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10 Best Fishing Tours in Fiji: Fiji’s Top Fishing Charters šŸŽ£ [2023]

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Where to Find the Best Fishing Charters in Fiji

Fiji is home to some of the most exciting waters in the world to fish in. Its waters are teeming with predatory pelagics, from yellowfin tuna to mahimahi. Whether you’re a serious angler looking for your next challenge or simply seeking a fun way to see the islands while catching dinner, there’s a fishing tour for you in Fiji. We go through some of our favourite fishing tour operators across the islands in this list of best fishing charters in Fiji.

While you’re here, you might also be interested in our guide to all things fishing, The Complete Guide to Fishing in Fiji. Note that the list below is of Fiji’s independent fishing tour operators. There are more options for fishing at resorts that offer their own in-house fishing experiences. See the 10 Best Fishing Resorts in Fiji for these examples.

1. Coral Coast Fishing Charters

Whatever your crew and whatever your vibe, you’ll easily find the right trip with Coral Coast Fishing Charters. From the serene shores of the Coral Coast‘s Cuvu Beach, take the little ones out for some tropical fishing on the reefs on their Family Fishing Tour – kids under 16 go free! Relax and drink some bubbles as you fish and watch the sun go down on their Sunset Fishing Tour. Or how about the classic? Get out there and catch the big ones, with the likes of mahimahi, tuna, Spanish mackerel, wahoo and sailfish (all depending on the fishing season and conditions) on their Game Fishing Tour! Check out the full list of fishing charters over at coralcoastfishingcharter.com.

Location: Cuvu Beach, Coral Coast, Viti Levu.

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2. Hidden Gem Fiji

Whether you’re a serious angler or just like being out on the water, you’re in for an exciting day out with Hidden Gem Fiji. They offer seven-hour trips departing Port Denarau, exploring the coast of Nadi and taking you to the spots only the locals know about. Your experienced guides will follow what’s in season and get you equipped with high-quality fishing gear. At the end of the day, you can enjoy your catch at a local restaurant where everything has been cleaned up and prepared for you for dinner.

Location: Port Denarau, Viti Levu.

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3. Sigatoka Fishing Charters

Another excellent option on the Coral Coast, Sigatoka Fishing Charters are worth looking up for their big game fishing tours on a private boat. They offer five-hour and seven-hour tours, trolling in the tropical waters for tuna, sailfish and mahimahi. Your guide will take you to great local fishing spots and give tips along the way on how to troll in Fiji’s waters. Lunch and resort transfers are all included.

Location: Sigatoka, Coral Coast, Viti Levu.

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4. PJ’s Sailing Adventures

PJ’s Sailing Adventures has something for everyone, whether you’re looking to catch some big game with a knowledgeable guide or looking for a family-friendly fishing trip. PJ’s offers half-day and full-day fishing charters for private groups, departing at your selected time. Trips depart from Port Denarau and have inclusions such as the opportunity to go for a swim, quality fishing gear, and a bit of sightseeing. The crew will clean up your catch to take away with you. Shared charters are also available should you want a more affordable option. For more options from Port Denarau, also check out the 9 Best Fishing Trips from Denarau.

Location: Port Denarau, Viti Levu.

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5. Freedive Fiji Charters

If you’re looking for something more specialised, chances are that Freedive Fiji Charters does it. They offer deep sea fishing charters to catch bigger-than-you fish to more manageable game fishing charters targeting light to medium fish. Overnight trips are also an option, which includes beachfront accommodation, all meals, all the gear and an experienced guide. Finally, Freedive Fiji Charters also offers spearfishing trips. All of this is available at non-other than the “Adventure Capital”, the Pacific Harbour. Learn more about spearfishing in The Complete Guide to Spearfishing in Fiji.

Location: Pacific Harbour, Viti Levu.

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6. Malolo Fisher Sports

Departing Port Denarau, Malolo Fisher Sports takes keen fishermen and ladies on their huge 14m (45ft) Zikr, fitting up to 25 passengers. The Fijian-owned and run company takes you out to their favourite spots for your choice of sports fishing, deep-sea fishing, GT popping, jigging or bottom fishing. Either way, it’s a great way to cruise around the Mamanuca Islands and the Yasawa Islands for the day.

Location: Port Denarau, Viti Levu.

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7. Sidestep Fiji

For a fully inclusive fishing charter in Fiji, take a look at Sidestep Fiji. Departing Port Denarau, this private fishing charter not only includes top-notch fishing equipment but catering is sorted too with soft drinks, bottled water, snacks, sandwiches and ice available. They even supply sunscreen, fresh towels and snorkelling equipment if you fancy a swim! Whatever adventure you’re seeking, the friendly Fijian captain and his deckhand will ensure fun, fish and a safe time on the water.

Location: Port Denarau, Viti Levu.

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8. Immersion Fiji

Immerse yourself in a half-day, full-day or multi-day fishing and Fijian adventure with Immersion Fiji. This experience from Fiji’s second-largest island, Vanua Levu, is all yours, whether you want to reef fish, bluewater fish, do some spearfishing or combine the experience with waterfall sightseeing, kayaking to a salt lake or enjoy snorkelling and a beach picnic. And if you haven’t booked your accommodation on Vanua Levu yet, their “Total Immersion Package” deals will sort you out there too.

Location: Savusavu, Vanua Levu.

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9. Excitor Fiji

Excitor Fiji might be known for its jet boat excursions, but they also offer fishing and snorkelling trips from Port Denarau. Get onboard Tropic Voyager for a light-hearted four-hour trip on the water. The tour includes reef fishing, snorkelling, sandbars and hopping around the Mamanuca Islands. Alternatively, jump on Reel Game, a 7.2m (24ft) Kelvacat giving anglers plenty of room to work on reeling in the big ones. Trips on Reel Game take anglers to where Fiji’s predatory fish are most abundant. Choose between four and five-hour trips.

Location: Port Denarau, Viti Levu.

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10. Bite Me Game Fishing Charters

Join the world record holders for a day or multi-day excursion on the waters of Kadavu. Bite Me Game Fishing Charters holds over 50 national and IGFA line-class world records, so they know their stuff. What’s more, they offer fishing and accommodation packages on the more off-the-beaten-track Fiji island of Kadavu. Hit them up if you’re interested in Fiji solely for fishing.

Location: Vunisea, Kadavu.

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[CLOSED] Sports Fishing Fiji

Get all the latest technology in fish finding, ray marine systems and more on the 8m (25ft) boat of Sports Fishing Fiji. The fishing charter based at Natadola Bay on the Coral Coast offers a range of fishing options, including sports fishing, game fishing, handline fishing, popper casting, shared charters, reef trawling and the list goes on!

More About Fishing Charters in Fiji

That’s it for our list of the best fishing charters in Fiji! Remember, many of the resorts across Fiji offer their own in-house fishing operation, so check out the 10 Best Fishing Resorts in Fiji for more options. Otherwise, these other guides may be of interest:

Finally, if there’s anything we’ve missed, you’re likely to find it in The Complete Guide to Fishing in Fiji.


Laura S.

This article was reviewed and published by Laura, editor in chief and co-founder of Fiji Pocket Guide. Since arriving solo in the South Pacific over 10 years ago with nothing but a backpack and a background in journalism, her mission has been to show the world how easy (and awesome) it is to explore a paradise such as Fiji. She knows the islands inside-out and loves sharing tips on how best to experience Fiji’s must-dos and hidden gems. Laura is also editor of several other South Pacific travel guides.

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