One of the last authentic good-ole-fashion-true-classic-old-school experiences is going out on the open ocean on a sport fishing boat, baiting a hook, casting a line, feeling a bent rod and reeling in a fighting fish.
Offering many fishing charter options; departing from Honokohau Harbor, Kailua-Kona, Hawaii.
4 hr. Private Sport Fishing Charters starting at $600 (max 6 pax)
6 hr. Private Sport Fishing Charter $780 (max 6 pax)
6 hr. Shared Sport/Bottom Combo Trip $200 pp (3 pax) $300 pp (2 pax) March & April Only
8 hr. Private Sport Fishing Charters $880 (max 6 pax)
8 – 10 hr. Shared Sport Fishing Charters $187 pp (max 6 pax) Tuesdays & Fridays
10 hr. Pvt. Sport Fishing Charters $950 (max 6 pax)
12 hr. Pvt. Deep Sea Sport Fishing Charters $1330 (max 6 pax) Overnight $1500
Charter Desk is open everyday from 8:30 am – 4:30 pm Hawaii time.
FISHING CHARTERS ARE OFTEN RESERVED WEEKS EVEN MONTHS AHEAD OF TIME, ESPECIALLY DURING PEAK SEASONS (WINTER/SUMMER MONTHS) WE DO RECOMMEND BOOKING IN ADVANCE.
Sport fishing trips are a great way to create a lifetime memory and the Big Island is one of the best and most beautiful places to go offshore big game fishing in the world!
Marlin – Mahi Mahi – Tuna – Wahoo
Giant Trevally | Bigeye Tuna | Amberjack | Wavyback Bonita
Pacific Blue Marlin (Kajiki) | Striped Marlin (Nairagi) | Black Marlin (A’u) | Pacific Short-Nosed Spearfish (Hebi) | Broadbill Swordfish (Mekajiki) | Mahi-Mahi (Dolphin Fish, Dorado) | Wahoo (Ono) | Moonfish (Opah) | Sickle Pomfret (Monchong) |Yellowfin Tuna (Ahi) | Bigeye Tuna (Shibi) | Albacore Tuna (Tombo Ahi) | Skipjack Tuna (Aku) | Wavyback Bonita (Kawakawa) | Long-Tail Red Snapper (Onaga) | Pink Snapper (Opakapaka) | Blue-Green Snapper (Uku) | Sea Bass (Hapu`upu`u) | Amberjack (Kahala) |Giant Trevally (Ulua)
Big Island has four fishing seasons, click this link to view: Best Time of Year to Catch Each Fish Species
The fishing on Big Island is great year round. The island is located in the middle of the Pacific Ocean and the waters surrounding the island have some of the best sport fishing in the world. Kailua-Kona offers a variety of fishing charter options from private and shared group deep sea fishing and inshore bottom fishing. Contact us 808-319-4667 so we can assist you with arranging the best sport fishing experience on the Big Island.
Big Island Fishing Trips
There are a variety of fishing trip options to choose from: Deep sea fishing, bottom fishing, half-day, full-day, morning trips, afternoon trips. Whatever type of fishing experience you are looking for we can make it happen. Fishing charters departing from multiple Island of Hawaii locations; Kailua-Kona, Waikoloa, Kawaihae, Keauhou Bay and Hilo.
When Sport Fishing what do we fish for?
Blue Marlin, Striped Marlin, Short Billed Spearfish, Yellowfin Tuna, Wahoo. Mahi Mahi.
Where do your charters depart from?
We offer many different fishing charter options departing from multiple island locations on the Big Island; Kailua Kona, Honokohau Harbor | Waikolua & Waimea, Kawaihae Harbor.
Do we get to keep the fish that is caught?
Crew will cut enough fillets for you to have a nice meal to enjoy during your stay on island. Traditionally in Hawaii the catch policy is at the discretion of the Charter Captain and the majority of the fish goes to the crew to assure none of the fish caught is ever wasted.
Are children allowed on charters?
Yes, though different charters and boats each have their own strict minimum age policy’s mostly set for the safety of the child.
When Bottom Fishing what do we fish for?
Goatfish, Nabeta, Rainbow Runner, Amberjack, Giant Trevally, Bluefin Trevally.
How do I book a fishing charter?
Call the Big Island Charter Desk 808-319-4667. All charter bookings must be reserved in advance with a credit card.
Can we bring alcohol on the boat?
Yes, however fishing charters are not ‘booze cruises’ safety first, please drink responsibly.
Do I need a fishing license, need to bring my own tackle or ice?
No, boat supplies all license, fishing gear and ice. Crew will choose the best tackle, bait and lures for the conditions of that day.