The fishing in Sri Lanka has developed a name as a reliable hunting ground for GTs in recent years. Especially the current spots a little further out are known for trophy sized Giant Trevallies. Here you have to use loud poppers to lure the fish from the depths.
When jigging you normally get smaller fish, these are however numerous. Slow-jigging in particular promises good results and some new spots have shown there are also Dogtooth Tun alurking in the deep…
Recommended months: October-April
Mangrove Jack, Barracuda, Barramundi, Ladyfish
Popping: Giant Trevally, Spanish Mackerel
Jigging: Snapper, Jobfish, Dogtooth Tuna
Casting: Mahi-Mahi, Garfish