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Where is Chilka Lake located?

Asked by cooldude, 02 Oct '08 12:12 pm
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Chilka Lake is located to the South West of Puri in Orissa. The shallow lake is about 70 kms long and average 15 km wide. The Lake is dotted with a host of islands. Kalijai island, Breakfast island, Nalabana , Honeymoon island, Parikud island, Birds island, etc. are some of the interesting spots around the lake.
Answered by Doctor Know, 02 Oct '08 12:15 pm

 
  
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Chilka Lake is located in Orissa, south of the mouth of the Mantei River. It is the largest coastal lake in India and has rich natural flora and fauna, thus attracting tourists.
Answered by Manisha Mehra, 02 Oct '08 12:15 pm

 
  
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Here is a smallnote on Chilka Lake about its location and other interesting aspects. Facts about Chilka Lake, Orissa Water Spread Area 1100 sq km Max length 64.3 km Max breadth 18 km Districts Puri, Khurda and Ganjam Best time to visit Chilka Lake November-February Entry Points Satpada, Barkul and Rambha-110 km, 97 km and 120 km respectively from Bhubaneswar Chilka Lake - Asia's largest brackish water lagoon with water spread ranging from 1165 sq km m the rainy season to 906 sq km in the dry season is nestled in the heart of coastal Orissa. It extends from Bhusandpur in Puri district in the North to Rambha-Malud in Ganjan district in the South, separated from the Bay of Bengal by a 60 km long narrow strip of marshy islands and sand-flats. Some of the prominent islands like Nalabana, Kalijal, Somolo, Honeymoon, Break-fast, Birds and Rajahansa inhabited by small subsistence fishermen families, are popular destinations for daily boat trips. Because of its rich bio-diversi ...more
Answered by radhikamruta, 02 Oct '08 12:17 pm

 
  
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Somewhere near bhuneshwar that is in orisa
Answered by SUNIL, 02 Oct '08 12:13 pm

 
  
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Near Puri city in Orissa
Answered by RAJAN MHAMAI, 02 Oct '08 12:13 pm

 
  
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Orrisa Border-Near Khurda Road or Berhampur
Answered by Prakash, 02 Oct '08 12:13 pm

 
  
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