The Birds Paradise of Asia
Every year as winter sets in millions of migratory birds from different parts of world i.e Siberia, Russia etc. flock the lake recording Chilika as the largest wintering ground for birds in the subcontinent
Rajhans, Mangalajodi and Berhampura Nature Camps within the Chilika Lagoon are at few hours drive from Bhubaneswar. Chilika is the largest coastal lagoon in India and carries the pride of being the largest brackish water Lake in Asia.
Quacks and calls fill the fresh air pervading ones’ consciousness.
It also boasts of a significant population of Irrawaddy Dolphin which is the highest recorded inland population in the world. One can see groups of Dolphin diving and swimming during boating near Rajhans Nature Camp.
Rajhans Nature Camp is the biodiversity Hot spot of country, Wetland of International importance and a RAMSAR Site. It is the biggest breeding place for Flamingos in the World. The major species of colorful birds that can be witnessed are White bellied sea eagles, Gray lag geese, purple moor hen, flamingo jacana, herons, Brahminy ducks, Pintails etc.
While you are at Chilika Nature Camps, be sure to experience the below list of must-try activties. Bird Watch the rarest of nature's avian beauties, Rough it out in the ocean with water sports, Get up close and personal with nature on organized treks, Soak in leisure and breathtaking views of Gorges while Boating or enjoy the evening enthralled by performers of Folk and Classical dance. There's lots to do in Odisha's wonderlands!
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There's a variety of options for you to stay at. From Star Rated Hotels, Eco Tour Nature Camps equipped with state of the art swiss tents and facilities to OTDC Government Hotels, Bed Breakfasts and Homestays to choose from. Browse the list below to choose your preferred accomodation.
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Odia Alapur, Gorapalli, Ganjam, Chilika, Odisha 761029
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