Looking to battle some world-famous fish, learn how to reel ‘em in like a pro, or simply take in some stunning scenery? Casting your line in the waters around Herradura with El Chipper charters is the perfect way to make sure your angling adventure is seriously unforgettable!
Captain Felix Gonzales is the man behind this charter company, and he specializes in taking his guests on exciting trolling adventures. Depending on the trip you opt for, you’ll have the chance to head up to 30 miles offshore to battle the big boys, such as Blue and White Marlin, Mahi Mahi, and Sailfish.
Want to catch some stunning views, as well as some first-class fish? A trip to Tortuga Island will see you traveling around 17 miles from your departure point, where you’ll reach waters that are brimming with Roosterfish, Tuna, Marlin species, and Wahoo. If you’re newer to fishing, this adventure is a great introduction to the sport!
No matter where you choose to fish, you’ll reach the hotspots on board your captain’s 32’ Estados Unidos motor yacht. She can accommodate up to 6 guests, making her the perfect choice for groups of angling buddies. Want to make this a family vacation to remember? Your captain warmly welcomes children aboard – just make sure they’re age 7 and above.
You’ll be provided with life jackets for all ages, and your vessel is decked out with top-of-the-line navigational and safety equipment. There’s also an onboard cooler with ice that you can make full use of. A first mate will be present on every trip, and will be on hand to help you out with everything you need! A selection of top-quality rods and reels will be provided for you.
Depending on when you book your trip, you’ll either be fishing alongside Capt. Felix or his fellow angling enthusiast, Capt. Carlos. No matter who is guiding you, one thing’s for sure: on a trip with El Chipper, you’ll have an unforgettable time out on the water!
You Keep Catch
Catch cleaning & filleting
Rods, reels & tackle
Food (Lunch & Snacks)
About the Charter Operator
About this listing
Estados Unidos (Motor yacht) originally built in 1990. Powered by 2 315HP Caterpillar engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 30 knots.
Types of Fishing
Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 3 days before the trip date free of charge. If the trip is canceled or modified later, or in the event of a no-show, 100% of the deposit will be charged.
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 20% deposit to guarantee your reservation.
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:
Herradura Fishing Calendar
FAQs about El Chipper
- $1,300 per group - Full Day Sportfishing Trip (8 hours)
- $1,300 per group - Full Day Tortuga Island Trip (8 hours)
- Ice Box (Cooler with ice)
- Rods, reels & tackle
- Live Bait (Bought and prepared prior to trip)
- Catch cleaning & filleting (Ziplock'ed too)
- Snacks (Sandwich and fruit on sportfishing trips)
- Drinks (Water, beer, soda)
- First Mate (Tips appreciated)
- Lunch (Option on Tortuga Island trips only)
- Offshore Fishing (40 miles from shore)
- Backcountry Fishing
- Bottom Fishing
- Deep Sea Fishing
- Barracuda (Great)
- Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
- Jack Crevalle
- Marlin (Blue)
- Marlin (White)
- Snapper (Cubera)
- Tuna (Yellowfin)