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Christmas Island | Fishing Holidays

Christmas Island a natural gem with its impressive atoll, hard sand flats and the remarkable number of Bonefish, Giant Trevally, Milkfish, Bluefin Trevally and Triggerfish it provides.  It is therefore no coincidence that virtually every saltwater fly-angler has heard of Christmas Island. This outstanding destination is perfect for the returning saltwater angler and the novice looking to improve their saltwater fishing skills.

Ikari House | Hosted Saltwater Fly Fishing Adventures | Christmas Island

Our famous hosted trips to Christmas island have become legendary, they offer you the best saltwater fly fishing along with world class popper, jig fishing. Combine this with light offshore trolling provides one of the most diverse fisheries in the world. A fishing adventure that should not be missed at any cost... Read more

  Category: Big Game Fishing, Hosted Fishing, Popper & Jig Fishing, Saltwater Fly Fishing, Hosted Guided Fly Fishing Trips, Hosted Hosted Popper, Jig & Big Game Fishing Holidays, Hosted Saltwater Fly Fishing
   Season: September to October
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Additional Information

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. To make things even more confusing, the saltwater flat in the centre of the Atoll is called Kiritimati. Kiritimati fly fishing is usually referred to as Christmas Island fly fishing. Christmas Island fishing lodges, like Ikari House, make for the perfect retreat after a fantastic days fishing.

Fly Fishing Christmas Island

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.

Contact Us

There is much to explore on a Kiritimati fly fishing. 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. Once you have experienced superb fishing Christmas Island has to offer you will be looking to return time and time again.


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