Costa Rica Sportfishing Packages: The Bonanza Combo – Fish both the Pacific and Caribbean Coasts

Fish the Pacific and the Caribbean: eight days, seven nights, two full days fishing on both coasts of Costa Rica with Costa Rica’s top captains. From $2,699 per person (based on four anglers, double occupancy).



Day 1 – Arrive San José. Minivan transfer from International airport to a downtown hotel.

Day 2 – Minivan transfer at 5:00 AM to domestic airport for 5:45 AM flight to Tortuguero. Guide will meet you at airstrip and boat you to lodge. Quick check-in, breakfast and you’re fishing by 8:00 AM with Captain Eddie Brown, Costa Rica’s top tarpon fisherman/guide, with Eddie Brown’s brother Roberto, or another top captain. Full day for tarpon, snook, rainbow bass, machaca, mojarra, etc. All-inclusive accommodation at a superior lodge includes meals and juices. Does NOT include soft drinks, bottled water, beer, liquor or wine.

Day 3 – Early breakfast and full day fishing by 7:30 AM. All-inclusive accommodation.

Day 4 – Boat to airstrip for 6:40 AM flight to San José, with a connecting flight or minivan transfer to Pacific fishing destination hotel. Relax the rest of the day.

Day 5 – Leave dock at 7:15 AM, full day fishing for marlin (blue, black and striped), sailfish, yellowfin tuna and dorado.

Day 6 – Same as Day 5, or perhaps full day inshore for snapper, roosterfish, grouper, amberjack, wahoo, etc.

Day 7 – Transfer to airport for flight, or minivan transfer, to San José. Minivan transfer to downtown hotel.

Day 8 – Departure day. Minivan transfer from hotel to get you to international airport two and a half hours before flight home.

This package can be modified and shortened. Depending on your departure time, preferences and local flights, you could travel directly from your Pacific sportfishing destination to the international airport, and not overnight in San José. The cost of the package will change accordingly.

NOTE: Does NOT include fishing licenses; tips to captain, guides and mates; or transportation (unless otherwise specified) to or from the dock.