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We did a lot of research and thought we had found a good company who care for the elephants BUT it's a tourist trap making lots of money at the expense of these beautiful animals. Everyone else on our minibus opted for the feeding, bathing...More
We did the elephant walking and bathing. Tad pricey, but certainly something I had wanted to do for a long time, bath the elephants. We started off with a river walk on the backs of elephants, howdah free. The elephant was certainly not stressed with...More
I can’t say enough how much fun the Elephant Village and Sanctuary is. I’ve been there twice and will probably go when more family visits me in Luang Prabang. My first tour guide, Ded, was the best tour guide I’ve had at any location ever....More
My husband and I read many reviews and articles about the various elephant “attractions” and decided on Elephant Village because of their strong commitment to the conservation of these much abused creatures by the logging industry. It is evident from the start, that they are...More
I did the 1 day Mahout tour on 13 April with Noy and it was a great experience. It was my first time riding elephants and at first it was a bit scary but I soon got used to it. There is a guide who...More
This sanctuary does not use the chair to ride elephants It is trying it’s best to find the balance between so these lovely creatures can live their lives in peace I did this with tiger trails and highly recommend
We did the mahout experience with Mr. Anou and had an incredible time. We loved that we could spend a lot of time with the elephants up close and personal. And it was very important that they were well treated and healthy. A great day.