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Chokchai Tour Chiang Mai - Day Tours

46/4 Sripingmuang Rd. | Changklan, Chiang Mai 50100, Thailand
+66 87 788 3982
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Visible elephant beating, please avoid!

I have had the misfortune of finding myself on not one but two Chok Chai tours on two separate... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
pollardlydia91
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Newport, Rhode Island
Terrible terrible terrible

This is a horrible way to spend a day in Chiang Mai. There were these poor elephants who were... read more

Reviewed March 19, 2017
sashisemail
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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A warm welcome to our company .ChokChaiTour is a Professional Inbound Tour Organizer, based in Mae Tang area Chiang Mai, experience more than 10 years about trekking,specializing in High Quality & Luxury cultural and leisure tours within Northern Thailand.The Tourism Authority of Thailand License No. 23-1275
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4 weeks ago
“Visible elephant beating, please avoid!”
Mar 19, 2017
“Terrible terrible terrible”
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46/4 Sripingmuang Rd. | Changklan, Chiang Mai 50100, Thailand
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+66 87 788 3982

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have had the misfortune of finding myself on not one but two Chok Chai tours on two separate trips to Chiang Mai all because I wanted to go zip lining and water rafting. These two things were fine, but their elephant camp is nightmarish....More

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Reviewed March 19, 2017

This is a horrible way to spend a day in Chiang Mai. There were these poor elephants who were forced to entertain busloads of Chinese. They were even made to dance to Gangham Style. It was awful. I want my $ money. The whole thing...More

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Reviewed February 25, 2017 via mobile

What a nightmare day with this company The orchid farm is ridiculous even though the part is nice. Forget about butterflies. Ten the poo elephant garden is nice and interesting After that it gets just worst The elephant camp is a nightmare The show and...More

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Reviewed February 25, 2017 via mobile

Great experience . We had started with orchid and butterfly garden and continue elephant training camp and to small waterfall. First day of trekking a bit hard finish with camping fire. Second day is easier. Thank you very much to our guide K who he...More

Thank Mustafa B
Reviewed February 21, 2017

I say that most places are much the same, elephants are controlled by these people one way or another, or they wouldn't do as they were told. It's very sad and I will never go to another one again, as like others have said if...More

3  Thank Kerrylynn186338
Reviewed January 18, 2017 via mobile

We felt very bad for the elephants. They were hit with hammers. And i saw one of the elephant hit was bleeding. I wish I did not go to this tour. I totally wasted my day and was really sad the whole time.

1  Thank kthetravelover
Reviewed January 2, 2017 via mobile

If you book a tour guide, be sure to ask the name of the tour guide company. Very important! If it's Chokchai, do not go!!! I did not ask the name of the tour guide company, so when the driver came to pick us up,...More

1  Thank KattRunn
Reviewed October 12, 2016 via mobile

Having read quite a few very harsh reviews, we were positively surprised about the trip and especially the apparent conditions of the elephants. During our few hours there, we didn't see any signs of bad treatment, health issues or psychological stress - actually the amazing...More

Thank Jesper H
Reviewed September 19, 2016

I thought we were visiting a different elephant sanctuary and when we arrived, I had a terrible pang of regret that we had been tricked into visiting this place. From a distance everything seems ok, but when you sit and watch the staff interact with...More

2  Thank robyn h
Reviewed August 24, 2016

Immediately walking into this place I had bad vibes about animal cruelty and mistreatment. Unfortunately I was traveling with a group so my options were limited. We booked the private tour with elephant feeding, riding and bathing and i thought the kids who led the...More

1  Thank Monicalbful
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