Fishing Punta Cana – Shekinah

For a thrilling fishing adventure in the beautiful waters of the Dominican Republic, join Fishing Punta Cana! Captain Pedro Guerrero has been fishing all his life, and he knows all the best spots and techniques to maximize your time on the water.

Hop aboard Shekinah, a 42’ Bertram offshore sportfishing boat, and explore these waters in style! The boat is powered by twin 450HP Detroit engines, and is well set up to accommodate up to 10 anglers. The large air-conditioned cabin provides space to rest, and includes an on board toilet for your comfort.

You’ll use high-quality Penn fishing equipment provided by Capt. Pedro, including rods and reels as well as a range of lures. If you’re up for tasting the fruits of your labor, the crew will be happy to clean and fillet your catch so you can take it home for a delicious meal.

The waters off the coast of the Dominican Republic are rich in marine life, so expect to cross paths with a variety of prized fish species. You can target Blue and White Marlin, Sailfish, Mahi Mahi, Yellowfin Tuna, Wahoo, Permit, Cobia, Barracuda, and Spanish Mackerel. Experience exciting nearshore, offshore and reef fishing on the beautiful Caribbean waters.

Feel free to bring your kids along for the adventure, and make some unforgettable memories in nature! Pack some sunscreen, as well as some snacks and drinks if you’d like, and you’re all set.

Join the Fishing Punta Cana crew, who look forward to showing you a fantastic time on the water so that you leave their boats with a smile and a feeling of joy. Welcome aboard!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    10 Hour Trip – Private VIP Charter
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    10 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $1,450
    This is a 10-hour VIP private charter that includes beer and snacks, along with the use of rods, reels and tackle, bait, drinks, and catch cleaning. We will target exciting species such as Blue and White Marlin, Sailfish, Mahi Mahi, Yellowfin Tuna, Wahoo and more. All you need is some food for your refreshment, as well as some sun protection, and you're all set for an unforgettable fishing adventure!
  • Private trip
    8 Hour Trip – Private Charter
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 8:30 AM
    $1,230
    This is the trip to book for a full day of fun aboard the Shekinah targeting Blue and White Marlin, Sailfish, Mahi Mahi, Yellowfin Tuna, Wahoo and more. Trips include the use of rods, reels, and tackle, bait, drinks, and catch cleaning. Make sure to bring some food, as well as some sunscreen, and you're ready for some serious fishing fun!
  • Private trip
    5 Hour Trip – Private VIP Charter
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    5 Hour Trip, starts at 8:30 AM
    $740
    This 5-hour VIP private charter includes beer and snacks, along with the use of rods, reels, and tackle, bait, drinks, and catch cleaning. You'll target exciting species such as Blue and White Marlin, Sailfish, Mahi Mahi, Yellowfin Tuna, Wahoo and more. Bring some sun protection, and you're all set for an amazing time in these productive grounds!
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip – Private Charter
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 8:30 AM
    $630
    Join us for a 4-hour private charter targeting Blue and White Marlin, Sailfish, Mahi Mahi, Yellowfin Tuna, Wahoo and more. Trips include the use of rods, reels, and tackle, bait, drinks, and catch cleaning. Bring some sunscreen and come explore these blue waters!
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About the Captain

Pedro Guerrero
Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
6 Fishing Reports
21 Customer Reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since June 2014
I started fishing as a child, when I used to live with my grandmother. There was a small lake close to her house, and I would go down with a yoyo and catch small freshwater fish. Years later, I moved to the coast in Punta Cana and learned tactics for offshore and bottom fishing, got a job as a first mate, and started fishing on a boat.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Barracuda (Great) Barracuda (Great)
Cobia Cobia
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Marlin (Blue) Marlin (Blue)

Marlin (White) Marlin (White)
Permit Permit
Sailfish Sailfish
Spanish Mackerel Spanish Mackerel

Tuna (Yellowfin) Tuna (Yellowfin)
Wahoo Wahoo

Boat Specs

Bertram (Offshore sport fishing) originally built in 1982, and restored in 2014. Powered by 2 450HP Detroit diesel engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 21 knots.

Length
42 ft
Capacity
10 persons

Types of Fishing

Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Fly Fishing
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Fishfinder
Flybridge
Outriggers
Ice Box
Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Fishfinder
Flybridge

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Drinks
First Mate
Fishing License

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 included in price
Transfer from hotels or jetties in Punta Cana to departure site is available and included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

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:
Cash

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Customer Reviews

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Awesome trip 4\/16
Punta Cana 6\/4\/15
Great experience even with big waves!
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
50%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
86%
Appropriate for children
89%
Satisfied with the boat
78%
Catch intended fish
38%
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July fishing trip

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip – Private Charter on July 19, 2018
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VERIFIED   5 Hour Trip – Private VIP Charter on August 8, 2018
We went on this trip, the weather great, seas about 7 feet and no fish. Crew did all they could, but you can’t make fish....
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Half day trip

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip – Private Charter on March 14, 2017
Had a great experience although no fish. Took my 4 year old son. Bookings and communication was excellent
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VERIFIED   5 Hour Trip – Private VIP Charter on December 6, 2016
There where 9 of us that went. Some to fish some to watch. We cut our trip.short as 4 of the 9 got sick. But we still caught...
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VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip – Private Charter on December 31, 2015
The boat and crew were great, They picked us up at hotel on time, and we were out on the boat soon after. They crew were experienced,...
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FAQs about Fishing Punta Cana – Shekinah

Fishing Punta Cana – Shekinah offers the following trips to customers:
  • $630 per group - 4 Hour Trip – Private Charter (4 hours)
  • $740 per group - 5 Hour Trip – Private VIP Charter (5 hours)
  • $1,230 per group - 8 Hour Trip – Private Charter (8 hours)
  • $1,450 per group - 10 Hour Trip – Private VIP Charter (10 hours)

When you book a trip with Fishing Punta Cana – Shekinah, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Toilet
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fighting Chair
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Flybridge
  • Outriggers
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Fishing Punta Cana – Shekinah include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • Drinks
  • First Mate
  • Fishing License

Fishing Punta Cana – Shekinah offers the following types of fishing:
  • Nearshore Fishing
  • Offshore Fishing
  • Reef Fishing

Fishing Punta Cana – Shekinah offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Fly Fishing
  • Deep Sea Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Fishing Punta Cana – Shekinah include:
  • Barracuda (Great)
  • Cobia
  • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
  • Marlin (Blue)
  • Marlin (White)
  • Permit
  • Sailfish
  • Spanish Mackerel
  • Tuna (Yellowfin)
  • Wahoo