Charter Operator
BocaChicaCharter

Member since March 2015 Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
Background
"Fishing for a living was always a dream that I wanted to come true. I've loved fishing all my life and a lot of my friends are professional fishermen. It's great to meet other professionals on the job. I also love taking beginners out to target big game so that they can have a new and fresh experience out on the water!" Captain Yustas Fortuna is the main man behind Big Marlin Charters, and he works alongside a whole host of local captains and first mates to provide exciting fishing adventures. With waters full of big game fish awaiting you, hop aboard Big Marlin Charters for an incredible day out!
Techniques
I do Big Game Fishing, Deep Sea, Trolling, live bait

Hey, we're BocaChicaCharter

Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
Background
"Fishing for a living was always a dream that I wanted to come true. I've loved fishing all my life and a lot of my friends are professional fishermen. It's great to meet other professionals on the job. I also love taking beginners out to target big game so that they can have a new and fresh experience out on the water!" Captain Yustas Fortuna is the main man behind Big Marlin Charters, and he works alongside a whole host of local captains and first mates to provide exciting fishing adventures. With waters full of big game fish awaiting you, hop aboard Big Marlin Charters for an incredible day out!
Techniques
I do Big Game Fishing, Deep Sea, Trolling, live bait

My Charter Listings

Fortuna - Big Marlin Punta Cana

37 reviews
Punta Cana
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trips from $600

Big Marlin Charters Punta Cana

20 reviews
Punta Cana
 Instant Confirmation
trips from $450

"Big Marlin" Private Charter – Sherlock 39'

10 reviews
Punta Cana
 Instant Confirmation
trips from $550

Big Marlin Charters – Gone Dog 37'

Punta Cana
Just booked!
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trips from $500

Fishing Reports

Amazing Private Fishing Charter with Bon

August 28, 2018

We rented the 42 ft Fortuna privately, for just the two of us, to fulfill one of our Honeymoon dreams........... He always wanted to go Fishing for Mahi-Mahi and Marlin, and I always wanted to go snorkeling on a… Read Full Report →


Fishing, Women and Blue Marlin

October 12, 2016

Hi Everyone I wanted to take a moment and tell you about our recent fishing charter in Punta Cana. The deep-sea fishing that we do with Big Marlin Charters is not hard at all. It is easy, fun and… Read Full Report →


One day with Boca Chica Charter

May 10, 2015

Hi to everybody from Boca Chica! For those who don't know what it is - its a small tourist town on the Caribbean sea between Santo Domingo and Juan Dolio. On the map of the Dominican Republic you can… Read Full Report →

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.61
out of 5 stars from 67 reviews
Boat
Crew
Experience
July fishing trip
3\/4 day trip
3\/4 Day Trip with BigMarlinCharters
+37
Angler Rating
48
15
2
2
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
93%
Friendly captain
95%
Recommend this charter
96%
Appropriate for children
83%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
67%
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Noel E.
Saint Helier
 5.00
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Half Day Trip

VERIFIED   June 17, 2019
Trip was awesome, shame there was a 4ft swell so a few people got sea sick but that’s all part of the game, didn’t...
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Chris T.
Belgrade, 00
 5.00
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3/4 Day Trip with BigMarlinCharters

VERIFIED   March 13, 2019
Had a great time out with my family on the Sherlock with Captain Richard and 1st Mate Demetri.  The whole family caught...
Chris T. recommends "Big Marlin" Private Charter – Sherlock 39'
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Tim F.
San Antonio, Texas
 5.00
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Great 2 hours

VERIFIED   October 6, 2019
We fished on this boat October 6th. It was a four hour trip but within 2 hours we had already caught 24 mahi mahi, two trigger...
Tim F. recommends "Big Marlin" Private Charter – Sherlock 39'
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Chris S.
Arlington, TX
 5.00
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May fishing trip

VERIFIED   May 15, 2019
This was a great trip with this crew. Me and My family had a great trip even though we only caught two fish one was on my...
Chris S. recommends Big Marlin Charters Punta Cana
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Jeofrey J.
Dominican Republic
 5.00
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3/4 day trip

VERIFIED   May 7, 2019
Alex picked us up from the Hard Rock right on time and we took a 25 minute drive to the marina. Fishing started out slow but...
Jeofrey J. recommends Fortuna - Big Marlin Punta Cana
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