Photo:  Tropic Star Lodge - Panama

Some of the Best Bill Fishing Trips in the World

Costa Rica, Galapagos Islands, Guatemala, and Panama

Seven Great Billfishing Destinations.

COLOMBIA - Bahia Solano

Marlin Rising

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.

COSTA RICA - Zancudo Lodge

Zancudo Lodge Bill Fishing

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.


Sailfish Oasis Bill Fishing

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 - Sailfish Oasis Lodge

Sailfish Oasis Bill Fishing

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.

PANAMA - Paradise Fishing Lodge

Paradise Fishing Lodge

Paradise Fishing Lodge is 50 miles from the famous Hannibal Banks (a 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.

PANAMA - Tropic Star Lodge

Tropic Star Lodge YouTube

Over 300 IGFA World Records have been broken in Piñas Bay, more than anywhere else on earth. 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.

Tropic Star Lodge YouTube Video

Fishing Travel Experts

Guy Schoenborn

1-800-205-3474 ext. 1

MT Office:  406-322-5709


Brad Staples

1-800-205-3474 ext. 3

Cell (503) 250-0558