Top Fishing Spots in South Africa

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Top Fishing Spots in South Africa

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A vacation is not complete if you don’t get some kind of souvenir from your trip or if you cannot complete the adventures that you are supposed to experience during your vacation. One certain activity that gives you both a souvenir and taste of adventure is fishing. In South Africa, there are so many fishing spots not only to enjoy fishing but also seek adventure, enjoy the scenery, take in some fresh air and experience tranquility. Here are some places in South Africa where you can relax and enjoy fishing:

Highlands Meander, Mpumalanga

A place known for its majestic highlands and has a lot of untouched fishing waters. It offers accommodation that would be suitable for you to find the best spot for your fishing needs and the best place to relax and just enjoy the breathtaking view.

Rhodes, Eastern Cape

Rhodes is home to trouts and is known for its beautiful beaches. Its bubbling streams and open fields on either sides will make your fishing worthwhile.

Northern Cape, Dundi Lodge, Augrabies

Situated in close proximity to Augrabies Falls, this place is suitable for guests looking for a tranquil retreat either for leisure or corporate retreat. This place does not only offer a serene retreat but also a place of fun. Its amenities include swimming pool, secure parking and free wifi for its guests who are looking to update their social media profiles of their travels. Augrabies is home to a lot of fresh water fish making it ideal for fly fishing or just fishing in general.

Fishing spots in south africa

Cheerio Trout Fishing Holiday Resort, Haenertsburg, Limpopo

This place is not only breathtaking but it also boasts the best place for trout fishing. It has a well-stocked dam on the property and at an owned property at the Letaba, a 20-minute drive away. This is not only a serene place for fishing but a place near to a lot of adventures such as national hiking trails that are great for quad biking and kloofing.

Tillietudlem Game & Trout Lodge, Impendle,

This place is the gem of the midlands. It is set in a secluded valley on the southern side of the Inhluzane Mountain. It also offers unique and a variety of wildlife experiences such as game walks, trout fishing, mountain biking and many more. It has four trophy dams suitable for tranquil trout fly fishing. Anyone can surely get a catch in this beautiful place.

Elephant Coast

The Elephant Coast in the Eastern Cape guarantees guests an extraordinary fishing safari encounter, with phenomenal game fishing openings, specifically at Cape Vidal and Sodwana. Different species, for example, shad, grunter, salmon, garick and kingfish can be yours as you meditate into its breeze.

Cape Point

The Indian Ocean meets at Cape Point. Cape Point offers a lot when it comes to its deep see fishing. A lot of predominant offshore fish species are found here from yellow fin tuna to the occasional and rare Dorado. With a lot of patience and available bait, you can get as many as you want.

Fishing is not only a sport but also a great way to pass the time. While you meditate and stare at the valleys afar or the horizon in the middle of the sea, you will surely feel not only the beating of your heart as you fell in love with the place but also the string on your rod as you reel in the first catch of the day.

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