Ilha do Principe, São Tomé e Principe

Principe Island aka BomBom in the fishing world, is a unique destination… The beautiful island surrounded by untouched nature and wildlife is the perfect place to both fish and relax.

Come and enjoy our Lodge directly on the beach, the unspoiled nature and beautiful waters of Principe…

Our boats and professional crew are ready for you.

Located at our lodge (Makaira Lodge) in Praia Campanha, we run the “Deceiver” a 41 foot custom G & S and “Dog Bowl” a 28 foot Albermarle, both equipped with custom tackle to provide you the best fishing experience.

Dog Bowl” is also used for day trips around the island.

The climate is tropical—hot and humid with average yearly temperatures of about 27 °C (80.6 °F) and little daily variation. The temperature rarely rises beyond 32 °C (89.6 °F). At the interior’s higher elevations, the average yearly temperature is 20 °C (68 °F), and nights are generally cool. Annual rainfall varies from 5,000 mm (196.9 in) on the southwestern slopes to 1,000 mm (39.4 in) in the northern lowlands. The rainy season is from October to May.

Internacional Airport:

-Aeroporto internacional de Sao Tome, Sao Tome Island

Domestic Airport:

-Aeroporto do Principe, Principe Island

Visa can be done online (, or at a Sao Tome e Principe Embassy. Citizens of country members of CPLP, European Union, United States of America, Canada and Gabon are exempt of a visa to Sao Tome & Principe if the stay is less than 15 days (return ticket will be requested).

The currency in Sao Tome & Principe is the Dobra (STD) and it is fixed to the Euro (EUR). 1EUR = 24500STD

The official language is Portuguese.