Caribbean Fishing Adventures - 18’

Tarpon's Nest Lodge
San Juan, Puerto Rico

The calm backcountry waters of San Juan offer the best spots to fish for Tarpon in Puerto Rico. It will require a professional to show you the best location, and Caribbean Fishing Adventures Charters is just what you need.

They sail the waters on “Tight Loop” - an 18 ft flats boat, powered by a 115 HP Evinrude engine. This is a very comfortable vessel, that is equipped with top of the line gear. The boat can cater up to 3 persons.

Starting from US$ 185, the trips are suitable for every angler’s taste. Fish for Jack Crevalle nearshore, go fly fishing for Snook and Mangrove Snapper or sail to the backcountry waters to target one of the best game fish – Tarpon. Light tackle, bottom fishing, trolling, spinning, jigging, fly fishing, drift fishing – the variety of Tight Loop CFA Charters fishing techniques will impress any angler, be it a novice or a pro.

A tank, filled with live bait, and all the necessary fly fishing gear will be provided to you by the crew in case you forget yours. You will also be offered refreshments, snacks, fruit, and drinks.

Caribbean Fishing Adventures Charters is all about meeting your Puerto Rico needs!


Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
      FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 hours trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    US$ 650
    up to 2 persons
    + US$ 25
    each additional person
    8 hours of Tarpon fishing. During the trip, you can also go back to the lodge for a BBQ lunch and rest by the pool area.
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day Trip
      FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 hours trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    US$ 450
    up to 2 persons
    + US$ 25
    each additional person
    Target Tarpon using live bait or fly fishing techniques. Refreshments, fruit and snacks will be offered to you between bites.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip
      FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 hours trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    US$ 350
    up to 2 persons
    + US$ 25
    each additional person
    4 hours of Tarpon fishing. From live bait fishing to fly fishing or a combination of both. The trip includes refreshments and a fresh platter of fruits.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Jack Crevalle
Snapper (Mangrove)
Snook
Tarpon

Boat Specs

Hewes (Flats boat) originally built in 1996, and restored in 2011. Powered by a 115HP Evinrude engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 44 knots.

Length
18 ft
Capacity
3 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Backcountry Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Fly Fishing
Drift Fishing

Amenities

GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Multimedia System
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Multimedia System

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Snacks
Drinks
Fishing License Included
Fly Fishing Equipment

Policies

FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or change your booking free of charge up to 3 days before the trip date.
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.
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 10% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 10% 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
Checks

About the Captain

Angel Muntaner
San Juan, Puerto Rico
Member since August 2015
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Capt. Angel has fishe for big game spicies in caribbean and pacific waters for almost 20 years and has developed the skills you will need to fish for big game species. Born and raised by professional anglers, he has fished in big tournaments all over the world including Costa Rica, Guatemala, Venezuela, Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico and many others. His main priority is the client and his needs, quality comes first in a sport fishing adventure like this. What is always said is the fishing is only as good as the communication between the angler and the crew! With a little help and a few techniques, you will be sure to experience a 1st class fishing experience.
Response time: within an hour
Response rate: 100%

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