Chilika Lake, Barkul, Khordha

Chilika Lake has spread over the Puri, Khurda and Ganjam districts of Odisha. Queen of natural beauty, Chilika, the largest brackish water lake in Asia covering an area of over 1,100 sq. km. is a great attraction for tourists for fishing, bird watching and boating. In winter, Chilika attracts thousands of indigenous and migratory birds, as well as a variety of birds from far and near Siberia. The environment is calm and vibrant between the blue spread on one side and the green hills on the other. In the winter, a large number of tourists come here to enjoy boating. Chilika is one of the best tourist places in Odisha.