Big Fish Fishing Charters

Big Fish Turkey

Private Fishing Tours with Big Fish Turkey

Welcome to Alaçatı-Çeşme…

Experience Alaçatı-Çeşme’s beautiful waters with dedicated 27ft. Alcustom “KATANA”. Depending on your preference Inshore or Offshore Fishing at its best. (Troll, Jig. Pop, Bait), Full-Day, Half-Day, fishing adventures, fishing holiday packages all to have a great time on the water. Ertuğrul, your captain, is passionate about both fishing and windsurfing. He is a three time Olympian and Turkish Windsurfing Champion for 17 times… He is also the organiser of Big Fish Çeşme Tournament .

It is great be on the water with his experience.

Al Custom ‘ KATANA ‘


L.O.A.8,40 m (27 ft.)
Beam2,55 m
Dry Weight1500 kg
Fuel450 l
Power2 x 200

Day on the water Rates

Full day trip consist of 8-9 hours allowing your guide to cover an array of fishing opportunities while half day trips are available for the angler who may not have the time for a full day trip .
All gear needed will be provided, but feel free to bring along a “lucky” rod and reel if you would like. Bottled water and ice will be provided for all trips.

What to Bring: Sun glasses, clothing for the appropriate weather, hat, rain gear, snacks/lunch, beverage of your choice. Please NO black soled shoes, it is a pain to clean the skids it leaves on the boat.

Payment: You may pay for your charter with cash or bank transfer. A 300.-Eur deposit is due within one week of the day your reservation is made.

Cancellation Policy: Please cancel or reschedule within two weeks of date of trip, if not the deposit will not be refunded. The deposit can be refunded if the trip must be cancelled due to poor, unsafe weather, or other reasons at the captain’s discretion.

Extras: Following items can be provided with an extra cost.

  • Photographer for all day
  • Big Fish Long Sleeve UV 50 Shirts made by Helly Hansen
  • Keeping the Bluefin Tuna. This needs tons of extra work for captain. Keeping a kill bag with tons of ice in the baot and cutting and cleaning the fish for sashimi or grill that night. Cooking or dinner not included in price.
  • Buy the best Fishing Gear directly from us making sure it’s suitable for your needs.

Make your reservations today!

Inshore Fishing Trips: for Amber Jack, Dentex Dentex, Pink Dentex.

  • Half Day (6 hours) 700.-Eur
  • Full Day (8-9 hours) 1100.-Eur

Offshore Fishing Trips for Blue Fin

  • Half Day (6 hours) 800.-Eur
  • Full Day (8-9 hours) 1200.-Eur

Note: All trips are based on maximum 4 anglers. Certain trips are fishable with 3 anglers

Charters Include: All fishing gear, bottled water, ice, fishing licenses, and go-pro camera

Fishing Workshop

Participants learn about fish and aquatic life, how to fish, and what fish are likely to be caught. Both youth and adults are welcome. The workshops are great to introduce youth to fishing and for adults who would like to regain or improve their fishing skills.
Workshops are based on 8 hours lessons on the ground and 2 hours practice on the boat.

Level 1

  • Learn the fishing basics about hooks, sinkers, jigs, lures and how to rig, how to tie fishing knots,.
  • Definition of fishing terms
  • How weather patterns and moon phases affects fishing, understand fishing strategies and successes through reading fishing maps, learn why fish use structure and cover, learn about the underwater world of fish in different types of water, classifications and seasonal changes that occur while fishing.
  • Safety and first aid on the water while fishing is of the utmost importance, whether it can be from shore or on a boat

Level 2

  • Learn each species of fish and expand your fishing knowledge
  • The basics about fishing rods and reels, fishing line and fishing lures.
  • Improve GPS skills
  • How to fish with live bait
  • Catch & Release fishing and how to effectively handle and release fish safely.

Fishing Calendar

Bluefin TunaAmberjackDentexPink DentexFangri / Pargo

15.JuneVery GoodGoodGoodGoodGood
AugustBestBestVery GoodVery GoodGood
15 OctoberCatch&ReleaseVery GoodBestBestGood


Zeytin Otel, consisting of 4 separate Mansions with 2 swimming pools, offer a variety of accommodation all year round. Although it is only 5 minutes walking distance from the center of Alaçatı, offers a quiet and peacefull stay. Besides fishing tours , massage therapy, yoga lessons, and windsurf packages are all available for your partner who prefers to stay on the land .

When you book for the fishing tours you will get %15 special discount on the room rates.
For more information please visit or e-mail [email protected]

Where and Why Alaçatı

Alaçatı is a unique blend of two worlds. On one side, you have one of the best windsurfing spots in Europe. On the other, it’s a town rich in historical heritage along with some of the best regional Turkish cooking, art galleries and exciting nightlife. Indeed, two worlds in one. Here are some very good reasons to visit Alaçatı….

  • Alacati is a 45-minute drive (about 40 miles) from Izmir airport and about a six hour drive from Istanbul.
  • Alaçatı is Turkey’s hidden paradise with its natural beaches and crystal waters.
  • For those who want, Alaçatı also offers an energetic holiday with its beach clubs and never ending nightlife.
  • Because of its locally grown products , herbs and vegetables; Alaçatı is a perfect gastronomical destination where you will discover unique local tastes prepared by world-renowned chefs….
  • The local market which is set up on Saturdays is a must-see with freshly picked fruit, vegetables, herbs, local cheese selections and many more.
  • Due to its volcanic geography, Çeşme peninsula is full of thermal springs, which makes it even more special in winter.
  • Alaçatı is a well-known windsurf and kitesurf location. It has been chosen one of the top 4 spots of the world. The Windsurf World cup (PWA) is annually held in Alaçatı since 2005.
  • Alaçati hosts many festivals and events welcoming visitors from all around the world; such as Alaçatı Fishing Tournament in October , Alaçatı Herbs Festival in March & Forgotten Delicacies Festival in May.
  • Alaçati is an ideal base from which to explore the multitude of fascinating ancient ruins such as Ephesus and villages in the region all within a 1-2 hour drive.
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