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Patara Elephant Farm - Private Tours

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Address: 299/22 | Mae Hea, Chiang Mai 50000, Thailand
Phone Number: +66 53 286 321
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This was one of the most unbelievable experiences I've ever had. To see these magnificent animals up close & obviously so well looked after is something I will keep with me... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 29, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

This was one of the most unbelievable experiences I've ever had. To see these magnificent animals up close & obviously so well looked after is something I will keep with me forever. The staff were friendly and very informative, & the elephants definitely respond to their care. The park now has over 60 elephants, with some of the female elephants... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

We chose to visit Patara after hearing personal recommendations from friends and family and reading all of the great reviews here. It was a big of a splurge for us, but I think it was worth it. It was important to me to go to a place where the elephants were treated very well and I think Patara delivers. I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

I was promised a rolls royce experience and they delivered. All expectations met and then some. Highly recommend if you can afford.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 NEW

This was an unbelievable experience. We did Elephant Owner for a day. You really do spend all day with the elephants. The best is that you are one on one with your elephant. During the ride, you are alone with the Mahout walking alongside carrying your bag. I did something similar in Laos which was great too but this was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 NEW

Cannot speak highly enough of this amazing place. As many others have said there are lots of bad stories about elephants not being treated well. But not here. The well being of the animals is so clearly at the heart of everything with patara. The staff really do care for the elephants and look after them so well, you can... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 NEW

An incredible experience for the whole family. We truly enjoyed this day even with our three year old. Our girls, ages 10 & 8, loved being the owner for the day. Our three year old was a bit overwhelmed but the guide was very kind and kept her occupied throughout the day. The lunch was delicious local food and fruit.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 NEW via mobile

This could not have been a better experience! 5 stars for sure. The staff were professional and friendly. The elephants here are truly loved and cared for as they should be. The ultimate goal of the farm is to release these elephants back into the wild, but in order to do this they must be healthy both physically and mentally.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015 NEW via mobile

We found this place on the internet before we left for our trip and I'm glad we did because you have to book a few weeks in advance. It is not advertised locally at all. This place is amazing it's hard to know where to start. Communication prior to visit is excellent, I had many emails confirming details. Pickup is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015 NEW

Of all the things we did in Thailand, this definitely tops the list!!!...We were quite reluctant in the beginning as we heard a lot of bad stories about Elephant treatment in Thailand so we did a lot of research before booking anything, and we are so glad we did!! They really do care and look after the Elephants here at... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015 NEW via mobile

As an animal lover, I searched long and hard for just the right elephant experience. I did not want a place which exploited elephants or mistreated them in any way. However, I did want an opportunity to bond with an elephant and ride on one (which is not allowed at the Elephant sanctuary.) Patara offered just that and more. In... More 

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Address: Address: 299/22 | Mae Hea, Chiang Mai 50000, Thailand
Phone Number: +66 53 286 321
Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Chiang Mai Province  >  Chiang Mai

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