• Register
Venezuela Travel  //  Activity  //  Fishing Pavon
Los Roques
VE Venezuela
14 servicios 
VE Venezuela
4 servicios 
Gran Roque
VE Venezuela
3 servicios 
VE Venezuela
3 servicios 
VE Venezuela
1 servicios 
El Yaque
VE Venezuela
1 servicios 
VE Venezuela
1 servicios 
VE Venezuela
1 servicios 
Playa Medina
VE Venezuela
1 servicios 
VE Venezuela
1 servicios 
Venezuela Activities Fishing Pavon

Fishing Pavon Fishing Pavon Hot

Send Inquiry
 The form could not be submitted
Fishing Pavon



The Pavones are close relatives of tilapia, it is a genus of fish abundant in Africa and one of the best known in ancient Egypt and the most commonly fished in the waters of Judea in the days of Christ. The Pavones fish are very sought after by gourmets the world and North American fishing associations and Canadians had to Venezuela as one of the favorite destinations for this sport (Peacock Bass fishing),various presidents of the United States came to Venezuela for fishing.

Some television programs, including one from the National Geographic Society, have occurred in the country with these beautiful fish as protagonists. The Pavones are carnivorous fish eat other fish, shrimp, snails, insects,They are voracious and usually coexist with Caribbean fish who in some cases have even controlled. They are aggressive in nature and river fish are the most battle gives fishermen, larger ones can weigh up to 27 Lbs., So it requires strength and skill to master. Furthermore, according to experts, is intelligent,decipher the point of capture strategies and the need exists to use different types of hooks and patience.

When spawning Pavones occurs, these back flows to its headwaters or to morichales, is the most fragile time of these animals and the greater protection warrants generally do so from February to May, during breeding new members males will get a bump on the head,kind of hammer with which to attack other male intruders.

They are very susceptible to capture fish parasitic nematodes especially abundant in contaminated reservoirs and can easily wipe out the entire population. The Pavones can be "planted" as their cousins ​​tilapia, and in fact, in the 60s, many reservoirs were stocked these fish under the supervision of the Ministry of Environment; above, only the wealthy people, with planes,they could reach the remote places where they were Pavones. The Pavones have a high commercial value for its delicious meat, also attracts tourism both nationally and internationally, especially fishing and would be a real disgrace that this species suffered a setback in one of their most important natural habitats in the world. Amazon Fishing

Image Gallery

Fishing Pavon
Fishing Pavon


User reviews

There are no user reviews for this listing.

Ratings (the higher the better)
    Please enter the security code.
Written by B+

My Bookings - Log In first!

Get 50% of all prices here due to a very high inflation in Venezuela in this moment. Please make you booking in advance..

Operators and Users

0 users and 1326 guests online

Best Things ..

Diving in Venezuela
Full Day at Alfredo Cuevas Jhan

Contact us by e-mail

All content, images, and prices are updated on a regulary basis. Prices are qouted in your currency and are OTA regulated - meaning that you as a traveler are guaranteed the best possible price at any given moment.

# 802 Los Palos Grandes 1062A
Edificio Oriental
, DC, venezuela
Phone: +58- (0) 212-2842015

Are you Looking for work?

Todo sobre viajes - Si usted está buscando un trabajo como tour Operador por favor, póngase en contacto con nosotros ..?

Channel Manager

Channel Community Management logo
Scroll Up
You are now being logged in using your Facebook credentials