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Heavy Tackle, Bottom Fishing, Trolling
Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Captain Emilio and Chachi Charters invite you on a deep-sea fishing adventure in the productive waters of South Padre Island, Texas.
For these 6, 8, and 10-hour adventures, Captain Emilio uses a 35’ Bertram offshore sportfishing boat that can seat up to 6 anglers. The vessel has a powerful twin Caterpillar 450 HP engine and modern navigation technology which guarantees you a safe and quick trip to your destination.
You can expect to reel in some Tripletail, Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Mahi Mahi, Blue Marlin, and Sailfish.
Chachi Charters will provide live bait, rods, reels, and tackle. There will also be a first mate at your disposal all the time. All you need to bring is a valid Texas Fishing License, food and drinks of your choice, and an ice chest for your day’s catch.
Come and explore this fishing paradise and make some everlasting memories with Captain Emilio and Chaci Charters!
Boat type: Sportfisher
Boat Manufacturer: Bertram
Boat length: 35ft
Engine Manufacturer: Caterpillar 3126
Engine HP: 450HP
Number of engines: 2
Extras: Air Conditioning, Fighting Chair, GPS, Fishfinder, Bed, Flybridge, Live Bait Well, Kitchen, Refrigerator, Outriggers, Ice Box
Capt. Emilio and his crew were professional, attentive, and knowledgeable. My son and I were given options regarding what kind of fishing we wanted to do and they obliged. I give Capt Emilio a very high recommendation and would definitely fish with him again.
Trip was great!
Trip was great!
Expensive boat ride. Not a single fish. Captain not interested in our experience. Shrugged his shoulders and said " oh well, we tried ".Would not recommend. Worst trip ever.
All rods, reels, and tackle are included.
This guide will clean your catch for you.
Feel free to enjoy responsibly, but please no glass.
You will get a refund if the trip is canceled due to weather.
No meal provided.
Rods, reels, and tackle
At an Additional Rate
contact for fuel surcharge
sunglasses closed toed shoes (no black soles) sunscreen dramamine
Texas saltwater fishing license
Payment & Tipping
After paying the deposit, a QR Code will be emailed to you. On the day of the trip, your guide will scan your QR code to automatically transfer the remaining balance. The only cash needed is for a 10-20% customary tip.
Yes, cancel for free up to 1 days before the trip.
Where to Buy a Fishing LicenseFind a license for your state here.
Sea Ranch Marina, State Park Road 100, South Padre Island, TX, USA
Duration(s)6 hours, 8 hours, 10 hours,