Cape Town Tuna Fishing 1 day

Based out of Cape Town, Cape Town Tuna Fishing specializes in action-packed offshore trips targeting Yellowfin Tuna.

Capt. Shawn is on a mission to do what he does best, provide you with a top-notch Tuna fishing adventure! Whether you are trolling, jigging, popping, or spinning, all that matters is to get these giant Tunas on the boat. This involves 12-hour trips with a crew of professionals that are there to make sure your day is full of action!

Your adventure begins on board a 26’ Rapid Catboat that can fit a maximum of 6 anglers. The boat is fitted with a porta-potty and an ice box.
When it comes to rods, reels, and terminal tackle, everything you need is included in the price. Please keep in mind you’ll need to get a fishing license before the start of the trip.

The catch will be shared equally amongst everybody. Contact the captain before the trip if you have any questions regarding the catch. Capt. Shawn runs trips together with his first mate, who’s there to help you with whatever you may need. Tips are always appreciated for a job well done. This is a children-friendly charter.

When it comes to Yellowfin Tuna fishing, you want an experienced charter operator, and Cape Town Tuna Fishing is precisely that. Your safety and satisfaction are a priority to the captain and crew.

Book your trip now and hit the water with Cape Town Tuna Fishing.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    12 Hour Trip – Yellowfin Tuna
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    12 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    US $1,500
    Join us for an action-packed adventure, our specialty: fishing for Yellowfin Tuna! Baiting, trolling, popping, and jigging. When it comes to Yellowfin Tuna fishing, you want an experienced charter operator. We have a porta-potty on the boat for the ladies.
    Targeted fish
    Tuna (Yellowfin)
    Yellowfin Tuna
  • Private trip
    5Day Fishing Trip CPT
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    5 Day Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Overnight stay, lodging
    US $1,500
    Join us for a 5 day fishing trip expedition! What’s included: Fishing Meals per day including snacks Fishing Permits Trolling Tackle Popping & Jigging Transport Trips to: Dassen Eiland; Houtbay; Millers Point; Sea Point & Gordons Bay.
    Targeted fish
    Yellowtail Amberjack
    Yellowtail Amberjack
    Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
    Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
    Tuna (Bluefin)
    Bluefin Tuna
    Tuna (Yellowfin)
    Yellowfin Tuna
    Snoek
    Snoek
    Bream (Black)
    Black Bream
    Geelbek (Cape Salmon)
    Geelbek (Cape Salmon)
  • Private trip
    3 day Deep sea fishing
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    3 Day Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Overnight stay, lodging
    US $1,999
    Join us for a 3 day fishing trip at Houtbay, Cape Town, South Africa. What’s included: Fishing Meals per day including snacks Fishing Permits Trolling Tackle Popping & Jigging Expect to catch: Yellow Tail Dorado Katonkel Snoek Yellow Fin Tuna Blue Fin Tuna
    Targeted fish
    Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
    Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
    Tuna (Bluefin)
    Bluefin Tuna
    Tuna (Skipjack)
    Skipjack Tuna
    Tuna (Yellowfin)
    Yellowfin Tuna
    Snoek
    Snoek
  • Private trip
    3 day YellowFin fishing all incl
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    3 Day Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Overnight stay, lodging
    US $2,997
    Join us for a 3 day fishing trip at Houtbay, Cape Town, South Africa. What’s included: Accommodation Fishing 3 Meals per day including snacks Fishing Permits Trolling Tackle Popping & Jigging Transport Expect to catch: Yellow Tail Dorado Katonkel Snoek Yellow Fin Tuna Blue Fin Tuna
    Targeted fish
    Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
    Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
    Tuna (Bluefin)
    Bluefin Tuna
    Tuna (Skipjack)
    Skipjack Tuna
    Tuna (Yellowfin)
    Yellowfin Tuna
    Snoek
    Snoek
  • Private trip
    5Day Fishing Trip Capetown all incl
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    5 Day Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Overnight stay, lodging
    US $3,000
    Join us for a 5 day fishing trip expedition! What’s included: Accommodation Fishing 3 Meals per day including snacks Fishing Permits Trolling Tackle Popping & Jigging Transport Trips to: Dassen Eiland; Houtbay; Millers Point; Sea Point & Gordons Bay.
    Targeted fish
    Yellowtail Amberjack
    Yellowtail Amberjack
    Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
    Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
    Tuna (Bluefin)
    Bluefin Tuna
    Tuna (Yellowfin)
    Yellowfin Tuna
    Snoek
    Snoek
    Bream (Black)
    Black Bream
    Geelbek (Cape Salmon)
    Geelbek (Cape Salmon)
  • Private trip
    3day Fishing struisbaai all incl
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    3 Day Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Overnight stay, lodging
    US $3,500
    Join us for a 3 day fishing trip at Struisbaai, South Africa. What’s included: Accommodation Fishing 3 Meals per day including snacks Fishing Permits Trolling Tackle Popping & Jigging Transport
    Targeted fish
    Yellowtail Amberjack
    Yellowtail Amberjack
    Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
    Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
    Snoek
    Snoek
    Musselcracker
    Musselcracker
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FAQs about Cape Town Tuna Fishing 1 day

Cape Town Tuna Fishing 1 day offers the following trips to customers:
  • US $1,500 per group - 12 Hour Trip – Yellowfin Tuna (12 hours)
  • US $1,500 per day per group - 5Day Fishing Trip CPT (5 days)
  • US $1,999 per day per group - 3 day Deep sea fishing (3 days)
  • US $2,997 per day per group - 3 day YellowFin fishing all incl (3 days)
  • US $3,000 per day per group - 5Day Fishing Trip Capetown all incl (5 days)
  • US $3,500 per day per group - 3day Fishing struisbaai all incl (3 days)

When you book a trip with Cape Town Tuna Fishing 1 day, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Toilet
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Multimedia System
  • Outriggers
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Cape Town Tuna Fishing 1 day include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • First Mate

Cape Town Tuna Fishing 1 day offers the following type of fishing:
  • Offshore Fishing

Cape Town Tuna Fishing 1 day offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Trolling
  • Spinning
  • Jigging
  • Popping
  • Spearfishing
  • Deep Sea Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Cape Town Tuna Fishing 1 day include:
  • Tuna (Bluefin)
  • Tuna (Yellowfin)

Meet the Captain

Shawn Bester
Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
ID & license verified
12 Customer reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since September 2021
Skipper Shawn has got a passion for fishing and strives to let everyone enjoy the trip. He'll go the extra mile to put you on the fish even it means you'll stay longer on the water.

About this listing

Targeted species

Tuna (Bluefin) Bluefin Tuna
Tuna (Yellowfin) Yellowfin Tuna

Boat specs

Rapid Cat (Walkaround) originally built in 2022. Powered by 2 150HP Yamaha engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 25 knots.

Length
26 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of fishing

Offshore Fishing

Fishing techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Popping
Spearfishing
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
GPS
Fishfinder
Multimedia System
Outriggers
Ice Box

Trip includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
First Mate

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 3 days prior to trip

You can cancel or modify your booking up to 3 days before the trip date, free of charge. If you cancel or modify your booking later, or fail to show up, you'll forfeit 100% of what you've paid.

Listing policies

Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Crew Keeps Catch

Payment

Book with 10% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 10% 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:

Cash
Bank Transfer

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