An Avian Extravaganza


Our Mangalajodi Birding Tours are the best way to see the lake and the birdlife , and at the heart of these is core mission of Mangalajodi Ecotourism –with its aim to inspire, inform and enable the local community to turn ecosystems into a sustainable source of livelihood through well managed tourism instead of exploiting them for short term profits, the conservation of wetland ecosystem and its avifauna here is one of India’s best conservation success stories. The Fragile ecosystems here now host more than 3 lakh birds every winter season. Join us in exploring and supporting this local initiative whilst you bask in the glorious nature all around you.

Birding in the swamps of Manglajodi on our Chilka Lake Trip





Trip Highlights

Birds of Chilka lake

1. Explore the unique swampland of Mangalajodi – fondly referred to as India’s Bird Paradise
2. Gain insights into one of the most successful ecological conservation programs in India
3. Excellent opportunity to photograph & observe an impressive array of birds on boat safaris.
4. Exciting interactions with hunter turned naturalists from the local communities.

Birding in the swamps of Manglajodi on our Chilka Lake Trip

Trip Itinerary

We arrive in Bhubhaneshwar and begin our Mangalajodi Birding Tours and leave for Chilika and reach there by late afternoon. Evening we embark on our first boat ride on Chilika Lake. 

This morning we wake up early and head to the shores of Mangalajodi for some of the best birding sites around the lake. Full day is spent bird watching by the boats and the numerous watchtowers. Evening we return to the hotel. The boat rides are the best experience on our Mangalajodi Birding Tours.

One final boat ride and we pack up and leave back to Bhubhaneshwar for the journey home, bringing an end to the Mangalajodi Birding Tours.

Birding in the swamps of Manglajodi on our Chilka Lake Trip


Accommodation on sharing basis according to the itinerary
All meals detailed in the itinerary
All transport
Exclusive Boat Safaris
Experienced Guides