Most of Dubai’s economy was initially based on fishing, trade with Asia & Africa for spices & gold & with pearling. Since crude oil was discovered the country has never looked back. The Emirates have invested a lot of the money from this black gold back into the states of the UAE improving infrastructure & facilities for its people. For the thousands of people who come to Dubai to work & live the conditions are excellent & a tax free state helps to improve the standard of living.
Dubai has increased tourist traffic in the past few years. The adventure sports & shopping has made ripples across the world. From Para gliding, jet skiing, deep sea diving, fishing etc all these sports have excellent facilities in Dubai. Dubai fishing is exceptional with the clam waters of the Persian Gulf proving some of the best fishing of the area. Fishing in UAE is an enjoyable experience with boats & cruises easy to hire for especially this purpose. There are boats that can be hired for the deep seas & they are fitted out accordingly. The staff provided by the agencies is also very well trained & efficient.
The Dubai fishing industry is also a large exporter of some of the best quality of fish in the world. Huge trawlers gout to sea each day & return with huge catches of fish which are sorted, cleaned & gutted & cut up for canning or processing. While on a cruise boat of your own you can observe these trawlers at work. There are many agencies offering great deals for fishing boats that will take you out to sea where the best catches are with trained staff & crew on board. Some of these agencies have facilities like pick up & drop from your place of residence & will also provide everything you will require for fishing like Fishing & trawling rods, bait hooks & weights. Refreshments & meals can also be arranged on Fishing in UAE tours.
There are online options for these fishing tours & you are definite to get a good deal in Dubai when you want to go fishing.