Gitana Fishing - Half Day Offshore

Starting at $600 total | 5 Hour | Deep Sea | 1 - 4 People | Trip #1345

About Your Trip

This half-day trophy hunt will take you up to 20 miles offshore from Herradura Bay to some of the best fishing waters on planet. It's tough to find a place to fish for sailfish, marlin, yellowfin tuna, mahi-mahi, and wahoo within sight of land.

When it comes to amenities, Captain Gabriels spares no expense. In addition to top-quality Penn fishing gear, your trip includes fishing licenses, snacks, drinks, and fish cleaning. If you reel in ... Read More

About Your Guide

Certified Damn Good Guide
22 Years of Experience
Profile photo of Captain Experiences guide Gabriels
Captain Gabriel with his Charters has been trophy hunting in these since his grandfather taught him as a kid. His favorite species to target are sailfish, yellowfin tuna, and marlin.

Captain Gabriel is a master diver and is first-aid certified. The first mate, Douglas, also has his captain's certification and is a top-class sport fisherman.

The captain and first mate are proud of their outstanding reputation, and they're excited to share their knowledge and passion for fishing with their customers. These are the guys you ... Read More

Start Location

Acceso Público a Marina Los Sueños, Los Sueños Resort and Marina, Puntarenas Province, Playa Herradura, Costa Rica

About Your Boat

Boat Type
Center Console
Boat Length
Engine Manufacturer
Total Horsepower
Number of Engines
Additional Amenities
HD radar, premium sound system with bluetooth connectivity, private head (bathroom), outriggers, downriggers, dredge teasers, GoPro camera, tuna tubes.

Amenities and Information

Water Type

Deep Sea

Skill Levels

Advanced, Beginner, Intermediate


All rods, reels, and tackle are included.

Fish Cleaning

This guide will clean your catch for you.


Feel free to enjoy responsibly, but please no glass.

Boat Restroom


Live Bait

Yes, Included


You will get a refund if the trip is canceled due to weather.


Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Bluefin Tuna, Broomtail Grouper, Cubera Snapper, Mahi Mahi, Red Snapper, Roosterfish, Sailfish, Striped Marlin, Wahoo, Yellowfin Tuna


Bottom Fishing, Heavy Tackle Fishing, Jigging, Light Tackle Fishing, Trolling

Packing / Extras

Everything you'll need for your trip
Sunglasses, Sunscreen, Dramamine. Rod, reels, bait, snacks, beverages, fishing license included.
Where to Buy a Fishing License
Find out more about fishing licenses here.

Things to Keep in Mind

Payment & Tipping
We use a cashless autopay system. We'll send you a boarding pass, and on the day of the trip, your guide will scan your boarding pass to automatically transfer the remaining balance. The only cash needed is to tip your guide (we recommend 20%).
Cancellation/Refund Policy
The deposit for this trip is non-refundable (but if the weather is too bad to go out, you will still receive a refund).

Pricing & Availability

To check pricing, please select a trip date, duration, group size and start time.

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Have questions? Call us at 833-227-8246


Verified Review Fishing

Great captain good time..I would use him again..

Brian H.


Fantastic experience with CPT Gabriel! Wonderful experience with sea turtles, dolphins, and catching Mahi! Crew did all the work and provided excellent service. Highly recommend!

Samuel V.


Crew were great and very knowledable, fully equipped and made the trip really enjoyable with some excellent catches…..would definitely recommend

Justice H.


Fun trip with a good owner, captain and crew will be back again in the future! Thanks guys.

Mylene C.


We had a great experience with Gabriel. Love it. Thank you!

Ikenna N.


Excellent service and experience. Once I booked my trip, the boat owner (Gary) reached out immediately to confirm my trip and helped in suggesting places to go and things to do in Jaco, Costa Rica. Gary was very helpful in making my trip a success; he freely offered his contacts ...Read More

David G.


We had a fun fishing day with Captan Gabriel and Luca. Captain did an exceptional job keeping us over fish. Luca worked hard all morning cutting bait, baiting lines and taking off fish. Several of my family got sea sick and Gabriel was kind enough to bring them back to shore. ...Read More

Bruce E.


First, this team is amazing at their customer focus. It took us multiple tries due to bad weather to finally make it out. The owner and the captain were great communicators, and tried hard to ensure the best trip out at sea. Once we did get out, Gabriel and Douglas worked ...Read More

Kaylisha J.


My boyfriend and I had a great time with the captain and his mate. We went bottom fishing and caught more fish than we could eat before we left the country! So we kept what we wanted and Captain Gabriel recommend a restaurant right on the beach that would be ...Read More


Verified Review Fishing

Should have been much better. The trip was scheduled for 8a-1p. We got started about 830a. We caught the first and only fish about 2 hours in. We trolled for another hour; no fish. We dropped our lines for about 30 minutes, then one of the two engines stopped running. ...Read More

First Time Booking with Us?

Captain Experiences is the home of over 1000 Damn Good fishing and hunting guides. Our mission is to unlock the outdoors for everyone, and we want to help you get out there through our no-hassle online booking experience and our team of outdoors experts.
We vet our guides to make sure they are the best of the best. We want guides who not only put you on 'em, but show you a great time, keep you safe, and give you a memorable experience with your group.
Once you've paid your deposit at checkout, we'll send you a boarding pass. Just show your guide your boarding pass on the day of the trip, they'll scan it, the remaining balance will transfer automatically, and you'll be all set to get out there. Just make sure you bring a cash tip for the guide!
In the case of inclement weather, our guides will make the call and we'll work with you to reschedule your trip or issue a full refund. Your safety is our top concern.
Once you book the trip, we will connect you directly with the guide to go over any additional details. In the meantime, our location specialists are always available to answer your questions via email, text, chat, or call!