Peter from Denmark decided to chase the Wahoo with a fly, and he had some fun with his fly rod around the FAD’s, (Fish Aggregating Devices) between Khao Lak and Similan Island. We started the first day on the reef in search of Giant trevally, but our GT season has not been good so […]
Thai Saltwater Fishing
Guided Saltwater fishing trips in Khao Lak and Similan Island in Thailand. Light Big game fishing tours, done from Thai longtail or Speed boats and Big game fishing in Phuket
Thai Saltwater Fishing offer guided fishing trips from Khao Lak. 100 km north of Phuket on the west coast in Southern Thailand. Guided fishing trips for Giant Trevally on the reefs around Khao Lak. Our guided fishing trips to the FAD (Fish Aggregating Devices) outside Khao Lak on the Andaman Sea. Offers a variety of saltwater game fish, which is interesting for the fisherman. For you that will only have the biggest fish, you should look at the Jigging and popper fishing trips to the Similan Islands. Besides our saltwater fishing trips in Khao Lak, we work with the best Big game fishing boats in Phuket. We provide game fishing trips, on different charter boats. For the discerning angler who is looking for a quality boat within a budget, to top equipped Big Game fishing boats.
Our fishing season in Khao Lak
Starts in October and runs through May. All our Khao Lak fishing trips are done from longtail boats or by speed boat. By using longtail boats and without compromising the quality of the fishing equipment, we can offer saltwater fishing at a low price. For those of you who are looking for a Similan Island fishing trip. We offer day trips or multi-day trips, where you will stay overnight at one of the Islands. Our Similan Island fishing tours depart from Khao Lak, and is only made from our 21ft walk-around sport fishing Speedboat.
FAD FISHING FROM KHAO LAK
The FAD outside Khao Lak and Similan Islands are made by local fishermen and have created some stunning inshore fishing in Khao Lak and around the Similan Islands. FAD are made of a large floating buoy anchored to the seabed. In our area they are mostly made of polystyrene, FAD’s are designed to create habitats for marine life. Like small crustaceans, squid and small bait-fish, which attracts game fish such as: Dorado, Wahoo, Giant Trevally, Spanish Mackerel, Barracuda, Queen Fish, Sailfish, Cobia, and various tuna species.
The FAD is a fishing hot spot with a virtually guaranteed catch to any angler. It is possible to fish on several different ways at the FAD. Fly fishing, Popper fishing, fishing with jigs, spoon and diving lures. But fishing with live bait is definitely the best fishing technique. In most cases, live bait will perform better than other fishing methods.
FISHING SIMILAN ISLAND
Jigging and popper fishing trips in the waters around the Similan Islands. Here you have the opportunity to experience some of Thailand’s most spectacular saltwater fishing. From our 21ft walk-around sport fishing Speedboat with a 130 HP Outboard engine. Having fast boats means no unnecessary time wastage getting you there, which means you get more time fishing.
REEF FISHING FROM KHAO LAK
Our reef fishing for Giant Trevally trips around Khao Lak, are offered only when the tide is correct. It is a very important factor for GT fishing in Khao Lak. We have 3 different reefs which offer some of the best, inshore Popper fishing for Giant Trevally in Thailand. This fishing trips is done from our 21 ft walk-around speed boat, which is also perfect for fly fishing. If the conditions are right, there will also be an opportunity to wade on the reefs and fly fish. On these fishing tours you will also be able to catch Bluefin Trevally and Yellowfin Barracuda.
BIG GAME FISHING IN PHUKET
The sea around Phuket is the best fishing destination for Big game fishing in Thailand. On our private charters you on a day trip have the opportunity, to fish around Koh Racha Yai and Koh Racha Noi and the Drop Off. The two Islands are located south from Phuket and the Fishing around these Islands. Can offer some spectacular fishing for Sailfish, Wahoo, Dorado, Tuna, Barracuda, Giant Trevally and Spanish Mackerel. The Drop Off west of Phuket offers the same game fish species but not so many Sailfish. But your chance to catch a Black Marlin is greater at the Drop Off, with the deeper water.
Our live-aboard overnight fishing trips to Similan Islands are undoubtedly the best fishing destination for Black Marlin in Thailand. Koh Ha and Koh Rok Islands are the fishing destination if your target species is Sailfish, which is present year round, in the mornings and evenings on most days. You can seen them jumping in large numbers close to the Islands.