WHERE IS MADAGASCAR?
When on your Madagascar fishing holiday you will be located off the Eastern coast of Africa, Madagascar fishing adventure is a large island surrounded by lots of smaller Islands including the stunning Island of Nosy Be.
WHAT FISH WILL I CATCH ON A MADAGASCAR FISHING HOLIDAY?
You will be targeting some of the oceans most hard fighting predator fish on your Madagascar fishing holiday. From the super aggressive and fast Yellowfin Tuna to the extremely angry and hard-hitting Barracuda, Madagascar fishing has it all. Another true beast of a fish that the waters surrounding Madagascar are famous for is the Giant Trevally or GT’s. On your Madagascar fishing holiday, you will be battling with some absolute monsters. These Trevallies grow to huge sizes, and you could well be hooking into something that gives you the fight of your life. Along with the Giant Trevally, Madagascar is also home to some huge Dogtooth Tuna and on your Madagascar fishing holiday, you could find yourself hooked into one of these bad boys of the ocean.
HOW TO CATCH GTS IN MADAGASCAR?
When on your GT fishing Madagascar holiday you will be mainly popper fishing for GT. Popper fishing holidays are not for everyone and you have to be fairly fit to stand casting poppers all day. A huge range of poppers can be used for GTs we have written a blog that may help you Top 10 tips for a successful popper fishing holiday.
WHAT FISHING TACKLE DO I NEED FOR A FISHING HOLIDAY TO MADAGASCAR?
Good quality Pe8 or Pe10 rods with quality fixed spool reels such as Shimano Stella’s or equivalent quality other brands. You can hire all the fishing tackle needed for GT fishing and hire jig fishing equipment for Dogtooth Tuna. Each of our Catamarans has an onboard tackle shop selling all poppers and jigs for GT and Dogtooth Tuna fishing holidays.
WHAT IS THERE TO DO IN MADAGASCAR?
Not only is Madagascar renowned for its amazing fishing but there is also a lot of wildlife to be found here, some of which will not be found anywhere else in the world. Wildlife includes lemurs that can be found boisterously playing about in the surrounding forests, the beautiful bird species and the brightly coloured chameleon species that can be found if you look hard enough. Madagascar really is a haven for many types of wildlife.
Sportquest Holidays staff are experts in their fields and have first-hand knowledge of their specialised area. If you would like to speak to our popper and big game fishing team call our office on 01603 407596. If you have any questions on the fishing trips we offer then contact us in the office, our experienced team will be happy to help you with any queries you have. Additionally, we have our own Sportquest Holidays Facebook page and also a dedicated Popper and Big game Facebook page where you can find lots of tips, special offers and other helpful advice