Abu Dhabi Fishing Trips
Deep Sea Fishing in Abu Dhabi
Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates, is located on coast of the Arabian Gulf.
Throughout history Abu Dhabi has great strategical importance due to the proximity to the the water and the mountain Hafeet.
Fishing has always been important to the native people. Even today it is important, but with the goal of relaxation.
Fishing Trips in Abu Dhabi
One of the best ways to escape the city stress is to include a fishing trip in your vacation. It will surely make your holiday more entertaining.
Our boats can be found on the Marina Mall Yacht Club right next to Marina Mall. Transportation can be arranged separately.
You might have inquired as to which fish exactly you can catch, while on your fishing trip.
Barracudas, black breams, kingfish, silvery grunts, spangled emperors, spotted queen fish and trevallies can be most easily found in the months from the beginning of November to end of March.
With a bit of luck, you might also catch cobias and groupers.
Fishing Abu Dhabi: 101
In the recent years fishing has proven to be one of the most appealing activities in Abu Dhabi. People who fancy the open and relaxing sea massively turn up all over the year. Due to the vast popularity and perfect nature conditions, Abu Dhabi is often the host of numerous fishing events and competitions.
Abu Dhabi waters are friendly and welcoming to both professionals and beginners. The warm, calm waters are full of numerous types of fish, like the silvery grunt which can be easily caught all over the year. Enjoy the calm waters full of barracudas, trevallies, spangled emperors, spotted queen fish and many more.
Barracuda fish are very abundant in the months from October to April. In that period you are highly likely to find them on the end of your fishing rod. They can be found in less abundance in May.
The lowest chance of catching the barracuda fish is from June to August.
Black bream can be most easily caught in the months from the beginning of December to the end of February. The black bream can be fairly caught in the months from the start May to the end August.
In the time period from beginning from March to April, September to November, your chances are good.
Cobia might be one of the most difficult fish to catch during the whole year in Abu Dhabi.
The abundance is relatively low compared to other fish, throughout the year.
Grouper fish has good abundance in the Arabian Sea from the beginning of September, until the end of May. In the summer months ranging from the beginning of June until the end of August, you can find fair abundance.
You have high chances of catching kingfish in the period from the beginning of November up until the end of March. April, May, September and October provide good probability for catching kingfish. Fair chances are from June until August.
Silvery Grunt is definitely a fish you should take interest it. The chances are the highest for you to catch this type of fish. In the month from November until the end of March, the chances are excellent.
From April until the end of October, you still have good chances, unlike with some fish.
Also known as the yellow snapper has the highest abundance in the winter months.
During the summer your chances of catching this fish are smaller but autumn and spring still offer great fishing possibilities.
The Spotted Queenfish, also known as the leatherskin, inhabits these waters too. Fishing possibilities are great in all season apart from the summer.
Just because the chances are smaller does not mean that you might not find a leatherskin on your fishing rod.
Trevally fish are ones you should definitely look out for. There are many of them in the Arabian Sea.
The best time to fish for trevally fish is from November until March. They can still be found throughout the year.