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Elephant Nature Park

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Elephant Nature Park, a unique conservation project set in Chiang Mai Province, Northern Thailand has been in operation since in the 1990's with a goal to provide a sanctuary and elephant rescue center. We have been involved in dozens of rescues and...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
As featured in 3 Days in Chiang Mai
Chiang Mai 50100, Thailand
+66 53 818 932
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Reviewed yesterday

The best thing I’ve done in Thailand. The company is very professional, with English speaking staff. They picked us up on the mini bus at our condominium that we stayed. On the way to the place they explained us very well about Nature Park project...More

Thank Irma F
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Did the half day tour with 3 kids aged 12,9 & 6. Perfect length - pick up from hotel at 9am. 1 hour drive. Then fed elephants, walked around part of reserve with guide & got up close to several elephants, patted elephants, lovely lunch,...More

Thank jackoandlinda
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had a single day visit in the nature park. We had a good time, and so good to see elephants are taking good care of. The guide was very nice, and it is the most ethical elephant park in the country. We very much...More

Thank honeyhall
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We didn't know whether to go to elephant nature park or a different elephant sanctuary as the others seemed a lot cheaper. We decided to go for elephant nature park after reading reviews of other places which questioned the treatment of the elephants. I'm glad...More

2  Thank Katie B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This place is the real deal! Everyone should go and support this place. You not only get to cuddle cats and dogs that have been rescued, you get to hang out with elephants and learn all of their stories. Many have injuries from idiot and...More

Thank JulietteH25
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

These animals are amazing creatures. To be given the opportunity to connect with these elephants was such an amazing experience. The depth of understanding that these mammals have is hard to comprehend. I think everyone should open themselves up to connect with them and find...More

Thank Craig H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did the sunshine for elephants tour which does not visit the elephant nature park but is a little further down the road with 3 elephants. We had a great day there and had the feeling the elephants are treated in a very fair way/...More

Thank Ju B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was brilliant. There are many options. I chose small group and visited the Karen elephant home in the mountains. We had a small group of 3 people and spent the day with 3 elephants.It was fun to feed and play with elephants.

1  Thank Chonghui K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You need to do the overnight it is awesome! This place is a nature lovers dream not only do they rescue elephants but a whole lot of other animals such as cats, dogs and buffalo. Our overnight nature guide Apple was amazing you could see...More

1  Thank Justyhorse
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to the elephant nature park a few days ago. This had been an activity I had been looking forward to for well over a year. My family and I got picked up at 8am on the van and after an hour we were...More

1  Thank Daniela E
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Karen T
17 September 2018|
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Response from Justyhorse | Reviewed this property |
Overnighter for sure 1 night +2 days lots of feeding also time with elephants and time with elephants when there is not that many people in the park you also get to walk dogs and play with cats
17 September 2018|
Response from pascale c | Reviewed this property |
bonjour si vous passez une journée avec les helephants il n'est pas nécessaire de prendre beaucoup d'affaires puisque vous ne dormez pas sur place . les toilettes sont propres . il fait chaud donc pas de couverture mais un... More
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