Captain
Juan Carlos Ponson

Member since May 2017 Oranjestad, Aruba
Background
Captain Juan Carlos is an experienced and enthusiastic captain who will do whatever it takes to land you a trophy catch and to give you the time of your life! He works with a knowledgeable and professional crew always ready to help. The crew of Carla speaks English, Dutch, Spanish and Papiamentu fluently.

Hey, I'm Captain Juan Carlos Ponson

Oranjestad, Aruba
Background
Captain Juan Carlos is an experienced and enthusiastic captain who will do whatever it takes to land you a trophy catch and to give you the time of your life! He works with a knowledgeable and professional crew always ready to help. The crew of Carla speaks English, Dutch, Spanish and Papiamentu fluently.
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Charters Aruba - Carla

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Oranjestad
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Fishing Reports

Today we catch only Tuna !!!

January 08, 2019

We did have fun. and all the fish today was Tuna!! Read Full Report →


December Fishing in Aruba with Carla Fis

December 21, 2018

Any fishing experience is really fun but there is nothing like chucking a lure out into the great blue ocean and waiting to see what you pull back up. Read Full Report →


Best Spots for Deep Sea Fishing in Aruba

October 01, 2018

Best Spots for Deep Sea Fishing in Aruba Read Full Report →


Deep Sea Fishing in Aruba with Carla Cha

September 30, 2018

Carla fishing charters allows you the opportunity to get to the deep blue water within minutes and maximizing your fishing time. Read Full Report →


Aruba Fishing in May 2018

May 27, 2018

Fishing in Aruba with Carla Charters in the Month of May 2018 Read Full Report →


Fishing everyday with great people

April 30, 2018

Today is a Tuna day. Carla #Fishing #Charters allows you the opportunity to get to the deep blue water within minutes and maximizing your fishing time. #aruba Read Full Report →


Velasquez family in Aruba Deep Sea Fishi

August 09, 2017

Deep Sea with the Velasquez family with Carla Fishing Charters in Aruba #Fishing in #Oranjestad #Aruba with #ChartersAruba #Travel #Fish #FishingAruba Read Full Report →


Charles Ricko Fishing in Aruba

July 15, 2017

There are few things as relaxing and as thrilling as boating on the open water. Charles loved fishing with us and been fishing lots of times back home. #Aruba #Fishing #ChartersAruba #Charters #Travel #Vacation #Oranjestad Read Full Report →


Father and Daughter fishing today. Aruba

June 25, 2017

A father and his daughter were fishing today.We headed to our local zone today with some wind. We caught 2 Dorado and 1 Tuna. It was a very nice relaxing day to be out on the water and our… Read Full Report →


Carla Fishing Charters Mahi Mahi Day

June 22, 2017

We had another group out today we left the dock around 8am. After 5 min we start fishing and had very good success right away. We caught 5 Mahi Mahi. This is a great time to jump on the… Read Full Report →


Paul Argent and wife fishing trip

June 16, 2017

Is always a pleasure to have Happy People on board Carla Charters. We hope to have you fishing with us soon again. #chartersaruba is glad you enjoyed the fishing trip with us ! #fishing #charter #fish #aruba #deepseacharter #onehappyisland… Read Full Report →


Bottom Fishing with group of kids

June 10, 2017

Bottom Fishing is a trip for fishermen of all levels. Travel to the shallow waters of Aruba where the fish are plentiful. Catch some of the greatest tasting fish of the Caribbean waters such as Snapper, Grouper, Yellow Tail,… Read Full Report →


Juan Ramon and son morning Fishing

June 07, 2017

Hoy tuvimos un buen dia de pesca con Padre e hijo de Panama que pescaron toda la manana. Hoy pescamos un Wahoo 12 kilo, Mahi Mahi 3 kilo, and Tuna 1 kilo. Un gusto conocer a Juan Ramon e… Read Full Report →


Another great deep sea fishing group

June 03, 2017

Another great group with the Palm Tours. We did fish a 10 kilo Wahoo. A group of 4. Read Full Report →


Palm Tours trip

May 17, 2017

early trip with the Palm Tours group. We are very happy and you can see the faces. Read Full Report →

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.45
out of 5 stars from 34 reviews
Boat
Crew
Experience
Half day AM Trip
Half day trip with Capt. Juan Carlos and Eduardo
Half day trip with Capt. Juan Carlos and Eduardo
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
76%
Friendly captain
88%
Recommend this charter
82%
Appropriate for children
78%
Satisfied with the boat
91%
Catch intended fish
76%
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Aaron C.
Noord
 5.00
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Half day trip.

VERIFIED   July 15, 2019
Juan Carlos and the Carla I’d recommend for sure. Next time I’ll do 6 or 8 hours. Myself, my wife and my son all caught...
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Zachary M.
HOFFMAN EST, IL
 5.00
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Half day morning trip

VERIFIED   March 14, 2019
I have had experience fishing freshwater but never fished in the sea. I was extremely impressed with how well the Captain and...
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Hunter H.
Phoenix, AZ
 5.00
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Half day trip with Capt. Juan Carlos and Eduardo

VERIFIED   August 9, 2019
Couldn’t be happier with this fishing experience. Both captain Juan and Eduardo did a fanstastoc job of getting us hooked...
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Kelly S.
Nacogdoches, TX
 5.00
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Half day AM Trip

VERIFIED   August 25, 2019
Trip was great!!!!! The captain and deck hand were phenomenal! My husband and I were hoping to get 1 fish a piece and we came...
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Tammy K.
Hempstead, TX
 5.00
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We had top-notch service from Juan Carlos and Gregory.  They worked hard to put us on the fish, checked lines, changed...
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