Ansupa Lake

This small but extremely picturesque lake holds a prominent position in the tourist map of Odisha for its beauty, proximity to Cuttack and the fact that till the recent past, it used to play host to migratory birds during winter.

The Ansupa is a horseshoe shaped fresh water lake on the left bank of the Mahanadi opposite Banki in Cutack district. It is at present about 5 kms long and 1.6 kms wide. The lake stands at the foot of the Saranda hills. This attractive tourist spot is about 35 kms from Bhubaneswar.