Closure Period : Baliput Nature Camp and Tikarapada Nature Camp under satkosia (North) will remain close from 01.3.2017 and 10.4.2017 respectively up to 31.10.2017 due to hot weather and rainy season Notice : Bhitarkanika Wildlife Sanctuary and National park will remain closed to the Tourist as well as general public from 01.5.2017 to 31.7.2017 for Breeding and nesting of Estuarine crocodile. information to visitors : Swiss Cottage Tents on Sandbar, in Satkosia Sands Resort, Badmul, Nayagarh will remain closed from 27.03.2017 to 14.11.2017 in view of Summer & Rainy Season. Booking for accommodation of Visitors will be available from 15.11.17 onwards. However three number of A/C Cottages are available for accommodation throughout the year. Information to foreign visitors : Online Bookings through the Portal can only be done through international credit cards (VISA, AMEX ) Information to the Visitors : Complimentary Lunch, Dinner and Breakfast is provided against confirmed booking of accommodations at Debrigarh, Satkosia North,Berhampura(Chilika), Saluapalli ,Nature Camp- Nuanai, Kumari (Similipal) and Kuldiha(Rissia Nature Camp) Advance Booking : Booking for all destinations can be made from 00.00 hours to 90 days in advance. Booking Queries : For any Booking Related Queries, please feel free to Contact Odisha Forest Development Corp. Ltd. A-84, Kharavela Nagar, Bhubaneswar - 751001 Odisha, India T +91 (0)674 2531891 /2534086-Extn-206 Email : support@ecotourodisha.com Inaguaration Of Ecotour Site : Ecotourism Site has been inaugurated on 21st March 2016 by the Honorable Chief Minister of Odisha, on World Forestry Day...
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Nature Tourism in Odisha :
Odisha is the land of famed forests, mountains, valleys, waterfalls, gorges, soaring peaks with stunning wildlife in their own natural habitats. The important wildlife in State are Elephants, Tigers, Leopards,Hyena, Sambar, Spotted Deer, Wild Boar, Giant Squirrel, Crocodile, Jungle Cats, Hornbills, many migratory birds etc. A total of 110 species of reptiles including three crocodilian species, 20 species of amphibians, 479 species of birds, 86 species of mammals have been recorded so far in the State. For Nature tourists looking to experience wild landscapes in a sustainable way, from Camping to Eco-Resorts,from trekking to birding, from sightseeing to boating,Odisha offers something for everyone and the only thing surpasses the beauty of the State...is the experience of being here.

 

BHITARKANIKA »
Bhitarkanika is named as per two odia words "Bhitar" meaning interior and "Kanika" meaning that which is extraordinaryily beautiful. The Gahirmatha (Marine) Wildlife Sanctuary, which bounds the Bhitarkanika Wildlife Sanctuary to the east, was created in September 1997 and encompasses Gahirmatha beach and an adjacent portion of the Bay of Bengal. An area of 145 sq km.,the core area of Bhitarkanika Wild life Sanctuary, was declared as Bhitarkanika National Park in September 1...
SATKOSIA NORTH »
Satkosia Tiger Reserve is one of the best deciduous ecosystems which represent a diverse floral and faunal extravaganza. It is a magnificent gorge ecosystem having many rare and endangered species. Satkosia is the meeting point of two bio-geographic regions of India; the Deccan Peninsula and the Eastern Ghats, contributing immense biodiversity.The northern part of the Satkosia Gorge sanctuary along with the Mahanadi river bed is under the jurisdiction of Satkosia Wildlife Division, Angul comes u...
CHILIKA »
Chilika lake is a natural brackish water lagoon of marine origin spreading over an area of about 1100 km² in Puri, Khordha and Ganjam Districts of Odisha on the east coast of India. It is the largest coastal lagoon in India and also the largest wintering ground for migratory birds on the Indian sub-continent, which witnesses a fascinating global carnival of winged guests every year. It is also home to a number of threatened species of plants and animals.The lagoon has been an important habitat ...
SIMILIPAL »
The Similipal Tiger Reserve is a compact block of elevated plateau located in central portion of the Mayurbhanj district. The hills with several peaks and valleys in between, rise steeply from the plains of Udala in the south and Baripada in the south-east and extend up to Jashipur in the north-west, Bisoi in the north and Thakurmunda to the west. There are several streams flowing in all directions and ultimately draining into the Bay of Bengal. Similipal the name of Hill Range is derived from t...
SIDHAMULA »
Nature’s exquisite exposition with varied bounties in the surroundings of the Sidhamulla at the distance of 25 KMs, away from Khandapada in the district of Nayagarh in the state of Odisha belies the relative insignificance of the place. The crystal blue waters of Mahanadi, the sprawling sands the fishing boats dotting the extensive water surface, the divining birds, the splendid hills and hillocks bordering the flanks and the greenery around inspire a creative visitor to sing an ode of the nat...
OLASUNI »
Olasuni Eco-tourism complex is situated on Olasuni Hill close to Saint Arakshita Das Ashram within a reach of 22 km from Chandikhole Chhak towards south. The Complex having well furnished 3 Nos. of cottages with attached toilet facilities is constructed on the landscaping of the slope of Hill. Besides, one common facility centre is also available.
ANSUPA »
Ansupa Lake is the largest and one of the oldest fresh water wetland of Odisha located in Athgarh Forest Division (Banki Sub- Division). Lake is directly linked with the River Mahanadi by a channel called Kabula Nala, through which flood water of river Mahanadi enters the lake. There is another channel Huluhala Nala, which has also an opening to River Mahanadi which acts as outlet. Ansupa Lake is situated between 85-86’ Longitude East and 20-30’ Latitude North.Water spread area varies from 3...
SAPTASAJYA »
Saptasajya is one of the Eco- Spiritual/ Eco- Tourism sites in the District of Dhenkanal. The name of Saptasajya is due to the conglomeration of seven numbers of hills with rich vegetation and nos. of perennial streams forming habitat for a wide range of animals, birds. The altitude of hills varies from 300 Mt. to 586 Mt. from MSL. The forest biodiversity has been further enriched with numbers of Medicinal herbs.As legend prevailing, it is believed that, during “Tretaya Yuga” Lord Ramachandr...
MAHAVINAYAK »
Mahavinayak Eco-tourism complex named as “Parbat Sova” which is close to Lord Shiva temple inside Mahavinayak RF within a reach of 5 km from Chandikhole Chhak towards west. The Complex having 3 Nos. of well furnished double bedded suits with attached toilet facilities is constructed on the slope of a hill covering total area 3.5 Acres inside Mahavinayak R.F. A tracking path over 5 Km is also created to the other site of hillock. It is perfect picnic spot for trekkers and religious people wi...
NATURE CAMP CHERMARIA »
Tourists staying at eco-tourism cottage, Nature Camp Chermaria can view our National Bird Peacock in groups and Spotted Deer. Tourists can make use of natures trail trekking inside Pakidi DPF. Make study on forest plants and medicinal plant species.
SATKOSIA SOUTH (BADMUL) »
Badmul is a small village in District Nayagarh on the foothills of majestic mountains on one side and on the other side one would see the serenity of magnanimous Mahanadi River meandering through the golden sand bars. The alarm call of Sported Deer & Sambar makes one realize that Satkosia is a Tiger Reserve after all. It’s the jungle of Leopards, Dholes and Wild Cats. The Crocodiles basking on the white sands on a wintery morning with the backdrop of rising sun is a picture that is rea...
CHANDAKA GODIBARI »
Situated in the outskirts of capital city of Bhubaneswar Chandaka Dampara wildlife sanctuary is an abode of Indian Elephants and many other fauna. The Chandaka Dampara Wildlife Sanctuary, lies between 20°-12'-30" and 20°-26'-03” N Latitude and 85°49' 13" and 85°-34'-42" E Longitude in the Cuttack & Khurda District of Odisha. The sanctuary was notified vide notification no 8F (W) 16/82.35500/FFAH dated 21.12.1982. The total area extends over 193.39 Sq...
DEBRIGARH »
Debrigarh Sanctuary is situated near Sambalpur town, District headquarter and one major town of Odisha. Sanctuary is 40 kms away from Sambalpur with black top road. Sambalpur is 320 kms away from State capital Bhubaneswar .Sambalpur is well connected with Howrah, Bhubaneswar. The state highway from Bhubaneswar to Sambalpur and NH from Calcutta to Mumbai passes through Sambalpur. There is rail connectivity from Bhubaneswar and Howrah and super fast express trains are available. Jharsuguda is 40 k...
KULDIHA »
Kuldiha a part of mega habitat located at trijunction of Balasore, Mayurbhanj and Keonjhar District is a densely forested hill range. Kuldiha is not only a compact mass of hills, valleys and streams but a bounty of natural beauties of biological entities. Deeming the rich biological diversity and geological importance, Kuldiha declared as sanctuary vide Notification No.243/FFAH dt.04.01.1984 of Government of Odisha, Forest, Fisheries and Animal Husbandry Department covering an area of 272.75 Sq....
NATURE CAMP BHANJANAGAR »
Saluaplli Eco-Tourism Complex situated in the pristine kaliamba sal forest of central Range of Ghumsur North Division which is close to the National highway of Berhampur –Pulbani Road and just a 6 km away from the Bhanjanagar Headquarter. It is a perfect place recreation for urban people who want to wander in the forest and get in to the wilderness. There are cottages, Water Jetty, Trekking Routes, Wild animal sightings, Bambusetum, Medicinal Garden etc.
BALUKHANDA-KONARK SANCTUARY »
Balukhanda – Konark wildlife sanctuary is strategically located along the marine drive road from Puri to Konark and is spread in a narrow long patch over 40.0km along the coast line. The entire stretch of the road along with the coastal forest and blue sea becomes the points of attraction for the tourists round the year. The marine drive road from Puri to Konark or vice-versa is commuted by millions of tourists / visitors every year. Nature Camp at Nuanai is located close to Puri town i.e....
PHULABANI »
The Mandasaru Ecotourism site was initially developed as day tourism center under OFSDP. After the initial success as a day tourism center , it was decided to develop night staying facilities at the site. Accordingly funds were provided by the district administration of kandhamal under IAP scheme. The project included construction of wooden cottage ( Two rooms & dining ) , renovation of watch tower, provision of water , electricity, beautification etc.
Recent Updates
  • Closure Period Baliput Nature Camp and Tikarapada Nature Camp under satkosia (North) will remain close from 01.3.2017 and 10.4.2017 respectively up to 31.10.2017 due to hot weather and rainy season
  • Notice Bhitarkanika Wildlife Sanctuary and National park will remain closed to the Tourist as well as general public from 01.5.2017 to 31.7.2017 for Breeding and nesting of Estuarine crocodile.
  • information to visitors Swiss Cottage Tents on Sandbar, in Satkosia Sands Resort, Badmul, Nayagarh will remain closed from 27.03.2017 to 14.11.2017 in view of Summer & Rainy Season. Booking for accommodation of Visitors will be available from 15.11.17 onwards. However three number of A/C Cottages are available for accommodation throughout the year.
  • Information to foreign visitors Online Bookings through the Portal can only be done through international credit cards (VISA, AMEX )
  • Information to the Visitors Complimentary Lunch, Dinner and Breakfast is provided against confirmed booking of accommodations at Debrigarh, Satkosia North,Berhampura(Chilika), Saluapalli ,Nature Camp- Nuanai, Kumari (Similipal) and Kuldiha(Rissia Nature Camp)
  • Advance Booking Booking for all destinations can be made from 00.00 hours to 90 days in advance.
  • Booking Queries For any Booking Related Queries, please feel free to Contact Odisha Forest Development Corp. Ltd. A-84, Kharavela Nagar, Bhubaneswar - 751001 Odisha, India T +91 (0)674 2531891 /2534086-Extn-206 Email : support@ecotourodisha.com
  • Inaguaration Of Ecotour Site Ecotourism Site has been inaugurated on 21st March 2016 by the Honorable Chief Minister of Odisha, on World Forestry Day...