Nalbana Bird Sanctuary or Nalbana Island is the core area of the Ramsar designated wetlands of Chilika Lake.Nalabana Island is one of those Tourist destination in Chilika lake, Odisha.
The island is a fowl haven and additionally a focal shelter point for the transitory winged creatures and is known to have a vast types of feathered creatures including ocean hawks, flamingos and other extraordinary flying creatures.
To reach , one needs to go on boat from Balugaon and it will take around 45 minutes to reach the destination. The best time to reach this place is in early morning , go just before sunrise and catch the bird in action.
The Bombay Natural history society survey recorded 540 bird nets at the island , the largest nesting colony in southeast Asia.