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Fishing with Ivan

#32 of 243 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Playa del Carmen Features Animals
Beach on 14th Street, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
011-52-1984-137-6397
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Absolutely amazing!

We booked the trip before we left the state's and I thought our trip was for Wednesday. Thank... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
mebelle813
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Made my sons day!

My son had been looking forward to deep sea fishing for months. We booked Ivan well in advance and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jonathon1969
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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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Captain Ivan is your #1 choice in Playa del Carmen for customized fishing charters. Away from the crowds, owner Captain Ivan offers outstanding service and excellent fishing. State of the art equipment and a brand new boat with toilet offer al the comfort you need.
  • Excellent92%
  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Beach on 14th Street, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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011-52-1984-137-6397

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We booked the trip before we left the state's and I thought our trip was for Wednesday. Thank goodness Vivian called us Tuesday am and even though we were late, we had no issues still taking our trip. Claudio and Pepe were absolutely phenomenal. Our...More

Thank mebelle813
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My son had been looking forward to deep sea fishing for months. We booked Ivan well in advance and we weren't disappointed. We had originally booked a combined fishing and snorkeling trip but the visibility wasn't very good so the snorkeling was cancelled. It didn't...More

Thank Jonathon1969
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pepe and Miguel are like a well oiled machine. They are fun to be with and serious fishermen. Vivian kept our expectations low as we were going out during a " hit and miss" week. They set 4 trolling lines as soon as we departed...More

Thank pflaudio
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We boarded the Mary Sue greeted by Pepe & Miguel - had a fantastic time. It's great to go fishing with guys that WANT to catch fish - and these guys do!! 6 fishermen on board - 6 Dorado on board - excellent!! They took...More

Thank Dave R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went out today on the cherry with chino and Manuel and had a great time. Fishing for dorado was not to successful but the team kept trying. We went and hand fished and caught about 20-30 fish including mangrove snapper. These guys always find...More

Thank ngkrupa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Crew of Papa Kees - great! Sometimes the fish aren't biting but the trip was good. We did pull in a barracuda.

Thank John F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really know the meaning of hard work and service... From the moment we contacted the amazing Vivian ( very fluent in English), to the time we we got on the boat we were amazed at the hard work Pepe and Sergio went through to get...More

Thank cannonater
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went fishing today on the Papa Kees with our captain being Martin and fishing guide Eddie. We had such a great time with these two. Besides the fishing they even surprised us and recommended snorkeling which we loved. We saw a ray, so many...More

Thank Starkshan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I went for our first sea fishing experience. Vivian, who runs the business, for starters was very helpful and sweet. When we got to the beach, Pepé and Miguel were waiting for us and greeted us with the most genuine kindness. We...More

Thank Nicole D
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We took a fishing/snorkeling trip on July 10 on the boat Papa Kees. The boat was perfect for our family of 4 and the equipment, rods,reels and tackle was top notch. Even though the fishing was slow, the crew did a great job and kept...More

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7Sandman13
3 August 2017|
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Response from vivimex | Property representative |
Our boats leave from downtown Playa del Carmen which is a 35 minutes car ride from your resort. The Puerto Aventuras Marina is closer and just a 15-20 minutes ride.
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Blueturner
7 June 2017|
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Response from vivimex | Property representative |
Hello Blueturner, please have a look at our web site for pricing & fishing calendar.
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Cindy S
26 March 2017|
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Response from vivimex | Property representative |
Hello Cindy, the pricing of $290usd would be total for the two of them on a private charter.
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