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Cancun Tarpon Fishing

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Cancun 77500, Mexico
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Great guys and even better fishing.

I had a great time fly fishing for tarpon with Mauricio. They will put you on some fish! On my... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dee D
Awesome Trip, Great Guide

My friend and I took a 4-hr charter with Cancun Tarpon Fishing earlier this month. Mauricio did an... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
John N
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Cary, North Carolina
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Cancun Tarpon Fishing offers private Light Tackle and Fly Fishing tours in the lagoons surrounding Cancun.Our boats depart right from the Cancun Hotel zone and charters are available for 4,6 or 8 hours.Species that are targeted include; Baby Tarpon, Snook, Bonefish, Permit and more, depending on the season.Morning departures leave at 6 am and afternoon departures stay out till right after sunset. Charters include all gear, spinning and fly fishing, flies and lures, soft drinks and water and on the 6 and 8 hour tours a box lunch.
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“snapper” (36 reviews)
“hour trip” (27 reviews)
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Cancun 77500, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a great time fly fishing for tarpon with Mauricio. They will put you on some fish! On my last day I lost my sunglasses in the lagoon and I thought I would never see them again, but to my surprise these guys went...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I took a 4-hr charter with Cancun Tarpon Fishing earlier this month. Mauricio did an incredible job as our guide - I was constantly impressed by his ability to read the water and sky throughout the trip to take us to the...More

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Reviewed May 15, 2018

We had a great time on the 6-hour (morning) lagoon fishing trip on April 20, 2018. We enjoyed ourselves so much we booked another trip 4 days later! Mauricio is a fantastic guide and he worked hard and put us on some good spots where...More

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Reviewed April 24, 2018

Did a 4 hour morning trip. Wind was blowing out of the north strong. I am glad they had jackets for us to wear a life saver for early cool morning. Jose was our guide he did a great job considering the wind. We did...More

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Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

This is my second year with CANCUN Light Tackle and continues to be the BEST!! High quality boats, fishing rods, tackle and guides. Our guide José worked hard for my 8 year old son and I to put us on the fish. Highly recommend them...More

1  Thank DanB1970
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Reviewed April 11, 2018 via mobile

Just got done with a 8 hour fishing trip. What wonderful day, went last year with Jose and used him again this year. Anyone looking to have a great experience fishing need to try Cancun Tarpon Fishing. The owner Martin is a pleasure to deal...More

1  Thank joe s
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Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

Son and I went fishing for an afternoon 4 hour trip. Martin (the owner) was easy to work with to schedule a trip. The location was easy to find — an easy $10 taxi ride from within the hotel zone. Once there we were introduced...More

1  Thank Jim H
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Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

Went out with Martin’s crew and it was a great time! Noel are guide was very nice and helpful to my teen daughter. Early on in the morning I threw a fly rod for tarpon and as the sun came up we switched to let...More

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Reviewed March 29, 2018

I recommend this outfit for a quick fly fishing trip in the Cancun hotel zone. The provided fly rods and reels were top-notch (Sage and Tibor). The boat was new and well maintained. The guide (Noel) was waiting when I arrived early for the lagoon...More

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Reviewed March 16, 2018 via mobile

I would highly recommend Cancun Tarpon Fishing if you are considering a fishing excursion while you in Cancun. We did the 4 hour morning trip with guide, Jose. He was extremely knowledgeable about where the fish were and did everything within his power to make...More

1  Thank Rodney F
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