Kerala Has The World’s Largest Bird Sculpture

Jatayu Earth Centre, Kollam

World's Largest Bird Statue

The Master Mind

The giant concrete statue of Jatayu is built on a mighty rock named Jatayupara (para means rock in Malayalam) by the sculptor Rajiv Anchal.

The colossal statue is 200 feet long, 150 feet wide and 70 feet tall, making it all largest functional bird statue in the world with an enter into the Guinness Book of World Records.

Rajiv Anchal.

Jatayu Earth’s Centre

Jatayu Earth Centre is spread across 65 acres of land. It’s a wholesome tourist attraction that has gorgeous hills, fauna and flora and has a sustainable eco-system. The tourism department of Kerala and renowned film director, art director and sculptor, Mr. Rajiv Anchal constructed this on government-owned land. This is a public-private partnership and the contract for this is signed by Kerala Government and Guruchandrika Builders and Property Private Limited. Jatayu Earth’s Centre is one of the major tourism initiatives, which has followed the BOT ( build-operate-transfer) model.

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Jatayu Earth Centre Offers Adventure Activities

Adventure Rock Hill – Ideal Spot for Adventure Seekers

Adventure rock hill has a wide range of adventure activities. Here, adventure activities are held by following international standards of safety. The paintball station is a unique feature of this hill. It is spread across a large natural territory.

There is a safe forest where you can trek for one hour.

The other activities at adventure hill are:

  1. Rappelling

  2. Archery

  3. Zip-line

  4. Rifle shooting

  5. Chimney Climbing

  6. Valley Crossing

  7. Log walk

  8. Jummering

  9. Bouldering

  10. Commando Net

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Elephant Rock Hill – A Hill With Night Camping Facility

This hill has a 250-meter-long Zip-line zone. Activities at elephant rock hill are campfire, Sky cycling, Moonlight dinner for the family with live music, live kitchen, etc. This hill provides the best opportunity to be a part of forestation.

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Kitchen Rock Hill – An Outdoor Paint Ball Station

At the Kitchen rock hill, you will find Siddha rejuvenation. It is located in natural caves with accommodation facilities. There are varieties of plants in the herbal garden. Heli taxi service is available on this hill. By visiting this hill, you can be a part of the preservation & protection of the natural ecosystem.

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Heli Joyrides

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Biggest private-public tourism projects with facilities like Cable Car rides, Heli joyrides, Adventure Centre, Siddha Cave Healing Center, and many more.

You can also book a Jatayu Earth Centre visit on the official website:

Address: Jatayu Junction, Jatayu Nature Park Rd, Chadayamangalam, Kerala 691534

Timings: 10 am to 8 pm

Contact: 090720 44444

Stay tuned for more such amazing nature getaways.