Captain
Gabriel Alcaraz

Member since November 2013 Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
Background
Captain Gabriel Alcaraz spent all his life on the beach. He started as a first mate at the tender age of 11, working on commercial fishing boats and charter vessels. Born and raised in the area, Gabriel is a second-generation fisherman who has been guiding for the past 2 decades. Capt. Gabriel even designed his own boat!
Techniques
Trolling live bait and lures for Mahi and Sails, looking for the trash lines, logs etc. Fishing is 50% good luck and 50% passion. We have good luck - we're just expecting your passion!

Hey, I'm Captain Gabriel Alcaraz

Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
Background
Captain Gabriel Alcaraz spent all his life on the beach. He started as a first mate at the tender age of 11, working on commercial fishing boats and charter vessels. Born and raised in the area, Gabriel is a second-generation fisherman who has been guiding for the past 2 decades. Capt. Gabriel even designed his own boat!
Techniques
Trolling live bait and lures for Mahi and Sails, looking for the trash lines, logs etc. Fishing is 50% good luck and 50% passion. We have good luck - we're just expecting your passion!

My Charter Listing

Excellent
4.6 / 5
(332 reviews)
Puerto Vallarta
 Last booking: 5 days ago
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trips from $120

Customer reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
4.6 / 5
out of 5 stars from 332 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.6 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.6 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.5 / 5
Photos & videos by reviewers (288)
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
84%
Friendly captain
96%
Recommend this charter
89%
Appropriate for children
90%
Satisfied with the boat
95%
Catch intended fish
59%
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Young C.
San Francisco, CA
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

6hr AM trip with Captain Gabriel

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (PM) on August 23, 2022
I booked a trip last second with Captain Gabriel with Super Panga Three Stars (Tres Estrellas). I had a great time and the...
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William P.
El Cajon, CA
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

5 hour trip

VERIFIED   NEW  Half Day Trip (AM) on January 19, 2023
Captain Gabrial and deckhand Alanso were fantastic!! Great communication before the trip!!  The boat and the equipment was...
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Jaime Z. C.
Woodbury, MN
Excellent
4.7 / 5
Experience:
Very good
4.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Great day with Gabriel and Hector!

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip - Offshore on December 28, 2022
I hired Gabriel for a full day of deep sea fishing and let me tell you here, trip of a life time! I’m an avid fresh water...
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Rudy R.
Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Up & out before Dawn 7am-1pm

VERIFIED   NEW  Half Day Trip (AM) on January 22, 2023
Great experience for all, what a rush, especially when you get to reel in your first one. Fish on Gabriel would call out when...
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Cory G.
Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Morning trip

VERIFIED   NEW  Half Day Trip (AM) on January 7, 2023
Went out with Gabriel and Enrique (his uncle) for a morning fish.  They were on time and friendly right of the bat.  Their...
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