Castillo Tours – 48' The Legend

COVID-19 Update: Starting August 16, 2021, all clients must present their COVID -19 vaccination cards. A photo ID will be required at check-in, alongside the vaccine card, app, or photo(Card must be legible if presenting via photo.) Card must display 2 doses of Moderna or Pfizer or 1 dose for Jansen. Fully vaccinated people are considered those who had their second shot 14 + days ago. This applies to everyone 12yrs and older. Children 12- 3 yrs old must have a negative COVID test. Children under 2yrs don’t need to wear a mask. Bring evidence of the child’s age if a photo ID with DOB is not provided. Mask wearing is always required in all of our services, even when in an open space. Exceptions will only apply to people in the water and at the beach during Catamaran excursions. Masks required for all vehicle transfers, without exceptions

Castillo Tours is all about finding the fish, having tight lines, and tons of action in the bountiful waters of Puerto Rico. Head to the San Juan Bay Harbor, hop on board, and in just 25 minutes, you will be 2 to 5 miles offshore fishing the “Blue Marlin Alley.”

If you are looking for something different on your next vacation, there is a trip for you. Any passionate angler should “taste” these productive waters at least once in their lives. They are home to various pelagic species depending on the season, such as the likes of Blue Marlin, Sailfish, Mahi Mahi, Wahoo, and Yellowfin Tuna.

The ‘Legend’ is a beautiful 48’ Hatteras that is conveniently located at San Juan Bay Marina. She comes powered by twin motors and has plenty of space for up to 6 anglers. The Legend was overhauled in 2015 and is rigged with electronics and professional accessories. She features all the comforts of home, including an air-conditioned cabin with a TV, a refrigerator, restroom, kitchen, sleeping area.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
    In demand! Last booked: 3 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $1,561
    The meeting time is 7:45 in the morning. You will be fishing up to 5 miles out for Marlin, Mahi Mahi, Sailfish, Tuna, and more.
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $1,227
    The meeting time at the marina is 7:45 in the morning. You will be targeting Wahoo, Mahi Mahi, Marlin, and more.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $948
    You will be departing out of San Juan Bay Marina. The meeting time is 7:45 am. The targeted species include Mahi Mahi, Wahoo, and more.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    $948
    The meeting time at San Juan Bay Marina is 12:45 pm. You will be fishing for Mahi Mahi, Wahoo, and more.
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About the Captain

Pitain Martinez
San Juan, Puerto Rico
46 Customer Reviews
Response time 4 hours
Member since January 2014
Our company Castillo Tours is a family business. It was established in the charter industry taking care of tourists as well as locals since 1975 with years of experience in the sport of fishing. We are the pioneers and specialize in small game and big game fishing. We are offering daily charters where you’ll have an opportunity to catch Tarpon that range between 15 lbs to 130 lbs, or try out big game with a great catch of Mahi Mahi or Marlin depending on the time of year.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Barracuda (Great) Barracuda (Great)
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
King Mackerel (Kingfish) King Mackerel (Kingfish)
Marlin (Blue) Marlin (Blue)

Sailfish Sailfish
Tuna (Yellowfin) Tuna (Yellowfin)
Wahoo Wahoo

Boat Specs

Hatteras (Offshore sport fishing) originally built in 1990, and restored in 2015. Powered by 2 735HP 8V92 T.Tur engines.

Length
48 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Offshore Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Heavy Tackle
Trolling
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Bed
Flybridge
Live Bait Well
Kitchen
Refrigerator
Multimedia System
Outriggers
Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Bed
Flybridge

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Snacks
Drinks
First Mate
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 not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Crew Keeps Catch
Catch and Release Allowed
Catch and Release Mandatory

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:
Cash
Visa
Mastercard
American Express

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Customer Reviews

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Anglers Claimed
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Friendly captain
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Recommend this charter
83%
Appropriate for children
81%
Satisfied with the boat
96%
Catch intended fish
46%
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VERIFIED   Full Day Trip on April 10, 2021
The captain and his first mate were amazing! Great conversation and all around great people. The boat is kept in great working...
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VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on August 14, 2021
Captain Pitain a’s First Mate Javier were great hosts to our group of 4 for a half day fishing trip.  We hooked up on a...
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Full day marlin fishing

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip on July 26, 2021
Captain, crew and boat are great. However right now the ocean fishing zone is full of seaweed and it gets picked up by the...
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Half day trip

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on March 27, 2021
Wonderful crew. We caught a 35 pound tuna! The boat is spacious and lovely. Franco even filleted the fish for us on the dock...
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FAQs about Castillo Tours – 48' The Legend

Castillo Tours – 48' The Legend offers the following trips to customers:
  • $948 per group - Half Day Trip (AM) (4 hours)
  • $948 per group - Half Day Trip (PM) (4 hours)
  • $1,227 per group - 3/4 Day Trip (6 hours)
  • $1,561 per group - Full Day Trip (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Castillo Tours – 48' The Legend, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Toilet
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fighting Chair
  • GPS
  • Bed
  • Flybridge
  • Live Bait Well (fresh Bait)
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Multimedia System
  • Outriggers

Trips booked with Castillo Tours – 48' The Legend include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • Snacks (Chips)
  • Drinks (Water, sodas, beer)
  • First Mate (15% is usual gratuity)
  • Fishing License

Castillo Tours – 48' The Legend offers the following type of fishing:
  • Offshore Fishing

Castillo Tours – 48' The Legend offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Trolling
  • Deep Sea Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Castillo Tours – 48' The Legend include:
  • Barracuda (Great)
  • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
  • King Mackerel (Kingfish)
  • Marlin (Blue)
  • Sailfish
  • Tuna (Yellowfin)
  • Wahoo