Fishing Parks

Baetong, one of several fishing parks in and around Pattaya

Pattaya Area Fishing Parks

Amazon Giant Fishing Park (฿฿฿฿฿) One of two fishing parks around Pattaya stocking predator species, the other being Castaway.

Baetong Fishing Park (฿฿) Located in central Pattaya and with a few decent sized Mekongs, the easiest park to get to for many.

Castaway Fishing Park (฿฿฿฿) Easy to get to from the Chaiyapruek area, under new ownership and now stocked with predator and scavenger species.

Freddies Fishing Park (฿฿) Reasonably priced fishing on the Darkside.

Jomtien Fishing Park (฿฿) This pond has the largest striped catfish in the Pattaya area. Convenient if you are staying in Jomtien.

Mamak Fishing Park (฿฿) A nice setting but beware of bill padding.

Paifon Fishing Park (฿) The best of the East Pattaya fishing parks with a kilo of tilapia to take home included in the price.

Pattaya Fishing Park (฿฿฿฿) The biggest Mekong giant catfish in the Pattaya area.

Wasana Fishing Park (฿฿฿) Great value fishing for some very nice fish. Highly recommended.

Wilf’s Fishing Retreat (฿฿) Located on Nern Plab Wan soi 22, East Pattaya.

Fishing Parks Rest of Thailand

Ayutthaya

Bung Pra Buk (฿) Great value fishing for big Mekong catfish. Can get busy.

Bangkok

Bungsamran (฿฿฿฿฿) The best known fishing park in Thailand. Some big Mekong giant catfish and Siamese carp.

Rayong

Beung Ta Kahn Fishing Park (฿) Fast fishing for striped catfish in Rayong.

 

Price Guide

Likely cost of fishing for foreigners including a reasonable amount of bait but using your own tackle. Some parks operate a dual pricing system whereby foreigners pay up to 5 or 6 times what a Thai national will pay.

(฿) less than ฿200
(฿฿) ฿200-฿500
(฿฿฿) ฿500-฿1,500
(฿฿฿฿) ฿1,500-฿3,000
(฿฿฿฿฿) ฿3,000 +

Closed Parks

Barramundi Fishing Park (฿฿) A nice little park on the Darkside.

Supin Fishing Park (฿฿) Friendly staff, a pleasant and inexpensive place to spend the afternoon.

Mountain View Fishing Park (฿) Inexpensive fishing for some interesting species. Great value for money.

Chomtung Fishing Park (฿) Formerly Chay Bong Fishing Park, cheap and cheerful fishing on the Darkside.

Amazon Fishing Park (฿฿฿฿฿) One of four fishing parks around Pattaya stocking predator species, the others being Pattaya Arapaima Park, Castaway and Giant.

Old Bungsamran (฿฿฿฿) The best known fishing park in Thailand. Some big Mekong giant catfish and Siamese carp.

Ngao Nam (฿฿) One of the oldest and most established fishing parks in Bangkok, sensibly priced with some very big fish.

Sakuna Fishing Park (฿฿) Another reasonably priced fishing park in Bangkok.

Fishoholics (฿฿฿) Some unusual species to catch near Bang Saen.