Join Misty Dhillon for a 10-day adventure, Golden Mahseer Fishing in Nepal’s, Royal Bardiya National Park. Witness iconic wildlife and habitat on a float trip, 4WD safaris and during guided walks with seasoned expert Ritish Suri. Stay in ideally set river-camps during your float trip and enjoy a stay and safaris based out of your deluxe lodge; Tiger Tops, Karnali.
Nepal has now removed quarantine requirement and offers visa on arrival for fully vaccinated travelers. You would still need a negative PCR report taken 72 hours prior to your flight plus an antigen test on arrival. This article shares more details.
Sunday, October 9, 2022: 2 pm, arrive in Nepal’s capital Kathmandu (KTM). You will be met upon arrival by our representative and chauffeured to a centrally located B&B.
Monday, October 10, 2022: Visit the some historic sights of Kathmandu and spend the day in Nepal’s historic capital.
Tuesday, October 11, 2022: Be chauffeured to the airport after breakfast to board your short flight to Nepalgunj. Be met by your guides and journey to the starting point of your float-trip. After a safety briefing begin your float-trip into the heart of this national park.
Wednesday & Thursday, October 12, 13 2022: Spend the next two days exploring the Babai valley, floating roughy 40 miles by raft through the heart of some of Asia’s finest habitat. You’ll be ending each day while being served by an efficient camp-crew.
Friday, October 14, 2022: End your river-journey shortly after lunch and be chauffeured to Tiger Tops for a refreshing hot bath and delicious dinner.
Saturday & Sunday, October 15, 16, 2022: Spend 2-days exploring the park with your seasoned guides for both wildlife as well as angling opportunities.
Monday, October 17, 2022: After a morning safari, journey back to Nepalgunj with your hosts to board your flight back to Kathmandu.
Tuesday, October 18, 2022:Noon: You will be chauffeured back to the airport to board your flight back home.
Nepal’s specie rich Himalayan foothills and the Terai offer some of the best Golden Mahseer fishing in the world. More specifically the Karnali watershed is probably the mecca for most Nepal bound anglers.
Hosted by Misty Dhillon this exploration follows the Babai river, camping for 3 nights within the national park before spending 3 nights at Tiger Tops, Karnali for wildlife viewing and fishing.
2 nights on arrival and 1 night during departure are spent in Kathmandu.
Please note that all booking are subject to availably during the time of deposit.
The Himalayan Flagship Specie
Golden Mahseer are the iconic freshwater river fish of the Himalayan foothills.
Pound for pound, this Himalayan bio indicator specie offers the world of freshwater fishing some of the most hard fighting abilities and illusive nature that is found alongside some of the world’s rarest wildlife such as the Bengal Tiger, one horned Rhino and the Asiatic elephant.