We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: 21/596 Soi Navamin 42 Navamin Rd | Bungkum Bangkapi, Bangkok 10240, Thailand
Phone Number: +66 02-734-9272
Website

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 144 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 66
    Excellent
  • 35
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Top Catfishing in Thailand.

Here on holiday, brought some light tackle as I usually fish for smaller stuff, but my wife suggested we tried Bungsanram, as she knew a big cat was on my bucket list! Had been to... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
hunterlah0ne
,
Sunderland, United Kingdom
Add Photo Write a Review

144 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 120: English reviews
Benbrook, Texas, United States
Level Contributor
6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'm go fishing regularly and love catching alligator gar in the Trinity River in Texas. These Mekong catfish fight harder than those alligator gar! My wife and I caught all we could handle in a few short hours. Lost way more fish than we caught, but just two fish will wear you out for the day :) This is a... More 

Helpful?
Thank Gilbert C
Sunderland, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Here on holiday, brought some light tackle as I usually fish for smaller stuff, but my wife suggested we tried Bungsanram, as she knew a big cat was on my bucket list! Had been to Sekunar Fishing day before and landed 3 Sawai up to 10kg, so needed to beat that. Was NOT disappointed! We hired a rod, bought license... More 

Helpful?
Thank hunterlah0ne
Sydney, Australia
Level Contributor
60 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The place was moderately expensive and miles from Bangkok city.It was beastly hot and the fishing was strenuous as the lake is alive with Mekong catfish.However there are few other species and no red tailed catfish.I prefer Jurassic Mountain in Cha Am

Helpful?
Thank mick c
Singapore, Singapore
Level Contributor
9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went by taxi to the Bungsamran fishing park. Two teenagers truly enjoyed themselves for the day. We hired a guide and he teach us how to bait the hook. We caught about seven fishes and a few got away. Lunch at the place was local and authentic. We also tried the catfish dish, like fried fish floss. Quite good.... More 

Helpful?
Thank lim k
Illinois
Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

First time to Bangkok and wanted to catch the Mekong Catfish. My wife and I decided to go to Bungsamaran. We are staying at the Grand Hyatt and we took a taxi $250 thb. We got a bungalow with a guide that cost $5100 THB. All in all had a good experience it would have been great if our guide... More 

Helpful?
Thank jamesjgable
Adelaide, Australia
Level Contributor
9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

Excellent days fishing. I didn't book first, just arrived at 2pm and was greeted by a friendly Thai man with excellent English (Kartun) who explained everything to us. We got a resort ABC(air-con) for 8 hours but only used it for 2 hours after fishing when we got a massage. My guide was great, very friendly also. Constant hookups the... More 

Helpful?
Thank Matt H
Level Contributor
20 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

Arrived at the fishing park at about 9 am after an hours drive from Lumpini area of BKK. Hired the package (recommended for first timers and beginner fisherman) that included all equipment, room hire (you'll only need the fan room) and a fishing guide for the day. Provided you can last the full 8 hours in the heat and humidity,... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank David S
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
18 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2016

My friend and I fished a session and caught 12 catfish the biggest 60kilo it is worth paying for a guide as he has all the local knowledge and experience especially for a beginner we only used 1 rod each but the fish are so plentiful , if we had used 2 we would have had 2 fish on at... More 

Helpful?
Thank michael r
Norwich, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
31 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2016

So booked this for my husband for his birthday but also for our 3rd day of our honeymoon, and he absolutely loved it, booked in the uk, paid when we got there was picked up from the hotel in Bangkok driven to the lake, taken to our bungalow which was great massive shaded aread with ceiling fan for me watching,... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Gems1204
Manama, Bahrain
Level Contributor
497 reviews
254 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2016 via mobile

This is my second time in bungsamaran. It is the biggest artificial lake fishing park in bangkok. The package of a day fishing with one guide, fish food , bungalow is 5000 baht. Add to it your transport and food. Good aspects : 1.in bangkok, less than an hour drive from city center. 2. Good guides, if hire one of... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank drjsaleh

Travelers who viewed Bungsamran Fishing Park also viewed

 
Bangkok, Thailand
 

Been to Bungsamran Fishing Park? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Bungsamran Fishing Park and other visitors
6 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (6)

Questions? Get answers from Bungsamran Fishing Park staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Will you pick up and drop off at my hotel?
  • I have a family of 7. Can your tour accommodate all of us together?
  • How should I dress for this tour?