The Galápagos Islands have proven to be one of the worlds top Striped Marlin destinations

The Hotel

Unbeatable customer service in one of the worlds most beautiful places


Chose your package and let the great times roll


Over the years we have had the pleasure to fish and learn from some of the legends of the sport like Carey Chen, Tomas Irizarry, Fly Navarro , Charles Perry , Rick Alvarez, Robert Kurz and Ron Modra a list that will continue to grow in the years to come.

We have also had the honor of hosting Marlin University, Guy Harvey Outpost as well as many other private groups. Our clients have chosen us because of our never ending commitment to providing the best customer service on the Island.

Expect the best and experience the best fishing in the Galapagos with the professional team at Galapwonder. Our service comes second to none from our expert captains to our top of line fishing equipment. Our guest know that when they step on our boat everything is going to work at a top level. We partnered with the best equipment providers in industry such as Alutecnos fishing gear, Shimano, Diamond fishing products, Captain Harry’s fishing supply, Black Bart lures and Mold Craft lures. All of this to ensure that your time on the water is a great one.

Meet the Team

Our core belief is that we most do everything in our power to ensure that our customers have the best experience possible.

Juan Kayser with some nice Wahoo and Mahi Mahi.

Juan Kayser

Founder & Owner

Juan has been fishing since he was 4 years’ old and has invested many hours on the water. He is in charge of the day to day of the business.

Arturo Kayser with dinner.

Arturo Kayser

Founder & Owner

Arturo founded Galapwonder out of the belief that he needed to offer a better service to the tourist arriving in the Galapagos.

Tomas Irizzary with first place trophy.

Tomas Irizzary


Tomas is a living legend of the sport fishing world. Having fished most of the worlds oceans and a former ESPN host Tomas brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to the team.