Captain
Manuel Santana

Member since June 2014 Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
Background
Captain Victor Manuel Santana Ceja of Viking Fishing Charters inherited the passion for fishing from his father, who was a founder fisherman in Puerto Vallarta. He was born and raised by the sea. Victor Manuel has been drawn to the coast, sailing the waters and helping others fall in love with fishing. The Captain has 24 years of flawless experience doing what he knows best - putting people on fish.
Techniques
Popping, Trolling, Jigging and Live Bait.

Hey, I'm Captain Manuel Santana

Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
Background
Captain Victor Manuel Santana Ceja of Viking Fishing Charters inherited the passion for fishing from his father, who was a founder fisherman in Puerto Vallarta. He was born and raised by the sea. Victor Manuel has been drawn to the coast, sailing the waters and helping others fall in love with fishing. The Captain has 24 years of flawless experience doing what he knows best - putting people on fish.
Techniques
Popping, Trolling, Jigging and Live Bait.

My Charter Listings

Viking Fishing Charters – PV

Excellent
4.7 / 5
(21 reviews)
Puerto Vallarta
 Last booking: 2 days ago
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trips from $300

Viking Fishing Charters – NV

Excellent
4.5 / 5
(18 reviews)
Nuevo Vallarta
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trips from $300

Viking 1 Fishing Charters - PV

Excellent
4.6 / 5
(3 reviews)
Puerto Vallarta
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trips from $300

Viking 1 Fishing Charters - NV

Excellent
4.7 / 5
(44 reviews)
Nuevo Vallarta
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trips from $300

Customer reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
4.7 / 5
out of 5 stars from 86 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.6 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.7 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.6 / 5
Photos & videos by reviewers (158)
8hours with Omar and eduardo
8hours with Omar and eduardo
6 hrs in the bay fishing and snorkelling
+155
Angler Rating
67
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
93%
Friendly captain
99%
Recommend this charter
95%
Appropriate for children
89%
Satisfied with the boat
99%
Catch intended fish
76%
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Billy F.
Jojutla, Morelos
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

6 hrs in the bay fishing and snorkelling

VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip - Fishing & Snorkeling on November 3, 2022
Great morning. The guys never stopped trying to catch us some Mahi Mahi. Had a few bites and eventually hooked in to one nice...
Billy F. recommends Viking 1 Fishing Charters - NV
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Kelly S.
Fort Collins, CO
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

An amazing day with Viking 1

VERIFIED   8 Hour Trip - Big Game Fishing on September 26, 2022
What an amazing day and an even more amazing crew. After a slow start and 2 Mahi, they continued to work hard changing bait,...
Kelly S. recommends Viking 1 Fishing Charters - NV
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Michael H.
Ivins, UT
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Full day trip

VERIFIED   8 Hour Trip - Big Game Fishing on January 12, 2022
Myself and friend began our trip not knowing, but hoping for an excellent day on the water. Excellence was the results for...
Michael H. recommends Viking 1 Fishing Charters - NV
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Joel P.
New Fairfield, CT
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Six Hour Trip

VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip - Fishing & Snorkeling on August 16, 2022
The fishing trip was led by two very experienced fisherman.  Within the first hour we hooked five large fish. My three boys...
Joel P. recommends Viking 1 Fishing Charters - NV
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Rick Y.
Post Falls, ID
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

8 Hour Trip on 3/4/22

VERIFIED   8 Hour Trip - Big Game Fishing on March 4, 2022
Awesome experience! My wife and I went for an 8 hour trip with Carlos and Edwardo. We were out early and each caught a handful...
Rick Y. recommends Viking 1 Fishing Charters - NV
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