Enjoy a day out deep-sea fishing on the 34 ft sport fishing boat, Lunatic, an experience you will never forget. Captain Bob will take you out to the famed North Pemba Channel fishing grounds, where a wide range of game fish species await under the clear blue waters (Striped Marlin, Black Marlin, Blues, Sail fish, Dorado, Yellowfin Tuna, Wahoo and more). Your fishing adventure will start minutes from the mooring in front of the Manta resort and continues right up to your return. No time wasted running out and back. All fishing tackle / gear is provided, and refreshments/snacks will be provided throughout the day.
Up to four anglers can enjoy this excursion.

Short trip (3 hours): $500
Half Day (5 hours): $770
Full Day (8 hours): $1,050

Hourly rate can be arranged.
Prime fishing season mid-July to mid-April. Best time for Striped Marlin December to mid-April.
We actively promote catch and release of all Bill Fish species.

Casual Fishing

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Enjoy a casual cruise along the reef line in our dive boat while trawling lines and hoping for a strike. If you happen to catch a tuna, dorado, kingfish or wahoo we will cook it up for dinner.
This 2-3 hour excursion is tide and weather dependent. $75 per hour. Max 8 persons per boat.

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Local Ngalawa hand line fishing: Fishing tradition runs deep to the roots of Pemba’s culture. Not only will you enjoy sailing the Ngalawa, but you will also learn how to fish with the local experts. This 2-3 hour excursion is tide and weather dependent. $30 per person. Max 3 persons per boat.
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