Fishing opportunities in Ljungby are almost endless. You can fish quietly and peacefully in some of our many lakes and you can fly-fish in the middle of Ljungby Center. The choice is yours. The river Lagan, which flow through Ljungby municipality, offer a varied and easily accessible fishing year round. This is one of Swedens richest fishing water where you can catch a lot of fish (for example: salmon, perch, rainbow trout and roach crowding). The municipality has a large number of lakes suitable for fishing, both sport fishing and recreational fishing.
There are specific rules and regulations concerning equipment and fish for different lakes. Remember that you need a fishing license in order to enjoy this opportunity. Contact the tourist information office in Ljungby for more information on where to buy a fishing license. At the office you can also rent a lifejacket, which costs 20 SEK per day or 60 SEK a week or rent lifejackets at the rescue service in Ljungby, tel. +46 (0) 372-78 91 70.
Read more about fishing in Ljungby municipality in our fishing guide.
Fishing guide (PDF)
We wish you good luck!
There is loads of opportunities to rent a boat in the bigger lakes like Bolmen och Tjurken. You can also rent boat engines and a rowboat.
With a Fiskrikets fishingcard you're able to solve a fishingcard to 17 lakes in Småland, Sweden for 1, 2 or 4 weeks. The card is valid in the lakes Tjurken, Furen, Salen, Spånen and Helge å for example.
We have a map over the most lakes in the area at the tourist office for you who are going out with a boat or paddle. The sportfishing store in Ljungby or Lagan also have these maps in their assortment.
At the tourist office you get the chance to rent a life jacket for the whole family. Rent a day or week, cost per life jacket is 20 SEK/day or 60 SEK/week.
Peters Sport in Lagan sell equipment and fishingcard to the fisher.