Gahirmatha Turtle Sanctuary
Near Bhitar Kanika Sanctuary, Orissa
Giant Olive Ridley Turtles
This is a stretch of beach that is used for breeding the giant Olive Turtles, who travel all way from Pacific Ocean to mate and lay their eggs. Every year, thousands of amazing creatures are seen here.
The Government of Orissa has made exceptional arrangements in order to protect the turtles. This is also the harboring ground for various kinds of migratory birds.
Every year, thousands of these wondrous creatures can be seen here. In order to protect the turtles, special arrangements have been made by the Government of Orissa.