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Khao Sok Elephant Sanctuary

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Spend some time with gender giants. A chance to care for Elephants and see them at their most playful-watch out for splashing and bathing.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
43, Moo 6, Khao Sok National Park 84250, Thailand
+66 89 726 7066
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All reviews mud bath elephant sanctuary great experience the river highly recommend this experience their lives female elephant great fun small group of people beautiful elephants working animals their natural habitat couple of hours lifetime experience elephants treated lovely tour guide these amazing creatures
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

You will get peace from nature.You will study about nature.You will see a lovely elephant.You can ride it and feed it.You will see living together with people and elephants.

Date of experience: March 2019
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chomchuen, Guest Relations Manager at Khao Sok Elephant Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

To men and gentlemen I have read the review already. I think I don't use our place. Our place of cultivation does not support elephant riding. sincerely

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It’s not a sanctuary at all The elephant are sad Don’t let them tell you that they happy It’s a tourist trapMore

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank 302bennyr
chomchuen, Guest Relations Manager at Khao Sok Elephant Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, I think that all you said is not in my area. The Sanctuary There is only one place in Khao Sok. Our location does not have any animal abuse or enforcement. There is now an excuse for the tour operator. Has falsified my place...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful experience. A most do if in the locality. Guide Marlene was really amazing! A great experience with family or friends. Wonderful to support Elephants in a such a wonderful environment.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank GilesAndrews2014
Reviewed February 17, 2019

Exceeded expectations, elephants treated with dignity. Yes , you do wash them down but the elephant will soon make her move when she's had enough. Great experience preparing food to feed them, their individual personalties shine thruogh at feeding time, great fun. Very informative video...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 13, 2019

My wife and I are not interested in elephant riding but the sanctuary is a different matter altogether. We visited yesterday and the guide was both knowledgable and clearly loved her two elephants, who are both female ages 41 and 48. After some initial feeding...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

What an experience! Never met an elephant from such a close distance. With a lot of respect for the habitat of the elephant, you get an inside of the elephant habits and life. You may touch them, feed and wash them. An unique must do....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Deborah D
Reviewed February 12, 2019

A must do if your in Thailand, so worth the money. Great staff, awesome to see the elephants roaming free safely

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed February 6, 2019 via mobile

We have just got back from visiting the sanctuary, despite other reviews regarding large groups, there was only 4 of us in ours. We fed the 48 year old female elephant, learned the differences between Asian and African elephants as well as female and Male....More

Date of experience: February 2019
3  Thank yesuac
Reviewed February 2, 2019

Best thing you can do, ever!!! Getting up close and personal to these magnificent beasts is truly amazing and makes you appreciate them all the more. Xx

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 30, 2019 via mobile

Unfortunately its not a sanctuary at all! The elefants grow up there, are chained and forced to take a bath with the tourists. They have to learn tricks and one elefant had bad abuse marks... Had to cry! Don't support!More

Date of experience: January 2019
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chomchuen, Owner at Khao Sok Elephant Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded January 31, 2019

The infringement of things that you cannot access. It is an invasion of places. There is a breach in this area. Be aware of the laws of computer culture. I will prosecute the truth. In what claims I have a license to display the confirmation...More

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September 13, 2018|
Response from chomchuen | Property representative |
Please you can cantact on gmail or wabsit Khao sok elephant sanctuary. Pice cost for Adult 1,200/persons and child 800/persons 3-10year.
August 19, 2018|
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Response from chomchuen | Property representative |
The activities you can do that. We have in the morning and afternoon . If you would like to come here. Please can you make reservation with us. On website Thanks you
Alizée M
April 18, 2018|
Response from chomchuen | Property representative |
Please contact us with website. Thanks