Do You Love To FISH! Well Fish Holbox-Cancun!
Below is a video playlist of fishing related adventures on Holbox Island Mexico. I put my favorite video first and it’s of the Sandflea Fly Fishing and I believe he is in the mangroves between Holbox and the mainland of north Cancun. I grew up with a father that loves bass fishing. There isn’t a pond in 15 miles he hasn’t fished.
Holbox Fishing Video Collection:
Want to know what it will be like? Here is a collection of videos related to fishing Holbox Island and the surrounding waters. Nearby is Isla Mujeres, Isla Blanca and the entire northern coast of Cancun.
Holbox Fishing Details:
Holbox Island offers all sorts of fishing adventures to fill your needs. There are several charter services that can create the perfect fishing excursion for you. Personally I like freshwater fishing and I want to go for the fly fishing trip. Below is a collection of fishing videos from all around and from Holbox Island.
The best months to fish Isla Holbox are from June to August. This is when different species migrate to the area creating an opportunity for a greater variety of fish to catch. Among the most common fish to find are esmedregal, bonefish, barracuda, snapper, permit and mackerel. Year round you can find tarpon and snook.
Where Is Holbox Island (Map)?
Isla Holbox (Holbox Island) is located on the northernmost part of the Yucatan Peninsula. The drive is about 2 hours and can be faster by small plane. Yes, Holbox has an airport called Aeródromo de Holbox (airport code is: HOL). There are two ferry companies that launch every half hour. The companies names are Holbox Express and 9 Hermanos. Traveling across Yalahao lagoon takes about 20 to 30 minutes. The city where you will be parking or embarking from is Chiquila mexico.
Fishing Holbox Island Excursions:
Private Fishing Tour from Isla Holbox (up to 6 pax) – $265.00
Have fun fishing on this 4-hour private tour. You’ll be able to catch both small and medium fishes including sea bass, grouper and more. Then, your captain will prepare the finest and most fresh ceviche you’ve tried to top-off a great day of fishing.
Fish the waters of Isla Holbox through this Viator promoted 4-hour private boat fishing tour. Your captain can instruct you on the best fishing spots and will make sure you have what you need to catch that BIG ONE! Catch grouper, Blonde, Chac Chi, Mojarra and sea bass. Boat holds 3 total passengers, ensuring that you receive personalized attention and don’t feel like you catch get your fill. At the end of the day, you will bring your catch to a local restaurant. They will show you the best ways to prepare your fish and there will be fresh ceviche available to snack on. Use of all fishing equipment is included in this excursion.
Other Holbox Island Activities:
Here are a few other tours and excursion for the local Holbox area. Have a look through these options and discover what you want to do on Holbox Island.
Want More: Cancun & Riviera Maya Related Fun Things To Do:
Still considering what to do during your Cancun stay? Have a look at these other fun things to do and consider adding them to your Holbox fishing adventure. I am personally looking to do the submarine adventure.