Panama is one of the top sport fishing destinations worldwide. This is because Panama offers lovers of sport fishing good choices for this activity. Panama has Gatun Lake which is one of the largest lakes in the world where you can find species such as Sergeant (Peacock Bass), snook and tarpon. If you head to the Pacific Ocean, you can find places like Taboga Island, where you can fish golden jacks, snapper, grouper and much more. In the Pearl Islands, you can catch snappers, groupers, grunts, croakers, jacks, sea bass, bojalas (amberjack), saws, sailfish, dorado, wahoo, tuna, and marlins. Piñas Bay is internationally recognized as an excellent fishing spot and it has broken many IGFA records. Among the species of fish, you can fish at Piñas Bay are: Pacific tarpon, snook, snapper, mackerel, peje roosters, saws, amberjacks, tuna, sailfish, black marlin, blue marlin, and striped marlin. It is very important to have a good guide as to the type of fish that can be found on each island.