Backwater II Tarpon Fishing PR
One of our top picks in San Juan. Backwater Tarpon Fishing Charters specialize in TARPON FISHING using light tackle and fly fishing. Tarpon are one of the most sought-after game fish and the Backwater Lagoons are the best place to find them!
5 minutes away from SJU airport and 10-12min from Condado/Old San Juan/Isla Verde. Our main battle grounds include the Laguna San Jose and the Laguna Torrecilla, known worldwide for their massive and vast amount of tarpon living on these areas!
You’ll be fishing on a 20 ft. long bay catamaran boat which can accommodate groups of up to 5 fishermen per trip. The boat is outfitted with a conventional range of navigational technology and fish finding equipment, including GPS, Fishfinder and radio.
Fishing license and all the appropriate fishing tackle for your inshore trip is supplied by the Backwater team, complete with both artificial and live bait. Snacks and beverages (bottled water and soft drinks) are also provided for your enjoyment.
We recommend to try our 4HR Tarpon Fishing charter for better chances on catching that dream tarpon you have been dreaming for!
Backwater Tarpon Fishing Charters specialize in TARPON FISHING using light tackle and fly fishing. Tarpon are one of the most sought-after game fish and the Backwater Lagoons are the best place to find them!
5 minutes away from
About this listing
Seagull Nautico (Catamaran) originally built in 2001, and restored in 2016. Powered by 2 70HP Suzuki engines.
30% deposit charged upfront by FishingBooker 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, PayPal.
About the Captain
Member since January 2015
San Juan Fishing Calendar
Went fishing on April 1, 2017
Fished April 2017Fished April 1, 2017Stephen Merrill recommends Backwater II Tarpon Fishing PR
Went fishing on March 19, 2017
Before we left, we had excellent communication with Captain Felix. He was VERY friendly and the communication was excellent! I was looking for a fishing trip that accommodated five people. Most did not…..this trip did. The other advantage was the Captain himself picked us up and dropped us off at the hotel! This was a VERY nice perk, too. The problem was the vehicle could not hold five people plus the driver so we had to “double up” in the vehicle. This was unsafe and uncomfortable. The other issue was due to the five people, there were only two casting poles and two trolling poles. I “assumed” everyone would fish for the four hours…...but this was not so. It would of been nice to know this up front and we would of chose two boats instead of one. Our group was VERY excited to catch fish but after four hours and five people trying, no fish were caught! Only one bite the entire four hours! I know it’s called fishing and not catching but we were disappointed to all be skunked!!
Felix himself was a GREAT guy and very friendly and tried hard to put us on the fish, just no luck! I guess the full moon four days earlier were still affecting the fish.
Fished March 2017Fished March 19, 2017Bonnie Swanson recommends Backwater II Tarpon Fishing PR
Went fishing on February 24, 2017
He took us to several spots until we caught a tarpon and seen many tarpon rolling on top to add to the excitement
Fished February 2017Fished February 24, 2017Worth L Seeley recommends Backwater II Tarpon Fishing PR
Top Fishing Charters
4367 pro captains at your fingertips
Fast & Easy Booking
Book online to lock in your dates
Look for the Instant Book symbol