The Cuban season is well underway with excellent reports from returning anglers. We are delighted to be able to offer a last minute special offer for a week in Cayo Largo aboard Jardines Avalon 1. It’s a great opportunity to explore a wonderful mixed fishery in the company of expert guides.

Tarpon, Cayo Largo, Cuba

Cayo Largo

On the south west coast in the Canarreos archipelago, Cayo Largo offers consistently good fly fishing with the highest number of grand slams anywhere in the Caribbean. Aside from the excellent bonefish and permit available There are tarpon ever present found primarily in the mangroves or reef ranging from 15 to 30lb. Traditionally the migratory tarpon arrive from April to August and tarpon over 100lb have been landed. Winding through the flats and cays are deeper channels that provide perfect areas for tarpon to feed on the bountiful shoals of sardines but when the tides are right they move onto the flats providing great sport. It’s a wonderful mixed species fishery with longstanding experienced guides.

While you are at Cayo Largo, accommodations are provided aboard Jardines Avalon 1. JA-I has exceptional cruising capabilities allowing you to access the most remote areas of the Jardines de la Reina archipelago during your week. There are a total of 10 rooms with two being convertible queen size cabins featuring side by side beds and eight deluxe state rooms each with single side by side beds. Each state room is equipped with its own private bathroom, toilet, shower, individual climate controls and a safe. The vessel also features an air-conditioned lounge, dining area with bar, shaded upper sun deck and jacuzzi.

The food aboard all of the Avalon vessels is a wonderful selection of Cuban cuisine, grilled fresh seafood and vegetables along with many international delights. The chefs are well versed in many different styles and will be sure to amaze you during your stay aboard. In addition there is a full bar with a selection of Cuban beers and rum, international wines, and a variety of spirits. The attentive crew will be there to take care of your every need and make sure you have a wonderful trip.

Special Offer Details

Dates: 27th May to 3rd June 2023
Cost: Euro 65,480 for exclusive use of JA1 (10 room yacht), six skiffs/guides (a saving of 20%)

Cost includes; Reception in Havana, Transfer Havana/CL/Havana, 7 nights full board accommodation on JA-1, 6 days guided fishing, open bar and conservation fee.

Cost excludes; Conservation fee (US$300 per angler per week), international flights, hotels and transfers in Havana, Cuban visa, gratuities and personal expenses.

For more details on fishing here or anywhere in Cuba please do not hesitate to contact Peter McLeod or Alex Jardine or call our office on +44(0)1980 847389.