Fishing Near San Juan

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The waters off the coast of San Juan become deep quickly, meaning you don't have to spend much of your charter time sailing to find the perfect spot to drop anchor.  Not far off the coast is the Northern Trench which is known for its billfish, and anglers often find their experiences in this area to be prolific.  

If you are considering reeling in a big catch during your vacation, there are 11 different charter operators that can help you find the best fishing spots.

If you'd like to reserve a charter, you should consider Puerto Rico Magic Tarpon. Embark into the lagoon on board one of the chartered boats with the experienced fishermen of Puerto Rico Magic Tarpon. This team has been featured on both ESPN and the World Fishing Network, and offer their expertise to help you catch the largest fish you can. They are located in eastern San Juan.

Another option is Double Hook Charters. Run by Captain Humberto L. Perales Double Hook Charters benefits from the captain's knowledge of the area and overall fishing experience. You can reach them at (787) 347-0212.

A third option is Sea Born Fishing Charters. Whether you're interested in off-shore, in-shore, or a sunset cruise, Sea Born Fishing is a top choice for hosting your fishing charter in the San Juan area. They're located within Miramar, in northwestern San Juan.

Take a look at this table for more information about local fishing charters.

Fishing Charters In San Juan
Name Phone Location
Benatez Mike Deep Sea Fishing (787) 723-2292 Isla Verde
Double Hook Charters (787) 347-0212 5.1 mi. North-Northwest of Central Carolina
Go Tarpon (787) 376-1697 2.2 mi. West-Northwest of Central Pinones
Maguro Fishing Charters (787) 384-5188 San Juan
Peacock Bass and Tarpon Tours (787) 364-6000 San Juan
Puerto Rico Fishing (787) 209-6926 2.0 mi. East of Old San Juan
Puerto Rico Magic Tarpon (787) 644-1444 5.1 mi. North-Northwest of Central Carolina
Quicksilver Fishing Charter (787) 448-6665 Isla Verde
Sea Born Fishing Charters (787) 722-0177 1.9 mi. East of Old San Juan
The Legend Fishing Charter (787) 791-6195 San Juan
Tight Loop Fishing Charters (787) 383-1562 Rio Piedras, Central San Juan

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