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KokChang Safari Elephant Trekking

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Closed Now: 08:30 - 17:30
Open today: 08:30 - 17:30
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Amazing Milo and Lee

Everyone has its own opinion on how to treat these gentle giants. My wife and I just doesn’t... read more

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Allan F
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An AMAZING trip through the jungle -- on an ELEPHANT

This was the highlight of our 10 day cruise. Booked directly with the KokChang folks on line. Easy... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
elephanttrkker
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Kok Chang Elephant Trekking Safari in set on a beautiful ocean viewpoint where the dense tropical jungle overlooks Kata Noi Bay. We offer various jungle routes riding on these Majestic animals from 20 minutes, or to the summit on 30 minute and 1...more
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287 Moo 2, Karon, Muang Phuket, Phuket , Thailand, Kata Beach, Karon, Phuket 83100, Thailand
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Everyone has its own opinion on how to treat these gentle giants. My wife and I just doesn’t approve of animal labor so we went for MILO feeding and swimming with her mom, and we never went wrong. Lee our guide(not sure about his name...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Kokchangsafari, Public Relations Manager at KokChang Safari Elephant Trekking, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Kok Chang safari. We are very happy that you like and enjoy with kok chang safari. Thank you once again and we do hope that we will have the opportunity to welcome you back...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

This was the highlight of our 10 day cruise. Booked directly with the KokChang folks on line. Easy to do -- they do not accept credit cards, so be prepared with cash -- Thai Baht -- and a little extra to buy some bananas and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Kokchangsafari, Public Relations Manager at KokChang Safari Elephant Trekking, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Kok Chang safari. We are very happy that you like and enjoy with kok chang safari. Thank you once again and we do hope that we will have the opportunity to welcome you back...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

A truly memorable experience. Began with buying some elephant food and feeding it to them. It was fun watching them take it from your hand with their trunk and then toss it in their mouths. Followed by a trek through the jungle and some picture...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Kokchangsafari, Public Relations Manager at KokChang Safari Elephant Trekking, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Kok Chang safari. We are very happy that you like and enjoy with kok chang safari. Thank you once again and we do hope that we will have the opportunity to welcome you back...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Boon Mee was showing off apparently the day we rode. It was a bit scary but her Mahout was adept and managing her. Be sure to bring some cash to buy fruit to feed animals after your ride!More

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Date of experience: November 2018
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Kokchangsafari, Public Relations Manager at KokChang Safari Elephant Trekking, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Kok Chang safari. We are very happy that you like and enjoy with kok chang safari. Thank you once again and we do hope that we will have the opportunity to welcome you back...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was not going to miss an opportunity to interact with the elephants while in Thailand. I had read a bit about elephant cruelty and was concerned about doing an elephant ride but wantEd to find a place they treated their elephants well and did...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Kokchangsafari, Public Relations Manager at KokChang Safari Elephant Trekking, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Kok Chang safari. We are very happy that you like and enjoy with kok chang safari. Thank you once again and we do hope that we will have the opportunity to welcome you back...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a must see!!! The elephant are well taken care of!! The staff are friendly and helpful! Oh and the food was deliciousMore

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Date of experience: November 2018
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Kokchangsafari, Public Relations Manager at KokChang Safari Elephant Trekking, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Kok Chang safari. We are very happy that you like and enjoy with kok chang safari. Thank you once again and we do hope that we will have the opportunity to welcome you back...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When I book the elephant trekking, I was a bit skeptical as I read article on the cruelty but yet I want my kids to have a close encounter with the elephants. After many research, I decided to go with Kok Chang. Pick up came...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Kokchangsafari, Public Relations Manager at KokChang Safari Elephant Trekking, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Kok Chang safari. We are very happy that you like and enjoy with kok chang safari. Thank you once again and we do hope that we will have the opportunity to welcome you back...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a great afternoon at Kokchang. The staff are very pleasant and our experience bathing with an elephant and meeting baby Milo was so enjoyable. It isn’t cheap (especially for Thailand) but it’s worth it and all the signs pointed towards elephants who were...More

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Date of experience: November 2018
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Kokchangsafari, Public Relations Manager at KokChang Safari Elephant Trekking, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Kok Chang safari. We are very happy that you like and enjoy with kok chang safari. Thank you once again and we do hope that we will have the opportunity to welcome you back...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For me this tour expels some of the recent ideologies public media is promoting about the treatment of elephants in these places. They really seem to have the elephants well-being and survival at heart. The tour guide (Amy) was lovely and her knowledge about elephants...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Kokchangsafari, Front Office Manager at KokChang Safari Elephant Trekking, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Kok Chang safari. We are very happy that you like and enjoy with kok chang safari. Thank you once again and we do hope that we will have the opportunity to welcome you back...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The people were Very Nice and we had a good experience with the elephants.The elephants are Very Well taken care of so that is a Very good thing.More

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Date of experience: November 2018
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Kokchangsafari, Public Relations Manager at KokChang Safari Elephant Trekking, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Kok Chang safari. We are very happy that you like and enjoy with kok chang safari. Thank you once again and we do hope that we will have the opportunity to welcome you back...More

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claires455
2 December 2018|
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Response from Kokchangsafari | Property representative |
Hi Claires, Yes we have, but when you booking program please inform to our staff about your pick-up place. Thank you.
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annaphamxo
14 October 2018|
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Response from Kokchangsafari | Property representative |
Hello Anna, Thank you for your interested in Kok Chang safari. Yes, we have elephant trekking in our safari, but do you know the elephant can carry on their back more over 200 kg. And in nature the elephant can walk around... More
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