Related image   Ansupa Lake is the biggest Lake and one of the most seasoned new water wetland of Odisha situated in Athgarh Forest Division (Banki Sub-Division). Lake is straightforwardly connected with the River Mahanadi by a channel called Kabula Nala, through which surge water of waterway Mahanadi enters the lake. There is another channel Huluhala Nala, which has likewise an opening to River Mahanadi which goes about as outlet. Ansupa Lake is arranged between 85-86' Longitude East and 20-30' Latitude North. Water spread territory fluctuates from 375 sections of land to 385 sections of land. Normal profundity of water is around 8 to 10 meters at display. Catchment territory is 2810 Ha, This Lake is of National significance because of its exceptional bio – decent variety character having fluctuated oceanic fauna and verdure and is an acclaimed normal legacy site of Odisha. It harbors vast number of fishes, oceanic plants (submerged, skimming and new composes). Distinctive kinds of occupant and transient flying creatures visit the lake in winter – time, drawing in huge number of visitors. An extremely old stronghold called Saranda Fort worked amid Keshari tradition is arranged close to the lake on western side on Saranda Hills. This has some archeological noteworthiness. The slope has old leftovers of stone design on slope top which are privately known as Armory House, Armory, House Bhai – Bohu Kua, Kansa Kabata . A hillock named Saranda slope keeps running along the western bank of Lake Ansupa and adds incredibly to the beautiful excellence of Ansupa Lake. This place has been chosen for advancement of Eco Tourism. The excellence of wandering stream Mahanadi at a separation and water collection of Ansupa lake gives extraordinary scene to the guest from this hillock. Three number of Bamboo Cottages developed amid 2012 – 13 to give night office to guests. There is a Day guest focus on the outskirts of lake where pindies for day guests and drifting offices are likewise accessible.
1. 3 Nos. Bamboo Cottages for Visitors. 2. Dinning hall 3. Public Toilet both for Gents & Ladies. 4. Drinking Water Facility for General Visitors. 5. Masonry bench for rest by visitors in Garden. 6. Parking Place for Vehicles.

By Road

From To Distance in Km (Approx.) Journey Time (Approx.)
Bhubaneswar Ansupa Lake Via Athagarh 46 1 hour 15 min
Cuttack Ansupa Lake Via Athagarh 40 1 hours, 00 minutes
By Train
Bhubaneswar Ansupa Lake Via Athagarh 28 Km 25 min
Nearest  Airport
Bhubaneswar (Biju Pattnayak International Airport)