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Elephant Life Experience

Moo 2, Kued Chang subdistrict | Maetamann Valley, Mae Taeng 50150, Thailand
+66 89 759 2380
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Flawless execution, incredible experience

I wasn't sure to expect about ELE because it is so hard to find any information about them and... read more

Reviewed 6 January 2016
SFTravelerYZ
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San Francisco, California
The Most Amazing Experience!

The camp is absolutely incredible, high end facilities, great service, the elephants are well taken... read more

Reviewed 28 December 2015
dangon76
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Miami, Florida
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We are proudly to present Elephant Life Experience (E.L.E). This exclusive place is surrounded by fantastic scenery at Maetaman Valley, located 70 kilometers from Chiang Mai next to Maetaman Elephant Camp. Our elephants live naturally among a beautiful setting with the river flowing gracefully and close by. The E.L.E. lodge has been designed to accommodate in a luxurious style during your visit. You will have the special opportunity to build a closeness to an individual elephant and enjoy your 4-hour visit at E.L.E. Your experience in participate with our artistic elephants will be truly memorable.
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  • Very good11%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Moo 2, Kued Chang subdistrict | Maetamann Valley, Mae Taeng 50150, Thailand
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+66 89 759 2380
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Reviewed 6 January 2016

I wasn't sure to expect about ELE because it is so hard to find any information about them and their email communication is so poor. Even our guide who lives in the area didn't know anything about ELE other than the location. Let me assure...More

1  Thank SFTravelerYZ
Reviewed 28 December 2015 via mobile

The camp is absolutely incredible, high end facilities, great service, the elephants are well taken care off, the people are extremely professional. The service is outstanding!

Thank dangon76
Reviewed 20 November 2015 via mobile

I can't say enough about our half day experience at ELE. Everything from the amazing staff to the amenities to the humane treatment of their elephants is first class. I have done other elephant experiences and nothing comes close to ELE. It is worth paying...More

1  Thank wrldtravler99
Reviewed 7 November 2015 via mobile

WOW!!!!! A one on one experience with elephants and a truly amazing staff. If you want to see elephants, then this is the only way to go. The best part about ELE is that they truly care for, love, and respect these noble animals. Book...More

1  Thank Benjamin B
Reviewed 2 November 2015

To be up close and personal with these majestic animals and their trainers, to see what elephants are like in a more relaxed environment than a big commercial operation, was magical. The vet was very professional and answered any questions we had. Everyone helped us...More

1  Thank Donna K
Reviewed 2 July 2015

We were unsure whether to do this experience as we had a small 4 month old baby with us and we didn't want to leave her alone, but the staff were really excellent. We could go at our own pace and bring the baby with...More

Thank TravelgalLondon
Wittawat I, Guest Relations Manager at Elephant Life Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2015

Dear Ms.Cullen & Mr. Furgus, I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for having chosen to vised our elephant camp.We are really glad you enjoyed your time with us. We will continue working to improve our services and would have pleasure in...More

Reviewed 23 May 2015

Boring, mass processing, feeling uncomfortable - all these aspects certainly don't apply to this amazing elephant camp. I visited many elephant camps in Thailand already and often I felt like described in the beginning. This camp is the total opposite. Arriving at the camp, the...More

3  Thank Matthias D
Wittawat I, Guest Relations Manager at Elephant Life Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2015

Dear Mr.Dreher, We are delighted to know that you enjoyed your visit so much. I will share with our team your comments about their positive attitude towards the guest which is one of our principles in Elephant Life Experience. We will continue working to improve...More

Reviewed 22 April 2015

While E.L.E was a VIP experience with elephants (personalized service, lunch in a beautiful setting, you spend the whole day with elephants without anyone else), I do have to say as an animal lover I spent the day heartbroken, I wish I did my research...More

5  Thank Paticas84
Reviewed 22 April 2015

i loved it all..because the culture and people of chiang mai are different from the south of Thailand, there are many wats to visit and i felt i was really in Thailand as opposed to tourist Thailand

Thank RajayMahtani
Wittawat I, Guest Relations Manager at Elephant Life Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2015

Dear Value guest, Thank you for visiting with us and for taking your valuable time to share your feedback here on TripAdvisor. We look forward to serving you on your next trip. Best regards, Wittawat I.

Reviewed 17 April 2015

While the experience was absolutely incredible, Nikki, our host truly went above and beyond to ensure we had a terrific time. We had a very tight schedule in Chiang Mai and were unable to participate on the ELE regular schedule in the morning. Nikki offered...More

Thank NYCAndrew82
Wittawat I, Guest Relations Manager at Elephant Life Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2015

Dear Andrew, We are delighted to know that you enjoyed your visited in our elephant camp so much. I will share with our team your comments about their positive attitude towards the costumers which is one of our principles in E.L.E (Elephant Life Experience). Best...More

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