Embark on the Ultimate
Tiger Fishing Adventure

Save up to *USD1,585 per person with our
4-night Tiger Fishing Package

Discover the heart of the Zambezi River’s wild beauty. Home to the legendary Tiger Fish, Baines’ River Camp offers an unparalleled fishing experience. Gear up for the thrill of reeling in the ferocious Hydrocynus vittatus, known for its vigorous fight and awe-inspiring agility.

*The total savings depicted is based on Baines’ River Camp’s High Season rate of USD895/pppn, and serves only as a reference. Actual savings may vary depending on time-of-year and other extenuating factors.

*Savings figures represented are based on the High Season rate of USD895pppn. Actual savings realised may vary depending on the time of year and other extenuating factors.

*The total savings depicted is based on Baines’ River Camp’s High Season rate of USD895/pppn, and serves only as a reference. Actual savings may vary depending on time-of-year and other extenuating factors.

Embark on the
Ultimate Tiger
Fishing Adventure

Save up to *USD1,585 per person on our 4-night Tiger Fishing Package

Tackle the Zambezi Tiger Fish

Enjoy a 4-night Tiger Fishing Getaway for USD1,995ppfor just $1,995.00/pp”

Offering arguably the best sports fishing experience in the world, the fierce Tiger Fish has attracted avid anglers to Southern Africa for decades. Their ellusivity and overall fighting power have earned them an esteemed reputation the world over.


The Lower Zambezi’s deep and flowing waters have created the perfect environment for these monster fish to thrive. And Baines’ River Camp has access to some of the best Tiger Fishing spots available on the Lower Zambezi.


Our 4-night Tiger Fishing package was designed to give you the best chance at landing this fish time and again. Enjoy twice-daily fishing excursions on your full days here to pull in as many Tigers as you can.

What to Expect from Our 4-night Tiger Fishing package

Find our standard itinerary for the avid angler looking to get in as much fishing as they can

Day 1: Internal Road Transfer from the Royal Airstrip to Baines’ River Camp. Settle in after your travels, or if you’re ready to start reeling: we can set off for an afternoon of fishing.

Days 2 – 4: Our Tiger Fishing Package includes 2 excursions from the camp per day (morning and afternoon). You have the luxury of utilising both to spend as much time on the water as possible. If you’d prefer to, though, you are also welcome swap out any fishing excursion for one of our other activities on offer.

Day 5: Set off for your last session with a rod in hand. Once you’re back, we’ll have another internal road transfer organised to the Royal Airstrip for you.

Discover the Zambezi Tiger Fish

Dive into the world of the Tiger Fish.

Esteemed for its fierce teeth and robust build, this predator thrives across the Zambezi’s diverse habitats. Learn what makes this species a top target for anglers worldwide and gear up for the challenge of a lifetime.

Tiger Fishing techniques used at Baines’ River Camp:

Best Times and Prime Locations

The best time of year for your fishing adventure is from September to November and March to April, with conditions ideal for Tiger Fishing. However, you can fish all year round.

From the breathtaking vistas of the Lower Zambezi to the iconic Victoria Falls and the serene waters of Lake Kariba, each location offers a unique backdrop for your fishing quest.

Custom Fishing Packages

If our 4-night Tiger Fishing package doesn’t quite fit your needs, Baines’ River Camp can offer a variety of fishing packages designed to suit any angler. Whether you’re seeking a quick getaway or an extensive fishing expedition, we offer the perfect blend of adventure, luxury, and unforgettable experiences. Fishing can either be done on a half or full day basis depending on your preference. Your group will be assigned a dedicated guide and boat for the duration of your stay.

Get in touch with our team to find out more about accommodation, guided fishing excursions, and access to prime fishing spots, and we’ll help you plan the perfect tiger fishing package for you.

Tiger Fishing techniques used at Baines’ River Camp:

Gear Up with Our Fishing Equipment

Equipped for Success

Whether you’re a seasoned angler or new to the sport, Baines’ River Camp provides high-quality fishing gear for hire. From sturdy rods and reels to a selection of baits and lures designed to attract Tiger Fish, we ensure you’re well-prepared for the waters ahead.

With regards to your primary flyfishing tackle, you will need to bring your own gear. 

“We had a wonderful time at Baines.”

The service was fantastic. The staff were amazing and took excellent care if us. The rooms are beautiful and spacious. We were lucky enough to see 4 lions on our game drive.
~ Tripadvisor review, July 2023

“Wow what an experience .”

Chalets absolutely beautiful as was the lodge. From the time we arrived the staff made us feel like royalty. Tiger fishing was amazing and the staff were all so good with the kids. We just loved our trip.
~ Tripadvisor review, December 2023

Commitment to Conservation

At Baines’ River Camp, we are dedicated to the conservation of the Zambezi River’s ecosystem. Our catch and release policy not only respects the natural habitat of the Tiger Fish but also ensures that future generations can enjoy the thrill of fishing. Join us in preserving this magnificent river for years to come.

Plan Your Zambezi Fishing Adventure

Ready for an unforgettable journey?

Complete the contact form below to enquire about your Zambezi Tiger Fishing adventure. Immerse yourself in the raw beauty of the Zambezi, challenge the mighty Tiger Fish, and create memories that will last a lifetime. Let the adventure begin!

*Savings figures represented are based on the High Season rate of USD895pppn. Actual savings realised may vary depending on the time of year and other extenuating factors.

*The total savings depicted is based on Baines’ River Camp’s High Season rate of USD895/pppn, and serves only as a reference. Actual savings may vary depending on time-of-year and other extenuating factors.

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Bookings & Enquiries

Contact details

Contact Linda Fisher:

Tel: +27 (0)33 342 7498
Whatsapp: +27 (0)82 806 4074

Send an email

Dates & Seasons

Lodge is open:

1 March – 30 November

Green Season:

1 Mar – 30 June & 1 – 30 November

High Season:

1 July – 31 October

Secret Season Long Stay Special

November 2023, Stay 3 Nights, Pay for 2, USD1480-00 per person per package on a fully inclusive basis. Email reservations@bainesrivercamp.com for more information.