Agua Boa Hosted Fishing Trips - Brazil

2022, 2023, and 2024 Hosted Fishing Weeks

The Ultimate Trip - Most Deluxe - Most Peacocks

" . . . one of the top 10 fly fishing lodges in the world." Forbes


70% of our clients repeat this trip

large peacock bass

Land 20 to 100+ peacock bass per day—some will be huge. The Lodge has fishing rights to over 100 miles of Agua Boa River. Giant reserve area with birds, wildlife, no people, and almost no mosquitoes. Fishing is usually best October 25 - January 1. Excellent guides paddle and pole boats. You’re guided two anglers per boat. Additional boats are kept on 12-plus lakes, a short hike away. Each of the boats has a GPS SPOT device in case of an emergency the guides can have contact with the Lodge.
If you desire to tie your flies, Email Guy Schoenborn to send you fly samples.

A great trip for couples

view of lodge and pool

Air-conditioned cottages with tiled baths, double-sized beds, and free Wi-Fi. The Lodge has satellite TV with English channels, rec room, a large lounge area, and a 65-foot swimming pool with swim-up bar. Three-course dinners, with a main course buffet. Wine is served with dinner. The Lodge hosts a maximum of 12 anglers each week.
Agua Boa YouTube 6:49 video of our 2014 Hosted Week.

The Agua Boa River

fishing the Agua Boa

Package Includes: Airport reception, three ground transfers in Manaus (airport transfers to hotel and charter in Manaus), roundtrip private charter flight from Manaus to the Lodge, lodging and meals at the Lodge, soft drinks, beer, wine, daily laundry service, guided fishing, fishing license, (flies are provided on our hosted trips) and fly patterns (if you tie), and upon request, Larry’s 64-page eBook Fly fishing for Peacock Bass.
Package Does Not Include:  International airfare, satellite telephone calls, liquor, airport taxes, overnight hotel and meals in Manaus, mandatory trip evacuation and medical insurance, 10 to 15% guide and staff gratuities at the Lodge, fishing tackle, and anything not mentioned under inclusions.

Our Hosted Fishing Weeks at Agua Boa

In 2004, Larry Schoenborn hosted his first "Fishing with Larry" hosted group at Agua Boa Amazon Lodge. 2022 marks our eighteenth year hosting groups at Agua Boa. You're not restricted to our hosted weeks. Provided there are openings, we can book Agua Boa Amazon Lodge for a time that works best for you.



Hosted Fishing Weeks

2022 Hosted Weeks

7-nights and 6.5-days guided fishing $6,150.00 per person
• Nov. 11-19, 2022:  Brad Staples hosts - SOLD-OUT
• December 2-10, 2022:  John Holpuch hosts

2022 Hosted Holiday Weeks Save $900.00

7-nights and 6.5-days guided fishing now $5,250.00 per person
• November 18-26, 2022:  Mike Sadar hosts - SOLD-OUT
• Nov. 25 - Dec. 3, 2022:  Mike Sadar hosts

2023 Hosted Weeks

• Oct. 27 - Nov. 4, 2023:  Archie and Barbara Adams host
• November 10-18, 2023:  Guy Schoenborn hosts
• November 17-25, 2023:  Guy Schoenborn hosts
• Nov. 24 - Dec. 2, 2023:  Mike Sadar hosts
• December 1-9, 2023:  Carson Oldham hosts

2023 Hosted Holiday Weeks Save $900.00

• November 17-25, 2023:  Guy Schoenborn hosts
• November 24 - Dec. 2, 2023:  Mike Sadar hosts

2024 Hosted Weeks

• November 1-9, 2024:  Archie and Barbara Adams host
• November 8-16, 2024:  Carson Oldham hosts
• November 15-23, 2024:  Brad Staples hosts

2024 Hosted Holiday Weeks Save $900.00

• November 22-30, 2024:  Mike Sadar hosts
• Nov. 29 - Dec. 7, 2024:  Mike Sadar hosts

You are not restricted to our hosted weeks. Provided there are openings, we can book Agua Boa for a time that works best for you.


Agua Boa Amazon Lodge - Hosted Weeks

Agua Boa Trip Report

Jack Henderson and Host Brad Staples had a fantastic fishing week. Note the vertical black lines. This peacock is in the three-bar-color phase.


Brad Staples and guide with Agua Boa peacock bass

Agua Boa at Christmas

Brad Staples with a peacock bass in the spotted-color-phase called “Paca” in Portuguese. The lines of the three-bar-phase are just beginning to show.

Doug Camp with spotted peacock bass during a hosted trip.

Doug Camp

There are three species of peacock bass on the Agua Boa: the butterfly, spotted/temensis and azul. Like their namesake, the spot on their tail fins resembles the eyes on a peacock's tail feathers.

The large barrel-like mouth of a peacock bass

bucket mouth of a peacock

Multiple species are available at Agua Boa: payara, catfish, arowana . . . yet peacock bass are the most prized.

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