Half-Day or a Three-Quarter-Day Fishing Trip
Experience some of the best sport fishing in St. Maarten with Raphaella Deep Sea Fishing Charters. Captain Lance has been fishing in the Bahamas and the Carribean for the past 30 years and has run some of the best Deep Sea fishing charter operations in the Carribean. Captain Lance and his Mate Vivi are experienced in big game fishing and offshore St. Maarten fishing charters for Mahi,Kingfish, Marlin, Sailfish, Snappers, Black fin Tuna, Shark etc. Fishing trips offshore allow you to experience the famous St Maarten and St Barths Drop-Off (The Ledge) which starts 134ft and quickly drops to 1000ft within a short distance.Your choice of charters, whether it's a 1/2 day fishing or a 3/4 day fishing charter, will be filled with fishing action that will highlight your day. We are located less than a couple of miles away from nearest fishing grounds. Get away for a day of St Maarten Fishing and feel the thrill of the big one on a screaming Shimano 80, you'll be glad that you did!You can sign up for a full day trip or three-quarter day trip or a half-day trip. Trips can start as early as 7:00 A.M.The half-day trip lasts for about 4 hours and the three-quarter day trip will last about 6 hours. For the half and 3/4 day trip depending on sea conditions, you will head out to the South Drop of St. Maarten located approximately 4.5 miles (20 minutes) from the port. This area is actually a ledge that runs from Puerto Rico to as far as Dominica. This ledge better known as the Puerto Rican Trench also runs between St. Maarten and St. Kitts and is a favorite hangout for big game fish of all species.Trips include complementary drinks with a small snack along with bait and tackle.