Castillo Tours - 22’ Tarpon 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

You can’t go wrong with Castillo Tours. They specialize in making any angler’s dreams come true and putting their clients on top of the hottest bite around. From daytime excursions to nighttime adventures, there is a trip for you.

They offer exciting fishing trips aboard the ‘Tarpon Legend,’ a 22’ Pathfinder center console which is located at Cangerjos Yacht Club Marina (C.Y.C) minutes away from the San Juan International Airport.

The boat comes powered by a 250 HP Yamaha engine and has plenty of space for up to 4 anglers. She is fully equipped for the ultimate light tackle experience in two of the most-visited lagoons in Puerto Rico. Please note that she doesn’t have a cover to hide from the sun, so bring plenty of sunscreens.

Explore the bountiful Torrecilla and San Jose Lagoons. Take in all the beauty of the surrounding waters and watch birds and iguanas. Enjoy the gorgeous mangroves and battle the ‘Silver King’ Tarpon and Snook. Professional anglers from all over the world come to these waters to make a great catch possible!

All trips come with the use of quality fishing equipment as well as water, sodas, and licenses.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Half Day Light Tackle (AM) MAX 2
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $411
    This trip will take you fishing with light tackle for Tarpon and Snook in Torrecilla and San Jose Lagoons. Transportation and gratuity are not included.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Light Tackle (PM) MAX 2
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 2:00 PM
    Seasonal trip (Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat)
    $411
    This afternoon trip will see you fishing for Tarpon and Snook using light tackle. You will be exploring two of the most visited lagoons in the area – the Torrecilla and San Jose.
  • Private trip
    Night Light Tackle Trip
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 PM
    Seasonal trip (Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat)
    $411
    Enjoy the scenery of nighttime mangroves, birds, and iguanas. Get your hands on Tarpon and Snook while fishing Torrecilla and San Jose Lagoons.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Light Tackle (AM) MAX 4
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $529
    This trip will take you fishing with light tackle for Tarpon and Snook in Torrecilla and San Jose Lagoons. Transportation and gratuity are not included.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Light Tackle (PM) MAX 4
    FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 2:00 PM
    Seasonal trip (Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat)
    $529
    This afternoon trip will see you fishing for Tarpon and Snook using light tackle. You will be exploring two of the most visited lagoons in the area – the Torrecilla and San Jose.

About the Captain

Pitain Martinez
Carolina, Puerto Rico
1 Fishing Report
ID & License verified
68 Customer Reviews
Response time 10 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

Snook Snook
Tarpon Tarpon

Boat Specs

Pathfinder (Center console) originally built in 2007. Powered by a 250HP Yamaha engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 40 knots.

Length
22 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Fly Fishing
Upon guest request

Amenities

GPS
Live Bait Well
Ice Box
GPS
Live Bait Well
Ice Box

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Drinks
Water & sodas
Fishing License
Fly Fishing Equipment
Upon request

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 1 day prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 1 day 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
At least 8 years old, life jackets supplied
No Smoking
Catch and Release Mandatory

Payment

Book with 20% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 20% 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
Visa
Mastercard
American Express

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Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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Excellent
4.6 / 5
out of 5 stars from 7 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.6 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.3 / 5
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Good experience
100%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
86%
Appropriate for children
60%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
60%
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Hector P.
Philadelphia, PA
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Fishing with Pitain

VERIFIED   Half Day Light Tackle (PM) MAX 2 on September 10, 2021
Had such a Great time. Captain Javier was very knowledgeable. Put us on the fish immediately.  Super big Tarpin. Awesome day
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Cale L.
Chicago, Illinois
Excellent
4.6 / 5
Experience:
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4.0 / 5
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5.0 / 5
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March fishing trip

VERIFIED   Half Day Light Tackle (AM) MAX 2 on March 14, 2022
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James N.
Vaucluse, SC
Excellent
4.3 / 5
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December fishing trip

VERIFIED   Half Day Light Tackle (PM) MAX 2 on December 7, 2021
Fishing was slow, but I knew it wine. Pretty area. Nice people..
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Alan J.
Lakeside, CA
Excellent
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Excellent
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January fishing trip

VERIFIED   Half Day Light Tackle (AM) MAX 2 on January 5, 2020
Alan J. recommends Castillo Tours - 22’ Tarpon Legend
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Kurt K.
Rio Grande
Excellent
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Fishing with Pedro

VERIFIED   Half Day Light Tackle (AM) MAX 2 on January 17, 2020
Had a good trip saw a lot of tarpon hooked 5 none to boat
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FAQs about Castillo Tours - 22’ Tarpon Legend

Castillo Tours - 22’ Tarpon Legend offers the following trips to customers:
  • $411 per group - Half Day Light Tackle (AM) MAX 2 (4 hours)
  • $411 per group - Half Day Light Tackle (PM) MAX 2 (4 hours)
  • $411 per group, additional $118 per person after 2 guests - Night Light Tackle Trip (4 hours)
  • $529 per group - Half Day Light Tackle (AM) MAX 4 (4 hours)
  • $529 per group - Half Day Light Tackle (PM) MAX 4 (4 hours)

When you book a trip with Castillo Tours - 22’ Tarpon Legend, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Live Bait Well
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Castillo Tours - 22’ Tarpon Legend include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Drinks (Water & sodas )
  • Fishing License
  • Fly Fishing Equipment (Upon request)

Castillo Tours - 22’ Tarpon Legend offers the following type of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing

Castillo Tours - 22’ Tarpon Legend offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Fly Fishing (Upon guest request)

Top targeted fish species with Castillo Tours - 22’ Tarpon Legend include:
  • Snook
  • Tarpon