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Thai Elephant Home

#1 of 24 things to do in Mae Taeng Features Animals
102 Moo 2 | Kuet Chang, Mae Taeng 50150, Thailand
+66 89 434 2047
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One of the happiest day of my life

I loved this place so much. The staff is very professional, the elephant ride into the jungle and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
SuZAnnemariposa
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Guadalajara, Mexico
Amazing highlight to holiday

There were two parts to our day, the elephant nursery in the morning and then riding in the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Luke A
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102 Moo 2 | Kuet Chang, Mae Taeng 50150, Thailand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I loved this place so much. The staff is very professional, the elephant ride into the jungle and across two rivers is amazing and there is a great lunch in the jungle too. The elephant I rode was so precious that I cried when I...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There were two parts to our day, the elephant nursery in the morning and then riding in the afternoon. We arrived to the nursery to find only one other family there. After getting changed into local clothing we set about feeding the elephants. Sunday the...More

Thank Luke A
Reviewed June 16, 2017

We did the morning tour, where we fed the elephants and rode them down to the water and played with them there. It was the perfect experience and chance to see them up close and personal for the first time. The elephants seemed very well...More

1  Thank Kendall D
Reviewed June 7, 2017 via mobile

Unforgettable experience ! I did it in Chiang Mai with one of my friends. We were left amazed with those beautiful animals. We had a chance to feed them, had a ride on them and at the end it was a fun bath time! Must...More

Thank Agata D
Reviewed April 10, 2017

You can't miss this! What an incredible day feeding your elephant sugarcane, riding him to the river, bathing him in the river, then heading back to main camp for lunch. After lunch we visited the elephant nursery, where we got to take mud baths with...More

Thank Laura T
Reviewed March 29, 2017 via mobile

We went for the 2 hour trekking with the elephants and I have to say it was an amazing experience. I gave my GoPro to one of our tour guides and he took videos of us the whole time. We got a cd with pictures...More

1  Thank Michelle B
Reviewed March 26, 2017 via mobile

Our family spent most of the day at the Thai Elephant Home and visited the Elephant Nursery as well. We were picked up at our hotel in Chiang Mai at around 9 a.m. After a 45 min ride we arrived. We were provided with clothes...More

1  Thank Luis F
Reviewed March 20, 2017 via mobile

Wow, what an amazing day. We booked a half day at Thai Elephant Home Nursery. We were picked up in a clean air conditioned car and driven out towards the nursery. Our first stop was at a local fruit and vegetable market for a look...More

Thank TracyNGrant
Reviewed March 7, 2017

If you care about how elephants are treated and do not want to support companies who uses saddles on them or chain them up then go and visit Thai Elephant Home. Here they treat the animals very kind and with respect. We went to see...More

Thank Pernille H
Reviewed February 25, 2017

It was the most beautiful and memorable day of my life. And it broke my heart into a million pieces. The ride through the rain forest on my elephant, was quite possibly the most emotional day of my life. It was a dream come true....More

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poppydog66
April 15, 2017|
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Response from DonnaF513 | Reviewed this property |
I am so sorry it's taken me this long to respond to your question. The Thai Elephant Home is wonderful; the elephants are treated well, fed regularly, and are never 'beaten' to do anything. They are mostly rescue animals... More
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rtatejane
April 8, 2017|
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Response from DonnaF513 | Reviewed this property |
My son and I did this trip through Discover Corps. It was a volunteer opportunity that really turned out to be a Thai immersion opportunity. The Thai Elephant Home was included in our trip and we stayed for four days... More
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