Bahia Solano is on the Colombian Pacific coast maritime border with Panama. They have the same fishing conditions as Tropic Star Lodge in Panama, but with less fishing pressure, putting them on the map of the future billfishing.
Some of the Best Bill Fishing Trips in the World
Costa Rica, Galapagos Islands, Guatemala, and Panama
Seven Great Billfishing Destinations are listed here.
Golfito Bay Billfishing - over 70 IFGA records have been set at Zancudo Lodge, which is world-renowned for its inshore and offshore fishing. Zancudo was named "the best fishing lodge in Costa Rica" - Pacific Coast Sportfishing Magazine.
The Galápagos Islands, a volcanic archipelago of 19 islands, is situated in the isolated Pacific Ocean. San Cristobal Island, the easternmost island in the Galápagos, is famous for its incredible numbers of striped marlin, and huge blue and black marlin.
Guatemala is one of the largest breeding grounds for Pacific sailfish and is known as the Sailfish Capital of the world. In 2014, Sailfish Oasis Lodge won the Billfish Foundation’s Overall Release category and the Sailfish Release category for the Pacific.
World-famous Isla Montuosa is about a 90-minute boat ride from Hooked on Panama Lodge. The Lodge is located on Punta Burica Peninsula, which is shared by Panama and Costa Rica. The Lodge is ten miles south of the beautiful town of Puerto Armuelles.
Paradise Fishing Lodge is 50 miles from the famous Hannibal Banks (one-hour and 45-minutes by boat) and a 90-minute drive from the capital city of David. The entire region is known to have some of the best saltwater sportfishing in the world.
Over 300 IGFA World Records have been broken at Tropic Star Lodge. The Lodge is situated 150 miles south of Panama City, and 35-miles from the Columbian border. The Lodge is only accessible by boat or plane as there are no roads within 100-miles.