Contact Marlin University's Jennifer Dudas or 407-533-0123

Fish with Us in Panama: February 2 - 8, 2022

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Since 2005 Sport Fish Panama Island Lodge has been ground zero to Panama's World Class saltwater fishery! Get ready for a great trip as we fish with Capt. Shane Jarvis and crew from this upscale “off the grid” sport fishing lodge.

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About the Trip

The Lodge is located 12-miles off the Pacific coast on the undeveloped jungle island of Isla Parida, inside Panama's Chiriquí National Marine Park, in the heart of the Gulf of Chiriqui. We will have upscale island accommodations with all the amenities: private guest houses, exquisite gourmet food prepared by our chef, and friendly personalized service. We will fish on three top-of-the-line 33' World Cat catamaran fishing boats outfitted with only the best in fishing gear and equipment. This is the closest fishing lodge to the Tuna and Marlin action offshore at Hannibal Bank and Isla Montuosa.

The cost of the trip includes 1 night hotel accommodations at the Hilton in Panama City, accommodations at Sport Fish Panama Lodge, all meals prepared by our chef, 4 days of fishing, charter boats, all ground transportation, airfare from between Panama City’s Tocumen airport and David, and VIP service at Tocumen Airport. Your airfare to and from Panama City Tocumen airport is not included.


  • Day 1 - Arrive to Panama City's Tocumen International Airport. Transfer to the Hilton Panama
  • Day 2 - Pick up at the Hilton and transfer to the Allbrook Airport for your Air Panama flight to David. Arrival at the lodge and Welcome Cocktails & Dinner
  • Day 3 - Breakfast - Day One of Fishing – Dinner       Lunch is served on board each day.
  • Day 4 - Breakfast - Day Two of Fishing - Dinner 
  • Day 5 - Breakfast - Day Three of Fishing– Dinner
  • Day 6 – Breakfast – Day Four of Fishing with a Mini-Tournament - Dinner, Awards & Graduation Ceremony
  • Day 7 – Breakfast. Transfer back to the David Airport for the flight to Panama City and home.
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Cape Verde, Africa

July 5 – 11, 2023


If you’re seeking adventure across the pond, and possibly the blue marlin of a lifetime, pack your bags and meet us in Cape Verde this summer. With plenty of deep banks and drop-offs that hold all sizes of marlin, your first bite might be from a 250-pounder, or it could be close to 1,000. Whether trolling lures or teaser fishing for a bait and switch, Cape Verde will definitely get your blood pumping. There’s a reason some of the best fisherman go to Cape Verde, and we want to help you become one of them.


Package includes: All meals, charter boats, tips, accommodations, and airport transfers. Airfare is not included. Limited to 16 anglers.


We will be fishing aboard the Amelia, Andromeda, Onda Emma and Sambo. Our accommodations will be on São Vicente Island near the marina.


Here’s what the Marlin community says about Cape Verde:


Cape Verde’s Blue Marlin Madness

Cape Verde Super-Granders

Land of Giants


For more information, please contact:

Jennifer Dudas

[email protected]

(407) 533-0123