in Mauritius - techniques
Once you hook a blue marlin, you are engaged in a spectacular fight. This fish is known for greyhounding, jumping out of the water in rapid and successive leaps. This is definitely exciting and memorable experience. The most popular techniques in Mauritius are trolling, kite fishing and live bait fishing. While fishing marlin you can also catch other types of big fish such as barracuda, tuna, dorado.
Blue marlin fishing tours by Elite Voyage
The Mauritius Island is a perfect destination for big game fishing. It is also a place where you can combine it with premium-class holidays in luxury hotels. And our company is glad to offer you memorable vacations on this paradise island. Besides premium accommodation, we provide a wide range of various tours, including exclusive tours on blue marine fishing in Mauritius. More detailed information on fishing tours you can find here or just contact our specialists, they will be glad to answer all your questions.