Charter Operator
Panama GEM Charters

Member since February 2014 Panama City, Panama
Background
Panama GEM Charters is a premier charter operator focusing on all the marine services but with a big emphasis on fishing charters. Onboard you will find an experienced crew, top of the line fishing gear targeting all species and fishing techniques based on the season. No matter how skilled you are, you will enjoy Panama Gem's top quality service with bilingual crews, all beverages and snacks, and a top quality experience every time.

Hey, we're Panama GEM Charters

Panama City, Panamá
Background
Panama GEM Charters is a premier charter operator focusing on all the marine services but with a big emphasis on fishing charters. Onboard you will find an experienced crew, top of the line fishing gear targeting all species and fishing techniques based on the season. No matter how skilled you are, you will enjoy Panama Gem's top quality service with bilingual crews, all beverages and snacks, and a top quality experience every time.

My Charter Listings

Panama GEM Charters - 27’ Proline

Panama City
In demand!
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trips from $575

Panama GEM Charters - 31’ Contender

Panama City
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trips from $900

Panama GEM Charters - Pontoon Boat

Panama City
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trips from $900

Panama GEM Charters–Lake Bass Boat

Gamboa
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trips from $650

Fishing Reports

MAHI FOR EVERYONE!

November 03, 2018

Fun family fishing trip to the Pearl Islands Archipelago... group was a bit worried since it was a big family and they all wanted to catch a fish... no worries every one got to fight and pull in their… Read Full Report →


Sailfish action with mahi bonus!

October 28, 2018

"top fishing experience!" what started of as a friend fishing and realxing trip ended up with a sailfish catch and release! some drinks, ilsnad exploration and a fresh lunch at Taboga Island with the mahi bonus catch! Read Full Report →


Soccer World Cup - Special Disscounts FI

June 25, 2018

During the Russia Soccer World Cup 2018 we will be offering special packages: - Round trip transportation to departure site - % on restaurants at the islands - Enjoy whale watching tours as you fish valid up to: july… Read Full Report →


1st place Hacienda Del Mar Fishing Tourn

June 01, 2018

FISH ON!!! We are more than happy to announce that our Fishing Team has won 1st place at the Hacienda Del Mar Fishing Tournament 2018 located in Isla San Jose at the Pearl Islands Archipelago, 40 nautical miles from… Read Full Report →


Our fishing team at the Hacienda del Mar

June 01, 2018

This past June 1-2 we had the first fishing tournament of the Year in Panama. And of course our fishing team was present! Fishing was done both inshore and offshore targeting as many species possible doing several fishing techniques… Read Full Report →


Our favorite season has started! - offsh

May 17, 2018

When summer start in Panama it means sporadic rains making rivers flush organic wastes that's starts building mile extensions of drift lines ideal for pelagic species and most abundant MahiMahi! Other benefits of this time of the year are… Read Full Report →


Mahi season is on!!!

June 11, 2017

The rainniy season has started in Panama... this means calm seas and rivers flushing organic waste to the open ocean, ideal to for those drift lines! AS we were cruising towards the Pearl Islands we encounter a very well… Read Full Report →


Tuna school moving closer to Panama City

June 14, 2015

The 20 Fathom Trench located 10 nautical miles from Panama City is normally very active with Mahi Mahi and Wahoo... however when big bait balls and drift Wood combine on the trench, it make an ideal combo for Tunas… Read Full Report →


Fun day wtih GT action @Pearl Islands

May 16, 2015

This past saturday we had a nice couple who went out for a full day of fishing at the Pearl Islands Archipelago... like always no picture of the fish but nice fishing action with some monster GT action. Once… Read Full Report →


First Mahi of the season 2015!!!

April 27, 2015

Hello guys! we are happy to annouce that the first MahiMahi (dorado) of the season was caught last last week! just 10 nautical miles from Panama City as we were trolling next to the drift line of the 20… Read Full Report →

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.25
out of 5 stars from 16 reviews
Boat
Crew
Experience
Not Professional
Very expensive boat ride
Grilled Mahi with plantains
+20
Angler Rating
9
5
0
1
1
Anglers Claimed
Good experience
86%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
88%
Appropriate for children
79%
Satisfied with the boat
93%
Catch intended fish
62%
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Morgan H.
Panama City, 8
 5.00
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Best Charter Ever!

VERIFIED   August 12, 2018
Miguel was extremely responsive throughout the entire process.  Ensuring every detail was covered and really tailoring...
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Jonathan M.
Panama City, 8
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Fishing with Miguel

VERIFIED   May 26, 2018
Miguel was great. We had a slow start, but heated up and ended up with one Spanish Maceral, one Bonita (great fighter), and...
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Peter N.
Arlington, TX
 5.00
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Full Day Fishing with Miguel and Berdie

VERIFIED   September 24, 2018
This was an awesome fishing trip.  GEM Charters made it very easy to book online and communicate with them every step...
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Daniel R.
Jonesborough, TN
 5.00
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Full day with Miguel

VERIFIED   May 12, 2018
We had a great trip. Warm reception and a lot of time fishing.  We caught a few spanish mackerel right from the start...
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James G.
Dracut, MA
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Fantastic experience

VERIFIED   December 7, 2018
We came to Panama to experience fishing and the Canal. I can not recommend the crew and this company enough! An over the top,...
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