Here are the main points about our trips, click the links for more info
When do trips leave and how long are they?
4-4.5 Hours, trips depart mornings and afternoons most days, weather permitting
What gear do we use?
The Akura Boys choose to fish with Shimano & Penn rod and reels. We use a range of different lures like Blackbart and also Maroro (flying fish)
What can we catch?
We regularly catch Tuna, Marlin, Wahoo, Mahi Mahi and a few other species occasionally like Sailfish, Giant Trevally and Barracuda. Some fish are seasonal, click here for more info
What you can see?
See breathtaking views or our Island, Rarotonga from over the reef. Watch as flying fishing fly out from the bow and seasonally we see Humpback Whales and very rarely Sharks, Whale Sharks, Turtles and Dolphins
Can we keep fish?
Captain George will fillet fillet some of the catch for you to take home with you for dinner. We will provide you with enough fish for a couple of decent feeds!
The Akura Crew are the best in the business. All are dedicated knowledgeable local fisherman. Find out more about them here
What's on-board the boat?
We have several boats for different sized groups and conditions. Safety is always our main priority. Check our our fleet here
Akura is dedicated to providing our guests with an awesome experience fishing in the waters off Rarotonga. We pride ourselves on safety first, kitting our boats with all the proper safety gear and having our staff fully trained in first aid. Akura has one of the best catch rates on the island and the boys know their stuff, using a variety of lures and baits that have been proven time and time again in our waters, the crew go above and beyond doing whatever it takes to get that fish on the line for you. We have in season Tuna, Marlin, Mahi Mahi and Wahoo at different times of the year... and sometimes all at the same time! . Lunch and refreshments are provided and we have a big ice bin if you want to bring your own beers. Come and experience the beautiful waters, stunning views and incredible fishing Rarotonga has to offer, our mission is to get you on that fish of a lifetime!
Trips are between 4-4.5 hours and leave mornings and afternoons. We offer shared trips and private charters. Contact us today to book your trip.