Visit TopCats, Koh Samui‘s freshwater fishing resort and you could be hooking in the biggest catch of the day!
The grounds and specimen lake of the TopCats freshwater fishing resort have been thoughtfully designed with their guests in mind on Koh Samui’s largest freshwater lake in Taling Ngam.
Catch an array of large freshwater fish including several species of catfish like Giant Mekong, Red Tail, Wallago and Leopard Catfish. And there’s also an abundance of Carp including Giant Siamese and Jullien’s Golden Prize Carp. Featuring some of the largest freshwater fish species in the world, some of the fish at the Topcat resort, such as Arapaima, weigh up to 265 pounds!
You will find more than 4,000 fish and over 30 different species in the beautiful man-made lake. The TopCats freshwater fishing lake measures 4.35 acres and is 27 feet deep.
The friendly staff of TopCats are always on hand to offer help and advice should you need it and they have tried and tested techniques and baits to catch a particular fish. This means that if you have a favourite freshwater fish, the TopCats staff can give you the unique formula to catch it!
When you are freshwater fishing at TopCats it’s a great way to meet like minded people on holiday. Sit alongside your co fishermen and while away the hours on the edge of the beautiful lake.
There’s also a well stocked TopCats Tackle shop. Get all your angling gear and bait, as well as expert tips and advice from seasoned professionals. All in one place! You can choose to hire or buy your fishing equipment from the tackle shop. Perfect if you are trying the sport out for the first time.
All that fishing can really take it out of you. Why not catch a meal at the aptly named Poachers Paradise Restaurant. They serve an array of Western food alongside some amazing traditional Thai dishes that are guaranteed to hit the spot.
Then after a long days fishing you can get a wetter variety of refreshment in the lively The One That Got Away Bar. Grab a beer or a cocktail and tell some tall tales about the size and weight of the freshwater fish you caught that day.
If all this sounds like bliss to you, then you’d be crazy not to book your place well in advance with Samuipedia. And you never know, if you make the biggest catch of the day you might just make it on the TopCats hall of fame!
4, 6 and 12 hour day tickets are available, valid between 8am-8pm.
TopCats fishing comes with a catch guarantee on their 12 hour fishing package.
*Boilies are made on site and no outside bait is allowed, to preserve the integrity & longevity of the stock. Expect to pay 800-1,500 THB on top of your day entry.