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Elephant Nature Park

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Address: Chiang Mai 50100, Thailand
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+66 53 818 932
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: Yes
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Elephant Nature Park, a unique conservation project set in Chiang Mai...

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 sustain a natural home for this endangered species. Mission: To protect and conserve elephants in a natural environment and to provide a healthy and fruitful life for all those creatures under our care

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The saddest part is saying goodbye

Initially, we wanted to do the single say visit but we left it so last minute that we had to pick one of the more expensive tour packages. We decided to go with "Pamper a... read more

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Surrey, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Initially, we wanted to do the single say visit but we left it so last minute that we had to pick one of the more expensive tour packages. We decided to go with "Pamper a Pachyderm" and were not disappointed! In fact, it was a blessing in disguise that we choose this because there was only 8 people in our... More 

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An absolutely MUST if you staying in or near Chiang Mai. This was the highlight of our trip. My husband and I booked the Hope for Elephants package, which included pick-up from our hotel, lunch (which was delicious) and a small group of us spending the day with a herd of elephants. We helped clean and prepare their food, fed... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband and I visited the elephant nature park (one day visit). It was our favorite part of our entire trip! No riding or abusing the elephants here. Safe place for all animals. It was the coolest experience. We went during peak holiday season so we booked our trip months in advance! Don't support any of the elephant trekking at... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is an elephant sanctuary, they care for abused elephants .Very infomative tour , they pick you up at your accommodation feed you lunch &drop you off at your accommodation.Highly recommended!

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Los Altos, CA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I had a difficult time figuring out which elephant park to visit, and am so glad I chose Elephant Nature Park. This is the place that cares for abused and injured elephants vs. other places that make them carry people around and torture them in other ways. At Elephant Nature Park we learned about the elephants, got to feed them,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This was the highlight of our trip to Thailand. We did the Care for Elephants full day. They either pick you up at your hotel or you can meet at the office. Our group had 6 people plus our guide Mr. Hit. On the way to the park (1.5 hours) the guide explains how to behave around the elephants and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This place does it right. Over 71 rescued elephants, 200 cats and 300 dogs. When you arrive you see the free range cats and dogs just hanging out on the boardwalk. You then get to feed them and walk throughout the extensive property, meeting different elephant families and interacting in a safe environment. We did the overnight trip and it... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Hard to put this sanctuary in to words. Truly amazing which could also be the words to describe it's founder; Lek. My family and I did the over night stay and what and experience that none of us will ever forget. Let's start with the guides Mike & Apple. They were great. Professional, funny, knowledgable but above all else the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed her overnight with my parents and two boys, 10 & 8. It was managed excellently and everyone enjoyed it. The elephants are just amazing. We got to feed them, pat them, photo them, watch them play. So much more up close and personal than I expected. The early morning walk round was the best. We got to meet... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Amazing place, a visit worth for the money. You'll see elephant bath, elephat show, how mahouts work with the elephant. Possible also take a elephant riding adventure. Open daily 07.00 a.m. to 14.30 p.m. Show times: 8.00 a.m., 9.40 a.m. & 1.30 p.m.

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