Fishing Safaris - Southern Africa

View all freshwater Fishing Safaris in Southern Africa - Zimbabwe, Zambia, Botswana, Namibia

Locations in areas such as the Upper and Lower Zambezi valley, Chobe and Okavango rivers and of course Lake Kariba


Fishing Southern Africa

Opportunities for fishing in southern Africa are many: Surf angling, big game fishing, fishing from a lake kariba tender boat, fly fishing.

Fish on Africa's great rivers, the Zambezi and Okavango. (Year round except Jan & Feb)

In South Africa try some sport fishing, fly or bass fishing - in Mozambique try your hand at big game fishing (Marlin) in the blue waters of the Indian ocean.


Lake Kariba.

Good fishing occurs throughout the year but best time for tiger fishing is September/October.

Lake Kariba is every fisherman's dream destination and anglers come from all over the world to test their skills against the ferocious tiger.

Explore the lake on a houseboat - fun for the whole family - superb fishing - great relaxation - great place.


Okavango River

Lots of fishing options - either from Lodges on the panhandle in both Namibia and Botswana or rent a houseboat.

The Kubu Queen offers a Botswana Fly Fishing Safari service.

The Okavango River's pristine waters boasts a variety of fish and the river also supports a great variety of birdlife.


Zambezi River

- Lower Zambezi (Below Kariba) - Upper Zambezi (Upstream of Victoria Fall) January on the floodplains is breeding time for a variety of species ranging from robbers and barbs to bulldogs and bream.

As the water levels continue to rise, reaching their highest in May, try fly fishing over the months of May, June and July.

Fishing Safaris - Southern Africa

Lake Kariba

Okavango River

Zambezi River


Useful Info


Mana Pools Fishing Lodges

Victoria falls Fishing Lodge

Zambezi Fish Species | 2


Kariba Tiger Fishing Tournament

Held in October every year

Tiger Fishing tips


Kariba Matusadona | 2 | Kariba houseboats

fact file

Kariba Fishing | Facts | Fish Species | 2
Nyaminyami | Houseboats
| Tiger Fish Competition | Kariba Travel Tips


Kariba | Google Events

Guide African Animals
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Namibia | South Africa
Zimbabwe | Zambia

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