Kodanad- The elephant camp -
Kodanad is one of the largest elephant training centres in Kerala. Earlier elephants captured from the the forests in the East and North of Kodanad were trained here. Since the introduction of a ban on elephant capture Kodanad has been reduced to a training centre. The famous Malayatoor Church is near Kodanad.
Kodanad is about 44 km from Ernakulam town. Nearest bus station is Perumbavoor, about 12 km.