Mike’s Charters & Tours - Dora

Opequimar
Puerto Vallarta JA, Mexico

Mike’s Charters & Tours is introducing the newest addition to the family: Dora. This exclusive speed fishing boat is powered up and rigged up, hot and ready to take you to the best fishing spots around Puerto Vallarta and beyond. Fishing from a variety of local ports, including Puerto Vallarta, Nuevo Vallarta, La Cruz de Huanacaxtle and Punta de Mita, the boat can pick you up and drop you off at whichever location suits you best.

Dora is a fast and comfortable 28 ft boat that can take up to four passengers. Better equipped than a super panga and faster than a conventional fishing yacht, this boat is perfect for speedy runs. Powered by twin Mercury engines and traveling at up to 24 knots, she is the ideal base for small groups who want to get the most out of their time on the water. Step inside the air conditioned cockpit and see for yourself just how enjoyable Mexico’s fishing can be.

Your fishing trip will take you to the best locations that can be reached in the amount of time you have. Shorter trips will usually take you fishing in the famous Banderas Bay, where you will be targeting the iconic Roosterfish, as well as Jack Crevalle, Spanish Mackerel, Mahi Mahi, and Skipjack Tuna. Take a longer trip, and you will be able to head out of the bay and into the open waters, where Marlin, Sailfish, Wahoo, and Yellowfin Tuna are all there for the catching. Armed with fresh live bait and the best Penn International fishing rods, and encouraged by a bilingual crew, you will be in the best possible position to catch them.

Mike’s Charters & Tours is one of the most well-established charter companies in Puerto Vallarta and Nuevo Vallarta. Fish with their experienced crew, and discover the outstanding variety of fish species waiting on your doorstep.


Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    14 Hour Trip - Offshore
      FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    14 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 1461
    up to 4 persons
    This is a unique trip and a great chance to spend the day on the water sailing and catching species like Sailfish, Mahi Mahi, Tunas, Marlins, Roosterfish, Amberjack and Wahoo. Crew will provide water, but please make sure you bring protective clothes, food, sunscreen and a camera to capture your adventure.
  • Private trip
    13 Hour Trip - Offshore
      FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    13 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 1373
    up to 4 persons
    This is a unique trip and a great chance to spend the day on the water sailing and catching species like Sailfish, Mahi Mahi, Tunas, Marlins, Roosterfish, Amberjack and Wahoo. Crew will provide water, but please make sure you bring protective clothes, food, sunscreen and a camera to capture your adventure.
  • Private trip
    12 Hour Trip - Offshore
      FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    12 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 1285
    up to 4 persons
    This is a unique trip and a great chance to spend the day on the water sailing and catching species like Sailfish, Mahi Mahi, Tunas, Marlins, Roosterfish, Amberjack and Wahoo. Crew will provide water, but please make sure you bring protective clothes, food, sunscreen and a camera to capture your adventure.
  • Private trip
    11 Hour Trip - Offshore
      FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    11 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 1197
    up to 4 persons
    An exciting offshore fishing trip that takes place beyond the Bahía de Banderas (if fishing is better there than inside). Here, you will be fishing for species such as Sailfish, Black and Blue Marlins, Tunas and Mahi Mahi. The crew will give you guidance if any is needed.
  • Private trip
    10 Hour Trip - Offshore
      FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    10 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 1109
    up to 4 persons
    An excellent offshore fishing outside the Bahía de Banderas (if fishing is better there than inside). You will target all the pelagic species like Sailfish, Marlins, Tunas and Mahi Mahi. The crew will give you guidance if any is needed.
  • Private trip
    9 Hour Trip - Offshore
      FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    9 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 1020
    up to 4 persons
    Fish for species such as Black and Blue Marlin, Sailfish, Mahi Mahi, Wahoo, Yellowfin Tuna, and more outside of the Banderas Bay. You will be fishing in more than 90 ft of water some distance from the shore.
  • Private trip
    8 Hour Trip - Offshore
      FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 931
    up to 4 persons
    This is a great offshore fishing trip that will see you fishing outside the bay for species such as Sailfish, Wahoo, Roosterfish, Black and Blue Marlin and Mahi Mahi. Fishing is done at more than 90 feet of depth and some distance from the shore.
  • Private trip
    7 Hour Trip - Inshore
      FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    7 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 842
    up to 4 persons
    Seven hours of fishing, relaxing, and maybe even snorkeling in the Banderas Bay. Your target species will include Jack Crevalle and Roosterfish, as well as many more.
  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip - Inshore
      FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    6 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 753
    up to 4 persons
    You will be fishing in the Banderas Bay, targeting species such as Roosterfish, Jack Crevalle, Spanish Mackerel, and Mahi Mahi. This trip will give you time to fish a few different areas within the bay and make the most of your time on the water.
  • Private trip
    5 Hour Trip - Inshore
      FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    5 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 663
    up to 4 persons
    This will be an inshore fishing trip in the famous Bahía de Banderas. Here, you will be able to target Roosterfish and Jack Crevalle. You will stay within the bay to make sure you have the most time fishing rather than traveling.
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip - Inshore
      FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 573
    up to 4 persons
    This will be an inshore fishing trip for species such as Jack Crevalle and Roosterfish. Fishing will be done inside Bahía de Banderas to ensure maximum fishing time, and that little time is spent on the ride.
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About this listing

Targeted Species

Amberjack
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Jack Crevalle
Marlin (Blue)

Roosterfish
Sailfish
Spanish Mackerel
Tuna (Skipjack)

Tuna (Yellowfin)
Wahoo

Boat Specs

S2 (Offshore sport fishing) originally built in 1990, and restored in 2016. Powered by 2 225HP Mercury engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 22 knots.

Length
27 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Drift Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Flybridge
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Outriggers
Ice Box
Toilet
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Flybridge
Snorkeling Equipment

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
First Mate
Fishing License Included

Policies

FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or change your booking free of charge up to 3 days before the trip date.
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
Visa
Mastercard
American Express
PayPal
Bank Transfer

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 5% fee.

About the Charter Operator

Mike's Fishing Charters & Tours
Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, Mexico
Member since April 2015
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We are passionate about the sea, fishing, traveling, diving... We love Nature. dealing with her beings, and enjoying her beauties. Fishing is the most relaxing an exhilarating activity one can do. Mahi-mahi (dolphin fish), is our favorite fish.
Response time: within an hour
Response rate: 100%

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