Get ready and learn to fish in Cancun!

If you want fishing in Cancun You should know that it is a sport practiced by young people and adults almost alike, because going out to sea and returning with a good fishing is an achievement that fills anyone with pride.

In the waters of the Caribbean we can find fish everywhere, species of all colors and sizes abound, all astonishingly beautiful.

There is no excuse, the whole year is good for fishing in Cancun, it all depends on you if you want to take one home.

If you are a beginner, or just want to spend some quiet time with your family, you can consider fishing off the pier or on the beach.

Stay close to pilings or breakwater That’s where the fish are concentrated, but if sport fishing is your thing with this adventurous touch, then you should go to the open sea to fish, you can find gigantic fish, so prepare your equipment well.After having chosen a good place To fish, prepare all the equipment well, you must be aware that it is possible that a really large fish may ‘bite’.

But what can we fish in Cancun?

Throughout the year you can fish for barracudas, snapper, horse mackerel and sea trout, the sea is full of them and no matter what season it is you can take a couple of these home if you do the job well.

But if you are looking for a specific species, we will tell you which ones there are:

Sailfish and Marlin (blue and white)

These two huge fish are sport fishing, and if you know a little about them you know that surely it will not be easy to take them with you to the boat for the triumph photo.


This fish that is known for being delicious can be caught in Cancun in the summer season since in those months fishing is more productive in this species.


You will think that this fish is very common, but Caribbean snooks are characterized by being large and their best season is from February to August.


If you are looking for a pomfret then you will have to move a bit, because the best place to go is Isla Blanca, a beach near Cancun.The best fishing season for this fish is in the months of May, June, July and August.

Golden Mahi

Known for their brilliant colors, incredible speed, and great jumping ability, this fish is very common in sport fishing and is also known for being one of the best tasting fish in the sea.


This fish is very common to fish in Cancun in the deep water area, they can weigh more than 18 kilograms and measure up to 90 centimeters in length.You must know the season well because you cannot always take these fish to the coast as a trophy Educate yourself well before you go adventurer, we don’t want you to get into trouble.

Aquaworld is an excellent option for you to practice sport fishing, in addition to being part of theGrays Fishtag Research ProjectThanks to this project, the captured fish is marked and later marked and released again, in this way you help research and knowledge of migration patterns.