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Jumbo Elephant Camp Day Tour

#180 of 219 Outdoor Activities in Chiang Mai Features Animals
39 Moo 3 | Amphoe Mae Taeng, Chiang Mai 50170, Thailand
+66 53 233 290
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Suffering elephants

I don't recomend this place for anyone. The animals are not treated well. I could observed the... read more

Reviewed July 8, 2017
Dominika G
via mobile
Had a great time at Marsha Elephant Camp

I must admit that I am dismayed by the variety of reviews. From great to terrible. Seems that the... read more

Reviewed January 4, 2017
David W
via mobile
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  • Very good10%
  • Average13%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible31%
Jul 8, 2017
“Suffering elephants”
Jan 4, 2017
“Had a great time at Marsha Elephant Camp”
39 Moo 3 | Amphoe Mae Taeng, Chiang Mai 50170, Thailand
+66 53 233 290

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Reviewed July 8, 2017 via mobile

I don't recomend this place for anyone. The animals are not treated well. I could observed the scars on their heads and trunks. They are forced to stay all day chained to the tree or beeing ride by tourists. Elephants are really tired and unhappy...More

Thank Dominika G
Reviewed January 4, 2017 via mobile

I must admit that I am dismayed by the variety of reviews. From great to terrible. Seems that the terrible ones involved the tour or rafting and a full package. Mine was great as I simply wanted to get near and touch an elephant. I...More

Thank David W
Reviewed April 6, 2016 via mobile

Firstly, we were scammed in Thailand into paying for this trip when we asked to do a NO RIDING, ETHICAL elephant rescue care sanctuary. This did not become apparent to us until much later as the two trips are very similar....... Besides the lack of...More

1  Thank Lydia P
Reviewed January 15, 2016

After reading the mixed reviews on TripAdvisor about the elephants being treated badly I started to regret booking this tour. But it was honestly such a fun, action packed and rewarding day. We started the day with a short walk with the elephants. Our tour...More

Thank Robyn3455
Reviewed September 11, 2015 via mobile

We done the 3 day 2 night trek. Myself and my girlfriend done this trek recently. It started out well our guide was great and we started out hiking to a waterfall which was basically a slide, this was really cool. We then went on...More

Thank Michael H
Reviewed August 8, 2015 via mobile

We booked a one day tour visa our hotel for 2000 baht each of trek to waterfall, butterfly and issues farm and elephant riding. The butterfly thing was short but cool, orchid one wasnt for me. Just flowers?? Then the trek to the waterfall was...More

Thank Brow987b
Reviewed August 3, 2015

The structure of our day was as follows: Picked up at 8:30 Butterfly farm Elephants Rafting Tribal Village Dropped back at our hostel at 5.15. The butterfly farm? We were there for about 15 minutes. It was pointless. I spent about 3 minutes looking at...More

Thank Rob B
Reviewed July 22, 2015

I had paid to spend my day with another company. When we were approaching the river, we came across this tour group. What we witnessed was the 'tour guides' hitting the elephants in the face and on the head. This included punching one of the...More

2  Thank Paige H
Reviewed July 1, 2015 via mobile

We booked this tour after asking for a package that included rafting and an elephant experience. After booking, I jumped online and was tempted to change after reading all the bad reviews. But we are on a tight budget and it was already late. Happily...More

1  Thank Elise C
Reviewed March 23, 2015

My girlfriend and I signed on to the "1 day Mahout & Trek" special combination trip with Jumbo Trekker in Chiang Mai Thailand. Firstly I would like to point out that our tour guide for the day was extremely nice, friendly and did his best...More

17  Thank SteveJ1207
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