Salt Lake Nalaban, one of the largest wetlands in India, is located in the northeastern part of Kolkata
. It is an ideal place for bird lovers. There are more than 100 species of birds. Today this picturesque spot is noted for commercial fishery and attracts many visitors. Water birds are found in numerous numbers as a huge drainage bowl provides swimming facilities. Apart from this,
and Grey Herons along with large waders provide an ideal atmosphere for holidays.