destinations >> Rajhans Island :: Picnic Spot Near Puri

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Rajhans island, is a beautiful island on Chilka, Asia’s second largest water lagon. The island is named after the famouse bird “Rajhansh”, the place is bordered on one side by a lagoon and on the other by the ocean, with a forest and mountains in between. . Rajhans remains one of the few unspoiled islands and is a haven for the birds, crabs, dolphins and other wild and water life. A short boat journey across the Chilika Lake from Satapada (alternatively spelt Satapara), takes visitors to this island. The island is 18 km from Satapada. Puri Railway Station is 50 km from Satapada.

Picnic spot near puri Satapada