How to Take a Fishing Trip on a Budget

Summer is here and you and the boys have really been wanting to take a fishing trip, but funds are a little low and you thought it would have to wait until next summer. Change of plans! You can take a fishing trip on a budget with a little planning and by using a sharing website to book your trip. We have made it easy and highlighted the top sites below, so you can get out on the water and catch that fish that dreams are made of.


  • FishingBooker allows you to book your trip by destination, date, number of people, type of fish, fishing type, and more! They are the world’s largest online service for booking fishing trips and have over 20,000 fishing experiences available in 108 countries. 
  • GetMyBoat is the #1 app for booking boat rentals and charters. From fishing charters to jet ski and houseboat rentals, this app has it all! They have over 9400 available trips worldwide, including popular cities like Tampa, FL, Miami, FL, and Key West, FL.
  • Airbnb not only lets you book places to stay, but under their experiences section, you can also book fishing trips and boat rentals. It’s as easy as selecting your destination and date.
  • Vrbo  doesn’t just book houses, they also give you the ability to book a boat that you can stay on for the weekend or a week! When making a reservation just enter your destination and dates, then under the filters select boat for property type and fishing for nearby activities, and you will be given a list of everything available in your desired destination.
  • makes it as easy as 1, 2, 3! Just put in your destination and date, then they will provide you with all the available charters that meet your criteria at the best rates.
  • Would you prefer your next fishing trip to include camping on a lake, river, or pond? Then head on over to RVshare Select your location, date, the amount of people on your trip, and what type of RV you’re looking for (Drivable or Towable). They even offer destination delivery! RV’s also make great lodging for your next deep sea trip if needed.
  • Turo is great for booking a vehicle if you needed for your trip. Find anything you need from rugged 4x4’s to camper vans! Just enter your pickup/drop-off location and dates, then you’ll be provided with all of the available options.

As you can see, there are a lot of great sharing sites to book your next fishing trip. Picking where you’re going to fish, that’s going to be the hardest part!

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