1 day Uganda fishing tour
Our 1 day fishing tour in Uganda will take you to Lake Victoria for a wonderful fishing experience. There are many water bodies in Uganda such as Rivers, swamps, man-made lakes where fishing is possible. Uganda is among the favourite big game fishing destination in Africa. Lake Victoria is home to various species of fish such as the Tilapia, Nile Perch, cat fish and others. Due to the conservation measures that have been put in place, such as abolishing fishing on very young fish products. Today there is a chance to catch a fish which weighs over 40kg.
During your fishing adventure, you will be driven to Jinja. Jinja is a renowned colonial city which is famous for being the source of R. Nile. We have a great team of drivers who shall drive you to Jinja. Our tour guides have been part of several fishing safaris and they will be able to share their wonderful tips.
There are different fishing intervals in Jinja. One which starts from 9am- 1pm and another starts from 1pm – 5pm. And this makes it possible to take a half day or full day fishing experience.
Most our tours start in Kampala, the capital city of Uganda however, whenever location that you will be in Uganda, we shall organize the best pickup service for you.
The road trip to Jinja from Kampala usually takes 1 hour and 30 minutes. Jinja is 85km away from Kampala. . You will drive many sugar and tea plantation as well as past Mabira forest, the biggest forest in Uganda. Upon arrival, you will meet the expert anglers who will travel with you deep into Lake Victoria for fishing. You will be offered with standard fishing nets and later on the fishing experience will begin. The expert anglers know the current fishing grounds in the lake and you will be taken to such spots. You will have a remarkable experience while listening to the wealth of knowledge from these fishermen. On the lucky day, you will be able to get a good catch. It is a lifetime experience to catch fish on Lake Victoria. Imagine catching a Nile Perch weighing over 20 kilograms. This is possible. After the fishing, you will sail back to the shores where you will have the opportunity to taste some of fried fish and Later, you will be driven back to Kampala. It is possible to be part of other activities such as bungee jumping, rafting, horse riding, and canopy walk
The tour includes:
Transportation to Jinja, Fishing equipment, lunch, guide fees
The tour excludes
Visa fees, Flight from and to Uganda, Tipping, Drinks apart from those served on meals