Barefoot Fisherman Expeditions

Known for a remarkable diversity in marine life in general, Belize is considered a world-class fishing destination. Fishing in Belize offers plenty of opportunities for all kinds of anglers. Come to Playa Asuncion and join Barefoot Fisherman Expeditions and Captain Raf Alamilla in fishing inshore waters, and exploring flats and the backcountry.

You’ll be fishing from a recently restored 23’ Panga flats boat that holds room for up to 2 anglers is powered by a 90 HP Suzuki engine. The boat’s got a modern GPS system for navigation and is rigged with snorkeling and spearfishing equipment, a livewell, and an ice-box.

You’ll have the chance to fish many species by using various techniques. Using light tackle, you can spin and fly fish for Tarpon, Bonefish, Permit, and Snook. Trolling goes for Snapper, Barracuda, and some other species. You’ll bottom fish for Snapper and Grouper, and you can also handline and spearfish for some of the mentioned as well as new species. You and the captain will be keeping your catch, with the exception of game fish which has to be released. Be free to bring your kids with you as well, it’s a great opportunity for them to enjoy nature and have fun at the same time.

There is nothing you’ll need to bring on your trip except for fishing licenses. Captain Raf will supply you with all the rods, reels, bait, food, and drinks, and he’ll even clean and fillet your catch free of charge.

Visit Barefoot Fisherman Expeditions in Playa Asuncion and embark on a beautiful adventure on the waters of Belize.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    7 Hour Trip
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    7 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $550
    These day trips are 7 hours long and start at 8:00 a.m, but may sometimes start as early as 6:00 a.m depending on the targeted species and time of the year. This is either a spinning or fly fishing trip.
  • Private trip
    3 Hour Trip – Night Fishing
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    3 Hour Trip, starts at 5:00 PM
    $350
    You'll be primarily spin fishing for Tarpon using live bait. This trip starts at 5:00 p.m. and lasts for 3.5 hours. This late evening Tarpon trip is one of the most exciting on the offer.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (AM)
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $350
    On this spinning or fly fishing trip, you'll spend 4 hours fishing the beautiful inshore waters around Playa Asuncion. Start at 8:00 a.m. and fish whatever's on the bite.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (PM)
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    $350
    This spinning or fly fishing trip will see you spend 4 hours on the beautiful inshore waters of Playa Asuncion. You'll start at 1:00 p.m. and fish whatever's on the bite at the time.

About the Captain

Raf Alamilla
Playa Asuncion, Belize
Captain Raf Alamilla welcomes you to his charter in Playa Asuncion. He's ready to introduce you to the beautiful waters of Belize and take you to explore various inshore and backcountry fishing spots.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Barracuda (Great) Barracuda (Great)
Bonefish Bonefish
Cobia Cobia
Grouper (Goliath) Grouper (Goliath)

Hogfish Hogfish
Jack Crevalle Jack Crevalle
King Mackerel (Kingfish) King Mackerel (Kingfish)
Permit Permit

Snapper (Cubera) Snapper (Cubera)
Snapper (Mangrove) Snapper (Mangrove)
Snook Snook
Tarpon Tarpon

Boat Specs

Panga (Flats boat) originally built in 2019, and restored in 2020. Powered by a 90HP Suzuki engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 30 knots.

Length
23 ft
Capacity
2 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Flats Fishing
Backcountry Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Fly Fishing
Handline
Spearfishing

Amenities

GPS
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Spearfishing Equipment
Ice Box
GPS
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Spearfishing Equipment
Ice Box

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Snacks
Drinks
Lunch
Fly Fishing Equipment

Cancellation Policy

Deposit non-refundable

If it is unsafe to travel, you may still cancel free of charge or change the date(s) of your booking.

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
You Keep Catch
Crew Keeps Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 20% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 20% 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:
Visa
Mastercard
PayPal

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 5% fee.

FAQs about Barefoot Fisherman Expeditions

Barefoot Fisherman Expeditions offers the following trips to customers:
  • $300 per group, additional $50 per person after 1 guest - Half Day Trip (AM) (4 hours)
  • $300 per group, additional $50 per person after 1 guest - 3 Hour Trip – Night Fishing (3 hours)
  • $300 per group, additional $50 per person after 1 guest - Half Day Trip (PM) (4 hours)
  • $500 per group, additional $50 per person after 1 guest - 7 Hour Trip (7 hours)

When you book a trip with Barefoot Fisherman Expeditions, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Snorkeling Equipment
  • Live Bait Well
  • Spearfishing Equipment
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Barefoot Fisherman Expeditions include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • Snacks
  • Drinks
  • Lunch
  • Fly Fishing Equipment

Barefoot Fisherman Expeditions offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Reef Fishing
  • Flats Fishing
  • Backcountry Fishing

Barefoot Fisherman Expeditions offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle (Spin fishing and fly fishing )
  • Bottom Fishing (Snappers, groupers, etc)
  • Trolling (Trolling for snappers, barracuda and other species)
  • Spinning (Tarpon, bonefish, permit,snook etc)
  • Fly Fishing (Tarpon, bonefish, permit,snook etc)
  • Handline (Snappers, groupers, jacks etc.)
  • Spearfishing (Snappers, groupers, lobsters, conch etc.)

Top targeted fish species with Barefoot Fisherman Expeditions include:
  • Barracuda (Great)
  • Bonefish
  • Cobia
  • Grouper (Goliath)
  • Hogfish
  • Jack Crevalle
  • King Mackerel (Kingfish)
  • Permit
  • Snapper (Cubera)
  • Snapper (Mangrove)
  • Snook
  • Tarpon