Kenyir Elephant Village (KEV) in Malaysia

Kenyir Elephant Village (KEV)

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Size256 hectares
First elephant arrived2014
AddressKenyir lake,Sungai Telemong
PlaceKuala Berang
YouTube ChannelUC1Xx8RSWn2L_rIIwukpiR3g
Telephone+609 858 5588

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Kenyir Elephant Village (KEV), located at Kenyir lake,Sungai Telemong, in Kuala Berang, Malaysia, was founded in 2012 and the first elephant arrived in 2014.

Living elephants

At Kenyir Elephant Village (KEV) lives 13 elephants with records in this database: (detail list)

  1. Abby
  2. ,
  3. Abong
  4. ,
  5. Badol
  6. ,
  7. Che Long
  8. ,
  9. Detox
  10. ,
  11. Dusun
  12. ,
  13. Gawi
  14. ,
  15. Jambu
  16. ,
  17. Ketiar
  18. ,
  19. Limau
  20. ,
  21. Puteri
  22. ,
  23. Teh
  24. ,
  25. Tenang
  26. ,

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Kenyir Elephant Village (KEV), is a state government project in the Kenyir Lake tourism area aimed at drawing more tourists to Terengganu. State Economic Planning Unit Kenyir Lake Development Division manager Tengku Mohd Ariffin Tengku Abdul Rahman said the project, which began in 2012 on a 256-hectare site, would have 30 elephants when fully completed.
Source: Seven elephants stationed at Kenyir Elephant Village to draw tourists

2014-02: 7 elephants, sourced from the Wildlife & National Parks Dept., have been placed at Kenyir Elephant Village in order to attract tourists to Terengganu.

References for records about Kenyir Elephant Village (KEV)

Recommended Citation

Koehl, Dan (2021). Kenyir Elephant Village (KEV), Elephant Encyclopedia. Available online at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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This document was updated: 2020-10-30 07:03:11

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