Agua Bendita

Cap Cana Marina
Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

The Agua Bendita team have almost 20 years of experience between them and know the local fishing grounds extremely well. They offer a range of customizable fishing packages, where you can choose exactly what you want to do with your day

Battle big game pelagics, deep drop for tasty bottom-dwellers, or fish the local waters for a few hours before anchoring at the beach to swim, snorkel, or just sunbathe and relax.

Agua Bendita is a 38’ custom sportfishing boat equipped with a bathroom, kitchen, comfortable cabin and spacious flybridge. The boat is also rigged with well-maintained fishing equipment and an assortment of marine electronics including GPS, fishfinder, and radio. The vessel can accommodate up to 6 passengers per trip.

The clear waters of Punta Cana are frequented by a variety of migratory game fish such as Blue and White Marlin, Mahi Mahi, Wahoo, and many others. For those that enjoy the thrill of hooking a shark, the bite for these is productive virtually all year round.

For seasoned, hardcore fisherman, the Agua team offers special deep drop fishing trips at depths of between 500 and 750 feet, fishing for Queen, Red, and Yellow Eye Snapper, as well as big Amberjacks and Grouper.

The boat comes fully decked with deep drop electric rods and reels, perfect for fishing these depths. They also offer reef trips for Grouper, Snapper, and Sharks between 180 to 300 feet deep. Deep drop and reef trips require at least six hours.

Please note that although clients are free to keep most of the fish they catch, a strict catch and release policy is implemented for all billfish.


Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    8 Hour Trip - Blue Water Special
      FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 hours trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    US$ 1000
    up to 6 persons
    On this trip, you will travel between 17 and 25 miles in search of the biggest Mahi Mahi, Wahoo, White Marlin, and Blue Marlin around.
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip - Trolling/Bottom
      FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 hours trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    US$ 750
    up to 6 persons
    You can fish for Mahi Mahi, Wahoo, White and Blue Marlin, and Tuna, or drop lines for big Snapper, Grouper, and other tasty bottom species. All this with plenty of time to anchor at a local beach and do some snorkeling in the water.
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip - Trolling (AM)
      FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 hours trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    US$ 575
    up to 6 persons
    Head out for an awesome morning fishing for Mahi Mahi, Wahoo, White Marlin, Blue Marlin, Wahoo, and Yellowfin Tuna.
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip - Trolling (PM)
      FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 hours trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    US$ 575
    up to 6 persons
    Spend the afternoon targeting Mahi Mahi, Wahoo, White Marlin, Blue Marlin, Wahoo, and Yellowfin Tuna offshore on this four-hour trip.
  • Private trip
    3 Hour Trip - Fish or Snorkel (AM)
      FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    3 hours trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    US$ 425
    up to 6 persons
    This trip is perfect if you just want to fish for 3 hours or just anchor at the beach and do some snorkeling and see the coast. Great for kids and first-time boaters.
  • Private trip
    3 Hour Trip - Fish or Snorkel (PM)
      FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    3 hours trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    US$ 425
    up to 6 persons
    If you just want to fish for 3 hours or fancy anchoring at the beach to enjoy some snorkeling and see the coast, then this is the trip for you. Perfect for families and first-time anglers, this trip gives you a taste of awesome angling without spending the whole day offshore.
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About this listing

Targeted Species

Amberjack
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Grouper (Red)
King Mackerel (Kingfish)

Marlin (Blue)
Marlin (White)
Queen Snapper (Caribbean)
Sailfish

Snapper (Red)
Snapper (Yellowtail)
Tuna (Yellowfin)
Wahoo

Boat Specs

Out Island (Offshore sport fishing) originally built in 2003. Powered by 2 465HP Cummins engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 25 knots.

Length
38 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Jigging

Amenities

Toilet
Air Conditioning
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Bed
Flybridge
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Kitchen
Refrigerator
Outriggers
Toilet
Air Conditioning
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Bed

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Snacks
First Mate
Fishing License Included

Policies

FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or reschedule your booking up to 3 days before the trip. If the captain cannot run the trip due to unsafe weather conditions, your booking can be moved to another date or canceled free of charge.
Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 15% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 15% deposit to guarantee your reservation.
Pay remaining balance to captain
The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the charter operator on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods:
Cash
PayPal
Bank Transfer

About the Captain

Roger Burdiez
Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
Member since August 2014
15
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Captain Roger Burdiez heads the Agua Bendita team and has over 15 years' experience fishing the local waters. He can get you on the very best catches of whatever you choose to target, from big game pelagics like Mahi Mahi and Marlin to deep-water fish like Snapper and Grouper. Just let him know what you want to do and he and his crew will take care of the rest.
Response time: 1 hour
Response rate: 98%

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Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.53
out of 5 stars from 15 reviews
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Great day with the Mahi Mahi.
Amazing 8 hour fishing trip
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
93%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
93%
Appropriate for children
45%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
69%
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Sue Jones
United States
 5.00
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Fishing at its finest!

VERIFIED   June 7, 2018
We had five people in our group and went on the six hour charter.  Two of us have a little experience with deep sea fishing,...
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Juan Misinski
Santo Domingo, 01
 5.00
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Fishing with Roger

VERIFIED   September 4, 2018
Muy amable el Capitán Argenis y su ayudante Kiko, la pesca estuvo excelente y el barco suficientemente limpio. Muy recomendable...
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Nancy Smith
Santo Domingo, 01
 5.00
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Amazing 8 hour fishing trip

VERIFIED   May 25, 2018
We caught more fish than we ever dreamed of. Huge Marlin. Mahi Mahi which we took back to our resort and the chef cooked a...
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Lawrie Lawrie
United States
 4.33
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"Mahi mahi, fish so nice, they had to name it twice"

VERIFIED   April 7, 2018
The owner, captain and crew were very accommodating. Set up with chofer that was very reliable and knowledgable was very much...
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John Sartain
Irving, Texas
 5.00
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3/4 Day Trip

VERIFIED   March 14, 2017
The day was a great day with the family.  We were novice fishermen and the captain and first mate did wonders to help...
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