IGFA Captains and Guides
Europe and the Mediterranean Region

AUSTRIA

Alberto E. Gargantini
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Muehlbacherstrasse 13

9232 Rosegg, Carinthia
AUSTRIA
+43 664 1736341
www.grayling.shop
Amazing fishing experience in the most exclusive Carinthian waters in the south of Austria! Grayling Trophy Guide service is your GRAYLING SPECIALIST! Alberto Gargantini is an AIGUPP Certified professional fishing guide for fly fishing for grayling and trout, also available for course fishing, Huco fishing and customized tours in home private waters: Languages: English, Italian, German, French, and Spanish.
 
 

CROATIA

DENMARK

Omar Bo Gade
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Denmark Fishing Outdoor Lodge
Helnaes Byvej 15
5631 Ebberup
DENMARK
+45 28 41 02 90
www.denmarkfishinglodge.com
Captain Omar Gade offers a unique European coastal fishing service for sea-run brown trout as-well-as fishing for pike, Atlantic salmon and other species. Guests are welcome to stay at their fishing lodge, the only fishing lodge in all Denmark, surrounded by the sea. The lodge provides comfortable accommodations, authentic Italian food, and professional guide services.
 
 

EGYPT

Negrashi Koushib
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Lake Nasser Adventure Ltd & Egypt Sportfishing Ltd
PO Box 70, El Gouna, Hurghada
Red Sea Governorate
EGYPT
+20 127 988 1881
www.fishinginredsea.com
Captain Negrashi is an Egyptian fishing guide that provides both inshore and offshore fishing charters throughout the Red Sea, and specializes in popping and jigging for giant trevally, tunas, amberjack, grouper and barracuda. Captain Negrashi also offers freshwater fishing charters on Lake Nasser, Egypt for Nile perch, catfish and other species.
 
 

FINLAND

Juha Happonen
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Fishing Guide Services Happonen KY
Harjunpaantie 167
Manta Vilppula
35990 Kolho
FINLAND
+358 40 0547098
www.happonen.info
Captain Juha Happonen owns and operates Happonen Ky, a guiding service that offers fishing charters throughout Central Finland and specializes in targeting grayling, perch, pike, trout and zander.
 
 

FRANCE

Christian Benazeth
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One More Sport Fishing
9, Impasse Marguerite Orcival
32000 Auch
FRANCE
+33 6 76 01 22 42
www.ivoire-loisirs-peche.com
Winner of IGFA's Tommy Gifford Award, captain Christian Benazeth is a global captain for hire having much experience fishing Morocco, the Gibraltar Channel, much of West Africa, and also the Dominican Republic.
 
 
Nicolas Huguet
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Vendee Peche Passion
Port Olona
Les Sables d'Olonne
FRANCE
+33 6 62 83 21 19
www.vendee-peche-passion.fr
Aboard "Petit Janus" we navigate on the west coast of France (Vendee). Fishermen from four to ninety years old fish or learn to fish sea bass, pollock, blue tuna, bonito in inshore and offshore areas with the motorboat or kayak. We use light fishing method to increase pleasure and I ask the anglers to adopt a catch and release rule.
 
 
Patrice Garziglia
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Mediterranean Sport Fishing
Port de Plaisance
Beaulieu sur mer
06310 South France between Nice and Monaco
FRANCE
+33 6 09 20 90 20
https://www.med-sportfishing.com/contact www.sportfishing.fr
Captains Patrice Garziglia fishes the French Riviera, between Nice and Monaco, from May to October. He offers six hour trips or full day trips on his 41' Rodman named Papeete II. Trolling is his primary method of catching bluefin tuna, mahi-mahi, and spearfish but he offers popping and jigging with high quality equipment as well.
 
 
Philippe Dolivet
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Brittany Fly Fishing
Lieu-dit Toulloulan 29450
Commana, Brittany
FRANCE
+33 6 42 03 93 66
www.brittanyflyfishing.com
Captain Dolivet is a saltwater fly fishing guide targeting European sea bass (Dicentrarchus labrax) in the Bay of Morlaix and the Roadstead of Brest during the months from May to November. Dolivet promoted proper angling ethics and strictly practices catch-and-release policies. Additionally he is a professional guide for wild brown trout and over-winter rainbow trout, both in rivers and lakes. Charming bed-and-breakfast accommodations or luxury hotels, delicious picnics (organic local food) and gastronomic dinners.
 
 
Pierre Pomme
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OTF "Obsession Tuna Fishing"
Marina de Larraldenia
64500 Ciboure
FRANCE
+33 6 16 17 98 82
www.obsessiontunafishing.com
Captain Pierre Pomme welcomes you to the Basque country to experience an eight-hour tuna fishing trip either by fly fishing, spinning, casting, or jigging aboard the 32' Boston Whaler. All ages and skills are welcome! Licenses and equipment are provided. Only full day charters available accommodating up to six anglers.
 
 
Robert Rein
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River/Delta of Rhone
South France
FRANCE
+49 89 64208607
www.bluewaterfishing.eu
 
 
Vilmos Varga
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Catfishing KFT
30800 St.Gilles France - Rhône River

FRANCE
+36 70 313 7177
www.catfishcampcamargue.com
Special catfish fishing, with lure, vertical method! Great experience, very big fish, possibly a world record possible! Beautiful surroundings, two rivers! France Rhône and Petit Rhône, Hungary Danube which is the most beautiful river in Europe! This is where you can also fish in Aspius, which is very fun! Topwater fishing method! Professional guide service! Languages: English, Hungary, France
 
 

GERMANY

Frank Pfliegner
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Coach And Fish
Schnitterweg 26 A
Essen
NRW 45357
GERMANY
+49 178 5275728
www.coachandfish.de
Captain Frank is a professional fishing guide,owner and operator of Coach and Fish offering trolling casting, spinning vertical, deep slotting, jigging,etc for zander, northern pike, perch, pike-perch and catfish in the Netherlands and German freshwater delta system of the river of Rhine He strictly practices catch-and-release policies. Licenses and equipment can be provided. All ages and skills are welcome. Teaching of different angling techniques possible, if required.
 
 
Robert Rein
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Freistaat Bayern
GERMANY
+49 89 64208607
www.bluewaterfishing.eu
 
 
Stephan Kreupl
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Bluewater Fishing
Frankfurt
GERMANY
+49 171 6903145
www.bluewaterfishing.eu
Captain Stephan Kreupl offers full-day, half-day and multi-day trips fishing offshore to Cape Verde for billfish, tuna, amberjack and more - heavy tackle fishing, light tackle fishing and jigging. He also offers fishing trips to the Seychelles, fishing for billfish, tuna, amberjack and more - light tackle fishing, jigging and popping.
 
 

HUNGARY

Vilmos Varga
[email protected]
Catfishing KFT
2800 Tatabanya
Danube River
HUNGARY
+36 70 313 7177
www.catfishcampcamargue.com
Special catfish fishing, with lure, vertical method! Great experience, very big fish, possibly a world record possible! Beautiful surroundings, two rivers! France Rhône and Petit Rhône, Hungary Danube which is the most beautiful river in Europe! This is where you can also fish in Aspius, which is very fun! Topwater fishing method! Professional guide service! Languages: English, Hungary, France
 
 

IRELAND

ITALY

Fabio Manca
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Gold Hook di Manca Fabio
Porto Turistico di La Caletta
Siniscola (NUORO)
08029 Sardinia
ITALY
+39 0784 810233
www.goldhook.it
Captain Fabio Manca is owner/operator of Gold Hook Charter Fishing and Fishing School located in Sardinia, Italy. His Gold Hook Charter Fishing operation consists of a fleet of three boats all offering half and full-day charters that specialize in live baiting and offshore trolling for bluefin tuna, amberjack, dentex, grouper, bigeye tuna, swordfish and dolphin fish. Gold Hook provides all the equipment for a half-day or full-day fishing experience.
 
 
Fabio Storelli
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Team Lady Martina Sportfishing
Via Garibaldi
Santa Margherita Ligure
ITALY
+39 338 543 6118
www.teamladymartina.com
Based in Santa Margherita Ligure, Italy Captain Fabio Storellini owns and operates Lady Martina Sportfishing and specializes in spinning and big game fishing.
 
 
Giovanni Piccinnu
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Long Beach Charter
Localitas Cala Di Volpe (OT)

07027 Porto Cervo, Sardinia
ITALY
+39 335 639 4467
www.giovannipiccinnu.it
Fishes some of the most productive fishing areas around Sardinia and Corsica in the Mediterranean Sea.
 
 
Guido Tritto
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Team Lady Martina
16038 Santa Margherita Ligure
ITALY
39-2 29516990
www.teamladymartina.com
Captains Guido Tritto offers fishing charters for the Ligurian Sea for tuna, spearfish, mahi-mahi and bonito. He offers a 10% discount to IGFA members with current membership card.
 
 
Luciano Bonomo
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Fisharing
Via Luigi Vaccara, 60
91026 Mazara del Vallo (TP)
ITALY
+39 347 477 7664
www.fisharing.com
Main fishing region is Southern Mediterranean Sea. In particular, Sicily Channel and the diverse banks (ie. Adventure bank, Terrible bank, Pantelleria bank). These regions allow different fishing techniques as well as catching almost all the eligible species (grouper, dentex, white beam, seriola, bluefin tuna/Thunnus thynnus, pargo, swordfish, lampuga/Coryphaena hippurus, etc.) The fishing season goes from March to October. Different seasons and weather conditions will allow for specific locations.
 
 

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