Mauritius is the ideal place to learn or improve in big game fishing. Many visitors come to Mauritius to experience this. Depending on the season, you can catch marlins, swordfish, sharks, tuna or skipjack or barracudas.
A number of big game fishing competitions have been held regularly during the recent years, the most prestigious is the Marlin World Cup which takes place every year in December.
You can enjoy this sport between November and April.
The main big game fishing centers are found in Rivière Noire, Le Morne, Flic en Flac, Trou aux Biches and Grand Baie.