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Afishinados Charters

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Open Now: 6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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You have seen Avalon, now experience Catalina Island aboard Catallac, our 50' power catamaran, purpose-built to tour the waters surrounding Catalina Island. Our Flying Fish Tour is our most popular tour for families, and the adults enjoy our...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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205 Crescent Ave., Waterfront side of Metropole Hotel, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
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Reviewed 5 October 2018

We can't thank Captain John and crew enough for their ability to make a potentially difficult morning, joyful. Our family, which included 3 generations, chartered the Catallac to scatter our parent's ashes. The boat was beautiful, but also comfortable and the Captain and crew went...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank leslie619
Reviewed 25 August 2018

We loved the Caillac Cocktail Cruise. Capt John had great stories about all things Catalina Island. I'll go again the next visit to Avalon. Very tasty Margaritas!!!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank justjan2018
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

We’ve privately chartered with Afishanodos’s for a few years to see the coastline & stop in Emerald Cove - boats are clean, capt John & Charlie are always friendly & knowledgeable. 5 stars! Love the size of the Catallac for more than 2 people.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank CotoMomCALIF
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

You will see other companies doing flyinf fish tours- but this is the best one. i didnt know that until after we went on it and then as the days passed, people told us that we went on the best on to go on because...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Courtney W
Reviewed 20 July 2018

Our whole family had a blast! Saw tons of flying fish and sea lions, highlight of our stay on Catalina. This is a trip we’ll all remember for a long time, thank you!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank hollyshop
Reviewed 4 July 2018

I've been to the island many times and I must say that this flying fish trip is one of my favorite things! I went with my mom, aunt and friend and I think this trip is good for any age! Captain John was entertaining and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank cclark199
Reviewed 3 July 2018

We had a great time and would definitely do it again. Afishinados did a great job and their service was excellent.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Robert L
Reviewed 2 July 2018

Amazing flying fish tour! We saw tons of fish. Very entertaining! The captain took the time to answer our questions.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

We recently visited Catalina island for the 1st time in chartered a 6 hr fishing / tour trip with Afishinados. The trip was fantastic. We started off fishing and caught several smaller fish then I landed 30 to 35 pound white sea bass. We continued...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Michael J
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Went on a flying fish tour down the coast of Catalina. Captain John made the ride so fun, stopping to show us heron nests, and secret caves and coves on the island! We saw flying fish, seal, and bat rays! (The cocktails weren't bad either...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Katie B
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