A selection of fish that can be caught near Portofino:
Tarpon . Bonefish . Permit . Snapper . Barracuda . Grouper . Jackfish . Surgeonfish . Wrasse . Chub . Mullet . Triggerfish and many more.
In season, we also offer deep sea fishing for Wahoo, Sailfish, Marlin, Dorado, Kingfish, Grouper and other big game species. Trips are offered half day or full day.
The Belize reef is only ½ mile (800 meters) from the Portofino beach, and you can see it from all the cabana’s, suites and especially the restaurant. Just go outside the reef, and that is where Deep Sea Fishing starts.
Ambergris Caye is surrounded by flats, excellent for Fly Fishing; Bone Fish, Tarpon and Permit. All fishing trips starts from the Portofino dock, and end at the Green Parrot Beach Bar at Portofino.
Best fishing seasons while at Portofino:
TARPON: All year round, April through September are very good. Excellent, between July and September.
BONEFISH: All year round, April through November are very good.
PERMIT: February through November, March through May are very good.
REEF FISHING: All year round, April through August are very good.