Costa Rica is known as one of the fishing Mecca’s of the world, however many people are not aware that Costa Rica can offer some of the finest freshwater and saltwater fly fishing in the world. Costa Rica has the benefit of both an Atlantic and Pacific coastline that is traversed by numerous rivers and estuaries. These rivers and estuaries are full of fish that can be caught on fly rods, however be aware that there are some big fish in these waters.
You can try your hand at river rafting while fly fishing on the Savegre River for Machaca (smaller fresh water cousin of the Tarpon); or try your luck at catching a Roosterfish on a 12 weight while inshore fishing; or, if you feel up to it, give a Sailfish or Tarpon on a fly a go.
The fishing grounds here are so plentiful that most fish species here can be caught on fly if you know how, and we offer some of the finest guides all over Costa Rica to make sure this happens. As specialists and fishermen ourselves, there is no one better to help you plan your next fishing trip to Costa Rica.
Our fishing experts have put together some great resources for knowing when and where to fish. Check out our Fishing in Costa Rica page for a helpful infographic, videos and all you need to know for a great fishing trip. To ensure that you have the best experience possible, contact us today for more information.