Fishing Near Holbox

Sport fishing has only been popular in Holbox since the early 90s, but once the island became known to anglers, there was no looking back.  This is because Holbox is home to one of the most prolific tarpon habitats in the world.  Anglers travel from around the world to experience days filled with successful fly fishing trips where bone fish, snapper, permit, barracuda, and jack crevalle are available in abundance.  

If you are thinking about going fishing during your vacation, there are 5 different charter operators that can help you find the best fishing spots.

If you want to get in contact with a fishing charter, you might want to contact Holbox Island Tours. Complimentary pick up services from your hotel or on the beach may be arranged. Equipment is available for rental, or you may bring your own. They are situated in central Holbox.

A second option is Holbox Collection. There are three tours: Riverine Fisheries: Punta Mosquito, Riverine Fisheries with a classical tour of three islands, and deep sea fishing in Cabo Catoche. The fishing boats are 18' pangas that are fully equipped, safe, and comfortable. You can call them at (998) 267-9836.

A third option is Mexican Caribbean Tours. The captains at Mexican Caribbean Tours have over 20 years of expertise and top of the line equipment to ensure that you have the best Cancun fishing experience possible. They're located in central Holbox.

Take a minute to read this table to find out more about local charter operators.

Fishing Charters On Holbox
Name Phone Location
Holbox Collection (998) 267-9836 0.3 mi. South of Downtown Holbox
Holbox Island Tours (984) 875-2028 0.3 mi. South of Downtown Holbox
Holbox Travel (866) 262-8621 0.3 mi. South of Downtown Holbox
Mexican Caribbean Tours (998) 267-7845 0.3 mi. South of Downtown Holbox
Spearfishing Today Holbox (987) 876-0682 Eastern part of Holbox

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