Holbox Fly Fishing package
Holbox Fly Fishing package
Holbox Fly Fishing package
 
 
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Holbox Fly Fishing package

Sight fishing for trophy Tarpon and more

The quiet village of Isla Holbox harbors the finest fishery in the Gulf of Mexico. This magical Island, reachable by boat or plane only and only two hours from Cancun, is the perfect saltwater combination of Sun, Sand and Trophy Tarpon (high season May-August & winter season September-April). With only 6 rooms, space disappears early.
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May 1 - August 31
Holbox Tarpon Fishing 6 Day 5 Night Holbox Tarpon Fishing 8 Day 7 Night BOOK NOW

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Day-by-Day Itinerary


Day 1

ARRIVAL DAY

You will be picked up at your hotel in Cancun or the airport. Your private van will take you through the jungle of the Yucatan to the island of Holbox. At the village of Chiquila you will board a private boat for the thirty minute ride to the beach in front of your home for the next few days. The manager will meet you on the beach and welcome you to the island and the lodge
Day 2-6

Day 2

Luciano will waken you early with a fresh cup of brewed coffee at your door. We may have a continental breakfast or eat on the boat to get an earlier start. The guide will report the weather conditions and depending upon his recommendations you and one other angler will head out in classic Ponga fishing boats perfectly suited for our waters. The giant Tarpon gather nearby in clear shallow water and feed on the migrating bait fish and you will chase and intercept schools while presenting your “Black Death” fly in hopes of jumping a hungry Tarpon.
Flies for Fishing Tarpon

Day 3

Luciano will waken you early with a fresh cup of brewed coffee at your door for the start of another great day of Fly casting for Trophy Tarpon.  The run to the fishing grounds each day will vary, but it's usually 30 to 45 minutes running alongshore through the wilderness before we get to the fishing grounds.  The incredible beauty of the beaches, the wilderness and the animals combine with the world class tarpon fishing to make a truly special trip.  Return to the comfort of Holbox Flyfishing Lodge in the afternoon.

Hooked Tarpon Jumping

Day 4

Luciano will waken you early with a fresh cup of brewed coffee at your door. We may have a continental breakfast or eat on the boat to get an earlier start. The guide will report the weather conditions and depending upon his recommendations you and one other angler will head out in classic Ponga fishing boats perfectly suited for our waters. The giant Tarpon gather nearby in clear shallow water and feed on the migrating bait fish and you will chase and intercept schools while presenting your “Black Death” fly in hopes of jumping a hungry Tarpon.  Return to the comfort of Holbox Flyfishing Lodge in the afternoon.
Tarpon Alongside Boat

Day 5

Another fantastic day of casting flies to Mexico Tarpon.  On the calm days we'll be fishing for the big adult Tarpon in the saltwater, intercepting sometimes huge schools of Tarpon...if the big ones wear you out, we'll tuck into the mangroves and target the more manageable sized baby tarpon for a while!  Return to the comfort of Holbox Flyfishing Lodge in the afternoon.

Baby Tarpon

Day 6

Following Luciano's strong and bracing espresso, it's off for another day of fishing.   The giant Tarpon gather nearby in clear shallow water and feed on the migrating bait fish and you will chase and intercept schools while presenting your “Black Death” fly in hopes of jumping a hungry Tarpon.  Return to the comfort of Holbox Flyfishing Lodge in the afternoon.

Day 7 

Another of Luciano's wonderful bracing espressos, it's off for another day of fishing.   The giant Tarpon gather nearby in clear shallow water and feed on the migrating bait fish and you will chase and intercept schools while presenting your “Black Death” fly in hopes of jumping a hungry Tarpon.  Return to the comfort of Holbox Flyfishing Lodge in the -Fishing partner $200/Nt High Season- $100/Nt Low Season.  Return to the comfort of Holbox Flyfishing Lodge in the afternoon.

Day 8 

Your Last Day- You will rise late for a delightful last breakfast and a special espresso on the terrazzo. Depart mid morning from the lodge by private boat for the connecting van to Cancun or your next fishing stop on the Yucatan Peninsula. We can arrange extension trips to Bone Fishing Lodges in Ascension Bay. Air transfer to Holbox from Cancun is also available- just ask your adventure expert.