Not many know that fishing bestows seamless pleasure. It’s like sitting amidst a serene location, staring at the flowing water, crafting the perfect angle and keeping your patience level high to catch big. Thankfully, India is blessed with numerous places where you can cherish the art of fishing.
Ramaganga River, Corbett National Park
Corbett National Park is not only popular for tiger spotting but it also lures many travellers who wish to indulge in fishing. The Ramganga River here acts home to numerous species of fish like the Goonch, Mahseer, Brown Trout, etc. As per angling experts, it is a great river for both novice as well as experts.?
Pancheshwar, Mahakali River, Uttarakhand
Pancheshwar is a serene heaven where you can relish ample of peace away from city crowd. It acts host to the International Angling Competition in the month of March every year. Night fishing is extremely popular here. Travellers can take local guide to know the place more closely.
Kosi River, Uttarakhand
River Kosi is ideal to enjoy fishing in the months of October and June. The most popular fishing and angling spots in Kosi are Betalghat and Chhara. Hotels and resorts dotted here can easily arrange fishing permits. Apart from fishing, it is also an ideal place to sit on the banks and cherish the natural beauty sprawling around.
Jia Bhoroli River, Assam
The north-eastern state of Assam is a heaven for fishing enthusiasts. Here an annual angling competition is organised in November in which people participate from all over the world. The Jia Bhoroli River here is home to numerous species of fish some of which include Golden Mahseer, Saal, Gorua, Korang and Boka.
The streams in the hill station of Munnar and the Elephant Lake are ideal for fishing. This God’s own Country is a heaven of Mother Nature. Visit here between October and March and catch some popular fish species like Sardines, Pomfret, Tuna and Mackrel.
This coastal paradise is perfect for saltwater fishing. Being home to the world's best beaches, reefs and diving, Andaman and Nicobar Islands give you opportunity to catch a large variety of fish species some of which include Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Sailfish, Yellow fin Tuna, Dogtooth Tuna and Dorado. If game fishing excites you, then this is an ideal place for you.
The beach paradise of India, Goa remains a popular angling destination in the country. Here beaches like Agonda beach and Vagator beach welcome numerous fishing lovers where they can catch fish species like Soormai, Salmon, Mullet, Ladyfish or catfish, Rockfish and Stingray. These beaches look extremely beautiful and make an ideal place for day picnic.