Light tackle and fly fishing in Biscayne Bay.

Just outside Miami in Biscayne Bay lies peace and tranquility flats fishing for Bonefish, Permit, and Tarpon. Enjoy nature, chase fish, and make memories on the water with Biscayne Bay Fishing Charters.

A 16’ Dolphin Super Skiff that will accommodate up to two anglers with all licenses, tackle, and safety equipment aboard.

Guests can be met at any local public marina in Miami which is most convenient for them. However, under circumstances regarding weather and tides, it may be best to follow the captain’s direction on the launch location.

Kids and novices welcome!

What to bring: polarized sunglasses, hat, sunscreen, sun protective clothing, whatever you want to eat (drinks and ice provided), and a good attitude. This is some of the hardest fishing there is. This fish will test your patience!

Book a trip today and come experience Biscayne Bay!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    1/2 Day - 4 Hour Trip
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $450
    You and Captain John will be fishing for Bonefish, Permit, and Tarpon. You'll depart from the dock at 8:00 a.m. and spend 4 fun hours on the water. The trip price covers all the fishing gear, bait, drinks, as well as fishing licenses.
  • Private trip
    3/4 Day - 6 Hour Trip
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $650
  • Private trip
    Full Day - 8 Hour Trip
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $850
    What could be better than a day of exploring the beautiful and rich waters of Miami and Biscayne Bay? On this 8-hour adventure, you'll be chasing Tarpon, Bonefish, and Permit. Anglers of all skill levels are welcome aboard, the captain will see that you have a memorable fishing experience in Florida.
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FAQs about Biscayne Bay Fishing Charters

Biscayne Bay Fishing Charters offers the following trips to customers:
  • $450 per group - 1/2 Day - 4 Hour Trip (4 hours)
  • $650 per group - 3/4 Day - 6 Hour Trip (6 hours)
  • $850 per group - Full Day - 8 Hour Trip (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Biscayne Bay Fishing Charters, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Live Bait Well
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Biscayne Bay Fishing Charters include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Drinks
  • Fishing License
  • Fly Fishing Equipment

Biscayne Bay Fishing Charters offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Nearshore Fishing
  • Flats Fishing
  • Backcountry Fishing

Biscayne Bay Fishing Charters offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Fly Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Biscayne Bay Fishing Charters include:
  • Bonefish
  • Permit
  • Tarpon

About the Captain

John Long
Key Biscayne, Florida, United States
ID & License verified
6 Customer reviews
Response time 3 hours
Member since June 2022

About this listing

Targeted species

Bonefish Bonefish
Permit Permit
Tarpon Tarpon

Boat specs

Dolphin (Skiff) originally built in 2005. Powered by a 70HP Yamaha engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 40 knots.

Length
16 ft
Capacity
2 persons

Types of fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Flats Fishing
Backcountry Fishing

Fishing techniques

Light Tackle
Fly Fishing

Amenities

GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Ice Box

Trip includes

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

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 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
Catch and Release Mandatory

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
PayPal
Checks
Bank Transfer

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Customer reviews

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Excellent
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Excellent
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Excellent
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Experience
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Morning Trip with Captain John Long
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Eddie S.
Scotch Plains, NJ
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Morning Trip With Captain John - Highly Recommend

VERIFIED   1/2 Day - 4 Hour Trip on August 15, 2022
Anyone looking to book a fishing trip in the Miami Beach area Captain John is the man! I had a great experience in all aspects....
Eddie S. recommends Biscayne Bay Fishing Charters
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Diego S.
San Dimas, California
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Morning Trip with Captain John Long

VERIFIED   1/2 Day - 4 Hour Trip on August 13, 2022
Highly recommend!! He knew all the hot spots!!!
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William A.
Baltimore, MD
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September fishing trip

VERIFIED   1/2 Day - 4 Hour Trip on September 4, 2022
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Kailee V.

The captain canceled

VERIFIED   October 16, 2022
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