The Ssese Islands on Lake Victoria, are uninhabited except by the local fishermen, and are covered in thick, tropical forest home to monkeys and birds. Fish of over 80 kg i.e. Nile perch have been caught. The main method of fishing in the lake is trolling with lures, although fly fishing has been tried as has live bait. The Tilapia of up to 5kg has been caught on bait at R.Nile below Murchison Falls and fishing is normally with live bait. Catfish of over 50kg are often caught in these waters.
DAY 1 – Kampala to Fishing Uganda Safaris
On arrival at Entebbe airport, you’ll be picked by our guide and transfer you to your hotel of choice for relaxation, diner and overnight at hotel Africana (luxury), Namirembe guest house (budget)
Day 2 – (Kampala – Murchison Falls – Fishing Safaris Uganda)
Morning after breakfast, you’ll drive from Kampala through Uganda‘s rolling green hills to Murchison falls national park. Lunch at the park go fishing within the evening for 3 hours at Murchison falls base therefore a relative level of fitness are going to be needed because the good is relatively steep. Within the dramatic pools below the legendary waterfall we’ll be targeting the big Nile Perch which may have been caught in these waters over one hundred Kilos. Dinner and overnight at Paraa safari Lodge /Red chilli camp.
Day 3 – All day Fishing Safaris Uganda
After breakfast, proceed to the river by boat for whole day Fishing Safaris Uganda in search of Nile perch and alternative species many of which may be taken on a fly together with the Awaka a small tiger and also the Ungara. The boat trip is additionally wonderful for game viewing as you’ll be fishing in one among the most effective game viewing areas on the Nile River. Dinner and overnight at Paraa safari Lodge/Red chilli camp.
Day 4 – (Fishing in Murchison Falls)
This day will be fishing the large pools below the falls with lures, live bait and flies for the big perch. Again there are different species that may offer wonderful sport. We are going to take a picnic and lots of cold drinks and spend the day on these glorious pools. Dinner and overnight at Paraa safari Lodge/Red chilli camp.
Day 5 – Drive to Entebbe or Kampala
Morning at leisure, after breakfast, drive to the highest of the falls. Lunch on the way and drive to Entebbe for overnight and dinner at botanical hotel/ Sophie’s motel.
Day 6 – Transfer to Lake Victoria for Fishing Safaris Uganda
After breakfast, you’ll take a ship and go for fishing on lake Victoria. Lunch at Ngamba Island and overnight at G&C’s tented Camp.
Day 7 – Fishing Safaris Uganda in Lake Victoria
Spend the entire day Victoria on all the neighbouring Island of Lake Victoria returning to Entebbe within the evening for overnight at botanical Hotel/Sophie’s motel.
Day 8 – (Airport Transfer- End of Fishing Safaris Uganda)
After breakfast, transfer to the Entebbe airport to catch your flight depending on flight departure times.
This Fishing safari Uganda includes:
.A 4×4 wheel drive safari Vehicle
.Full board Accommodations
.An English speaking guide
.park entrance fees
.ferry crossing fees and boat fees
Fishing Safaris Uganda; excludes;
all personal expenditures like phone calls, tips, cigarettes etc