Lose yourself in the wildlife of Orissa. Get a chance to glimpse the white tigers moving with abandon in Nandankanan, while the elephants stopping your way in Simlipal!
Gear up for unlimited Adventure at the Satkosia gorge. Experience the unique cocktail of wildlife trekking, adventure trip and serene environment.
Meticulously chiseled stones of the edifice defies logic and stupefies the senses!
Take on to adventure boating or simply submerge yourself in resonating sounds of clashing waterfalls in Machhkund
Experience the serenity spread all around in the soft lambent rays of sun dancing over the sea in Goplapur.
On to Mother Nature’s lap with amazing view of waterfalls that remind of Niagra falls!
Watch the waves recede 5 kilometer back every day here in the silvery beaches of Chandipur.
Spiritual abode of India, the temple of Lord Jagannath bestows bliss on the pilgrim who arrive here in search of enlighten.
Take a tour to the tribal dominion of Orissa and discover a world hidden beyond the realms of the modern man!
The Largest brackish Salt water lagoon of Asia mesmerizes with panoramic view and migratory birds swarming on unending expanse of water.
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SATKOSIA GORGE SANCTUARY

Sunrise at the Satkosia GorgeSituated on the bank of Mahanadi, Satkosia wildlife sanctuary is a place that feeds to the imagination of any nature loving tourist. The forest situated amidst the gorge that river Mahanadi forms hosts a biodiversity that is rich and unique. The 22 km long gorge, the  mightiest in the country is formed as the river cuts and re-cuts its way through the Eastern Ghats thus creating one of the most enchanting spots that is a pleasure to watch.Satkosia gorge Sanctuary  is a place that not only provides a trekker wid myriad spectacles of flora but also an equally amzing variety of  fauna.

Boats at  Satkosia,great SceneryAlso known as the Tikrapada wildlife sanctuary, Satkosia is thickly populated by deciduous forests and moist peninsular Sal forests. Wildlife lovers can have a chance to watch Tiger, leopard, elephant, gaur, sambar, spotted deer, mouse deer, nilagai, four-horned antelope and sloth bear. Wild dogs used to be sighted often. Many resident birds frequent this place. Reptiles like the gharial, mugger crocodile, fresh water turtle and poisonous and non-poisonous snakes can also be sighted. Besides, this is also very much popular among the tourists as a trekking hotspot.

Based nearby in Purnakote and Labangi is a Gharial rearing center. People can see Gharials and Crocodiles basking leisurely in sun here. So far 38 species of mammals, 128 species of birds, 27 species of reptiles, 4 species of amphibians and 183 species of fishes have been recorded found in the sanctuary.

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