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Fishing Holiday Thailand

SFC Travel can arrange your trip to Gillhams Fishing Resort from start to finish, including all necessary flights and transfers. A myriad of freshwater fish can be caught from both of these locations including Arapaima Gigas ( 500lb ), Chao Praya catfish ( 130lb ), Giant Freshwater stingray ( 200lb ), Mekong catfish ( 300lb ), Siamese carp ( 160lb ) and Wallago leeri ( 110lb )



Gillhams Fishing Resort

Gillhams Fishing Resort is famous for huge fish in stunning surroundings, plus top class lakeside bungalows and swimming pool. Our lakeside restaurant serves a wide and varied array of meals both Thai and European. Whether you are a specialist angler, someone who just loves fishing or an absolute beginner you are welcome at Gillhams.

We have 49 species of big fish which means that during your stay you should catch your dream fish ( 6 species are in excess of 100lb with numerous fish over 200lb up to 500lb )

Top quality equipment is provided to help you make the most of your fishing adventure.

Professional guides will assist you to the level required, they will help you get to grips with Gillham’s freshwater fishing lake and fish.

The top 6 lake monsters are :

  • Arapaima Gigas ( 500lb )
  • Chao Praya catfish ( 130lb )
  • Giant Freshwater stingray ( 200lb )
  • Mekong catfish ( 300lb )
  • Siamese carp ( 160lb )
  • Wallago leeri ( 110lb )

The lake holds three current and three past IGFA World Records:

  • IGFA World Record Mekong Catfish  ( 260lb )
  • IGFA World Record Siamese Carp   ( 134lb )
  • IGFA World Record Chao Praya   ( previous )
  • IGFA World Record Mrigal Carp   ( 17lb 10 oz )

The fishing at Gillhams is predominantly using bait, we also allow fly fishing on the main lake. We also have a separate lake for fly and lure fishing; this lake has a wide variety of exotic fish from around the globe, these are smaller specimens than the main lake and provide excellent sport on light tackle.

 

 

Species list includes :

  • Arapaima
  • Alligator Gar
  • Amazon Redtail Catfish
  • Arawana
  • Asian Redtail Catfish
  • Barramundi
  • Big Head Carp
  • Black Pacu
  • Black Shark Carp
  • Chao Praya Catfish
  • Chinese Seerfish
  • Common Carp
  • Firewood Catfish
  • Giant Featherback
  • Giant Freshwater Stingray
  • Giant Gourami
  • Giant Snakehead
  • Hoven’s Carp
  • Jau Catfish
  • Java Barb
  • Julian’s Golden Carp
  • Mekong Catfish
  • Mrigal Carp
  • Nile Perch
  • Piraiba
  • Ripsaw Catfish
  • Rohu
  • Siamese Carp
  • Spotted Featherback
  • Spotted Sorubim
  • Striped Snakehead
  • Tambaqui
  • Tarpon
  • Tiger Catfish
  • Wallago Attu
  • Wallago Leeri

 

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