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Wildlife / National Parks / Reserves - Sanctuaries

Wildlife / National Parks / Reserves - Sanctuaries

A General Introduction

About one-third of Odisha is covered by forest which boasts of 18 sanctuaries including 2 national parks.+ more

Bhitarkanika National Park

Bounded by rivers and the sea, Bhitarkanika is criss- crossed by numerous creeks & canals. + more

Chandaka Sanctuary

Nestled on Khurdha uplands of' North -Eastern Ghats' biotic region, Chandaka forest is a relic of wild land . + more

Nalabana (Chilika) Sanctuary

Just south of Puri, the sea mix to the 1100 inland Chilika Lake to create the largest brackish water lake in Asia. + more

Simlipal Tiger Reserve

The silence of Simlipal is occasionally broken by the chirping of the birds to an avian delight. + more

Nandan Kanan Sanctuary

Nandan Kanan means "garden of pleasure", and this combination of zoo, botanical garden and sanctuary. + more

Satakosia (Tikarapara) Sanctuary

A small village in the bosom of nature, Tikarpada is strategically situated by the side of "Satakosia Gorge". + more