Someone probably forgot to fact check this article, but it's funny nonetheless.

Wealthy punters pay £3,500 per day to patrol the most dangerous waters in the world hoping to be attacked by raiders.

When attacked, they retaliate with grenade launchers, machine guns and rocket launchers, reports Austrian business paper Wirtschaftsblatt.

Passengers, who can pay an extra £5 a day for an AK-47 machine gun and £7 for 100 rounds of ammo, are also protected by a squad of ex special forces troops.

Ananova - Luxury yachts offer pirate hunting cruises

Here's one of the joke sites "offering" pirate hunting services.

Somali Cruises - Cruise along Africa's east coast!

I should mention this webpage has been around for a decade or so. Some of the testimonials are hilarious:

"I got three confirmed kills on my last trip. I'll never hunt big game in Africa again. I felt like the Komandant in Schindlers list!" -- Lars , Hamburg Germany