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Address: Kottapadi, Guruvayur, India
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+91 487 255 6335
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For elephant lovers and children

It is a nice place to visit if you are an elephant lover. Children also would love it. It is one of those rare places where you can see so many elephants in one compound. You can... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Nishanth P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Nice place of showcase of temple elephants, would be nice if they allow photography inside and charge for it!

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Thank Pethachi L
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This is a vast area where more that 100 elephant are kept and taken car of You get to see a variety as also how this place takes care of the aged ones

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is a nice place to visit if you are an elephant lover. Children also would love it. It is one of those rare places where you can see so many elephants in one compound. You can click pictures and cherish them...especially in front of those big tuskers.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Scintillating feast to ones eyes to see all elephants housed in one large area.People come in large numbers to see and take photographs of them.It is an enjoyable sight to see the varied behavioural patterns of the 50 odd elephants.Children young old look at these elephants with astonishment laced with delight and happiness,.an altogether different experience worth to remember-k.mohan menon

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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A good experience to see so many elephants in one place other than forest. Many elephants were not seen in kotta. Displaying of all elephants name would be more attractive.

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Thank arun k
Bengaluru, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Pros: - Kids will love this. And so will adults. Who doesn't like these majestic animals - There are around 50+ Elephants here of various age and sizes - The entry tickets are pretty cheap - Ample parking space available, if you are driving down in your own vehicle Cons: - The biggest letdown is that there is no guide... More 

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Kottayam, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 13, 2016 via mobile

It was amazing to see so many elephants at one place.There is 53 Elephants at the Camp.Owned by Devasom Board , mostly contributed by devotees.For festivals and public functions these Elephants could be hired . There are three Mahots per Elephants , they are paid well as per the seniority with comprehensive Insurance cover for themselves and their families. Elephants... More 

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Bengaluru, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 6, 2016

It is 5 Km away from Guruvayur temple, and one of the largest elephant sanctuary ..you can see many elephants in single place, you can hire local transport to reach there once you are In Guruvayur

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Thank Sham K
Guruvayur, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 30, 2016

Anakkotta is an amazing tourist place at Guruvayoor.We can see and watch the life a elephants in that camp.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 24, 2016 via mobile

53 elephants were there as on Nov 2016. It was interesting to observe their activities. But many are chained heavily so that the only movement possible was just rocking the body. There is enough parking for vehicles. Parking fees and entry fees are to be paid. No photography allowed.

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