Chilika Lake attractions

Bird Sanctuary in Chilika Lake

Nalabana Island

Many of Chilika Lake's million-plus migratory birds — including grey-legged geese, herons, cranes and pink flamingos — spend the winter months (November to mid-January) within the bird sanctuary on Nalabana Island, …
Park in Satapada

Chilika Ecopark

The grandly named Chilika Ecopark is a small but pleasant palm-tree-shaded park by the jetty. On display is a 12m-long skeleton of a baleen whale that was washed up on the shore near here in 2007.
Hindu Temple in Chilika Lake

Kalijai Island Temple

Closest to Barkul, this island temple really comes to life when innumerable pilgrims travel there during the Makar Mela festival in January.