- 4 to 8 hours (Approx.)
- Mobile ticket
Experience and explore backwaters of the
Always a short distant and boat ride to great fishing in
Sarasota Inlet and
Lido Key. Enjoy fishing one of the most popular areas in Sarasota, with a unique ecosystem found right near downtown. Fishing is great all year round, and there is such diversity of areas that even on windy days there are plenty of places to fish. Among the Bay you can fish one of the many barrier islands, and hundreds of miles of backcountry water shoreline, making this a trip to truly enjoy.
When you are visiting Sarasota, FL, our visitors also enjoyed Marie Selby Botanical Gardens, or the Siesta Key Rum Distillery. You can also visit the many history museums such as The Ringling.
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- Choice of morning or afternoon departure
- Close encounter with wildlife
- Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
- All necessary equipment included
- Private guide for a more personalized experience
- Bottled water
- Professional guide and Boat
- All Fishing and Safety equipment
- Private tour
- Fishing Licenses
- Local Bathroom and Marina Facilities
- Gratuities (optional but suggested)
- Food and drinks
Centennial Park Boat Ramp
Valid from the time of first use, for the duration selected.
Centennial Park Boat Ramp
On this Sarasota fishing charter the Captain provides fishing instructions and casting lessons which are all included for beginners and advanced techniques for the experts. Tours are suited for both first-timers, experienced anglers, elderly, youth, families and children of all ages and are handicap friendly. So everyone is sure to have a fun time as you fish with ease and comfort of the calm backwater never worrying about being seasick.
The day starts by meeting the captain at the meeting location on your itinerary, no worries, no concerns, nothing to forget just step on board and start enjoying the day. Fish and sit comfortably in our backwater boats designed for this type of fishing. All boats accommodate a max of four anglers plus the captain and are equipped with GPS, VHF radio, live-bait tank, and livewells to keep your catch.
All the boats have coolers on board with ice and bottled water to keep you hydrated. There's plenty of space for you to to bring and store lunch sandwiches and your additional favorite beverage. Alcohol beverages in cans and plastic bottles are permitted. Never concern yourselves of the worry of restrooms, as there are several along our path and we can make a pit stop at anytime.
Whatever your target species, our Captain is confident he will be able to put you on the fish you’re after, of course depending on the season and weather conditions. The area provides Snook, Trout, Redfish, Tarpon, Sharks, Flounder, Permit and all the other species that inhabit the beautiful waters of the bay. You will be fishing the shallow coves, canals, bays, inlets and grass flats along the edge of the Sarasota Bay using a variety of live bait and artificial lures. Once the catching starts, your captain will know which fish are legal to keep and all the local laws of how many each person can harvest. If you prefer to catch and release then, that's okay too. Once the trip expires, you head back to the original dock where your captain will clean and prepare your catch for you to take with you. Prepare this does take a bit of time if a lot of fish are caught, which cannot be done on the water.
This is a local Sarasota inshore fishing charter you surely do not want to miss out on while in the area. So reserve today, so we can hooked up!
Please note: All charters are subject to weather. In the case of unfavorable weather you will be provided the option to reschedule or full refund.
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Wheelchair accessible
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.