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Green Hill Valley Elephant Camp- Day Tours

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This camp was the highlight of our trip for my kids (9 and 7). They loved feeding and bathing the elephants. In general, we didn’t feel rushed during our activities although there were quite a few groups. There is a short hike (15 mins) to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was able to visit Green Hill Valley Elephant Camp in November and my expectations were more than met. Upon arriving, we were greeted by an employee who led us to the lodge and explained what we would be doing that day. Each worker at...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ella88cook
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The morning after our night bus to Kalaw we read something about an elephant care facility. We called to ask whether it was still possible to visit, because we were a bit late. This was no problem, we could easily do anything. The personnel told...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ronaldwar
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We travelleled as two families after arriving into Heho aiirport. The setting is beautiful and the infrastructure carefully concealed by the surrounding forest. Vinton and the team are clearly deeply committed to the conservation of the landscape and the mostly retired forest working elephants that...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank AJD65
Reviewed December 12, 2018

Just read the review of Dingo_dude, he exactly tells you what you will experience that day, except that we did the scrubbing before we talked to the retired veterinarian. And you also get to keep a drinking water bottle with their logo on it, a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank RemyWetzels
Reviewed November 28, 2018

It was one of the highlight of our trip to Myanmar, planting a tree to reverse deforestation, learn about elephants. Feed and bath those beautiful creatures. this place is not your usual Elephant camp where everything is done for tourist amusement. Here elephants are in...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Art110
Reviewed November 26, 2018 via mobile

This was one of the highlights of our trip to Myanmar. Having visited Elephant Orphanages and Elephant Safaris in other countries around the world, this is the first time that I’ve been to a place which treats these magnificent creatures with the dignity and respect...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 25, 2018

Our two ten year olds will never forget their chance to shampoo and bathe the elephant in the fesh running stream. The lunch was delicious, and the progress they have made on deofrestation in six years is an inspiration to others. This inspirational initiative -...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Vicky B
TWM2011, Owner at Green Hill Valley Elephant Camp- Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 26, 2018

Thank you for participating in our educational care program for elephants. Many of jobless elephants in the country need proper care and shelters with the standard of Elephant-Human welfares. We GHV trying to introduce Myanmar tourism in ethical way of sharing responsibilities for Timber elephants...More

Reviewed November 25, 2018 via mobile

Well, we hesitated a while because of the amount of money you have to oay for the entrance fee. But after this experience I have to say that it was definitely worthy. Whole day and program kept us completely busy. Of course, feeding and bathing...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Zdenka_Hunady
Reviewed November 21, 2018 via mobile

We had an amazing experience there, the elephants are well taken care off and the experience with feeding and bathing them is unique. They are not treated as tourist attractions and you get to take part in what would be their daily routine with or...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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December 27, 2018|
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Response from margaret_Aus446 | Reviewed this property |
Yes..reckon it fine for all age groups. Need to take care around such large creatures, but trained staff with you at all times, and safety a priority for them. A truly memorable experience. Have a great time.
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rf985
August 27, 2018|
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Hi, our Myanmar tour operator included it in the whole package tour, so I don't know the exact cost.
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May 17, 2018|
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Response from Vera M | Reviewed this property |
Hi Sebastian, Hope it’s not too late to answer your question... Elephant Camp is closest to Kalaw, to the best of my knowledge. I visited the camp with a couple of travellers I met in Kalaw and we organised taxi to get us... More
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