Explore the beauty of Arabian Gulf's deep water along with a unique fishing experience
World’s highly favored sailfish destination offers you a breathtaking experience of deep sea fishing
Learn interesting techniques of how to catch fishes from the experts
Grab the opportunity to catch exotic fishes like Barracuda, Sharie, Sultan Ibrahim, Queen/King Fish, Cobia, Tuna, Hamour, or Travelly
Opening time: 6.00AM
Duration of Fishing In Dubai Tour: 4 hrs (Approx.)
Reporting Point: JBR
Departure Point: JBR
About Deep Sea Fishing In Dubai
Experience adventurous deep-sea fishing at the Arabian Gulf, which is a renowned spot among fishermen from all over the world. In this fun activity, you will get to explore the deep blue water of the Persian Gulf and enjoy a fun time with your family and friends. Learn the basics of fishing with the help of a professional guide who will assist you throughout the trip. Book your tickets for Deep Sea Fishing in Dubai and make an attempt at capturing a large fish.
About the activity:
How to reach:
By Metro: Take a metro from your nearest metro station to Jumeirah Lakes Towers metro station, which lies on the Redline, namely M1 to reach JBR.
By Tram: Hop on to a tram as per your location and reach Jumeirah Lakes Towers Tram station which is connected to Jumeirah Lakes Towers metro station.
By Bus: Take Bus-8, Bus-84, and Bus-55A bus lines from your nearest bus stop to reach JBR.
Deep sea fishing in Dubai is quite a popular activity for visitors and natives alike which allows you to catch several varieties of fishes. Some of the best catches include tuna, mackerel, snapper, mullet, queenfish, king mackerel, grouper, cobia, sailfish, barracudas, hammour and tilapias. You can also go fishing in Dubai during the winter months of October to March, where you can spot the great King Mackerel and Tuna or in the summer months of June to September to catch a variety of queenfish and more.
October to May is the best time to go on a fishing trip in Dubai as the weather is much more pleasant during this time making it perfect for outdoor activities such as fishing. The most popular form of fishing here is trolling and bottom fishing which are some of the best ways for you to enjoy the weather. You can easily catch king mackerel and tuna during this time.
Yes, it is mandatory for all the visitors to have a fishing license to enjoy a fishing trip in Dubai. The Emirates government has made this mandatory to prevent environmental disruptions and protect the marine ecosystem. You can enjoy fishing through licensed vendors or operators and even take a recreational fishing license which allows you to fish in authorized areas but you can only use a fishing rod or a fishing line. Also note that fishing without a license can lead to a hefty fine in Dubai.
Yes, you will be accompanied by a well trained instructor as well as crew for your deep sea fishing in Dubai. These instructors are trained experts who can deliver a good knowledge on the kind of fish you can catch during your trip, the different kinds of marine life that inhabit in these waters, where to get the best catch, and more. If you are a novice in fishing then they can give you the necessary training in the different types of fishing, what kind of gear to be used for each type and how to use them. To ensure the best experience for everyone, the tour operators have dedicated and trained instructors on board each vessel.
Things that you should carry with you for your deep sea fishing in Dubai are listed below:
The duration of a typical fishing trip in Dubai ranges between 4 to 6 hours where you get to enjoy views of the crystal blue waters and the Dubai skyline while you fish. However if you are traveling with kids you can choose a shorter package as well. During these trips you also get instructions if you are new to this adventure and learn the different ways of fishing. You can learn to recognize the different types of fish that you can catch along these shores.
Yes, children are allowed on fishing trips in Dubai; however, if the children are too young or toddlers it is recommended not to include them. Children 6 years of age and above can easily join in these amazing adventures at sea for an immersive experience.
The cost of a deep sea fishing trip in Dubai for 4 hours can start from approximately AED 1150 to 1250 for any adult. In addition, there are discounted tickets for children below the age of 10 years. With these prices, you can get meals, instructions from a professional guide on the basics of fishing and the fishing gear. For a private yacht fishing trip costs can start from 1200 AED for two hours to 2000 AED for 5 hours on boats that can accommodate about 5 to 8 passengers.
The customer receives a confirmation voucher via email within 2 business hours of successful booking.
In case the preferred slots are unavailable, an alternate schedule of the customer’s preference will be arranged and a new confirmation voucher will be sent via email.
Alternatively, the customer may choose to cancel their booking before confirmation and a full refund will be processed.