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Naples is an excellent fishing destination for those who want to experience backcountry, fly fishing, and deep sea fishing.
There are a plenty of options for your next fishing trip near Naples. Local waters a playground for Snook, Redfish, Mangrove Snapper, Tarpon, and many more.Show all fishing charters
Naples inshore fishing charters offer easy access to some of the best fishing grounds. From backcountry fishing to the night Snook fishing trips, there’s something for anglers of all tastes and all ages.
Naples fishing charters will help you to land Snook, Redfish, Mangrove Snapper, Tarpon, and many more.
Inshore fishing trips are good for families with kids, couples, and small groups of friends.Show all inshore fishing charters
On average, the price for a 4-hour inshore fishing trip is $436 for 2 people. Add $50 for an each additional person. Fishing charters can accommodate up to 6 persons depending on the capacity of the boat.
$200 is the lowest price for a 2-hour inshore fishing trip in Naples.
You can find about 41 fishing charters in Naples and nearby cities. It’s easy to find your next fishing getaway in Naples.Check rates & availability
April, June and September are the best months for inshore fishing near Naples.
Naples offers unique offshore fishing experiences. Some of the most coveted fishing spots in the world can be found along the coast. It is an excellent opportunity to spend a day on the water, catch a big fish, and perfect your angling skills.
These waters will yield anything from Cobia and Jack Crevalle to Gag Grouper and King Mackerel.
Offshore fishing trips are good for experienced anglers, groups for friends, and those who want to reel in a bigger catch. Be ready to travel into the federal waters miles off the coast.Show all offshore fishing charters
On average, the base price for a private 4-hour offshore fishing charter is $682 for 2 anglers. An extra angler fee is $50. Fishing charters can accommodate 4-6 anglers depending on the size of the vessel.
The most affordable 4-hour offshore fishing trip in Naples costs $350 for 2 anglers.
There are about 29 fishing guides in Naples and nearby cities. You will have a lot of choices to book your next fishing retreat.
Tip: It’s better to take a 6-hour or 8-hour offshore fishing trip for the best fishing experience. Offshore fishing spots are away from the coast, so you will need some time to get there.
The average tips are 15-20% of the total fishing charter price.Check rates & availability
April, June and September are the best months for offshore fishing near Naples.
Naples family-friendly fishing charters specialize in trips for anglers of all ages. Your family can learn various fishing techniques and catch different species of fish.
The beautiful inshore waters of Naples allow for a great amount of fishing and fun. Since the waters are calm, your family can focus on relaxing fishing.
A half-day inshore fishing trip is a perfect trip for a family. This short trip is perfect for kids because they will learn something new and won’t get tired.
On average, the base price for a private 4-hour family-friendly fishing charter is $436 for 2 anglers. An extra angler fee is $50. Fishing charters can accommodate 4-6 anglers depending on the size of the vessel.Check rates & availability
Naples is one of the best destinations for shark fishing because a wide variety of sharks are found in local waters. Naples shark fishing charters are committed to providing you with an exciting fishing experience.
Blacktip Shark, Bull Shark, and Bonnethead Shark could be your next catch.
Note: some shark species are considered prohibited in Florida and cannot be kept as a trophy. These sharks have to be released. But don't worry about shark identification. Your Captain will assist you.
Sharks can be found in offshore and inshore waters. Juvenile sharks use estuaries and lagoon areas as nursery grounds, while adults could be found in deeper waters.
Sharks are caught using live bait. It could be Mullet, Bonita, Blue Runner, or Ladyfish. The Captain will prepare the bait depending on the type of shark that you want to catch.
On average, the base price for a private 4-hour shark fishing charter is $522 for 2 anglers. An extra guest fee is $50. Fishing charters can accommodate up to 6 persons depending on the capacity of the boat.
There are about 13 fishing guides in Naples and nearby cities. It’s easy to book your next fishing retreat in Naples.Check rates & availability
Most of the non-prohibited shark species can be caught any time of the year. The best months for shark fishing in Naples are March through October.
Tarpon is one of the most desired trophy fish in Naples. Naples guides specialize in Tarpon fishing. They will provide you with the best bait and show you all the productive spots.
Tarpon can be found in inshore waters, sallows, and bays. Some of the most popular bait are crabs, pinfish, and mullet.
Note: You won’t be able to land your catch because Tarpon is a catch-and-release-only fishery. Tarpon over 40 inches must stay in the water. So be very careful with your trophy, take a quick photo, and release your catch.
On average, the price for a 6-hour Tarpon fishing trip is $580 for 2 guests. Add $50 for each additional person.
15 fishing guides can arrange Tarpon fishing near Naples.Check rates & availability
Late spring and summer are the best seasons to catch Tarpon in Naples. July, June, and May are the best months.
Most trips are all-inclusive. Captains provide all the necessary fishing equipment, bait, and cooler with ice. Usually, Captains clean anything that you catch.
A Saltwater fishing license is included in the price. It covers all the people on the vessel.
An offshore fishing charter has to have a federal permit to fish in the federal waters.
Depending on the weather, Captains recommend bringing sunscreen, polarized sunglasses, long sleeve shirt, hat, windbreaker, waterproof jacket, waterproof pans, appropriate non-skid footwear, gloves, your medicines, bug bite cream, sanitizer, drinks, and snacks.
Bring your freshwater license if you are planning to fish in the freshwater.
Some Captains don’t recommend bringing spray sunscreen, liquor, weapons, fireworks, and inappropriate footwear.
You can reserve a trip with a 10-30% deposit.
The remaining balance has to be paid directly to the Captain on the day of your trip or upon arrival.
The deposit could be refunded if you cancel the trip before the cancellation deadline. On average, a free cancellation deadline is 2-14 days before the trip date. Keep in mind that some of the bookings could be non-refundable.
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