Sport Fishing Tours

Situated in the Great Lakes region of Eastern Africa, Uganda presents an exciting challenge to anglers aspiring to catch fresh water species like the giant Nile Perch which can weigh up to 80 kilograms, tilapia and tiger fish. Fishing methods vary from the use of trolling lures in Lake Victoria to live bait at Murchison Falls and excursions usually last a few days and require some experience.

Option 1: 4 Day Fishing Trip in Murchison Falls National Park
Day 1 Transfer to Murchison / Visit the top of the falls.
This morning we shall drive south west to Murchison falls National Park. The journey takes you through the famous Luwero triangle and the western arm of the Great Rift Valley. You will drive to go direct to the top of the falls. From which the name of the park-Murchison was derived. While there you will see how the serene Nile forced its self through a narrow gorge about 7 metres to a distance of 50 metres deep producing a deafening roar of white water, wow –an astounding scenery worth not missing. You will then be driven to your lodge.
Dinner and overnight at Paraa Safari Lodge / Red chillie

Day 2 & 3 Launch cruise and Fishing
In the morning you will go for a launch cruise to the bottom of the falls to see some water animals such as hippos, buffaloes, crocodiles, and birds at the shores. You will then spend the rest of the day fishing in some sites at the bottom of the falls. The next day you will spend the whole day fishing. Dinner and overnight at Paraa Safari Lodge / Red chillie.

Day 4 Game drive and drive back to Kampala.
Early in the morning before sunrise you will go for a game drive in the park and then return to the lodge for late breakfast. After breakfast you will then drive back to Kampala to reach in the late afternoon.

Option 2: 7 Day Fishing Excursion at Ssese Islands & Murchison Falls
Day 1: Transfer to Ssese Islands
Early in the morning have breakfast and then transfer to the Ssese Islands on Lake Victoria. You will reach the islands in the afternoon to have lunch and then go fishing in the evening. Dinner and overnight stay will be in one of the island resorts.
Day 2 & 3 Fishing
In the morning you will have a heavy breakfast and then with packed lunch you will go for full day fishing. Return in the evening for dinner and overnight on the Island.
Day 4: Transfer to Murchison Falls
In the morning have breakfast and then transfer to the main Land (Masaka) to drive off to Murchison falls National Park. You will reach the park to drive to the top of the falls from which the name of the park was derived. At the top you will see how the placid Nile is turned into white thunderous foam as it forces itself through a narrow gorge to fall about 45 meters. (It’s stunning). Dinner and overnight at Paraa Safari Lodge / Sambiya River Lodge / Redchillie
Day 5: Boat ride and Fishing.
Early in the morning go for a boat ride to the bottom of the falls, to watch animals like Hippos, crocodiles, buffaloes, and birds. You will return to the lodge for lunch and then in the afternoon go fishing in some sites at the bottom of the falls Dinner and overnight at Paraa Safari Lodge / Sambiya River Lodge / Redchillie
Day 6 & 7: Fishing at the Bottom of the Falls
In the morning you will have breakfast and with packed lunch cruise back to the bottom of the falls to spend the whole day fishing in different fishing sites. Dinner and overnight stay will be at one of the lodging facilities in the park. Have breakfast the next morning and depart for Kampala.
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