Around Aruba Tours Fishing Charter

Around Aruba Tours invites you on their boat “Positive Vibes” for an unforgettable adventure. The crew members are locals to Aruba who have fished with their families for generations along this beautiful island. They know the best and most secluded spots where you can catch plenty of fish and have a great time!

They will take you out aboard a 36’ Barracuda center console boat, originally built in 2016. This brand new beauty is powered by two 250 HP Honda engines that make it stable and speedy on the water. The boat features all the necessary electronics such as a GPS, safety equipment such as life jackets, and fishing gear.

The crew will take you fishing in the Oranjestad nearshore and offshore waters, the reefs and wrecks, and in the hidden spots that only the true Arubans know about. You will top fishing gear to target bottom-dwelling fish like Grouper, Snapper, and Flounder. You can also catch pelagics such as the beautiful Mahi Mahi, and offshore species luke Rainbow Runner, Barracuda, and Wahoo.

Their experienced captain and crew know all the right spots to drop anchor and get your lines wet for some great fishing. Book your charter now, nothing beats a day (or night) of fishing, except fishing with the Positive Vibes crew while in Aruba.

Join Around Aruba Tours and explore the beautiful waters off the coast of Aruba, making some amazing new memories!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    5 Hour Trip – Bottom Fishing
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $750
    Unlike any other charter in Aruba, this crew will take you to areas that no one else goes. Why? Because this crew and their families have been fishing the waters off Aruba for generations and know all the hidden spots! Your target species will include Grouper, Snapper, Permit, Barracuda, Mahi Mahi, Wahoo, and Rainbow Runner.
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip – Bottom Fishing
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $600
    This is a 4-hour fishing trip to the hidden spots where fish such as Grouper, Snapper, Permit, Rainbow Runner, Barracuda, Mahi Mahi, and Wahoo can be caught on most of the charters.
  • Private trip
    3 Hour Trip – Bottom Fishing
    In demand! Last booked: 6 days ago
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    3 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $450
    This is a bottom fishing trip for species such as Snapper, Grouper, Permit, and even a Barracuda from time to time. The crew will take you to the secluded spots not many people know about so you can escape the crowds and get straight to fishing.
  • Private trip
    2 Hour Trip – Bottom Fishing
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    2 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $300
    This is a short and sweet trip for 2 hours. You will go straight to the productive hidden spots to fish for a variety of bottom fish. You can target Grouper, Snapper, Permit, and even a Barracuda or two are pulled in on most of the charters.
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About the Charter Operator

Around Aruba Tours
Oranjestad, Aruba
5 Customer Reviews
Response time 4 hours
Member since November 2016
Around Aruba Tours have added a luxurious speed to their business in order to provide their customers with the amazing cruising and fishing experiences in Aruba. They are a great crew of 3 captains - each specializing in a different activity, from sailing and fishing to snorkeling.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Barracuda (Great) Barracuda (Great)
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Flounder Flounder
Grouper (Broomtail) Grouper (Broomtail)

Permit Permit
Rainbow Runner Rainbow Runner
Snapper (Mangrove) Snapper (Mangrove)
Snapper (Red) Snapper (Red)

Snapper (Vermilion) Snapper (Vermilion)
Wahoo Wahoo

Boat Specs

Barracuda (Center console) originally built in 2016. Powered by 2 250HP Honda engines.

Length
36 ft
Capacity
10 persons

Types of Fishing

Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Jigging
Flounder Gigging
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
GPS
Fishfinder
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Outriggers
Ice Box
Toilet
GPS
Fishfinder
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Outriggers

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Drinks
First Mate

Cancellation Policy

Deposit non-refundable

If it is unsafe to travel, you may still cancel free of charge or change the date(s) of your booking.

Listing Policies

Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

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:
Cash

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Customer Reviews

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Great bottom fishing trip and crew!
Half day fishing trip with young crew
Angler Rating
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Good experience
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Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
80%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
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Kim M.
Hingham, Massachusetts
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Great bottom fishing trip and crew!

VERIFIED   2 Hour Trip – Bottom Fishing on April 3, 2021
Our crew was super nice and kept the bait coming on the fishing lines for my son and me- we are both pretty inexperienced....
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Brian K.
Greenwich, CT
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2 hour fishing teip w Jonathon and Serge

VERIFIED   2 Hour Trip – Bottom Fishing on March 19, 2021
Great crew, boat and my “boys” caught fish.  👍🏻
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Shepherdstown, WV
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Chris E.
St Louis, Missouri
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Half day fishing trip with young crew

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip – Bottom Fishing on March 21, 2019
The rate was more expensive than most of the other fishing charters, but the boat looked nice in the pictures and we had 6...
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Philip B.
Oranjestad
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Not what i booked

VERIFIED   2 Hour Trip – Bottom Fishing on August 4, 2017
We booked 2 hour bottom fishing We got a jigging trip and trolling and caght nothing Not what i booked
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FAQs about Around Aruba Tours Fishing Charter

Around Aruba Tours Fishing Charter offers the following trips to customers:
  • $300 per group - 2 Hour Trip – Bottom Fishing (2 hours)
  • $450 per group - 3 Hour Trip – Bottom Fishing (3 hours)
  • $600 per group - 4 Hour Trip – Bottom Fishing (4 hours)
  • $750 per group - 5 Hour Trip – Bottom Fishing (5 hours)

When you book a trip with Around Aruba Tours Fishing Charter, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Toilet
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Snorkeling Equipment
  • Live Bait Well
  • Outriggers
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Around Aruba Tours Fishing Charter include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • Drinks
  • First Mate

Around Aruba Tours Fishing Charter offers the following types of fishing:
  • Nearshore Fishing
  • Offshore Fishing
  • Reef Fishing
  • Wreck Fishing

Around Aruba Tours Fishing Charter offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Jigging
  • Flounder Gigging
  • Deep Sea Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Around Aruba Tours Fishing Charter include:
  • Barracuda (Great)
  • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
  • Flounder
  • Grouper (Broomtail)
  • Permit
  • Rainbow Runner
  • Snapper (Mangrove)
  • Snapper (Red)
  • Snapper (Vermilion)
  • Wahoo