Katjoa Extreme Fishing

Eat, sleep, and breathe fishing? So does Katjoa Extreme Fishing! Only in it for the ocean view, tan lines, and sweet pics? That’s cool too. Whatever your reason, this crew will make your fish wishes come true. Here in Algarve, there is year-round fishing, and they have the charter to fit your needs!

Captain Pedro Casanova knows absolutely all the fishing spots in Algarve. He has won many accolades during his long career and is one of the initial founders of the Big game club of Portugal. He was selected as an International Representative for Bisbee’s Fishing Tournaments.

Choose a half or full day of fishing fun aboard Capt. Pedro’s 36’ Luhrs boat. She’s fast, stable and solid, built for serious anglers. She’s comfortable for long, offshore trips and as she features a private toilet, air-conditioned cabin, a flybridge, and a fighting chair. Combine this amazing tournament sportfisher with your fishing ambition and see what can happen!

Katjoa Extreme Fishing is all about catching the fastest species out there. Whether you want to target different types of Tuna and Marlin, Swordfish, Mahi Mahi, or Sharks, Capt. Pedro has all the tackle you need to reel them in. Just choose what you want to catch and Capt. Pedro will do his best to make it happen.

Your fishing equipment is provided and included in the price, but you will need to bring your drinks and food for the day. There’s also GoPro filming, to make your journey unforgettable.

Get on the water with Katjoa Extreme Fishing while they still have available spots!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Special – Marlin
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    9 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $1,585
    up to 5 persons
    This trip will take you even further off the coast, up to 35 miles away, to the rock pinnacles. Main targets: Blue Marlin and White Marlin. Catch and release mandatory. Fishing licenses are included. The captain will provide your fishing equipment, you need to bring your snacks and drinks.
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip – Marlin
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 9:00 AM
    $1,132
    up to 5 persons
    Main targets: Blue Marlin and White Marlin. You'll be fishing along the coastline, between 10 to 25 miles from the coast. All catch has to be released. Fishing licenses are included, please bring your food and drinks.
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip – Tuna
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 9:00 AM
    $1,132
    up to 5 persons
    Along the coastline, between 10 to 25 miles from the coast. Main target: Bluefin, Big Eye and Albacore Tunas... Catch and release mandatory. Fishing licenses and all fishing material are included. This trip accommodates up to 5 guests.
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip – Shark
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 9:00 AM
    $1,019
    up to 5 persons
    You will go up to 10 miles off the coast. Spend the day targeting Blue Shark, Hammerhead and Mako Shark. All catch has to be released. Bring your snacks and drinks. The captain will provide your fishing license and the equipment.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 9:00 AM
    $793
    up to 5 persons
    Choose what fish you want to catch! You'll be fishing along the coastline, 10–15 miles from the coast. All catch has to be released. The captain will provide your fishing equipment and licenses.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 3:00 PM
    $793
    up to 5 persons
    Along the coastline, between 10–15 miles from the coast. You can choose what will be your main targets for the day. Catch release is mandatory. Fishing licenses are included.
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip – Reef Fishing
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $736
    up to 5 persons
    This trip is a great option for families! You'll be fishing around 3–10 miles from the coast. Main targets: Seabream, Mackerel, Snappers, Grouper, Congro, etc. You can keep the catch and if needed, the crew can prepare the fish for you.
There are 2 people looking at this charter.

About the Captain

Pedro Casanova
faro, Portugal
Angler's Choice
2 Fishing Reports
16 Customer Reviews
Response time 1 hour
Member since Febrero 2019
"It is not the great days of fishing or tournament wins that make me love it so much, it’s the small details of each day that remind me of how lucky I am. It can be the most action-filled day of White Marlin or Tuna fishing or the longest, roughest, and most uncomfortable crossing I’ve ever made, either way, it’s my job. And I’m happy to do it. Of course, it’s not all record-breaking days and tournament wins. There are certainly frustrating days but then I realize that I am doing something that I love. When we raise a double or a triple, I forget about looking up and get excited about fishing all over again." Captain Pedro holds numerous tournament awards from All Millionaire Pacific Circuit Tournaments, the Los Cabos Billfish Tournament, and the South Africa WorldChampionship – to name a few. Actually, and due to the corona (covid 19); measures; we are certified by Turismo de Portugal, complying with all health measures...

About this listing

Targeted Species

Bonito Bonito
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Marlin (Blue) Marlin (Blue)
Marlin (White) Marlin (White)

Shark (Blue) Shark (Blue)
Shark (Mako) Shark (Mako)
Swordfish Swordfish
Tuna (Albacore) Tuna (Albacore)

Tuna (Bluefin) Tuna (Bluefin)
Tuna (Skipjack) Tuna (Skipjack)

Boat Specs

Luhrs 320 Tournament (Offshore sport fishing) originally built in 1997, and restored in 2012. Powered by 2 315HP Yanmar engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 23 knots.

Length
36 ft
Capacity
5 persons

Types of Fishing

Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Fly Fishing
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Bed
Flybridge
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Kitchen
Refrigerator
Multimedia System
Outriggers
Ice Box
Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
First Mate
Fishing License

Policies

FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or reschedule your booking up to 7 days before the trip. If the captain cannot run the trip due to unsafe weather conditions, your booking can be moved to another date or canceled free of charge.
Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Mandatory

Payment

Book with 15% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 15% deposit to guarantee your reservation.
Pay remaining balance to captain
The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the charter operator on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods:
Cash
PayPal
Bank Transfer

faro Fishing Calendar

Loading Fish Calendar!
Please Wait...

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
Photos by reviewers (7)
4.98
out of 5 stars from 16 reviews
Boat
Crew
Experience
Absolutely amazing trip
Half Day AM
Highly recommend Katjoa Extreme Fishing!
+4
Angler Rating
16
0
0
0
0
Anglers Claimed
Good experience
100%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
57%
Sort By:
Featured  
Showing:
5 of 16 reviews
Mary J. S.
Noel, MO
 5.00
Experience:
Boat
Crew
Overall

Wicked Tuna

VERIFIED   Julio 11, 2019
My brother and I took our kids, ages 10, 12 and 14 out with Captain Pedro for an afternoon of tuna fishing. We spent a couple...
Mary J. S. recommends Katjoa Extreme Fishing
Mark as helpful
1 person finds this review helpful
You and 1 other person found this helpful
  Pedro Casanova Captain replied

Emma S.
Enskede-Arsta-Vantoer, AB
 5.00
Experience:
Boat
Crew
Overall

Highly recommend Katjoa Extreme Fishing!

VERIFIED   Junio 29, 2019
My brother and I went tuna fishing with captain Pedro and his crew, it was one of the highlight of our trip to Faro. Captain...
Emma S. recommends Katjoa Extreme Fishing
Mark as helpful
You found this helpful
  Pedro Casanova Captain replied

Niall K.
United Kingdom
 5.00
Experience:
Boat
Crew
Overall

Absolutely amazing trip

VERIFIED   Septiembre 15, 2019
Amazing trip, Pedro and his deck hand really knew their stuff. Brilliant day, they took us to the best spot and saw around...
Niall K. recommends Katjoa Extreme Fishing
Mark as helpful
You found this helpful
  Pedro Casanova Captain replied

Chris O.
Notting Hill Gate, England
 5.00
Experience:
Boat
Crew
Overall

Half Day AM

VERIFIED   Julio 8, 2019
Awesome Day on the water with Capt. Pedro and First Mate Fernando. Bite was slow at first but then hooked up with a Monster...
Chris O. recommends Katjoa Extreme Fishing
Mark as helpful
1 person finds this review helpful
You and 1 other person found this helpful
  Pedro Casanova Captain replied

Robert I.
Houston, TX
 5.00
Experience:
Boat
Crew
Overall

July fishing trip

VERIFIED   Julio 15, 2019
Captain Pedro and his crew were very knowledgeable and friendly When I return to algarve I will fish with them again
Robert I. recommends Katjoa Extreme Fishing
Mark as helpful
You found this helpful
  Pedro Casanova Captain replied