CHANDAKA ELEPHANT RESERVE

It’s the Chandaka Elephant Reserve or known as Chandaka Elephant Sanctuary is a more prominent place for tourist coming to Odisha. This is a wildlife reserve and located at the North West corner of the capital city of Bhubaneswar. The Chandaka Elephant Reserve is nestled in the Eastern Ghats that is located on the uplands of Khurda district. This forest is spreading over 175.79 sq km of area. This forest comprises of several rolling-table lands as well as sprawling hillocks. During the Dec, 1982, it was declared as the elephant sanctuary. In order to offer visitors a more prominent view of the jungle, elephants and other wild animals living here, several  watch towers are also created. From these towers, you can get a good view of the wild life.

There is also some watch towers named as Pitagadia, Charichhak and Kochilaberana from where you can get a good observation for the birds as well as animals living here. There are also rest houses created at the Ambilo and Kumarkhunti where you can find your night halt as well. The Chandaka Elephant Reserve also comprises of two different water reservoirs and these are named as Jhumka Dam and Deras Dam. There are cottages closely located to Deras where you can find the best view of Chandaka reserve. This is also the place where you can always expect to see the wildlife at its best.

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