Dominican Republic Fishing
Fishing in the Dominican Republic offers some of the best overall sport fishing opportunities in the entire Caribbean. With beautiful white sand beaches, spectacular cobalt blue ocean waters, and a very abundant billfish population Dominican Republic deep sea fishing appeals to novice anglers just looking to catch any fish to master anglers looking to test his skills on a trophy marlin or other large billfish. Even the entire family, kids and all can enjoy a Dominican Republic fishing trip. With experienced charter boat Captains and crews plus a very short ride to the fishing grounds the kids can even get in on the sport fishing action. Even if you are just vacationing you can always fit a Dominican Republic deep sea fishing trip on the itinerary.
Punta Cana Fishing, Punta Cana Deep Sea Fishing
Although many people visit the Dominican Republic for a relaxing tropical beach vacation the country offers much more that includes an incredible variety of sports and adventure opportunities. First of all if you are taking the time to visit the Dominican Republic in the Punta Cana region then you must try your luck on a Punta Cana fishing charter as your vacation just wouldn't be complete without a deep sea fishing trip.
Fishing in Punta Cana is one of the major fishing stops in the Domincan Republic. Whether your are looking for a private Punta Cana fishing excursion with up to 8 or 9 of your friends or just want to be a single walk-on with somebody elses fishing trip you can find it in Punta Cana. A walk-on angler in Punta Cana is called a split charter. Punta Cana fishing has everything you would expect from a tropical fishing paradise. Crystal clear cobalt blue waters, deep green palm trees lining the beach and a sportfish population that rivals any in the world. Punta Cana fishing is taken very serious here and the Captains and crews of the charter boats make it their duty to ensure your Punta Cana charter fishing trip is a successful one.
Puerto Plata Deep Sea Fishing Charters
There are other hot fishing spots in the Dominican Republic. Puerto Plata Deep Sea Fishing is another spot in the Dominican Republic that offers many attractions and activities for visitors including Puerto Plata fishing trips. Close to Puerto Plata is Luperon and Luperon Harbor which is fairly secluded compared to Puerto Plata or Punta Cana Bavaro region is a great fishing spot for more experienced anglers. Luperon is also fairly well known for the various marinas and is located about 40 miles from Puerto Plata. Luperon is considered to be one of the best if not the best places to fish on the northern coast.
Fishing in Punta Cana, Puerto Plata, or any Dominican Republic Region Means Great Sport Fishing and Also Means Beautiful Sportfish Like Marlin, Wahoo, Dolphin, and More...
Here are some of the species that Dominican Republic fishing will get you:
- Spanish Mackerel, Permit, Yellow Tail
- Red Drum (Redfish)
- Porgy, Snapper
- Crevalle Jack
- Blue Marlin, White Marlin
- Sailfish, Wahoo, Dolphin
- King Mackerel, Longbill Spearfish
- Cobia, Grouper, Baracuda
- Skip Jack Tuna, Yellowfin Tuna, Albacore, Bluefin Tuna, Bigeye Tuna, Skipjack Tuna
Puerto Plata is generally deeper water, but still offers up some great deep sea fishing just like Punta Cana. There are more well know fishing villages and towns outside and away from Punta Cana and Puerto Plata. Some of the other stops in the Dominican Republic are:
- Bavaro - Punta Cana - Deep Sea Sportfishing
- Boca Chica - Deep Sea Fishing
Juan Dolio - Deep Sea Fishing
- La Romana - Deep Sea Fishing
- Playa Grande
- Puerto Plata Deep Sea Sport Fishing
- Santo Domingo
- Sosua - Inshore small boat fishing.