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Sakrebailu Elephant Camp

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14 Km from Shimoga City, Shimoga, India
+91 95911 37909
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A different experience

This is the first time we were visiting an elephant camp and it was a different experience. Get up... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Shenoy10
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Mangalore, India
Elephant camp

The elephant camp is about 30 minutes drive from Shimoga. Ideal time to visit this place is from 7... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2018
Leo-jyothi
,
Salem, India
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“baby elephants” (21 reviews)
“elephant bath” (7 reviews)
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14 Km from Shimoga City, Shimoga, India
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+91 95911 37909
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the first time we were visiting an elephant camp and it was a different experience. Get up close and personal to the Elephants, watch them bathe and if you want you can help wash them. The herds of elephants and their kids are...More

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Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

The elephant camp is about 30 minutes drive from Shimoga. Ideal time to visit this place is from 7 am to 10 pm... Where people can enjoy the activities of the elephant from bathing to feeding. People also get opportunity to bath the elephant. Elephant...More

3  Thank Leo-jyothi
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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

Sakrebailu Elephant Camp is another interesting place where my kids love to spend the day outing with elephants.The camp houses several captive elephants. Sakrebailu is an eco-tourism center. The elephants in these camps are trained by skilled Mahouts. The camp is located on the banks...More

3  Thank maaz_nawaz
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Reviewed 31 March 2018

Make sure you be gentle on these giants.. Spend most our time bathing them, they seem to enjoy it a lot. Some of the baby elephants are quite playful and you need to be careful around them

1  Thank Madhumathi
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

We need to visit the camp by early morning as the elephants reach early morning by 7.30 am.they are lined and taken to the lake for bathing. the entry fee to the camp is rs 30. there is paytm option, but make sure about the...More

Thank Sherin23
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Reviewed 26 February 2018

This elephant camp is around 15 km from Shimoga. You can visit the place in the morning hours and can see many elephants at one place. Children will definitely enjoy watching the elephants and their activities specially when they take bath in the river. You...More

1  Thank Manoj43_11
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Reviewed 26 February 2018

Sakrebailu Elephant Camp maybe good for a short visit . There are some elephant rides and Boat rides available. Ideal for children and spending some time with Elephants. This can be considered only as an additional place to visit while you are in Shimoga area....More

2  Thank rennyjosetm
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Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

3-6 month baby elephant came towards us as we were waving hands to it. But suddenly mahout started beating in cane to it on its head, when we opposed his behavior he said its for visitors safety reasons, it should not go towards them. I...More

2  Thank Pushpadanta_Jain
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Reviewed 10 February 2018

The Elephant camp has a river facing front where they take you on top of elephants. This is fun way to enjoy with elephants, the mahoots let you pet them and you might even meet baby elephant and enjoy with it. They take you for...More

Thank avdheshhr
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Reviewed 10 February 2018

Hello Bothers & Sisters, While travelling to Sharawati Adevnture Camp (my final dstination of the Trip), i took break at Shimoga in night and left for this higly recommended place in early morning. Its really a exciting feeling for me to spend some quality time...More

1  Thank Rajiv p
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Mandar M
28 December 2017|
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Response from Anuradha S | Reviewed this property |
Can I know from where you are traveling? The timings are from 8.30 a.m. to 11.30 a.m. You can reach there before 9 a.m. You can spend around 1-2 hours there depending on the arrival of the elephants and the crowd. The... More
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elephantlove2016
24 December 2017|
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Response from Manpreet Singh K | Reviewed this property |
Valid point oban, m not promoting just visited dis place and shared my experience i did inqurie about animals from d authorities and reply i got that it is government initiative and standard procedure is taken ! Rest i l... More
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Ashraf A
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