Fishing on uShaka

“LION OF THE SEA”

Our legendary uShaka provides the highest quality fishing gear on the market and offers you the ultimate cruising and sports fishing experience.Our Riviera 51ft open Fly bridge can accommodate up to 6 passengers in her 3 elegant cabins and brings class and elegance to sport fishing and your Seychelles holiday. Cruising at 28 knots with a top speed of 30, our Riviera never disappoints and she is crewed by an expert captain and fishing guide.

Recent Catches Aboard Ushaka:

Billfish, Sailfish & the Marlin Species
General Pelagic Game Fish
Wahoo, Dorado & Yellowfin Tuna.

Jigging

Amber Jack & Dog Tooth Tuna

Popping

Giant Travelly (GT’s)

 

RECOMMENDED EQUIPMENT LIST

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Rods
Aftco 30lb High 2  
Aftco 50lb High 2  
Aftco 80lb High 2  
Shimano Trevala Jigging rods High 2  
Shimano Kiabutsa GT Monster Popping High 1  
Reels & Extra's
Shimano Tiagra 50lb with 50lb line High 3  
Shimano Tiagra 80lb with 80lb line High 3  
Shimano Stalla 20 000 reels for Jigging with 80lb line High 2  
Shimano Saragosa 18 0000 reel for Popping with 50lb line High 1  
Aftco rod but fishing buckets High 1  
fighting chair harness High 1  
black magic stand up harness High 1  
Large assortment of Pulsator Lures High    
Assortment of terminal tackle High    
Short Gaf High 1  
Long Gaf High 3  
Bam Bam fish bats High 2  
Accessories new
Popping Gloves High 2 Shimano, Owner, Smith, Shout etc.
Lure Bag High 1 HPA
Tackle Bag High 1 Columbia
Tackle Storage Box for hooks, swivels etc. High 2 Plano
Splitring Pliers High 1 HPA
Rod Bucket Low 1 Your Choice
Camera and Charger High 1 Your Choice
Mobile Phone and Charger High 1 Your Choice
Polarised Glasses High 2 Costa Del Mar
Sunblock 50+ High 1 Island Tribe
PR Knot Tool & Windproof Lighter High 1 Your Choice
Reel Lube Low 1 Your Choice
Clothing
Quick Dry Long Sleeve Shirt High 3 Columbia etc.
Quick Dry Shorts High 3 Columbia etc.
T-Shirts High 3 Your Choice
Baggies High 2 Your Choice
Flip Flops High 1 Your Choice
Shoes (wading) High 1 Your Choice
Shoes (Boat) High 1 Your Choice
Rain Jacket High 1 Columbia etc.
Cap/Hat High 2 Your Choice
Buff High 2 Your Choice
Backpack High 1 Columbia etc.
Light Travel Bag High 1 Columbia etc.
Travel Rod Tube High 1 Plano
Personal
Toothbrush and Toothpaste High 1 Your Choice
Brush Low 1 Your Choice
Shaving Kit Low 1 Your Choice
Deodorant High 1 Your Choice
Shower Gel/ Shampoo High 1 Your Choice
Rehydrate High 10 Rehydrat etc.
Tissues High 3 Small Pocket packets for cleaning glasses
Very Important
Passport (Check if you need a Seychelles Visa) High 1 Passport must be valid for 6 months and have 2 Free pages
Travel/Medical Insurance High 1 Good insurance in case of Medical Emergency or equipment loss
Cash High 1 $500.00 for Travel and Emergencies (There are Credit Card Facilities on the Yacht)
International Airline Tickets High 1 Book return ticket in advance (Need to show return ticket at Immigration)
Credit Card High 1 Emergencies
Booking Confirmation High 1 Need it for Immigration in Seychelles