Bhitarkanika Boating Timings, Ticket Cost, Booking procedure
|Indian Per day/Head||Foreigner Per day/head|
|Entry fee for a Single adult||Rs.40||Rs.40|
|Entry fee for a group of 10 or more||Rs.25||Rs.25|
|Students group of 10 or more||Rs.10|
|Disabled or under 3 years||No fee|
|Conveyance Overnight parking charges||Rs.50|
|Overnight parking||Rs.100 per boat|
|Motorcycle overnight parking charges||Rs.25|
|Other Vehicles overnight parking charges||Rs.100|
|Still Camera||Rs.50 for 1st 3 days||Rs.200 for 1st 3 days|
|Still Camera||Rs.30 for each additional day after 3rd day||Rs.100 for each additional day after 3rd day|
|Videography||Rs.5000 for the 1st 3 days||Rs.10,000 for 1st 3 days|
|Videography||Rs.1000 for each additional day after 3rd day||Rs.2000 for each additional day after 3rd day|
Timings: 8:00 am – 4:00 pm / 5:00 pm.
Boating Duration: 1 hour 30 mins – 2 hours.
No.Of crocodiles estimated: 1600+
Best time to visit: Dec-Feb. Water level comes down during Summer season.
Peak season: Dec 2nd Week – Jan last week.
Boating into the Mangrove forests attracts tourists. Crocodiles and bird watching are major attractions here.
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