Ansupa is a fresh water lake with breath taking natural beauty. It is situated on the left bank of Mahanadi River in the Cuttack district of Odisha. It lies at a distance of 52 km from the city of Cuttack.
The huge lake covering 141 hectare area is one of the major fresh water lakes of India. The lake with a unique shape of a horse-shoe is a high point of tourist attraction. The beauty of the lake is increased during the winter season when the migratory birds take shelter in the lake. The Saranda Hills and the greenery of bamboo and mango tress standing nearby, add to the visual attractiveness of the lake.
Apart from the natural beauty, the lake also offers a few activities for the visitors. One can enjoy boating and fishing in the waters of the lake. The lake can be visited throughout the year.