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. 

If you are intrigued by the idea of reeling in a big catch during your vacation, you will find 6 different charter fishing operators that can take you to the best fishing spots.

If you're ready to reserve a charter, you might want to check with 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. They are found in southern Punta Cana.

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.

A third option is Punta Cana Fishing Charters. Included in your trip for no additional fee are all of your tackle and bait, both alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks. Typically with Punta Cana Fishing Charters you'll taget smaler fish like barracuda and snapper. They're located in Punta Cana.

The following table provides you with quick access a few details regarding fishing charters operating in this area.

Fishing Charters In Punta Cana
Name Phone Location
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 -- 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 (809) 965-2142 0 mi. North of Central Punta Cana
Seapro Deepsea Fishing (809) 841-4800 Punta Cana

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