Fly-fishing in Iceland
The isolated rivers of Kaldakvisl and Tugnaa are known for producing large,
strong trout and Arctic char, some of which reach 3-10lb. Iceland's unique,
volcanic landscape forms the backdrop. A three-night weekend trip through
Discover the World (01737 218800, www.discover-the-world.co.uk)
costs from £1,125 per person, including flights to Keflavik.
Fly-fishing in Cuba
The island of Cayo Largo lies in a huge flats area and its channels are
teeming with snapper, grouper, jack, and snook of more than 30lb. Captivating
Cuba (08444 129916, www.captivatingcuba.com)
organises a two-week break from £1,250 per person, including 14 nights' full
board and return flights from Gatwick.
Trout fishing in Slovenia
The Soca river has a plentiful supply of marble and brown trout. Go Fishing
Worldwide (020 8742 1556, www.gofishingworldwide.co.uk)
has seven-night trips costing from £850, including return flights to
Ljubljana and three days' guided fishing.
Trout fishing in Morocco
Visitors can now fish the wild brown trout of the Tessaout Valley in the high
Middle Atlas on a two-day excursion. A six-night stay in May through The
Best of Morocco (0845 026 4588, www.realmorocco.com)
costs from £1,097 per person, including flights from Gatwick and four nights
at the boutique Tigmi hotel.
Bonefishing in Venezuela
The Los Roques archipelago is known for an abundance of bonefish. Visitors go
on a skippered boat with an English-speaking guide. Sunvil Traveller Latin
America (020 8568 4499, www.sunvil.co.uk)
has trips from £3,937, including return flights to Caracas and 14 nights'
Mahseer fishing in India
Close to the Corbett Tiger Reserve, the Western Ramganga has some fine
mahseer (carp) fly fishing. Go Fishing Worldwide (020 8742 1556, www.gofishingworldwide.co.uk)
has a 10-night holiday from £2,995, including return flights with Virgin
Dorado fishing in Argentina
The hard-fighting golden dorado is now increasingly a target in Argentina's
warm water rivers. Wild and Exotic (01439 748401, www.wildandexotic.co.uk)
can arrange three days' fishing and a four-day tour of Salta province from
£2,475 per person, including flights.