Jackalberry Angling Safaris

Join Jackalberry Angling Safaris and experience fishing like never before. This amazing crew offers multi day fishing trips across the whole country, in various camps and serene nature. You’ll be able to relax in pristine locations and explore the rivers that aren’t overfished. It’s a perfect getaway for any passionate anglers, especially when you’re looking to get away from your daily life and pause everything for a bit.

The crew will meet you in Johannesburg and take you to the location you chose. Everything is arranged in a way that requires no special preparation from your end. The crew takes care of the transport, the accommodation, fishing equipment, and catering and meals. You only need your personal belongings.

You can fish from the shore or from an inflatable boat, it all depends on the location and the camp you chose to visit. The boats accommodate up to 4 guests and have all of the equipment you’ll need for your day out.

Tzaneen Dam is the place you want to be if your plan is to catch trophy Carp. Lowveld camp is great for Carp too and it also offers a visit to renowned Kruger National Park, and boat cruises on the Blyde River. If you’re here for Trout, go to Underberg Mountain, while the best Yellowfish can be found at Sterkfontein Dam, especially if you’re an avid fly fisherman.

Get in touch with the crew and discuss your adventure in more detail.

Book with Jackalberry Angling Safaris today and experience African angling like never before!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Tzaneen Dam Wild Carp Safari
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    5 Day Trip, starts at 4:00 AM
    Overnight stay, lodging
    $822
    price breakdown
    $822
    Join the crew for a 5-night safari on the ultimate wild water Carp angling destination in South Africa - Tzaneen Dam. Situated at Limpopo, Tzaneen Dam not only offers anglers with the opportunity to catch a powerful, pristine carp but also a chance to experience the natural beauty and tranquility of the surrounding bushveld and wildlife.
  • Private trip
    Lowveld Specimen Carp Safari
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    5 Day Trip, starts at 4:00 AM
    Overnight stay, lodging
    $820
    price breakdown
    $820
    Catching one of the giant mirror Carp from Klaserie Dam is something all anglers should experience at least once. Surrounded by the Lowveld bush, Klaserie Dam offers anglers a calm and refreshing escape from city life, with world-class angling and safaris. The crew also offers various optional experiences on this trip such as game drives in the renowned Kruger National Park, and boat cruises on the Blyde River.
  • Private trip
    Doorndraai Nature Reserve
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    5 Day Trip, starts at 4:00 AM
    Overnight stay, lodging
    $680
    price breakdown
    $680
    Nestled in the valleys of the Waterberg Mountains lies one of South Africa's most promising Carp angling destinations, Doorndraai Dam. Its waters are home to some giant Carp - with reports of Carp weighing up to 25kg being reported! It is also home to an abundance of wildlife to ensure you escape the city and get a truly African experience while waiting for one of the Doorndraai monster Carp to bite.
  • Private trip
    Underberg Mountain Trout Safari
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    2 Day Trip, starts at 3:00 AM
    Overnight stay, lodging
    $460
    price breakdown
    $460
    Nestled at the foot of the famous Drakensberg Mountains in KwaZulu Natal, Underberg's beautiful mountain rivers gives anglers the chance to catch some of the most pristine wild Trout South Africa has to offer.
  • Private trip
    Sterkfontein Dam Fly Fishing Safari
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    2 Day Trip, starts at 4:00 AM
    Overnight stay, lodging
    $424
    price breakdown
    $424
    Situated in the Free State, Sterkfontein Dam has long been the go-to destination to catch trophy Yellowfish! Its crystal clear, blue waters rewards anglers for their efforts and ensures that each and every trip is better than the last.
  • Private trip
    Vaal River Yellowfish Safari
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    2 Day Trip, starts at 5:00 AM
    Overnight stay, lodging
    $350
    price breakdown
    $350
    Forming the northern border of the Free State, the Vaal River is renowned for its plethora of Yellowfish hotspots and exceptional catch rate, it's no wonder it's one of South Africa's premier fly fishing destinations. The Vaal River is, however, not limited to yellowfish only. Its waters are home to Carp, Barbel, and Mudfish to name a few

About the Charter Operator

Jackalberry Angling Safaris
Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
ID & License verified
Member since July 2020
Jackalberry Luxury Angling Safaris is a specialist angling tour operator based in Johannesburg, South Africa. Founded from a passion for angling and the desire to share South Africa’s pristine waters, our expert staff utilize their collective wealth of knowledge and experience to ensure each and every safari is meticulously planned to provide anglers with a truly spectacular angling experience.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Brown Trout Brown Trout
Carp Carp
Rainbow Trout (Steelhead) Rainbow Trout (Steelhead)
Yellowfish Yellowfish

Boat Specs

Watersnake (Inflatable outboard) originally built in 2019. Powered by a 1HP Watersnake 35lbs thrust engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 2 knots.

Length
7 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of Fishing

River Fishing
Lake Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Fly Fishing

Amenities

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Lures
Drinks
Fishing License
Lunch
Fly Fishing Equipment

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 7 days prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 7 days before the trip date free of charge. If the trip is canceled or modified later, or in the event of a no-show, 100% of the deposit will be charged.

Listing Policies

Pickup agreed upon reservation
Transfer to/from departure site may be available and included in price depending on your location and distance from the dock.
Child Friendly
Catch and Release Mandatory

Payment

Book with 25% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 25% deposit to guarantee your reservation.
Pay remaining balance to captain
The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the charter operator on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods:
Visa
Mastercard
PayPal
Bank Transfer

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 3% fee.