Golden Dorado Fishing in Argentina
Golden Dorado Fishing in Argentina
- Less daily travel to the fishing areas = more fishing!
- Exclusive off beaten path access
- Unique fishing opportunities and fish new areas daily
- Other fish species Pacu, Pira Pita, Tararira (Wolf Fish), Surubi, Chafalote
- Year round fishery, with the peak Golden Dorado fishing November through March. October to January offer excellent fishing for wolf fish and they are a joy to catch on poppers.
- Only 2.5 hours from Buenos Aires!
World Class fishing in Argentina on the Upper Parana River Delta from the only Mother Ship program in all of Argentina!
This is one of the most unique Golden Dorado fishing programs available! The all new river cruiser is a luxury live aboard vessel that has been specially built to provide luxury and comfort to the angler. The vessel is designed to be able to move where the fish are throughout different seasons. This allows anglers to stay close to the prime fishing water and cut down on travel each day. The Parana River Delta is the second largest in South America next to the Amazon. It encompasses 4,600 square miles of river channel, back bays, lagoons, river banks, and fish habitat. The abundance of baitfish in the system allow for predator fish like the Golden Dorado to thrive in these waters.
The Golden Dorado likes to ambush it prey while hiding in structure or hanging in the currents of river channels. Their aggressive nature and acrobatic displays mixed with their one of a kind golden color lists it as one of the top freshwater game fish to pursue! Combine the fishing with world class lodging, top notch experienced guides and a remote location and you have a must do angling adventure! If you like targeting aggressive carnivorous fish you better put the golden dorado on your list!
The Fly Fishing is Incredible!
The numbers of dorado in this system are plentiful. If you are an experienced angler you can expect to catch 20-30 dorado per day in the 3-7 pound range with fish up to and exceeding 10 pound an everyday occurrence. The mothership allows guests the opportunity to fish the most remote waters with very under-pressured fish. Well presented flies and casts of 30-50 feet will have you in the fierce fly fishing action all day. In addition to the Dorado this river system has many other predatory fish that are available. This ecosystem has one of the largest migratory runs of baitfish sábalo, pejerrey and sardines which are the main food source for these predators. Other fish species available to anglers on the Parana River system is Pacu, Pira Pita, Palometa, Tararira (Wolf Fish), Surubi (large catfish), Chafalote(Parana Payara).
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Lodging and Accomodations
The Parana Gipsy mothership is 75 feet long and 25 feet wide with three levels. Lodging is provided on the ship which features on its first level 4 double bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms, each provided with A/C for added comfort. The second level has a beautiful living room, dining room, and kitchen. The second level also offers a deck to relax and take in the incredible views and wildlife as you enjoy a cocktail before dinner. The upper most level has a magnificent 360 degree view, provided with comfortable lounge chairs.
The food on the boat is nothing short of 5-star. You will be thoroughly impressed by the food on this trip and wonder how they can prepare such intricate delicious meals in such a remote locale and on a boat to boot! Argentine cuisine is known for its phenomenal meats with incredible flavors and high quality. Aside from the delicious meats, Argentina is known for great cheeses that pair marvelously with its fine wines and beers. You will experience some of the finest Argentine cuisine on one of the most unique angling destinations! In some cases lunches or dinners may be served at land with full comfort, at a special sand bar, or lonely small island, it just depends on where the river takes you.
By the way, this same outfitter offers an amazing trout fishing destination on Lake Strobel in Argentina.