Orissa | India
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Bhitarkanika is categorised as Backwaters / Wildlife / Bird Watching

Bhitarkanika View from Boat safari (Nivalink Trip Dated - 25 February 2018)
Crocodiles (Nivalink Trip Dated - 25 February 2018)
Boat Jetty (Nivalink Trip Dated - 25 February 2018)
Mangrove Forest (Nivalink Trip Dated - 25 February 2018)
Boat Safari (Nivalink Trip Dated - 25 February 2018)
Black Capped Kingfisher (Nivalink Trip Dated - 25 February 2018)
Brown Winged Kingfisher (Nivalink Trip Dated - 25 February 2018)
Common Hawk Cuckoo (Nivalink Trip Dated - 25 February 2018)
Black Hooded Oriole (Nivalink Trip Dated - 25 February 2018)
Woodpecker (Nivalink Trip Dated - 25 February 2018)
Owl (Nivalink Trip Dated - 25 February 2018)

Reasons to Visit
  • Bhitarkanika are renowned mangrove Forests in Orissa renowned for their Aligators and Bird watching
  • Wildlife and Bird watching Destinations in East and North East India"The Bhitarkanika Mangroves are a mangrove wetland in India's Orissa state. The mangroves harbor one of India's largest populations of saltwater crocodiles. The wetland is renowned for a large and diverse population of resident and migratory birds. Best time to Visit - Oct - March"
Access Information
  • Nearest Airport -Bhubaneswar (149 kms), Kolkata (370 kms), Durgapur (515 kms)
  • Nearest Railway Station - Paradeep (80 kms), Bhubaneswar (149 kms), Jajpur Road (156 kms)
  • Bhitarkanika is an Ex-Bhubaneswar / Ex-Kolkata Getaway

Bhitarkanika has 1 Hotels approved and listed with Nivalink

Type of HotelsCount
Jungle Lodge1

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1 verified holiday itineraries are listed for Bhitarkanika

Getaway (1-3 nights)1

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List of Holidays for Bhitarkanika


  • Bhitarkanika Getaway (2 Nights)

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Bhitarkanika has 2 Transport services that can be booked online. Click here for reviewing and booking them.

Airport Pickup or Drop

ServicesRates Starting From
Pickup/Drop between Bhubaneswar Airport and Hotel in BhitarkanikaRs. 4712

Railway Station Pickup or Drop

ServicesRates Starting From
Pickup/Drop between Bhubaneswar Railway Station and Hotel in BhitarkanikaRs. 4752

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Destination Ideas

  • Birdwatching in Bhitarkanika
  • Wildlife in Bhitarkanika

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  • NameDescriptionCategorySub-CategoryDistance(Kms)
    The Bhitarkanika Mangroves are home to 55 of Indias 58 known mangrove species. The mangroves harbor one of Indias largest populations of saltwater crocodiles, and Gahirmatha Beach, which separates the mangroves from the Bay of Bengal, is the worlds most important nesting beach for Olive Ridley Sea Turtles. The wetland also hosts a large and diverse population of resident and migratory birds. Boat safari here is an excellent way to explore the area.
    Bird Watching, Boat Safari

Destinations within reach from Bhitarkanika

  • Simlipal ( 200 Km )

    Simlipal is situated 140 kms South of Jamshedpur and is known for its Tiger and migratory bird more

  • Konark ( 207 Km )

    Konark is located 65 kms from Bhubaneswar and home to 13th-century Sun Temple, a UNESCO world more

  • Puri ( 207 Km )

    Puri also known to many as Jagannath Puri after the Jagannath Temple. Puri is also a popular local more

  • Durgapur ( 515 Km )

    Durgapur is an industrial township at 160 km from Kolkata and home to the largest industrial unit more

  • Burdwan ( 552 Km )

    Burdwan or Bardhman is a city in West Bengal renowned for its heritage, history and an important more

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Getting There

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Nearest Airport in Bhitarkanika
  • Biju Patnaik Airport ( BBI ) , Bhubaneswar-149 Kms
Nearest Railway Stations in Bhitarkanika
  • Paradip ( PRDP ), Paradeep-80 Kms
Recommended travel connections to Bhitarkanika from Major Cities.

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