VIP Private Tours - 29ft Skiff

Calle 14
Playa Del Carmen QR, Mexico

VIP Private Tours fishing charters operate out of Playa Del Carmen providing first class service to beginners and experienced anglers. They are a well known fishing tour operator with a friendly crew and various boats to fit everyone’s wish and budget. The VIP crew also provide special learning fishing trips that will enable you to fish like a seasoned angler once you finish the trip.

The boat you’ll be learning and fishing on is a 29 foot Mimsa skiff, designed to get you to the fishing grounds with ease and speed. The boat is powered by a 150 HP Yamaha engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 30 knots. It contains the latest electronics in the form of a GPS and a fishfinder, as well as all the safety equipment needed.

VIP Private Tours fishing charters will teach you how to fish in the crystal clear waters off of Playa Del Carmen, Mexico. You will fish using the provided fishing gear including baits, and will have an icebox at the ready to store your catch. While fishing, you will listen to music on board the boat, and even be able to enjoy drinks and snacks.

During the fishing lesson, the crew will show you and teach you the following: boat and equipment, tie your hook on your line,  attach your weights and bobbers, bait your hook, cast your line, wait quietly, (beer in hand), hook that fish. Pull the fish in by pumping and lifting the rod vertically while simultaneously reeling, and finally, bring your fish in with a net.

You will also learn how to drive the boat, and make ceviche out of your fresh catch.

Learn the techniques that you can use on your next fishing trip and turn it into an adventure.

VIP Private Tours fishing charters operate out of Playa Del Carmen providing first class service to beginners and experienced anglers. They are a well known fishing tour operator with a friendly crew and various boats to fit everyone’s wish and bud


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  • Full Day Trip
    8 hour trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    US$ 490 private charter
  • 3/4 Day Trip
    6 hour trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    US$ 390 private charter
  • Half Day Trip - Fishing
    4 hour trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    US$ 270 private charter
  • US$ 250 up to 1 person
    + US$ 25 each additional person
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About this listing

Boat Specs

Mimsa (Skiff) originally built in 2007. Powered by a 150HP Yamaha engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 30 knots.

Length
29 ft
Capacity
2 persons
Types of Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Flats Fishing
Fishing Techniques
Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Fly Fishing
Handline
Spearfishing
Targeted Species
 
Amberjack
 
Barracuda (Great)

 
Bonito
 
Crab

 
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
 
Grouper (Goliath)

 
Lobster
 
Marlin (Blue)

 
Shark (Blue)
 
Snapper (Red)

 
Wahoo
Amenities
Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Fly Fishing Equipment
Bed
Flybridge
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Kitchen
Refrigerator
Multimedia System
JBL Marine Music System
Wireless Trolling Motor
Outriggers
Tuna Tubes
Spearfishing Equipment
Ice Box
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fly Fishing Equipment
Snorkeling Equipment
Trip Includes
Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Snacks
Drinks
First Mate
Fishing License Included
Lunch
Fly Fishing Equipment
Policies
FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or change your booking free of charge up to 24 hours 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.

Other Policies  
You Keep Catch
 
Catch and Release Allowed
 
Disabled Accessible
Payment

15% 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, Bank Transfer, PayPal.

About the Captain

Mario MM
Playa Del Carmen, Quintana Roo, Mexico
Member since February 2014
Cap. Mario operates with Playa del Carmen Fishing Coop with local native fisherman with over 40 years experience fishing in Playa for you to enjoy a safe and experienced trip. Offices located in the beach and 14 st in Playa del Carmenm Mexico, with the boats ready for you to enjoy the Mayan Riviera coast. Captain Mario runs VIP Private Tours Playa del Carmen and is living his dream of being on the water while providing a first class service to his guests. He is an able seaman, having been a captain for 10 years now. He holds a Batchelor Degree in Maritime Sciences and was a Junior Assistant Purser. Captain Mario and his crew will welcome you aboard their boat and make sure you have the most amazin time ever in Playa del Carmen, Mexico and further out.
Response time: 23 hours
Response rate: 60%

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Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5 stars from 2 reviews

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Fished November 10, 2017
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We enjoyed the crew but the language barrier kept us from enjoying them more. There was no teaching. They didn’t offer to let us drive probably because of choppy water. There were no snacks. We did catch about 10 fish on the bottom but were told amberjack are only in December.

Fished March 29, 2017
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