Lui Charters Vava’u

If you happen to spend your next vacation in Tonga, give Lui Charters Vava’u a try. Novice anglers to professional fishermen, everyone will be in great hand with this experienced crew!

Hone your skills and target the deepwater species, pelagics of the Tonga tropics, and everything else that patrols the local waters. Just name the species you’d like to go for and the crew will accommodate. The Lui brothers offer a 10-hour adventure for Giant Trevally and Dogtooth Tuna, where you never know what else you may find at the end of your fishing line. Wahoo and Barracuda are also among the popular catches!

Their boat is a 36’ Kaika center console. It is a comfortable boat that can accommodate up to 6 anglers. It is powered by twin 225 HP Yamaha engines and can get you to the fishing grounds quickly and safely. The boat is rigged with top-notch gear for heavy tackle fishing, bottom fishing, popping, and jigging. There is also a GPS and a fishfinder on board, along with an icebox for your refreshments and the catch.

All trips include the use of rods, reels, tackle, bait, and lures. First mate will be there to assist you throughout the adventure. Snacks, soft drinks, and water will also be available on board.

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  • Private trip
    10 Hour Trip - GT & Dogtooth Tuna
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    10 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    up to 6 persons
    You will be heading to some of the world class fishing grounds for the likes of Giant Trevally and Dogtooth Tuna.
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About the Charter Operator

Lui Charters
Neiafu, Tonga
1 Fishing Reports
Response time 16 hours
Member since August 2014
Captain Lole Lui and his two brothers are local Tongans who have been fishing all their lives in the Vava’u waters in Tonga. Fishing is what they know and do best. Name your species they will show you or give you tips on the best way to hook them.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Barracuda (Great) Barracuda (Great)
Trevally (Giant) Trevally (Giant)
Tuna (Dogtooth) Tuna (Dogtooth)
Wahoo Wahoo

Boat Specs

Kaika Boats (Center console) originally built in 2013. Powered by 2 225HP Yamaha engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 40 knots.

36 ft
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Deep Sea Fishing


Life Jackets
Ice Box
Life Jackets
Ice Box

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
First Mate
Fishing License


Deposit non-refundable
Deposit non-refundable under normal circumstances. If the captain cannot run the trip due to unsafe weather conditions, your booking can be moved to another date or canceled free of charge.
Pickup included in price
Transfer from hotels or jetties in Neiafu to departure site is available and included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
Catch and Release Allowed


Book with 15% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 15% deposit to guarantee your reservation.
Pay remaining balance to captain
The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the charter operator on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods: