Fishing in Cancun

Cancun is a paradise for fishing expeditions through the Caribbean Sea. You will be able to enjoy fly fishing, deep sea fishing and light tackle. The waters are home to more than 35 large fishe including Blue Marlin, White Marlin, Sailfish, Wahoo, D

Cancun is a paradise for fishing expeditions through the Caribbean Sea. You will be able to enjoy fly fishing, deep sea fishing and light tackle. The waters are home to more than 35 large fishe including Blue Marlin, White Marlin, Sailfish, Wahoo, Dorado, Tuna, Kingfish, Barracuda, Grouper, snaper and many more.

Deep Sea Fishing: Prepare yourself for a day of adventure in the Caribbean Sea. Bord a ship, cruise about 35 miles from the shores and enjoy the art of fishing. Deep sea fishing is a very rewarding experience for beginners, as well as for an experienced fishermen. Cancun offers some of the greatest catch you can imagine. The waters are full of differents species from the Marlin to the Barracuda.

Ttours last from 4 to 6 hours, and you can choose to share a boat with others or simply rent yours and spend a relaxing day at sea.

All boats come with complete and very experienced crew and captain. Tours includes fees and permisions.

Fly Fishing: Fly fishing is another option for you to enjoy during your stay in Cancun. There are several spots around Nichtulpe Laggon with mixed salt and fresh water. There is no 100% freshwater fishing in Cancun.

You can also fly fish at sea, specially around Isla Blanca, north of Cancun which is a favorite spot.

Night Fishing: Fishing at night, under the Caribbean stars and even enjoying your own catch after. Which fisherman haven´t dream of this activity? Night fishing is becoming one of the hot tours to enjoy while in Cancun. You will be able to fish some of the following species, Snapper, Grouper, Hogfish, Mackerel and some more.

Tours last around 5 to 6 hours and start around 7:00pm.

Fishing Calendar: Barracuda, Black Fin Tuna and Bonito are found all year round in Cancun. Marlins (White or Blue) fishing season is between May and August.

The best season for Snapper, Grouper, and Amberjack is from August to March.

Kingfish, from Octoiber until February. And Sailfish from March to August.

If you wish to fish a particular fish, please consult any of our fishing tours profesionnal to insure you a pleasant experience, and Good Luck!