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Address: Mae Sa, Mae Rim, Thailand
Phone Number: +66 5320 6247
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Take the short ride

if you choose the elephant trek after the show select the shorter one , it gets really boring after a few minutes .

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 12, 2015
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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015 NEW

if you choose the elephant trek after the show select the shorter one , it gets really boring after a few minutes .

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Hoofddorp, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

From start to finish a wonderful chance to mingle with the elehants, cuddle them, feed them,watch them perform stunts, ride ontheir backs, but above all watch them paint !! They are truly amazing and the accuracy with which they paint scenes, flowers etc left us speechless. The warmth of the staff helped us to understand more about these wonderful creatures.... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

I've been here about 4 times over the last 20+ years. It seems to be getting more well maintained with better care for the elephants. I took my wife and kids this time. The Elephant Farm was one of their best parts of our Thailand trip.

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Kenosha, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Short Review: We fed the elephants, watched them bathe, play and paint, and rode them for an hour through the forest, and took pictures and even got a hug from them. Thoroughly enjoyed my experience and would highly recommend it! Long review: I booked a trip to the Maesa Elephant Camp as a part of an excursion through my hotel,... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

I don't have any issue with the show it was really great and fun and me and my wife enjoyed it. However, we really felt ripped-off after learning that the painting we bought in the morning of January 2, 2015, was not the same painting which was done by one of the elephant during the morning show. I'm really upset... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

45 minute drive from the city. But well worth the time. You will see some of the country side. The park itself is very clean and the Elephants are well looked after. Take the opportunity to visit up close with the elephants and their trainers before the show. You will be able to have your photos taken and get a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

This was so fun watching the elephants paint, play soccer, play musical instruments! So fun. I had no idea!! Friends of ours did the trekking, but we opted to just do the show and it was just as much fun.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

We traveled with GATE1 travel to Thailand. An exceptional WHOLE DAY Tour with Gate1 to the Fabulous Elephant camp. We rode the Elephants for one full hour. Thank we fed them Bananas & Sticks. We saw them performing & bathing & painting. its the exceptional LOVE & CARE that makes this place Unique & Special!

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

We really enjoyed our trip to this elephant camp. We rode the elephants, fed them bananas and sugar cane, watched them bathe in a river and then watched a "show" where they performed odd tricks. The elephants seemed to be well taken care of - but the "show" left me slightly uncomfortable as it felt like they were being forced... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Its great to spend half a day with elephants when you are in Chiang Mai. When we arrived we did the bamboo rafting. A really scenic ride. Then there was the elephant show where the elephants did tricks. Its the first time we saw an elephant painting. The the elephant trek through the river and the little jungle along side... More 

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