Captain Hook's "Mahi Mahi"

Come and explore the rich waters of the Bay of Bengal in style with Havelock Island’s premier professional fishing guide. Aboard Captain Hook’s “Mahi Mahi”, you’ll have everything you need for a productive and fun-filled day to sea, as you go after some of the ocean’s most prized game fish.

Captain Qutub Taher and his wife Nafisa promise a trip of the highest standards. They promise to do everything to make sure you leave with a smile on your face, by providing a personal touch to every aspect of the setup.

The 32’ custom-built center console was made locally. With plenty of space for up to 4 guests, she promises a smooth ride to the productive fishing grounds, as the crew waits on you hand and foot. Take advantage of the free drinks, hearty lunch, and make yourself at home.

Golden and Bluefin Trevallies, Snappers, Groupers, Wahoo, Jacks, Bonito, and a range of Tuna call these waters home. Get ready for a fishing experience like no other, as you put your fishing skills to the test against these monsters. Try popping, speed jigging, and live baiting to entice the bite of fish from the reefs to the deep seas.

After working up a sweat, you’ll even have the chance of hopping in the water. Go snorkeling and discover another side to these stunning waters, getting close and personal to these beautiful creatures.

At the end of your trip, you’ll even be able to take a couple of smaller fish back to shore for a delicious treat. What better way to end the day than by savoring the fruits of your labor over a hearty meal on the beach? 

All you need to do before coming aboard is to grab your fishing license at a cost of $40. Capt. Qutub asks that you join him in Captain Hook’s Activity Center a day before your trip to finalize everything, and away you go.

Captain Hook’s “Mahi Mahi” promises to make your holiday come to life. Hop aboard and experience the fishing trip of a lifetime!

Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 30 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Oct 1 - Apr 30
    Get ready for the fishing trip of a lifetime as you explore the fishing grounds out of Havelock Harbor. Just 5 minutes out from the dock, you'll start popping to entice the bite of some of the best reef fish out there, before you head to the deep waters in search of some of the most ferocious hunter fish. Expect non-stop action as you battle it out with beauties like Trevallies, Jacks, Groupers, Snappers, Bonito, Wahoo, Barracuda, Tuna, and many more. With lunch provided, you'll want for nothing all day.

About the Captain

Qutub Taher
Havelock, India
4 Customer Reviews
Member since May 2014
I came to the Andaman Islands from Bangalore to work for a Grouper fish export company, and just fell in love with the Islands. I found sportfishing to be much more satisfying than the company work, and decided to start a charter for sportfishing called Captain Hook's Sportfishing! My wife and I work together to ensure that our charter is operated as a fishing enthusiast's outfit rather then a business – this allows our passion to shine through. We also operate a fishing lodge at the sea shore on Havelock Island, where we are based. Come aboard and get ready to explore these waters with us. Tight lines!

About this listing

Targeted Species

Amberjack Amberjack
Barracuda (Great) Barracuda (Great)
Bonito Bonito
Grouper (Goliath) Grouper (Goliath)

Jack Crevalle Jack Crevalle
Rainbow Runner Rainbow Runner
Trevally (Bluefin) Trevally (Bluefin)
Trevally (Giant) Trevally (Giant)

Tuna (Dogtooth) Tuna (Dogtooth)
Tuna (Skipjack) Tuna (Skipjack)
Tuna (Yellowfin) Tuna (Yellowfin)
Wahoo Wahoo

Boat Specs

Custom-built (Center console) originally built in 2015, and restored in 2019. Powered by a 150HP Yamaha engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 15 knots.

32 ft
4 persons

Types of Fishing

Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Deep Sea Fishing


Snorkeling Equipment
Ice Box
Snorkeling Equipment
Ice Box

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
First Mate
Fishing License

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 30 days prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 30 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.

Listing Policies

Pickup agreed upon reservation
Transfer to/from departure site may be available and included in price depending on your location and distance from the dock.
Child Friendly
No Alcohol
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed


Book with 10% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 10% 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

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FAQs about Captain Hook's "Mahi Mahi"

Captain Hook's "Mahi Mahi" offers the following trip to customers:
  • $550 per group - Full Day Trip (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Captain Hook's "Mahi Mahi", you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Snorkeling Equipment
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Captain Hook's "Mahi Mahi" include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Lures
  • Snacks
  • Drinks (Water and soft drinks)
  • First Mate
  • Fishing License
  • Lunch

Captain Hook's "Mahi Mahi" offers the following types of fishing:
  • Offshore Fishing
  • Reef Fishing
  • Wreck Fishing

Captain Hook's "Mahi Mahi" offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle (On request)
  • Bottom Fishing (On request)
  • Trolling
  • Spinning
  • Jigging
  • Popping
  • Deep Sea Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Captain Hook's "Mahi Mahi" include:
  • Amberjack
  • Barracuda (Great)
  • Bonito
  • Grouper (Goliath)
  • Jack Crevalle
  • Rainbow Runner
  • Trevally (Bluefin)
  • Trevally (Giant)
  • Tuna (Dogtooth)
  • Tuna (Skipjack)
  • Tuna (Yellowfin)
  • Wahoo