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Game Fishing Koh Tao

#69 of 104 Tours in Koh Tao
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Maehaad, Koh Tao 84360, Thailand
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Marc never disappoints! Best fishing around!

If you want to fish for genuine big game then Marc is the man! He is a veteran of these waters and... read more

Reviewed 21 March 2018
Ben M
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Just as i had hoped!

Having gone fishing many a time in many different countries, we knew very well that there are a few... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2017
Alexander Z
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Colombo, PR
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Game fishing specialists. 17 years experience doing these trips daily. Chasing big fish with light tackle,on a traditional Thai fishing boat 13 meters long. Using Penn reels. Day is a mix of trolling and using livebaits. Jigging possible for fun, but for actual catching we troll or use living baits. Early starts. Private boat 6am -2pm. Price per day for the whole boat 10,500B. Good fishing year round in Koh Tao catching marlin, sailfish, mackerel, mahi mahi, small tuna and others.
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Maehaad, Koh Tao 84360, Thailand
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Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

If you want to fish for genuine big game then Marc is the man! He is a veteran of these waters and knows where when and how to fish for all species. I have been out with him twice now over 2 years and have...More

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Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Having gone fishing many a time in many different countries, we knew very well that there are a few things to get you on the fish and have a great day out. 1) a great captain who knows the best spots and who knows great...More

1  Thank Alexander Z
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marc b, Owner at Game Fishing Koh Tao, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2017

Thank you Alex, considering the windy conditions you guys did very well out there. Hope to see you guys again and preferably when the weather is nice and calm. We will show you some real action!

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Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

I had the pleasure of fishing with Marc in 2015 and still the most knowledgable fishing guide I have fished with. An awesome experience

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Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Marc is just like recommended here! He introduced all the different technics, but is also fine with your own style of fishing! I did some popper fishing and tried his recommended jig in my box. We caught some mahi mahi, nice king makarel and the...More

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marc b, Owner at Game Fishing Koh Tao, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2017

Thank you for the review, we had some fun out there. I'm not sure the horn pike counts as a game fish :) Hope to see you again next year. All the best,Marc

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Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I did a half day trip with Marc and his captain while on our honeymoon. Was extremely easy to setup, coordinate and Marc was a pleasure working with throughout. He is very knowledgeable of the sport and does everything he can to...More

1  Thank Andrew H
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marc b, Owner at Game Fishing Koh Tao, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2017

Hi Andrew, thank you for making a review. I remember the big mackerel taking that bait at the front of the boat - very cool! Hope to see you again next year. Best regards,Marc

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Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

My wife and I had a wonderful day fishing with Marc and his skipper. Marc does an excellent job of putting you on fish and gives you the opportunity to target multiple species. He was very easy to work with to arrange the tour and...More

1  Thank Nathan S
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marc b, Owner at Game Fishing Koh Tao, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2017

Hi Nathan, many thanks for your review. And thank you for pointing out that we are not one of those fiberglass showboat operations which plonk the customer in a lovely upholstered fighting chair and ply him with fancy cocktails while cruising around - which is...More

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Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Could someone please tell me how I can get in contact with Marc. I'm currently in Koh Tao and trying to sort a trip out. Thanks in advanceMore

13  Thank terrystevens
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marc b, Owner at Game Fishing Koh Tao, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2017

Hi, there is a link to my website above at the top of this listing. At the website pls use the contact us facility. I only accept email bookings - so it's sure that people have seen all the relevant info and made an informed...More

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Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

My husband and I are pretty avid fisherman at home in Canada and were pretty excited to try our luck on holiday in Koh Tao. Marc was an excellent guide and his Thai captain was extremely friendly and a hilarious guy. Marc provides great instruction...More

Thank Alicia Z
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Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

We had great time fishing near (10-25 km) from Koh Tao in 21. January. Big fishes catched to live bait and the experience was unique. Marc was very good guide and captain was professional. I would recommend to take medicine for sea sickness.

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Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

Was really awesome adventure. Hot day in the sea so remember to take little adventure kit on board(water, food, sun lotion, hat). They also served coffee, watermelon, bananas, soft drinks on board! Marc is expert fisherman with good knowledge. Knows good fishing spots and what...More

1  Thank Joni K
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Claire A
24 March 2018|
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Response from marc b | Property representative |
go to homepage fishingkohtao you can google for it and use contact me option. There are no sharing with strangers, I do private offshore topwater game fishing trips targetting pelagic species. It is not the cheapest fishing... More
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terrystevens
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Marc can be contacted via his website or on Facebook 'fishingkohtao'
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Contact is by email only, there is a link to the website above and you can contact easily from the website
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