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Siberian Taimen

Siberian Taimen fishing at the Bichi River

Area / river

Ulchskiy area / river Bichi an isolated and picturesque river that is considered to be the best one for the trophy Siberian taimen fishing.


A leased tourist bus - 7 hours + helicopter1 hour (4 - 4,5 hours lease altogether).
Transfer without helicopter lease is possible to the lower part of the river: a leased bus from Khabarovsk to Bogorodskoye + leased motorboats.


Mobile tent camping: dining room tent with tent furniture, shower tent, electricity, tents for tourists with inflatable mattresses


During the float trip and at the stops from the banks or from the shallows. Fishermen bring their own fishing gear and outfit.


Full board (meat, salmons, vegetables, Russian national dishes).

Trip duration

10 days (6 full days of fishing)

Number of fishermen in a group

3 - 6 persons

Best seasons
for taimen fishing

June 10 15, September 01 October 30.

The Bichi river is the left tributary to the lower Amur River, its about 300 km long. Its rather slow river with many tributes and channels, its water is colored.
The river is considered to be the best one for its trophy Siberian taimen / Lat. Hucho (up to 50 kg). Other fish species caught in the river is lenok (about 2 kg), Amur grayling, Amur pike, in the summerfall season also - pink salmon and chum salmon.

The float trip is arranged by experienced guides on the 14 and 16-foot rafts (Time Trial). Accommodation during the trip is in a comfortable mobile tent camping (Maverick tents). There is a separate dining room tent with tent furniture, shower tent, electricity, tents for tourists with inflatable mattresses. Full board is arranged by a cook.

Recommended Itinerary

1st day

Arrival to the airport of Khabarovsk. Transfer to the hotel Overnight in Khabarovsk.

2nd day

Departure from Khabarovsk by a leased tourist bus to the nearest place of helicopter location (Nizhnetambovskoye, 7 hours). Lunch on the way. Helicopter flight (1 hour) to the Bichi river (middlestream where the float trip starts). Preparations for the float trip. Dinner. Overnight in tents.

3,4,5,6,7,8 days

Breakfast. Rafting with fishing, stops at the clients wish and guides recommendation. Lunch on the way. In the evening dinner. Overnights at the mobile tent camping.

9th day

Breakfast. Helicopter flight to the place of helicopter location. Transfer by a leased bus to Khabarovsk. Lunch on the way. Overnight at the hotel in Khabarovsk.

10th day

Breakfast. Transfer to the airport. Departure from Khabarovsk.

Option price includes:
- Visa support,
- meeting seeing off at the airport of Khabarovsk, hotel reservation,
- transfers between the airport and hotel,
- rafts and camping gear, electricity,
- mobile shower,
- full boards and cook service,
- arranging of fishing and guide service,
- license for the days of fishing,
- helicopter lease,
- tourist bus lease to the place of closest helicopter location.

Not included:
- hotel in Khabarovsk,
- interpreter,
- insurance policy.

We can also arrange float trips with taimen fishing at the Tugur, Uda, Maya and other rivers of Khabarovsk territory.

For further information please contact us by e-mail: spartak-tour@mail.ru