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Seaview Elephant Camp

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The only way to improve this ‘attraction’ is to close it down.

Don’t do this! We noticed before we got on the elephant that it had blood on its forehead. Five... read more

Reviewed 21 December 2018
ArleneL284
via mobile
Please don't do that - horrible experience!

We spent about 50 $ per person to abuse and injure Elephants! They will tell you that they treat... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2018
jamel_mh
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21 Dec 2018
“The only way to improve this ‘attraction’ is to close it down.”
26 Oct 2018
“Please don't do that - horrible experience!”
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Reviewed 21 December 2018 via mobile

Don’t do this! We noticed before we got on the elephant that it had blood on its forehead. Five minutes into the ride we realized why. For no reason that we could see, the elephant handler smacked the poor animal on the head with a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 26 October 2018

We spent about 50 $ per person to abuse and injure Elephants! They will tell you that they treat them well but it's a lie! They hit them with a pike until they are bleeding while walking. My girlfriend almost cried! I will never do...More

Date of experience: March 2018
4  Thank jamel_mh
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Phukette is one of the things you have to do is the elephant safari. highly recommend mutalaka. Very nice and enjoyable experience. A very different feeling.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank MerdiB
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Rude staff, poor quality performance. We have been to many elephant camps in Thailand and Laos. This one is lowest on quality standards. So if you have never seen elephants then it’s ok to visit else skip this one

Date of experience: June 2018
4  Thank san_vai
Reviewed 23 May 2018

I had reviewed many elephant treks before booking. Booking was made through our hotel and on arriving was shocked to find it was not the place i was expecting but one a little further down the road. I was so saddened by the look of...More

Date of experience: May 2018
6  Thank T0ndi
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Very sad experience. We knew that these gentle Giants can only transport paying tourists if you break their will and hurt them continuously with iron hooks. But we could not resist to let our young child ride an elephant. Prices are at a rediscoulos high...More

Date of experience: April 2018
7  Thank Pupoontour
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

What a horrible place this is! Was included in our city tour and I have to say it really put a downer on the day! Horrible the way these animals are treated. Young elephant can barely move as chained to a tree and hence exhibiting...More

Date of experience: March 2018
3  Thank Corin G
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

If you look at my attached picture You can see the baby elephant can’t even stretch as he is chained to a tree. I had driven past this elephant for twelve days in a row where I noticed this poor thing was locked in a...More

Date of experience: March 2018
5  Thank katekZ7715IN
Reviewed 16 February 2018

This was the saddest part of our trip. We were bought to this group of tours by our driver & before we knew it we have paid for the monkey show, elephant ride & snake show. They were all things we thought we would enjoy...More

Date of experience: January 2018
3  Thank Angela M
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

I really didn’t enjoy this part of the city sightseeing tour. The baby elephant, as with the other larger elephants, were chained to the ground with very little to no room for movement. It was horrible. We didn’t ride the elephants. The guards had what...More

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank Manaileng M
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katebC3038QY
12 August 2017|
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Response from JMB162 |
Absolutely agree!! What kind of human being would pay to abuse these beautiful creatures??? Makes my blood boil🤬🤬🤬
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87SCuba
27 February 2016|
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Response from Lea D |
I am doing this trip next week. I am very concerned now that I am reading these reviews. We booked through Viator- one hour elephant Trek.
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