Kay Kib – 38' Especial – Bertram

If you’re looking for an authentic angling adventure that’ll see you exploring the stunning, crystal-clear waters of Puerto Aventuras through the eyes of a local, then come aboard Kay Kib Charters! This locally owned and operated charter has owner Miguel Ancona and an experienced crew, and they can’t wait to introduce you to the huge host of world-famous species that call these fishing grounds home.

You’ll be joined by a friendly local crew, who have over 12 years of angling experience between them. Together, your captain and crew use the wealth of knowledge they’ve gained to provide first-class angling adventures that’ll see you trying out a variety of fishing techniques, and hooking some brag-worthy fish, too!

You’ll be traveling on board a 38’ Dowson vessel named the ‘Bertram’, built to transport up to 12 guests out to the hottest fishing grounds. Your captain warmly welcomes anglers of all ages and abilities on board – feel free to bring the whole family, or settle some scores with your angling buddies! She’s decked out with top-notch navigational gear, life jackets for all ages, and a full, electronic toilet. You’ll also find outriggers to maximize your trolling potential!

The waters of Puerto Aventuras offer up some incredible fishing opportunities just minutes from the marina, so get ready to spend plenty of time on fish! Depending on the trip you opt for, you’ll head to the local reefs for the chance to hook Barracuda, Grouper, and Snapper, and will travel even further offshore for the chance to battle big game such as Mahi Mahi, mighty Blue and White Marlin, Sailfish, Wahoo, and plenty more. Your captain will show you how to deep sea fish and bottom fish, too!

Your trip includes rods, reels, bait, tackle, and a fishing license. Join Capt. Boto and get ready to experience “The Reel Thing”! An additional tax fee of $15 per person will be charged upon boarding.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US $650
    Spend a morning on the water and get ready to reel in some incredible fish! You'll start out by trolling the waters from the marina to the reef, where you'll have the chance to hook anything from Mahi Mahi, a variety of Grouper and Snapper, Wahoo, Amberjack, Barracuda, and plenty more. Then, you can explore the waters from beneath as you snorkel for 45 minutes, and spend your last 2 hours fishing. Your captain will provide rods, reels, bait, tackle, snorkeling gear, and a valid fishing license.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    US $650
    Spend your morning indulging in plenty of relaxation before you head out to the waters of Puerto Aventuras for an afternoon of fishing fun! You'll start out by trolling the marina to the reef, where you'll be targeting species such as Wahoo, Barracuda, Amberjack, Mahi Mahi, and reef-dwelling Grouper and Snapper. You can also explore the waters from beneath as you snorkel! How much fishing and how much snorkeling you do is up to you. Rods, reels, bait, tackle, and your fishing license are included.
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip
    In demand! Last booked: 3 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US $860
    This 6-hour trip allows you more time to explore Puerto Aventuras from two different perspectives – above and below the water, as you snorkel and fish to your heart's content! You'll have the chance to head further out onto productive fishing grounds, where you'll bottom fish, deep sea fish, and snorkel. You'll be going after anything from King Mackerel, to huge Grouper, Mahi Mahi, huge Billfish such as Marlin and Sailfish, and plenty more. Your trip includes rods, reels, bait, tackle, and a license.
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US $1,070
    This 8-hour trip is the perfect option for guests who want to increase their chances of hooking some huge world-famous fish, and try a little bit of everything, too – you'll have the chance to deep sea fish, bottom fish, troll, and snorkel! You'll be going after all of the species that call these waters home, including Mahi Mahi, mighty Blue and White Marlin, Grouper, Snapper, Wahoo, Amberjack, and plenty more. Your trip includes top-notch rods and reels, bait, tackle, and fishing licenses for all guests.
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FAQs about Kay Kib – 38' Especial – Bertram

Kay Kib – 38' Especial – Bertram offers the following trips to customers:
  • US $650 per group, additional US $30 per person after 8 guests - Half Day Trip (AM) (4 hours)
  • US $650 per group, additional US $30 per person after 8 guests - Half Day Trip (PM) (4 hours)
  • US $860 per group, additional US $30 per person after 8 guests - 3/4 Day Trip (6 hours)
  • US $1,070 per group, additional US $30 per person after 8 guests - Full Day Trip (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Kay Kib – 38' Especial – Bertram, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Toilet Electric flush
  • Air Conditioning
  • GPS
  • Bed
  • Flybridge
  • Snorkeling Equipment Available for all trips
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Outriggers
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Kay Kib – 38' Especial – Bertram include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • Drinks
  • First Mate
  • Fishing License
  • Lunch

Kay Kib – 38' Especial – Bertram offers the following type of fishing:
  • Offshore Fishing

Kay Kib – 38' Especial – Bertram offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Deep Sea Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Kay Kib – 38' Especial – Bertram include:
  • Amberjack
  • Barracuda (Great)
  • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
  • Grouper (Broomtail)
  • Grouper (Goliath)
  • King Mackerel (Kingfish)
  • Marlin (Blue)
  • Marlin (White)
  • Sailfish
  • Snapper (Mutton)
  • Tuna (Bluefin)
  • Wahoo

Meet the Charter Operator

Kay Kib
Puerto Aventuras, Quintana Roo, Mexico
39 Customer reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since December 2018
Miguel Acona is the owner of The Reel Thing, and is joined at the helm by the friendly and knowledgeable Capt. Boto. Capt. Boto is a local fisherman through and through – he's native to this area and has fished here for over 20 years, so it's fair to say he knows these waters like the back of his own hand! He's joined by a local crew who have fished the marina for over 12 years, so when you come aboard The Reel Thing, you know you'll be in safe hands when it comes to having the angling adventure of a lifetime. This charter also has some serious bragging rights under their belts – in June 2018, they won 2nd place at the National Tournament at Playa de Carmen, and reached 13th place out of 160 boats in Cozumel's tournament. They also caught the biggest local Wahoo!

About this listing

Targeted species

Amberjack Amberjack
Barracuda (Great) Great Barracuda
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Grouper (Broomtail) Broomtail Grouper

Boat specs

Dowson (Sportfishing) originally built in 1987. Powered by 2 375HP Cat 3208 engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 22 knots.

Length
38 ft
Capacity
12 persons

Types of fishing

Offshore Fishing

Fishing techniques

Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
Electric flush
Air Conditioning
GPS
Bed
Flybridge
Snorkeling Equipment
Available for all trips

Trip includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Drinks
First Mate
Fishing License
Lunch

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 3 days prior to trip

You can cancel or modify your booking up to 3 days before the trip date, free of charge. If you cancel or modify your booking later, or fail to show up, you'll forfeit 100% of what you've paid.

Listing policies

Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
No minimum age
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed
Billfish
Catch and Release Mandatory
Blue Marlin, White Marlin, Sailfish

Payment

Book with 30% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 30% 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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