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Elephant Nature Park

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The first thing I want to say is that I am 100% positivet that this is a humane place to visit... read more

Reviewed July 12, 2018
Carl S
Elephant Nature Park

Fantastic day with very happy elephants. No logging, circus, trekking, football or painting for... read more

Reviewed March 1, 2018
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
1 Ratmakka Road | Phra Sing Subdistrict, 71150, Thailand
+66 53 272 855
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Reviewed July 12, 2018

The first thing I want to say is that I am 100% positivet that this is a humane place to visit. They are wonderful to their elephants and I will donate/visit/and raise money for them in the future. I am a female solo traveler who...More

Thank Carl S
Reviewed March 1, 2018

Fantastic day with very happy elephants. No logging, circus, trekking, football or painting for them, they seem so relaxed. Great day feeding them, then it was down for a wash in the river. They are so well looked after and can be very cheeky !

Thank NickHeather_13
Reviewed December 15, 2017 via mobile

I don’t know why this doesn’t come up first when I search on elephants near Chiang Mai. What is being done here to rescue and heal elephants, dogs, cats, water buffalo and cows is truly inspirational. I was afraid to go because I thought I...More

Thank Jennifer W
Reviewed October 13, 2017 via mobile

This place is absolutely amazing. We enjoyed every second of our stay, and the people who work there are great. We did the overnight stay and the Care for Elephants project. Both trips lived up to our expectations and our guides Dao, Su and A...More

Thank Sarah C
Reviewed April 20, 2017

The elephant sanctuary – this was an amazing experience. We did the full day from 8am to 3pm. We made food for the elephants then fed them our food, then we walked through the forest to the river with elephants and swam with them. There...More

1  Thank KatherineN5
Reviewed March 29, 2017

In the rise of awareness around irresponsible Elephant Tourism (abuse for the sake of riding, and performances) the term sanctuary has started to be used to blanket or 'green wash' irresponsible practices amongst many old riding camps - Elephant Nature Park has been an ambassador...More

Thank TonyH4166
Reviewed February 20, 2017 via mobile

Wow. ..what can I say about this wonderful place. ..situated approximately 3 hours from Bangkok, this elephant preserve is a perfect place to get up close and personal with a truly gentle giant. We wanted to see these animals in a peaceful, non-abusive environment where...More

1  Thank Joe F
Reviewed January 13, 2017

Elephant Nature Park is one of the few organisations that treats their elephants with kindness and freedom. No hooks, no riding, no forced tricks - Just a free life to retire and recover.

1  Thank Becaaceb
Reviewed October 7, 2016 via mobile

It is still worryingly difficult to find a sanctuary in Thailand where elephants are not worked or abused, but this place is wonderful! It is a smaller version of the main sanctuary in Chaing Mai, but is still a great day out. You prepare food...More

1  Thank Gabriel I
Reviewed August 14, 2016

We went on a recent trip to Thailand and I searched for a long time to find a true elephant SANCTUARY because I did my research and discovered the truth about what happens to elephants in Thailand and elsewhere at the hands of human beings....More

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Response from Rachel L | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at the Bridge Residence Hotel and it was good. We also took a taxi from the hotel to the bus station in the morning.