Messina – Recreational fishing

The bond between the city of Messina and the sea is inseparable.
For generations the fishermen of Messina has carried forward a set of knowledge and traditions unique in the world, such as the artisanal fishing techniques or the tradition of SWORDFISH HUNTING with the FELUCA, large motor boats equipped with an iron watch tower and an iron bridge, from which fishermen still harpoon swordfish today.
Experience the thrill of traditional fishing in the strait of Messina and sail in one of the best-known stretches of sea in the world, for its set of traditions, myths and nature.

Useful details

  • Low difficulty
  • Equipment needed: comfortable shoes and suitable clothing
  • Tours are subject to weather and legislative restrictions
  • The excursion includes participation in a fishing trip with a feluca (about 3 hours)