Fishing Near Punta Cana

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Bottom fishing, trolling, and fly fishing are all possibilities for anglers headed to Punta Cana in hopes of spending some days of their vacation fishing.  Charters start at $400(USD) for a half day, but do be aware that the Dominican Republic requires the release of all billfish that are not to be eaten. 

Island Marine Punta Cana

If you like the idea of reeling in a big catch during your vacation, you may be pleased to learn there are 7 different charter fishing operators that can help make it happen.

If you want to get in contact with a fishing charter, you can check with Big Marlin Charters. At Big Marlin Charters, it's all about giving you the best deep sea fishing experience possible. They only offer private fishing trips for you and up to seven others, so it is guaranteed to be a relaxing and intimate experience. They are located in the heart of Punta Cana.

A second option is Island Marine Punta Cana. Featured charter boat models include a 53' Viking, 19' Mako, 33' Hydra Sport, and a 32' Catamaran. Most charter prices include round trip transportation, snorkeling gear, snacks, an open bar, and a BBQ lunch upon a fully equipped vessel with the captain. You can reach them at (829) 350-0179.

Still another option is Mike's Marina Fishing Charters. Since the 1990s, Mike's Marina Fishing Charters has been guiding tourists through the waters near Punta Cana, showing the ropes of fishing in the Dominican Republic. If you're considering chartering a fishing tour, make sure you choose someone that is knowledgeable and friendly, just like Mike. They're found within southern Punta Cana.

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

Fishing Charters In Punta Cana
Name Phone Location
Big Marlin Charters (849) 409-9977 Central Punta Cana
Gone Fishing (809) 552-8870 13.4 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana
Island Marine Punta Cana (829) 350-0179 2.6 mi. South-Southwest of Central Punta Cana
Mike's Marina Fishing Charters (829) 350-0179 2.6 mi. South-Southwest of Central Punta Cana
Palmera Fishing Charters (809) 780-6575 12.7 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana
Punta Cana Fishing Charters (849) 208-0381 11.8 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana
Seapro Deepsea Fishing (809) 754-3632 10.9 mi. North of Central Punta Cana

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