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Fly Fishing at the Mae Ngad Dam

Chiang Mai : Northern Thailand’s highly-respected fly fishing guides provides Fly Fishing packages in Chiang Mai

Activities by : NG RIVER GUIDE

Activity Information :

The Mae Ngad Dam is a popular tourist destination in Chiang Mai thanks to a number of high-end floating hotels. It is also a popular location among fishers, who pitch up for the day with professional guides and see what they can catch. The Jungle Perch is a common sight in the reservior, growing up to 4kg in weight! They are more commonly caught on light spinning tackle or fly fishing tackle at deeper parts of the reservior.

The guides received a national “Outstanding Performance for Inbound Tour Program” award from the Tourism Authority of Thailand in 2015.

Duration :

  • Running Schedule: Daily trips
  • Duration: Full day trip 
  • Type: Private Trip or Joint Trip
  • Departure Point: Free transportation Starting around 8am, return to the city at 5pm

Itinerary :

9.0 hours total

08:00 a.m.

pick up from your hotel/guest house in Chiang Mai

10:00 a.m.

Arrive at Mae Ngad Dam or Kiu Lom Dam The guide and the team introduce, explain and demonstrate how to do fly fishing , then start the activity.

12:00 p.m.


01:00 p.m.

Continue activity in the afternoon.

05:00 p.m.

Back to the hotel

Included :

1. Free pickup and transfer back to hotel in the city
2. Lunch
3. Guide fishing with experienced local Karen guides
4. Top grade fishing equipment is provided, if you can’t bring yours
5. Flies and leaders provided
6. Toyota 4WD transportation provided for reaching fishing zones
7. Access fees
8. Snacks, drinking water, coffee, tea, and seasonal fruit

Remark : This activity is suitable for people age between 15 – 60 years old.

About Location :

About Activities Host :

Skilled Thailand fishing guides are few and far between . Peerarat "Bobby" Kaotakol owns the local shop and knows what hot and what’s not when it comes to fly fishing spot. During 2015, NG River Guides received the national “Outstanding Performance for Inbound Tour Program” award from the Tourism Authority of Thailand. NG River Guides is a respect, award-wining tour operator. Bobby has served on the local town council, managing the tourism portfolio. Bobby also has a fleet of feel free kayaks and can plan a day kayaking on a river for you and your friends.