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 are thinking about spending some time with a rod in your hand, you will find 7 different charter operators that can help make it happen.

If you want to organize a fishing trip, you might want to check with Big Marlin Charters. For all of the boating and fishing lovers out there, Big Marlin Charters is perfect for you. It doesn't matter whether you're a beginner or an expert, all our welcome on this fishing expedition. They are located in the heart of Punta Cana.

Another 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 situated in southern Punta Cana.

Be sure to look at the table below for a listing of the area's fishing charters.

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 -- 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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