Christmas Island is located in the Pacific Ocean, it is a raised coral atoll and part of the Northern Line Islands. Being part of the Republic of Kiribati, Christmas Island is actually called Kirimati and when translated from the Kiribati language means Christmas. Christmas Island fishing lodges, like Ikari House, make for the perfect retreat after a fantastic days fishing.
Another spectacular species that proves to be a favourite target is the Giant Trevally. These flats will hit your fly’s like a steam train and then scream off at a high rate of knots. One of the most popular fish to target when fly fishing Christmas Island is the shadowy, stealthy, ghost of the flats – the amazing Bonefish. The Bonefish you can catch here vary in size but one thing is for certain, these Bonefish will make require a high level of patience if you want to catch one.
Amongst these astonishing fish, you will also be able to target Milkfish, Bluefin Trevally and Triggerfish. The sheer numbers of fish on Christmas Island will leave you astounded.
There is much to explore on a Christmas Island fishing trip, including the many white coral sand flats and coral outcrops. Once you have experienced superb fishing Christmas Island has to offer you will be looking to return time and time again.
If you have any questions about our Christmas Island fishing vacations or Christmas Island fishing charters you can contact us in the office. Our experienced team will be happy to help you with any queries you have. Additionally, you can request a free brochure.