Captain Juan Levy Ramirez invites you to join Surfandfishing Charters for a memorable offshore trip out of Puerto Escondido, Mexico. Juan has a lot of experience with big game fishing, having participated in a number of local tournaments with great success. He’ll do his best to make sure you get the fishing experience you’ve always wanted.

His boat is the Marissa II - a 26’ Super Panga that comes with a 140 HP Suzuki 4-stroke engine. There’s plenty of room on the vessel for up to four prospective anglers, so why not bring some friends along for the ride? You’ll also find a fighting chair onboard, as well as a pair of outriggers and a livewell for bait.

This part of Mexico makes for great deep sea fishing because you’ll be in deep waters pretty much as soon as you leave the dock. Some of the fish species you’ll be able to target here are Mahi Mahi, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, Blue Marlin, Yellowfin Tuna, and so much more besides. Preserving Billfish is one thing that’s very important to Captain Juan, which is why Billfishing trips are catch and release only.

You’ll find that rods, reels, and terminal tackle are included in the price of the trip, along with complimentary drinks and snacks. Whatever you decide to keep will be cleaned and filleted after the trip for your convenience. All you need to do is pack a pair of sunglasses, some sunscreen, and get ready to hook ‘em.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    3 Hour Trip, starts at 12:00 PM
    $200
    An afternoon trip is a great option if you're not too keen on early-morning fishing. 4 hours is plenty of time to be fishing some very deep waters in this part of Mexico. You'll be fishing for species like Mahi Mahi, Yellowfin Tuna, Jack Crevalle, Grouper, and more. The price includes rods, reels, and terminal tackle, along with complimentary drinks and snacks.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $300
    A half day trip is plenty of time to go fishing in some very deep waters when it comes to this part of Mexico. You can target anything from Mahi Mahi to Yellowfin Tuna, Jack Crevalle, Grouper, and more. The price includes rods, reels, and terminal tackle, as well as complimentary drinks and snacks.
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip - Billfish
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $400
    A full day trip is your best shot at going after some big Mexican Billfish. Whether it's Sailfish or Blue and Striped Marlin, you'll find that the local fishery has some great Billfishing opportunities. The price of the trip includes rods, reels, and terminal tackle. This is a strictly catch and release trip.
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About the Captain

Juan Levy Ramirez
Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca, Mexico
8 Customer reviews
Response time 3 hours
Member since March 2018
Hello friends, fishing is my life is my job. I love fishing! I am the third generation of fishermen in Puerto Escondido, I followed the steps of my grandfather and father. I really liked seeing the big fish that my father fished like Marlin, Sailfish and Tuna. I wanted to be a captain like them someday and be able to entertain clients while at the same time earning a little money doing what I like. Locally, I have won 3 Marlin tournaments, 4 sailfish tournaments, and one Mahi Mahi tournament

About this listing

Targeted species

Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Grouper (Snowy) Snowy Grouper
Jack (African Pompano) African Pompano Jack
Jack Crevalle Jack Crevalle

Boat specs

Super Panga (Center console) originally built in 2013. Powered by a 140HP Suzuki engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 26 knots.

Length
26 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of fishing

Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing

Fishing techniques

Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Popping
Kite Fishing
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Fighting Chair
GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Outriggers
Tuna Tubes

Trip includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Snacks
Drinks
Fishing License

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 3 days prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 3 days before the trip date free of charge. If the trip is canceled or modified later, or in the event of a no-show, 100% of the deposit will be charged.

Listing policies

Pickup agreed upon reservation
Transfer to/from departure site may be available and included in price depending on your location and distance from the dock.
Child Friendly
Ages 5 and older.
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed
Mandatory for Billfish.

Payment

Book with 15% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 15% deposit to guarantee your reservation.

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

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Customer reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
5.0 / 5
out of 5 stars from 8 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Fishing with Juan Levy
Fishing with Juan Levy
Absolutely Perfect. Period.
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Angler Rating
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Appropriate for children
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Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
67%
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Paul V.
Fairbanks, AK
Excellent
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Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
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5.0 / 5
Overall

Five hour trip with Captain Ramirez

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on March 11, 2022
The strong winds for three days had severely affected the water color and temperature so the fish weren’t biting. The Captain...
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Charles S.
Winston-Salem, NC
Excellent
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Experience:
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Boat
Excellent
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The Old Man & The Sea

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on July 14, 2022
You only turn 80 once and this was the way to do it.  Capt. Juan knows what he’s doing. I wanted to catch a big fish...
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Carly L.
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
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Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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5.0 / 5
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VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on April 23, 2022
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Joe S.
Kingsburg, CA
Excellent
4.7 / 5
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Excellent
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Excellent
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5 hr trip with Levy Ramirez

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on January 14, 2022
Levy has excellent equipment and is a very skilled and experienced fisherman. Good space and overhead clearance in the bow...
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Jamie D.
Mexico
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Absolutely Perfect. Period.

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on June 14, 2021
We’ve been on countless charters and few compare to the professionalism, experience and quality of Levy & Jordi’s operation....
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FAQs about Surfandfishing Charters

Surfandfishing Charters offers the following trips to customers:
  • $200 per group - Half Day Trip (PM) (3 hours)
  • $300 per group - Half Day Trip (AM) (5 hours)
  • $400 per group - Full Day Trip - Billfish (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Surfandfishing Charters, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Fighting Chair
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Live Bait Well
  • Outriggers
  • Tuna Tubes
  • Ice Box
  • Life Jackets 10 life Jackets

Trips booked with Surfandfishing Charters include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • Snacks
  • Drinks
  • Fishing License

Surfandfishing Charters offers the following types of fishing:
  • Nearshore Fishing
  • Offshore Fishing
  • Reef Fishing

Surfandfishing Charters offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Spinning
  • Popping
  • Kite Fishing
  • Deep Sea Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Surfandfishing Charters include:
  • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
  • Grouper (Snowy)
  • Jack (African Pompano)
  • Jack Crevalle
  • Marlin (Blue)
  • Marlin (Striped)
  • Rainbow Runner
  • Roosterfish
  • Sailfish
  • Spanish Mackerel (Narrow-barred)
  • Trevally (Bigeye)
  • Tuna (Yellowfin)