Full Day Fishing Charter in Charlotte Amalie onboard 37' Calypso Center Console "Backlash"
Fish in Style and Comfort! Book the 37' Calypso Center Console fishing charter for up to 6 people in St. Thomas. Rates as low as $1,250 USD + gratuity. Rates: • Full-Day: $1,250 USD + Gratuity Departing at 8:00 am and returning at 4:00 pm What we provide: • Equipment • Fishing Tackle • Bait • Live Bait (if available) • Fuel • Tackle • Soda, water, beer, ice • Safety equipment • Captain • Fun What To Expect Onboard: We operate some of the newest and best-maintained sport fishing charter boats in the Caribbean, featuring state-of-the-art amenities and advanced marine electronics to enhance every aspect of your deep sea fishing experience. Boat Amenities • 2013 Custom-Built Calypso Center Console • 37ft in length • Fast Inboard Yanmar 440 Diesel Engine • Brand-New State-Of-The-Art RayMarine Electronics • Top-Of-The-Line Built-In “Battle Saddle” Fighting Chair • Wide Beam Comfortable Layout • Large Cooler For Drinks And Snacks • Private Built-In Marine Bathroom • Dry Storage Inside Center Console • Top-Of-The-Line Fishing Gear And Tackle • Marine Stereo What to bring: • Sunscreen • Sunglasses • Hat • Bathing Suit If you have any questions, we can answer those through GetMyBoat’s messaging platform before you pay. Just hit, “Request to Book” and send us an inquiry for a custom offer.
- Captain is included.
- A captain is provided by the listing owner to host and operate the trip.
- 6 guests
- Fishing Boats
We offer visitors a variety of Virgin Islands ocean adventures from exhilarating deep sea sport fishing to relaxing day excursions. We are committed to providing the ultimate Virgin Islands excursion and will assure your trip provides lasting memories.
Features & Details
- Life jackets/required safety gear
- Fishing gear
- Wheel steering
- Outboard Engine
- Single Engine
- Fuel type: Gas
You’ll get directions for the exact departure location when you make a booking inquiry.
Full refund up to 2 days prior.
Additional Terms & Information
Frequently Asked Questions What If weather causes a cancellation of my trip? A: If inclement weather forces us to stay in the harbor, and we are unable to reschedule your trip during your stay on the islands, we will provide a full refund. What is our Cancellation policy? A: Cancellations made 48 hours or more in advance of your charter date will receive a full refund of the reservation fee, but you will forfeit your reservation fee for cancellations made with less than 48 hours’ notice. If you need to cancel a scheduled trip for any reason, please contact us. We reserves the right to modify reservation policies and fees at any time. Are children welcome aboard? A: Absolutely! We enjoy introducing children to sport fishing, and our captains focus on the safety of passengers of every age. Please notify us at the time of booking if you plan to bring children on your trip. Can I go on a charter If I know nothing about fishing? A: Of course! Our experienced captains will teach you everything you need to know and ensure that you have a memorable and adventurous experience. Why should I choose you for my fishing adventure? A: We are the ideal choice to experience the fight of your life because of three reasons: #1. Our Captains Our experienced captains have decades of fishing experience plus multiple tournament wins and will take you where the fish are. They have a passion for fishing, a lifetime of experience and knowledge, and have proven their skills in both local Caribbean and stateside tournaments. #2. Our Boats Our beautiful boats vary in size and type, and is one of the newest in the Virgin Islands. When customizing your trip, we will book you on one of the finest charter boats available. Whether it’s one of our new center console boats or our completely customized 61’ Buddy Davis Sport Fisher, we have a boat that will suit your needs and budget. #3. Memories Your fishing trip with us will prove to be the most memorable experience of your vacation in the Virgin Islands. Experience the thrill of hooking a world-class big game fish with our team. Fishing Trip FAQ How many people can go on a Fishing charter? A: Our boats are U.S. Coast Guard-licensed to take up to six charter passengers. If you have a larger party, please contact us through Getmyboat messaging platform, and we will work to accommodate your group. Is it possible to go offshore fishing on a 1/2 day trip? A: Yes! The famous “South Drop” fishing area is only eight miles south of St. Thomas/St. John and can be reached by boat in approximately 30 minutes. What time do charters depart? A: Morning trips typically depart promptly at 8 a.m., and afternoon trips depart at noon and 2 p.m. If you would like to begin your trip earlier or have specific requests, we are happy to accommodate your plans. We also offer charter fishing trips in the British Virgin Islands. Is there a bathroom on the boat? A: Yes. All Ocean Surfari boats have bathrooms on board. Tell me about the captains who will take me fishing? A: Our seasoned captains are some of the most experienced in the Caribbean. With decades of fishing and guiding experience, they are safety-minded and service-oriented professionals who have a passion for fishing and delivering excellent customer service. They offer unparalleled expertise on fish locations, line techniques, proper tackle, ocean conditions, and safe yacht operations, proven by wins by our senior captains at numerous prestigious fishing tournaments. What can I expect from an fishing trip? A: Expect the time of your life! You’ll travel on one of the finest charter fishing boats in the Caribbean with experienced and professional captains and crew who are focused on providing you with the ultimate charter adventure. What is included in a fishing trip? A: Included in all our fishing trips are: • An experienced captain commanding the boat and a mate on boats larger than 40 ft. • Fuel * • Beer, soft drinks, water, and ice • All bait and fishing tackle (live bait when available) • You can keep what you catch on your trip Camera equipment • All U.S. Coast Guard-required safety equipment • Food and snacks upon request for an additional charge What type of fish can I expect to reel in? A: Offshore fish that are most often targeted include: • Blue Marlin • White Marlin • Mahi Mahi • Yellowfin Tuna • Blackfin Tuna • Wahoo • Sailfish • Shark Inshore fish that are most often targeted include: • Kingfish • Bonita • Barracuda • Snapper • Permit • Tarpon • Jacks • Grouper • Mackerel • Shark Can I fish for a specific species? A: Our captains and crew make every effort to target your fish of choice, but your catch will depend on the time of year, fishing location, and sea conditions. Day of Charter FAQs What should I bring on a fishing trip? A: We recommend protecting yourself from the sun by bringing sunscreen, a hat, and polarized sunglasses. It’s a good idea to wear a long-sleeved shirt and bring a light jacket in case of rain. Your snacks and/or lunch are welcome on our boats. A camera to snap your catch of the day is also good to bring. Contact us with any questions about what to bring on the day of your charter. Do I need a fishing license? A: Our guests are covered by the fishing licenses that Ocean Surfari carries; individual licenses are not required for fishing in U.S. Virgin Island waters. Different rules and costs apply for fishing in the British Virgin Islands. Will I get seasick on a fishing trip? A: If you are prone to sea sickness, consider taking motion sickness medication the evening prior to your trip and about 30 minutes before departure. Another option is to get a prescription motion sickness patch or medication before you travel. Please discuss your needs with your doctor prior to your trip to the Virgin Islands. If I catch a fish, can I take it back to my resort? A: Yes, you can keep what you catch! Guests are welcome to take as much fish as they can utilize during their stay on the island. Several resorts and restaurants on island are happy to cook your catch! Marlin are catch-and-release only. Can you clean the fish I catch? A: We offer complimentary filleting for your catch, keep all the fish you wish! Can I mount my catch? A: Yes, we are happy to arrange for your trophy fish to be mounted. We partner with fish mounting specialist Grey Taxidermy, which has been in the marine taxidermy business for more than 50 years.