Fishing in Nepal Highlights

  • Observe more than 118 varieties of freshwater fish in this Himalayan water of Nepal.
  • Inspect more than 185 different species of exotic fish dancing around the fresh Himalayan water of Nepal.
  • Fulfill your desire for Mahseer fishing in Nepal or trout fishing in Nepal.
  • A complete fishing ground for Mahseer, River Catfish, Silver Trout, Fresh Water Eel, Common and Grass Carp.

A fishing tour is a way of relishing with the water and aquatic life; it requires an eco-friendly environment, lots of time & patience. Fishing tour in Nepal is another growing and most enjoyable tourism activity among the fishing adventure lovers. Nepal is one of the best destinations for fishing as it is the second largest country in the world in water resources. There are numerous rivers, lakes, and streams in Nepal where you will get different popular species of fish from large to small. Karnali river, Bheri river, Tamur river, Trishuli, Koshi, Indrawati, Betrawati among others are some of the popular rivers of Nepal, the best places for fishing in Nepal where tourist can enjoy their fishing trips in Nepal. As per the study, it is reported that more than 185 species of fishes are found in Nepal of which trout, catfish, Murrei, rainbow trout, common trout, Golden Mahseer and crap are the popular ones. Hence, Nepal fishing tour provides you an ideal fishing ground to gain an ultimate fishing adventure

Fishing is one of the oldest events of the world. People have been fishing for various purposes since long back. In older days people used to fish for daily livelihood as it was the most and easily available food for the human being because people used to live near streams, rivers, lakes or sea then. The mode of fishing underwent several changes in modern days. People now enjoy fishing as their hobby and are serving as an alternative to hunting to some extent as it (hunting) turned out to be illegal in almost every country. Like hunting sports fishing in Nepal is not well advertised but it is attainable & beneficial.

Fishing in Nepal can be done throughout the year but the recommended best season for fishing in Nepal is February to May and September to November. Among various fishing sports in Nepal Karnali is regarded as the best site for the event. More than 20 species of fish are found here of which Golden Mahseer is the most popular one. The Golden Mahseer (Barbus tor Putitora), was once found in high numbers ranging from Afganistan in the west, through India, Nepal, Bangladesh, Bhutan and Burma (Myanmar). The fishing method for Golden Mahseer is quite like fishing for Steelhead or the Salmon, where one is fishing the swing or the drift. 

The continuous flowing freshwater system in Nepal makes this country best place for fishing rainbow-trout. It is common species of fish that is much preferred in Nepal. There are many farmers in Nepal who these days are relying on trout agriculture.

Like different tours and treks in Nepal, Regulus has designed some best & affordable Nepal fishing tours. Fishing Trips in Nepal organized by Regulus are of various types ranging from a day Fishing Trip to multi-days Fishing Trip. Fishing destination near Kathmandu Valley or Kathmandu can be of a day Fishing Trip whereas away from Kathmandu Valley are categorized under multi-days Fishing Trip. Nepal fishing trip with Regulus offers adequate ground for fishing for the fishing adventure lovers in the Himalayan rivers and lake camps of Nepal.