Vallarta Fishing Charters - Marissa

Puerto Vallarta is consistently placed amongst the best places to fish by those in the know. If you’re wondering what the sportfishing magazines are raving about, Vallarta Fishing Charters will show you the answer. Offering excellent customer service and incredible fishing opportunities, the company is a great choice for any breed of angler.

You will spend your day aboard the ‘Marissa,’ a 25’ Boston Whaler offshore sport fishing boat. She was refurbished in 2017 and comes powered by twin 140 HP Suzuki engines. With modern navigational and fishfinding gear, a flybridge, a fighting chair, and enough room for up to 4 anglers, The Marissa is an excellent choice for a productive day on the water.

Explore the waters of the Bahía de Banderas and go for Roosterfish, Barracuda, and many other species or visit the Marietas Islands. Fish the beautiful Punta Mita or head out to El Faro, El Morro, and Corbetena for Tuna, Sailfish, Mahi Mahi, Marlin, and Wahoo.

Try your hand at trolling, fish with light and heavy tackle, go for deep sea fishing, drift fishing, and spinning. Learn a technique or two and master your cast with Vallarta Fishing Charters.

All trips include the use of quality rods and reels by Penn International, Star Rods, and other leading brands. You will also be provided with bait, lures, a complimentary fish cleaning service, water, ice, and fishing licenses. You will only need to take pack your food!

Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    10 Hour Trip - Marissa
      FREE Cancelation 14 days notice
    10 hours trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    up to 4 persons
    This trip will take you fishing the beautiful Corbetena, which is 2 hours away from the marina, for Mahi Mahi, Marlin, Tuna, and more.
  • Private trip
    8 Hour Trip - Marissa
      FREE Cancelation 14 days notice
    8 hours trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    up to 4 persons
    Explore the bite fishing the stunning El Morro and El Faro. Target Mahi Mahi, Wahoo, and other species.
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip - Marissa
      FREE Cancelation 14 days notice
    6 hours trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    up to 4 persons
    A six-hour charter will take you fishing the Bahía de Banderas or the Marietas for Mahi Mahi, Roosterfish, Snapper, and other species.
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip - Marissa (AM)
      FREE Cancelation 14 days notice
    4 hours trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    up to 4 persons
    This morning trip will take place in the Bahía de Banderas, where you will be fishing for Kingfish, Roosterfish, and more.
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip - Marissa (PM)
      FREE Cancelation 14 days notice
    4 hours trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    up to 4 persons
    The Marissa will take you to the Bahía de Banderas for Roosterfish and other species.

About the Charter Operator

Vallarta Fishing Charters
Nuevo Vallarta, Mexico
1 Customer Reviews
Member since May 2018
We started with one boat for a personal use and got hooked on this amazing adventure of sportfishing, being on the water, seeing the wonders of the Pacific ocean. I've been in the tourism business since 1986, I love meeting people from all over the world and love fishing.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Barracuda (Pacific) Barracuda (Pacific)
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Jack Crevalle Jack Crevalle
Marlin (Blue) Marlin (Blue)
Roosterfish Roosterfish
Sailfish Sailfish
Snapper (Red) Snapper (Red)
Tuna (Yellowfin) Tuna (Yellowfin)
Wahoo Wahoo
Yellowtail Amberjack Yellowtail Amberjack

Boat Specs

Boston Whaler (Offshore sport fishing) originally built in 1984, and restored in 2017. Powered by 2 140HP Suzuki engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 21 knots.

25 ft
4 persons

Types of Fishing

Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Drift Fishing
Deep Sea Fishing


Fighting Chair
Life Jackets
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Tuna Tubes
Ice Box
Fighting Chair
Life Jackets

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Catch cleaning & filleting
First Mate
Fishing License


FREE Cancelation
You can cancel or reschedule your booking up to 14 days before the trip. If the captain cannot run the trip due to unsafe weather conditions, your booking can be moved to another date or canceled free of charge.
Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed
Disabled Accessible


Book with 20% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 20% deposit to guarantee your reservation.
Pay remaining balance to captain
The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the charter operator on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods:
American Express

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 2.5% fee.

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