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Mangalajodi

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Address: Mangalajodi, Khurda | Tangi town, Khurda, India
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Northern Edge of Chilka Lake

Mangalajodi is an oldest village under Tangi block in Khordha district . Scenic beauty of this village and its vast wetland attracts the visitors.Its vast wetlands attract... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Bokaro Steel City, India
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Bokaro Steel City, India
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Mangalajodi is an oldest village under Tangi block in Khordha district . Scenic beauty of this village and its vast wetland attracts the visitors.Its vast wetlands attract thousands of migratory birds, journey from as far different places of the world. Its wetland now host more than 1.5 lakhs of birds in the peak season. November to March is a good... More 

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Kolkata
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mangalajodi is the one of the best birding spots on Chilika Lagoon. There are good guides available, who can arrange the entire trip including stay. Few Eco-Toursim centers have come up in Manglajodi.

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Thank ad0312
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Though I am not an ornithologist, but we enjoyed our boat ride through the marshy lands of mangalajodee. We stayed at Mangalajodee eco resort which is well maintained but facilities were very basic. Best period is Dec-Feb, because more chance of viewing variety of birds and as there is no a.c accommodation. Next day we went to Vetnoi where we... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Mangalajodi is a village located in Khordha district in the northern edge of famous Chilika Lake, It is one of the prime tourist attraction and known for its scenic beauty,vast wetland and the paradise of birds. The vast wetlands of Mangalajodi attract thousands of migratory birds and declared as an International Bird Conservation Area.

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Thank dpkmahapatra
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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Reviewed 9 February 2017

December - January is the best time to visit this place. Before going there it is better to have knowledge about migrated birds. Apart from watching birds ,food is excellent at Manglajodi Eco Tourism.

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Bengaluru, India
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Reviewed 30 January 2017

If you are an ornithologist/ or photography enthusiast, a trip to mangalajodi is a must. It has one of the largest population of migratory birds ( from australia to siberia) who co-exist very peacefully with the local bird spices. Only if humans could learn from them. The richness of bird population is complimented by the extensive knowledge of the guides... More 

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1 Thank daya199
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Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Excellent place. U have be here between 15 Dec to 15-20 Jan. 30-40 kms from Bhubaneswar. There are lot of buses from Barmunda depot. Catch a bus going to 'Aska'. In 2 hrs u ll reach Tangi. From Tangi take a share auto who ll charge u rs 10/-. Else there are trains from Bhubaneswar either - passenger train directly... More 

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1 Thank Akhilesh D
Bengaluru, India
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Reviewed 28 January 2017

It was a truly a blessing in disguise that we were advised to go to Mangalajodi for the ultimate birding experience. The approximately 1.5 hour drive from Puri was good. After a while, lush green fields and wetlands of all sizes blanket the entire area. The contact person at the Mangalajodi birding office, Ms. Reena was very very helpful in... More 

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Reviewed 24 January 2017

Beautiful place for bird watchers with its own character of endless beauty of chilka lagoon with lakhs of birds. No trace of trees inside. Only wetland and meadows .Birds can be seen from any angle and direction. As I did a little bird study before going to manglajodi,I coiuld identify some of the birds which I noted down in my... More 

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Reviewed 23 January 2017

Great Place for sighting birds in the Chilika Lake for bird watching and Photography. I had a good visit to this place and really did not feel out of place though I had traveled alone to this place. Hotel Options are limited (Only two Options)

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