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Address: Parambikulam Wildlife Sanctuary | 5 km from Thunakadavu, Palakkad, India
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Oldest Teak aged 450 years

Kannimara Teak is inside Parambikulam Tiger Reserve. The safari drives end at the kannimara teak. Its a grand view. What gives the tree a mystery shade is that according to the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Malappuram, India
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Malappuram, India
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27 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Kannimara Teak is inside Parambikulam Tiger Reserve. The safari drives end at the kannimara teak. Its a grand view. What gives the tree a mystery shade is that according to the tribal people once that tree was tried to cut down. But it bled once some roots were cut and the wood cutters were dead. After that they started worshipping... More 

Thank HiranES
Coonoor, India
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33 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2015

A visit worth seeing the Tree alone the Tree named Kannimara transalates to virgin tree as believed by the tribals.The tree is claimed to be Largest and Oldest Teak Tree in the world located in the virgin forest of Parambikullam Tiger Sanctuary the ride is arranged by the Forest Department the same though in Palghat Kerala State needs to be... More 

Thank NAMBIARckh
Kozhikode, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2015

Located about 5 km from tourist information center....its a very big tree well protected by the department of forestry

Thank Vimias
Palakkad, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015 via mobile

We visited this great tree during our visit to parambikulam dam. This is one of the biggest tree in India.

Thank Jimmie111
Chennai (Madras), India
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6 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 via mobile

This tree is considered as largest teak tree in the world, Many people come here and take photographs

Thank Rajkumar R
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

This is supposed to be the oldest teak in the world, situated inside Parambikulam forest The tree will blow you away with its size, approximately has to be rounded with eight persons to cover the diameter.

Thank SunilKarat
Chidambaram, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

From Top slip you have to go up to the Kerala Border.Then you must park your own vehicle there and book tickets for Safari with the Kerala Forest department.It's Usually took about 2 hours.they took you to various Places on the way.But the Highlight is this Kannimara Teak that is believed to be more than 500 years old.The Local tribes... More 

Thank Raja P
Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

Kannimara Teak is said to be the world's largest Teak Tree at an astounding girth of 6.48m and 48.75 m high. The jungle safari makes a quick stop at this location for tourists to visit.

Thank tina_elsa
New Delhi, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

this giant teak stands amidst the tropical forest with a girth of 7.02 m and height of about 40 mts . the surroundings are very calm .

Thank sbhargava2013
Aluva, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

It was truly an amazing experience to see the 460+ years old Kannimara TEAK and to understand the beliefs of tribals. It is believed that when this teak was once tried to cut, red colored liquid similar to blood came out in large volumes and then tribals decided not to cut it and from then it is worshiped as Kannimara... More 

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