Thailand is an amazing place and with all the different species of fish that live there, we thought it was time to offer them to you. We have access to the one and only Predator Lake, which we can offer Exclusively to our anglers and give them the chance to do battle with such a fish as Arapaima and the famous Redtail Catfish that grow to gigantic sizes.
This is truly a unique and exclusive way to see Thailand. For those of you who have not yet heard about this lake, it is located 2 hours drive from Bangkok. The water is around 5 acres with grass banks all round, which offers awesome fishing for numerous Thai native and non-native predator species, either by lure or Fly Fishing. A big population of Arapaima up to 180 kg inhabits the lake.
You will be based in Bangkok and will be fishing the Bung Sam Lan lake for your first day. You will then be transferred to the riverside hotel where you will stay whilst you fish the predator lake for 3 days, once your time at Predator lake is done you will be transferred back to Bangkok where you will then fish the Bung Sam Lake for one more day. This package has been made exclusive for Sportquest Holidays customers and is the best way to get to fish many different waters around Bangkok.
You will be fishing in Thailand the land of the big fish! These lakes are stocked to the brim with some truly amazing, monster freshwater fish. As your holiday starts and ends in Bangkok, we have included your first and last day fishing for Catfish at Bung Sam Lan Lake, which is a great way to start and end your stay. You will have your own personnel guide with you every step of the way ensuring you get the most out of your holiday.
The Mekong Giant Catfish in Bung Sam Lan originates from The Mekong River, hence, the name. They are known as the real giants of the Catfish world. As well as the super hard fighting Mekong Catfish you will also have the chance to do battle with the stunning Red-tailed Catfish, these fish make for brilliant photographs when caught.
A big draw to these lakes is the fact that Arapaima is stocked there, the Arapaima is a very sought after fish and with them reaching sizes in excess of 300lb this is a great destination to head to and try and catch one. With the tackle, all provided there are no worries that your tackle will not be up to the job as the guides will ensure that it can handle these tough and hard fighting species.
On the complex, there is a central covered area, which provides a welcome break from the sun and is where you can purchase cold drinks and food. This lake is strictly open for lure and fly-fishing only, as generally live or dead bait fishing is prohibited.
However, we have made a special exclusive agreement with the lake’s owner, so if you fancy a change, starting 2.00 PM to 7.30 PM, our clients are allowed to fish free lining or bottom fishing using live or dead bait.
When at these lakes you will have English speaking guides with you at all times to ensure that your fishing holiday goes as smoothly as it can. They will also be transferring you from the hotels to the lakes each day so you will be able to build a great bond with them. Local fishing guides know their way around so if you fancy doing anything other than fishing they will be able to assist in any way you need.
If you have any questions regarding a Fishing Holiday to IT Lake Monster, on any of the freshwater fishing trips we offer, then contact us in the office. Our experienced team will be happy to help you with any queries you have. You can explore all our Thailand fishing Holidays here. Don’t forget to request your free brochure.