Angling is Cauvery River in Bheemeshwari is a home to one of the finest game fish in the world- the Mahseer. Making a catch can take hours of patient waiting and skill gained over the years. The waters of Cauvery also contain other fish species like carp and murrel.
Doddamakkali and Galibore both are a few kilometres away from Bheemeshwari and also make ideal sites for angling. Travellers will also find a variety of fish species like Rohu, catfish etc at Valnoor in Coorg. Evenings are a good time to fish. The best months to go angling here start from October and continue till mid April. Mekadatu and Sangam are also famous destinations for fishing with a variety of species of fish.
Mangalore is an ideal fishing destination and the best time to head for the coast is in the months between September and February when fish are plentiful, temperatures benign and sea is absolutely delightful.