This remote pacific fishery boasts shallow white sand flats, coral reefs, and a 144 square mile lagoon with edges and drop offs; the perfect spread of options for the advanced angler or the less experienced looking for an introduction to the salt. Decide whether to stalk plentiful bonefish, challenge yourself against tailing Triggerfish, or try your luck against the flats’ apex predator: the Giant Trevally. Though it’s a wade angler’s dream, there are also opportunities to fish deeper water for algae-slurping Milkfish, Yellowfin Tuna, Wahoo, and various other species of Trevally.
For our 2020 trip, we’re teaming up with Captain Rick Lee and Fish Christmas Island. Rick has been visiting the island since 1979 and regularly books with the island’s newest and most comfortable lodge, the Ikari House. The Ikari House (Bonefish House) sits on it’s own private beach overlooking the island’s main channel thus allowing immediate access to the fishery and incredible views of the sunrise and sunsets. The lodging is simple, comfortable and tidy with single or double occupancy options each with their own bathrooms, air conditioning, and plenty of space to clean and store your gear. Cold drinks are enjoyed after fishing under the Maneba (open air thatched building) and dinner is served buffet style including selections of fresh fish, lobster, chicken, pork, beef, rice and pasta.
Contact: [email protected]
Dates: February 4th - 11th, 2020
Rate: 2020 Ikari House rate is $2,950 per person plus 12.55 VAT, ($3,318.75 USD) based on double occupancy.
This rate includes:
•7 nights Lodging, six full days guided fishing
•All ground transfers while on Christmas Island
•All meals at the Ikari House
•Double occupancy air conditioned lodging at Ikari House
•Guided fishing with 1 guide per 2 anglers
•All boat and truck transfers
•Flights to Christmas Island via Fiji Airways charter flight departing Honolulu (HNL) to Christmas Island (CXI).
•Beer, sodas, alcoholic beverages (spirits, beer, and wine may be purchased at Duty Free in Honolulu)
•Gratuities for the guides and Lodge staff
•Christmas Island Fishing License or Lagoon Tax $50 USD
•Fuel surcharge for use over 40 liters per day ($1.50 per liter)
If this has been on your bucket list, help us help get you there! Please drop an email to [email protected] or give us a call at the shop to book or inquire. In the meantime bounce over to FishChristmasIsland.com for more on details and photos!
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