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Chilika Lake

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Plot No:438,nuasahi,nayapalli, Puri 752001, India
+91 94333 67618
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Satpada chilka

Enjoyable boat 🚣 ride and great efforts of boatman to show you dolphins for sure 🐬 . Red crab... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Anuj G
via mobile

A must visit destination in Orissa. We vistited this place a couple of times. The nearby areas... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Sourav S
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“sea mouth” (94 reviews)
“boat ride” (224 reviews)
“see dolphins” (85 reviews)
Plot No:438,nuasahi,nayapalli, Puri 752001, India
+91 94333 67618
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Enjoyable boat 🚣 ride and great efforts of boatman to show you dolphins for sure 🐬 . Red crab 🦀 for medicinal value and sea mouth a spot to see

Thank Anuj G
Reviewed 4 days ago

A must visit destination in Orissa. We vistited this place a couple of times. The nearby areas provides you the best crab dishes, try the road side joints

Thank Sourav S
Reviewed 6 days ago

Chilika has three points of approach. Satapada in the east (you need to go from Puri, 50km), Mangalajodi in the north, Badakul & Rambha in the south-west. We took the boat from Satapada. It was a 4 hour tour and the boat man took us...More

Thank Rakesh M
Reviewed 6 days ago

I have placed at very good because the tourist are not warned about the cheats that sell you gems in the attraction points of the lake. Two kind of gems are highlighted here - the dolphins and the gem stones. The dolhpin sighting is very...More

Thank jayanta g
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful lake in our area . So masti with friends . Many time spend here in my life .I never forgot this.

Thank Jogesh P
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very long ride water everywhere and nothing else, where u find peace even in the sound of engine and if u r lucky u might see some dolphins also.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A very nice place being systematically ruined by tour operators. The Dolphines r chased by boatmen like police disturbing the calmness of entire area. Can easily see Dolphines and can have good dishes of fresh fish and crabs on one island

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Chilka lake have seanic view of water and nature. On east cost Odisa India  brackish water lake founded and spreded over 1100 square km. , World's second largest coastal lagoon. Here hired motor boat available for roming in lake. Need to improve public facilities, boat owner not...More

Thank dhyan400
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

beautiful place to see dolphins and migrated birds,specially in winter.there were swarms of migrated birds on the way back. superb place

Thank mallangisai
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

To Chilika lake is good to join the government run Ordisha tourism package tel 91- 6752222664 or toll free within India 1800 208 1414 fees transport rp300 plus boating rp200. Office located along Marine Drive road just outside entrance to Mahadadhi hotel resort. Package not...More

Thank elizlny
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Sushree subhasm... M
19 August 2017|
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Response from Labanya M | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can go at the end of August. But seasonal beauty of chilika is start from November. And it is bit risky visit with your two year old kid.bcz water boating is the main part of this lake with fisherman.
Mridima R
4 August 2017|
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Response from Ravindranath K | Reviewed this property |
Dear It will be a nice idea But if it is raining then there may be less habitat or populace of the migratory birds, Especially Siberian Cranes. They usually come from November end till January. If it is raining now in... More
9 July 2017|
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Response from Mohitverma9 | Reviewed this property |
Moreover we didn't saw any accommodation options in chilika