Fishing Near Akumal

Akumal is a  destination that allows both for deep sea, shore, and flats fishing.  Permits are required for deep sea salt water fishing so it is best to work with a charter company who can make those arrangements for you.  Shorefishing and fly fishing can be done permit-free, so it is more popular among those who want to go it alone.  The best flats fishing can be found at Ascension Bay or Bocapaila where bonefish, permit, and tarpon are prevalent. 

If you like the idea of spending some time with a rod in your hand, there are several charter fishing operators that can help make it happen.

If you want to reserve a charter, you might want to check with Cap't Rick's. Cap't Rick offers his boat and navigation for a fishing expedition. He offers scheduled half day trips, as well as privately reserved trips for not only fishing but snorkeling, swimming, and hosting events such as weddings. They are located in Puerto Aventuras, Northeast of Akumal.

Another option is Fishing Charters MX. Fishing Charters MX offers fishing in some of the best spots off the coast of Mexico. Join them on one of their pre-scheduled trips, or contact them for a private charter quote. You can call them at (984) 873-5463.

A third good option is Wasabi Loco. The great thing about charter fishing with Wasabi Loco is that they operate out of the dock in Puerto Aventuras which means you're just moments away from where the fishing happens. Rather than spending a good deal of your charter time sailing to fishing grounds it takes only about five minutes. They're found within Puerto Aventuras, Northeast of Akumal.

Be sure to look at the following table for information concerning local charter operators.

Fishing Charters Near Akumal
Name Phone Location
Cap't Rick's (984) 873-5195 1.0 mi. South-Southeast of Central La Gloria
Fishing Charters MX (984) 873-5463 0.9 mi. South-Southeast of Central La Gloria
Wasabi Loco (972) 325-4032 1.3 mi. Southeast of Central La Gloria
 

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