Take A Day Off Fishing Charters

Take A Day Off Fishing Charters and Capt. Thomas Dominguez invite you to explore the estuaries of Tampa Bay, Florida. Come aboard and enjoy a world-class fishery, pristine waterways, beautiful sandy beaches, vast grass flats, and those beautiful mangrove shorelines.

If you are just visiting or have the privilege of calling this area home, the beautiful sights of Tampa Bay won’t disappoint. Capt. Thomas Dominguez has been fishing the Tampa Bay waterways his whole life and will put you on a fishing experience of a lifetime. Whether you are a novice angler or a seasoned veteran, Capt. Thomas has the talent, knowledge, and personality to make your day an all around great experience.

On the many fishing charters that Capt. Thomas offers, you will be fishing with live and artificial baits. Some of the many potential fish that you will target with Capt. Thomas are Tarpon, Snook, Redfish, Cobia, and Trout to name a few.

Your fishing vessel for the day will be a 22’ Century bay boat equipped with a 250 HP Yamaha motor. This boat is fitted with all the gear needed to make the fishing venture safe and promising.

If you’re looking to get away from the hustle of everyday life, take a day off and come aboard. All trips include top-notch fishing equipment, licenses, bait, and lures. If catching fish of a lifetime is on your bucket list, be ready to have an amazing time.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip – Tarpon (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    Seasonal trip May 1 - Jul 1
    $600
    price breakdown
    $600
    Rise and shine! On this trip, you'll be heading out at 8:00 AM to target Tarpon. The Silver King is a favorite and allows for an action-packed day of fun fishing. Just remember to "Bow to the King" when he jumps out of the water!
  • Private trip
    6 hour Trip – Tarpon (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 2:00 PM
    Seasonal trip May 1 - Jul 1
    $600
    price breakdown
    $600
    Tarpon fishing is offered in the afternoon for those who prefer to fish later on in the day. Get ready for an action-packed afternoon and give the Silver King your best shot. This 6-hour trip is always full of surprises and one of the fan-favorites, for sure. Let's see what you got!
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip - Tarpon (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Apr 30 - Aug 31
    $450
    price breakdown
    $450
    Don't miss out on your chance to catch a "Silver King." This is an opportunity of a lifetime! These trips are the most successful and productive ones, so get ready for an action-packed morning of Tarpon fishing!
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip - Tarpon (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 2:00 PM
    Seasonal trip Apr 30 - Aug 31
    $450
    price breakdown
    $450
    This afternoon Tarpon trip is the most popular option! Your captain caught around 120 'Silver Kings' in 2017. If you want to beat this record, hop on board!
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip – Tarpon (Evening)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 5:00 PM
    $450
    price breakdown
    $450
    Not a morning person? No problem. Tarpon fishing is also offered later in the evening for those who prefer to fish later when it's much cooler out. Get ready for a fun-filled evening and give the Silver King your best shot. Let's see what you got!
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip – Snook (Evening)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 4:00 PM
    $425
    price breakdown
    $425
    This 4-hour venture is all about catching Snook! These fish are natural night-time feeders, so why not target them during their prime time? Grab your friends or family and book a trip today!
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip (AM)
    In demand! Last booked: 4 days ago
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 9:00 AM
    $400
    price breakdown
    $400
    If you are looking for an amazing way to spend 4 hours, this trip is just right for you! You will be able to enjoy a relaxing morning on the water, fishing for Trout, Snook, Redfish, and other species.
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About the Captain

Thomas Dominguez
Tampa, Florida, United States
14 Fishing Reports
ID & License verified
41 Customer Reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since September 2017
Born and raised in the Tampa Bay area, I've been fishing since I was able to hold a fishing pole on my own. I have a passion and respect for our Florida estuaries. I have a passion for fishing like no other. I believe in bringing true happiness to my clients through my abilities to find and locate fish. The smiles on my clients' faces say it all... So come aboard and be ready to enjoy a wonderful day on the water.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Black Drum Black Drum
Cobia Cobia
Grouper (Gag) Grouper (Gag)
Redfish Redfish

Shark (Blacktip) Shark (Blacktip)
Sheepshead Sheepshead
Snapper (Mangrove) Snapper (Mangrove)
Snook Snook

Spotted Seatrout Spotted Seatrout
Tarpon Tarpon

Boat Specs

Century (Bay boat) originally built in 2006. Powered by a 250HP Yamaha engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 50 knots.

Length
22 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Flats Fishing
Backcountry Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning

Amenities

GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor
Ice Box
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor
Ice Box

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Drinks
Fishing License

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 3 days prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 3 days 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 included in price
Transfer from hotels or jetties in Tampa to departure site is available and included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 20% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 20% 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
American Express
PayPal
Checks
Bank Transfer

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 3% fee.

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Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.96
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97%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
91%
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Kyler J.
Orlando, Florida
 5.00
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6 hour Tarpon trip

VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip – Tarpon (AM) on June 2, 2020
By far the most memorable fishing trip of my life. Capt. Dominguez was great company and took us in with open arms. Being 18...
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Jarret V.
Lithia, FL
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6 Hour Tarpon Trip

VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip – Tarpon (AM) on June 13, 2020
Great Trip with out Captain Thomas.  It was a tough day for Tarpon but we killed the snapper and had a great time out...
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Land O' Lakes, FL
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VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip (AM) on June 19, 2020
We had such a great day! We’ve never been saltwater fishing before, we told Thomas what we wanted to do and we caught everything...
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Stephen F.
Alexandria, VA
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Great Day Off with Capt. Thomas Dominguez

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip – Snook (Evening) on March 14, 2020
Had a great afternoon fishing with Capt. Thomas. We met right on time as scheduled, great communication. Knew exactly where...
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Riverview, Florida
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VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip on February 22, 2020
Captain Thomas was an amazing fishing guide that I would highly recommend anyone use if you’re remotely interested in...
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