Chilka Lake houses a wide variety of domestic and migratory birds. The Chilka Lake seems to be the most popular destination in the weekend tours from Puri.
The Chilka Lake houses some of the rare species of birds, Flamingo is the most common bird found in the lake. The lake also houses many migratory birds from Iran, Afghanistan, Iraq and the Himalayas.
The tourists can reach Chilka Lake by driving down the National Highway 5. Plenty of buses and taxis are also available that help the travelers to reach from Puri to Chilka Lake.
Tourists visiting the Chilka Lake can put up at the Orissa Tourist Development Authority while they are on a trip to the Chilka Lake.
Last Updated on : 23 June 2011