The tropical surroundings of Goa makes it an ideal place for fishing, which is enjoyed by both locals and tourists alike. The sea and water escapes of Goa have lots of fantastic fishing spots to offer. Here you can try both inshore and offshore fishing. The variety of fishing techniques is also huge! For example: bottom fishing, popping, jigging, spinning/casting, and trolling are all common techniques.
Fishing is a hobby to many Goans, especially during the monsoon season. The best season for offshore fishing is from October to December. You can catch sail fish, dorado, king mackerel, wahoo, cobia, barracuda, large groupers, and lots of others. Inshore fishing can be done all year round. Rivers and inland waters are full of bream, groupers, red snapper, and barramun. All stream deltas are also great spots for fishing. The best time for angling are the months from October to May. Some of the best spots are Agonda beach, Vagator beach, Chapora River, Mandovi, and Zuari River, etc. While angling, you may come across soormai, salmon, mullet, ladyfish or catfish, rockfish, and lots of other interesting species.