Kodanand Elephant Training Centre, Kodanad

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#3 of 6 in Parks in Ernakulam District
Elephant capture was banned in India in 1977, but the long tradition of elephant training--reportedly in a more humane instead of torture-based manner--is still very much alive at Kodanand Elephant Training Centre. The site also teaches mahouts (elephant handlers) how to handle elephants with care. A small adjoining park is home to deer and other wildlife. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Kodanand Elephant Training Centre and many more Kodanad attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Kodanad driving holiday planner.
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  • Travelling along the Angamaly- Muvattupuzha road, there is a lot of sign posted of the Kodanad training camp and the wildlife preserve. But the facilities and attractions within the sanctuary are not ...  more »
  • Few elephants and a herd of Sambhar and Spotted Deer is all that's there. Good for school visits and locals. A big no for the tourists. The location is hard to find. No eating joints and public transp...  more »
  • I had been really looking forward to this visit during my five weeks travelling India but, like the Chinese fishing nets in Kochi surrounded by filth and plastic trash, this was another crashing disap...  more »

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