Distance
35 Kilometres form Kovalam to Palode
Duration
Approx 11/2 Hours
Departure
9 am Return fare - 1 Person. Minium 2 people
elephant ride
elephant ride in kerala
Come and meet your new BIG best friend - Aana Yoottu the Elephant
Elephant play an important part in the transport, temple and traditions of Kerala. The pride of PALODE is Aana Yoottu – a mighty and majestic elephant whose nature is calm and friendly. Aana likes to meet new friends but you have drive about 11/2 hours by car to find him on the forest edge.
Have fun and watch the elephant bathe – you can even join in and shower with him!
Enjoy lunch with Aana and feed him his favorite foods – banana and jaggery. He will be very happy after this and offer you a ride on his back through the forest for as long as you like
The it’s time for your lunch – a Kerala dish of sweet Payasam served on a banana leaf
Don’t forgot your camera – so you can savor sweet memories of your new friend a long time