choosing the right fishing safari

Stuck in which fishing trip to choose? Let us help you make the right decision:

How to choose the right fishing safari?

Your fishing time is precious and with so many different fishing trips on offer, knowing which trip to do can be a challenge. Over 20 years of offering tiger fishing in Zambia, Wildman Fishing Co has settled on this selection of trips and fisheries to work with that have consistently delivered quality experiences for a range of tiger fishing enthusiasts.

The below also offers some basic pointers to help you decide which trip your name should be on.

ideal dates: august – december

UPPER ZAMBEZI safari

A 5 night fishing safari at Mutemwa Lodge 

august – december
3, 4 or 5 nights
lodge accommodation
zambezi exclusivity

Three reasons this trip could be for you:

Serenity & Hospitality

You appreciate outstanding owner run hospitality and service at a beautiful lodge on the banks of the Zambezi where nothing is too much trouble.

Zambezi River Exclusivity

You value having 30km+ of the Upper Zambezi almost exclusively to yourself as the lodge shares it’s water with only one other campsite

Remote Fishing Experience

You don’t mind the extra travel time to enjoy the benefit of remote and varied fishing water that is mainly fished with lure and fly.

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ideal dates: AUGUST – DECEMBER

SIOMA BAROTSE safari

A 5 night fishing safari combining two different camps on two different parts of the Zambezi Rive
august – december
5 nights
lodge + camping

rivers, waterfalls, gorges

Three reasons this trip could be for you:

A 2 – in -1 Experience

You want to fish 2 different parts of the Zambezi and stay in 2 totally different camps (Sioma Mobile Camp and Mutemwa Lodge)  setup over a length of 80km of river.

You fish gorges & waterfalls

You want to fight large tigerfish on deep, gorge water below the Zambezi’s second biggest waterfall.

“Jacuzzi” Zambian Style

As a break from fishing, you want to have a beer on G & T in a natural “Jacuzzi” in the Ngonye Falls

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available dates: april – june

KWAMASHI FLOODPLAINS

A 4 / 5 night tiger fishing safari in the Kwamashi Floodplains

set dates: april – june
DURATION: 5 nights
mobile camping
remote fishing experience

Three reasons this trip could be for you:

Private & Remote

You want to fish on a piece of river that has hardly ever been seen, let alone fished.

Mobile Camp Experience

You are looking for the most remote and private water possible and enjoy the mobile safari camp experience.

Large Quantities of fish

The size of the fish is not as important to you as catching a lot of fish, especially tiger fish and bream.

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available dates: july – august

barotse FLOODPLAINS

A 5 night mobile safari on the remote Lungwebungu River in the Barotse Floodplain
set dates: july / august
DURATION: 5 nights
mobile camping experience
140km of river

Three reasons this trip could be fo you:

FULLY MOBILE EXPERIENCE

Each night be spent at a different spot on the Lungwebungu river. Our support team moves ahead of you each day to setup the next camp so the only thing you need to worry about is where to make the next cast!

MINIMAL FISHING PRESSURE

You will have 140kms of the Lungwebungu River to yourself that hasn’t been fished since 2016!

AN EXCLUSIVE FISHING EXPERIENCE

The turquoise water, white sandy beaches and mud walls of the Lungwebungu have produced incredible fish for us over the seasons and with our smaller groups and wider area of operations, we are able to give anglers one of the exclusive and private tiger fishing experiences possible.

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2021/22 fishing safaris
contact us

Contact James Williams
Tel: +27 72 536 1337
james@hiddengemstravelco.com

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