Guatemala is the most prolific and talked about Sailfish destination in the world. Home to so many world records it really is classed as the number one place in the world. With regular 50 shot days in peak season and 15 – 25 shots on a regular day you will soon find your self realising that this part of the world is a must visit Sailfish destination.
Guatemala has quickly built up a huge reputation as one of the best places in the world to target Sailfish on the fly. Fishing in Guatemala holds the current world record for the most Sailfish landed on the fly in any one day. Why is it so good? It’s all down to the warm currents that flow past the coast line that bring with it a massive amount of baitfish which is all followed by huge shoals of hungry Sailfish. It’s this amount of fish that provides fly fishing anglers lots of chances to cast to teased up fish, resulting often in multiple hook ups, keeping fishing in Guatemala high on everyones to do list.