Golden Mahseer Fly Fishing Trips - Bhutan, Nepal & India

  • Journey with pioneering Golden Mahseer fly fishing guide, Misty Dhillon. 
  • Be guided on world-class Golden Mahseer fishing rivers in the Himalayan foothills of Bhutan, Nepal or India.
  • Leave the logistics to us. Time your adventure during the best window of opportunity. As Golden Mahseer habitat is highly migratory, cautious and increasingly threatened due to artificial reservoirs created by hydro electric power plants, making them the fish of a 1001 casts. Be it lure, or fly fishing.
  • Meanwhile, Misty’s fishing travels accompany small groups of just 4-6 anglers. Initiate conservation awareness towards the  fragile habitat of Golden Mahseer. 
  • Every anglers intensions are manifested with our unique 4-part process that focuses on detailed, one-on-one, pre-journey interview(s) that are certainly a critical part of such specie oriented expeditions. 
  • During journey rituals that include stetting up your rigs for productively and efficiently fishing, world-class Golden Mahseer waters. 
  • Another feature in addition to the above is our post journey reflection that honors the potent aspects of Golden Mahseer fishing in India, Nepal or Bhutan that would otherwise be overlooked by most other travel companies. 
  • All of our Golden Mahseer fishing is done using single-barbless hooks as well as catch and release, thus causing awareness toward the conservation of these legendary fish. So dear to the hearts of generations of anglers. 

Golden Mahseer Fishing Trips

Starting from: $ 2,650 pp, double occupancy.

***Due to a recent surge in Covid cases, all Golden Mahseer Fishing destinations (Bhutan, Nepal & India) are currently closed for travel.


Golden Mahseer Fly Fishing in Bhutan

Bhutan's Royal Golden Mahseer

Currently closed for international travel.

Golden Mahseer Fly Fishing in Central Bhutan

Bhutan offers some of the best opportunities for Golden Mahseer fishing in the world. Due to it’s protected status, easy access, sparse human impact and remote, un-pressured waters. 

In addition to being a high value, low impact travel destination. Bhutan’s angling paradise begins with opportunities for trout fishing from the moment you arrive in Paro (international airport). To world class, trophy, un-explored Golden Mahseer waters, located just 4-hrs from the airport. 

  • Duration: 10 days
  • Airport: Bhutan, Paro International Airport (PBH)
  • Starting from: $9,200 per angler


Nepal Golden Mahseer Fishing Babai

Royal Bardiya National Park, Nepal

Currently closed for international travel.

Golden Mahseer Fishing - Western Nepal

Special access floating right through the heart of  Western Nepal’s, Royal Bardiya National Park that offers a seasonal opportunity to combining fly fishing for Golden Mahseer in Nepal and wildlife safaris. Guided by seasoned experts Misty Dhillon, Ritish Suri and Dr. Denis Shrestha, this expedition accesses some truly wild Golden Mahseer waters. 

  • Duration: 10-days
  • Airport: Nepal, Kathmandu International Airport (KTM)
  • Starting from: $7,500 per angler
  • Availability: 2-spots available


Mahseer fly fishing record

Saryu River, India

Currently closed for international travel.

Golden Mahseer Fishing India & Nepal's Frontier

Get seasonal insights for our in-house expert, Misty Dhillon who has spent over 20 years running expeditions in search of the best Golden Mahseer fishing in India. 

Cast to the fish of our dreams under the careful guidance of our seasoned expert, Misty Dhillon. 

  • Duration: 10-12 day options 
  • Airport: India, New Delhi International Airport (DEL) 
  • Starting from: $3,300 per angler


Golden Mahseer Fly Fishing

Mahseer fishing in India's Ramganga River

Currently closed for international travel.

Jim Corbett Park, Northern India

Northern India’s best Golden Mahseer fishing is also an initiation to one of India’s finest national parks. While fishing within the national park is prohibited. Anglers take to the 40 miles of water upriver on the western Ramganga river to fish for Golden Mahseer. 

  • Duration: 8 days 
  • Airport: India, New Delhi International Airport (DEL) 
  • Starting from: $2,650 per angler 

Best Times

Mahseer Fishing Season

Even though seasons for Golden Mahseer fishing as well as fly fishing India, Nepal or Bhutan’s rivers may vary from one river to another. 

Generally speaking, April, May and even early June. September and October are some of the best months for fishing in the Himalayas, especially for Golden Mahseer. 

Schedule your complimentary consultation (virtual) with our in-house expert, Misty Dhillon.

Golden Mahseer Fishing, India

Frequently Asked Questions

International Travel

We recommend planning your Himalayan fishing adventure to Bhutan, Nepal or India quite intensionally. 

In addition, traveling during unprecedented times requires that you cover your fishing or fly fishing adventure with trip cancelation insurance. 

Lastly, visa policies can also change without notice, therefore it is important to plan ahead. 

Virtual Event

Record Breaking Golden Mahseer Flies

Learn to tie record-breaking flies for Golden Mahseer with your host Misty Dhillon. Learn what materials to use, and how to simply tie them onto your hook effectively to entice the Golden Mahseer with a fly-rod.

  • Price: $49.95 
  • Scheduled: Sunday, August 8, 2-4 PM EST
Misty fly fishing for Mahseer


Best Rivers for Golden Mahseer Fly Fishing

Someone recently asked, what my top 3 rivers are, and why? 

A great question that inspired me to write and share some of my personal experiences while fly fishing for Mahseer. 

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Learn about best industry practices, fly fishing techniques that include casting tips and product recommendations. Golden Mahseer fly tying, tips, techniques, best materials. Best Golden Mahseer fishing waters and seasons. Learn from expert guest speakers in the filed of Golden Mahseer fly fishing and conservation. Engage with experts one-on-one.

Golden Mahseer fly fishing

An Iconic Fish

Golden Mahseer of the Himalayas

The iconic Himalayan Golden Mahseer have evolved with the youngest mountain ranges of the world. Not only do they grow well over 50 lbs, they are also some of the most powerful freshwater fish. Illusive in nature as well as beautiful due to their large iridescent, golden scales. 

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Artistic Masterpieces

Zach Otte Art

Our merchandise currently includes artistic masterpieces from our favourite guides. As they represent some of their favourite fish species. These masterpieces also support their passion for fly fishing, communities, rivers and the planet. 

The Mahseer Trust

Because rivers need fish and people need rivers. 

The Experience

  • In contrast to most destination fisheries, Golden Mahseer are considered one of the most notoriously finicky and hard fighting freshwater fish. 
  • Besides fishing; a journey to Bhutan, Nepal or India can also be a great way to expand perspectives through human connection, cultural insights and philosophies of locals sharing habitat with the iconic Golden Mahseer. 
  • Though most importantly, our adventures are a commitment to making quality time for yourself. Pursuing your personal passion to manifest a fishing journey of your dreams by stepping out more intensionally and  with H.E.A.R.T. 

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Our Process

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