Jigging in the Azores - Pico

Coastal, Fishing

Are you ready to go jigging in the Azores?

We invite you to spend a day jigging in the Azores, on Pico island, aboard a modern fishing boat to catch some red snappers. Jigging is the practice of fishing with a jig. Basically, a jig consists of a lead sinker with a hook usually covered by a soft body to attract fish. Jigging in the Azores is very common to catch groupers, snappers, tuna or even beautiful dorados.

Come aboard our fully equipped sports fishing boat for an amazing jigging fishing tour from Pico island. Have a great time together with family or friends. You’ll be competing for the biggest fish of the day! Jigging in the Azores is suitable beginners and experienced fishermen from 12 years old.

The fishing boat is a very comfortable boat. The ones fishing for the first time will feel completely at ease. Everyone will have an unforgettable adventure, even the spectators! The spectators will support the fishermen while enjoying the sun on the deck. 



  • Be surprised by the broad variety of fish the region provides;

  • Even if you do not want to fish, you’re welcome to come along on this exciting tour as a spectator and enjoy the stunning sights;

  • The experienced instructors will teach you all you need to know and show you around the most beautiful spots;

  • This experience is a good choice for families and groups of friends who are passionate about the ocean, nature and adventure;

  • By the end of the excursion, you may take your catch of the day home for dinner;


  • This experience does not include food and drinks so feel free to bring your own;

  • The minimum age is 12 years old;

  • All fishermen should bring their ID card and €5 in cash issue the fishing license;

  • Please check-in 20 minutes before the start of the experience;

  • Detailed tour operator information, including local phone number and exact address, is included in your confirmation email;

  • You'll pay a deposit to place your booking request and pay the remaining once your booking is confirmed, with the tour operator

  • We recommend bringing sunscreen and comfortable clothes;

  • We recommend bringing your camera for the greatest pics of your holidays;


  • A safety briefing, insurance and life-jackets are included;

  • All you need for a successful fishing tour is included: guide, gear and bait;

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Jigging in the Azores - Pico
3h 30m