Zagaia Pesca Oceânica

Cabedelo is one of Brazil’s best kept secrets – this port city is home to a stunning forest, awe-inspiring scenery, and some of the best offshore fishing this side of the Atlantic! Captain Gustavo Adelino is a local angler who’s been in this business for over 30 years, and loves how fishing brings together friends, families, and strangers alike. He warmly welcomes you aboard Zagaia Pesca Oceânica for the offshore adventure of a lifetime!

Capt. Gustavo has built up a wealth of knowledge when it comes to sportfishing and coastal fishing, thanks to his many experiences on the water – and in it, too! He’s a certified diver as well as a fishing fanatic, so it’s fair to say he really knows these waters inside and out. Whether you’re a newbie or a seasoned angler, Capt. Gustavo will customize your epic offshore adventure to fit your needs perfectly.

You’ll be traveling on board Capt. Gustavo’s 28’ Wellcraft speedboat, fully decked out with a full restroom, top-quality navigational gear (VHF, professional sonar, satellite tracker, GPS with nautical chart, radar reflector…the list goes on!), life jackets for adults and children aged 12+, and an ice box to store your catch. She can comfortably accommodate up to 4 guests, which means there’s plenty of room on board for ample angling action!

Capt. Gustavo specializes in taking his guests 40 km out to the continental shelf – this area is home to a huge host of world-famous big game species, and is one of the hottest fisheries around. Here, you’ll have the chance to hook hard-fighting Mahi Mahi, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna, as well as Snapper, King Mackerel, Barracuda, and more. Depending on your skill level, you’ll be trolling or trying out your captain’s “jump-jigging” (vertical fishing) technique for your catch.

Your trip includes top-notch rods and reels, bait, and tackle to help you reel ‘em in. Come aboard Zagaia Pesca Oceânica and get ready to discover Brazil’s best kept angling secret!

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  • Private trip
    12 Hour Trip
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    12 Hour Trip, starts at 5:30 AM
    Seasonal trip Sep 1 - Mar 31 (Sat, Sun)
    price breakdown
    Join Capt. Gustavo on this epic adventure, and get ready to discover the huge host of species that call this part of the Atlantic their home! You'll have the chance to try out different fishing techniques to hook your catch – test out your trolling or vertical fishing (using jigging) skills with Capt. Gustavo's help. You'll be targeting anything from hard-fighting Mahi Mahi, Yellowfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Amberjack, Sailfish, and plenty more. Your trip includes top-notch rods and reels, bait, and tackle

About the Captain

Gustavo Adelino
Cabedelo, Brazil
Capt. Gustavo has plenty of angling experience under his belt, and has spent over 30 years working as a charter operator. He has extensive experience with both sport fishing and coastal fishing, and is also a certified diver. It's safe to say that he feels truly at home on (and in!) the water. His favorite part of the job is catching plenty of fish every day, and seeing how happy his guests are when they get to land their first, or favorite, fish. Capt. Gustavo also loves how universal fishing is – he believes that it should be available to everyone, and he loves seeing how it brings families, friends, and strangers together.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Amberjack Amberjack
Barracuda (Great) Barracuda (Great)
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
King Mackerel (Kingfish) King Mackerel (Kingfish)

Sailfish Sailfish
Snapper (Cubera) Snapper (Cubera)
Tuna (Albacore) Tuna (Albacore)
Tuna (Yellowfin) Tuna (Yellowfin)

Boat Specs

Wellcraft (Offshore sport fishing) originally built in 2010. Powered by a 225HP Mercury Verado engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 25 knots.

28 ft
4 persons

Types of Fishing

Offshore Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Bottom Fishing
Deep Sea Fishing


Life Jackets
Live Bait Well
Tuna Tubes
Ice Box
Life Jackets
Live Bait Well

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait


Deposit non-refundable
Deposit non-refundable under normal circumstances. 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


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:
Bank Transfer