Key West is an old town, steeped in cultural history. Situated at the southernmost point of the United States, this charming place is closer to Cuba than to mainland Florida. Surrounded by sea and sky, the islanders are extremely laid back and tolerant. Over a million tourists flock to Key West each year to enjoy the thriving nightlife, water sports and sunny beaches. This tropical paradise has much to offer, including some of the most spectacular fishing in the world.
There are many fishing charter companies operating in Key West because fishing is so popular here. We have found the best of them for you as sifting through them can be a daunting task indeed. By interviewing captains, crew members and even their clients, we have identified those that exceed our high standards. Boat quality, safety and cleanliness are also of paramount importance. The boats and captains that ensure an awesome fishing experience have been assembled into our fleet of fishing boats, and they are located throughout the Key West area.
Key West is a truly phenomenal place to catch some of the most beautiful fish in existence. There are so many ways to catch fish, and the options are almost endless. You can play around with different places and techniques. Fish can be caught on the flats, in the mangroves, under bridges, next to rocks and sandbars, in wrecks, inside the reef, outside the reef and even in extremely deep waters. Some of the equipment that you can use is light tackle, heavy tackle, dredges, kites, fly rods, spinning reels and the list does not end there. The combinations that you can use to catch fish in Key West are vast.
You can plan a full day trip with us in Key West and focus on catching the fish you desire most, or several trips will allow you to experience the adventure from different boats and target as many fish as you wish. If it swims in saltwater, then you are sure to find it swimming off the coast of Key West. Some of our customer favorites include wahoo, tuna, mahi-mahi, snook, tarpon, permit, sailfish and swordfish – and that names only a few. The advantages of the having Gulf Stream on the east and the Gulf of Mexico on the west means that we are surrounded by fantastic fishing opportunities in Key West.
Fishing is not the only activity that will keep you entertained in Key West. Duval Street is famous for its shops, restaurants and bars. There are many historical sites in the area and water sports are much enjoyed here. Diving, snorkelling, sailing, jet-skiing and surfing are only some of them. Family-friendly attractions abound in the area for all types of people. Here are some of the most popular of them in Key West:
- Tropic Cinema
- Key West Butterfly and Nature Conservancy
- Saint Mary Star of the Sea
- Red Barn Theatre
- Vandenberg Wreck
- Dry Tortugas National Park
- The Overseas Highway
- Waterfront Playhouse
- Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum
- Mallory Square
Contact us today to book your Key West Fishing Charter and be delighted with the ocean’s secrets.