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this is well worth the adventure,you can call this place or go through a travel agent.The elephants... read more

Reviewed April 2, 2018
Robert C
Nic nature, but for elephants too?

A lot of nature and very nice view, special feeling, very high position and very romantic.Worth... read more

Reviewed December 19, 2016
Albert K
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Apr 2, 2018
“Dont miss this!”
Dec 19, 2016
“Nic nature, but for elephants too?”
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Rachapakinai | 57, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
+66 86 921 0989
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Reviewed April 2, 2018

this is well worth the adventure,you can call this place or go through a travel agent.The elephants are well trained,and this is an experience you will ever forget,the scenery is good and very quiet and peaceful,

Thank Robert C
Reviewed December 19, 2016

A lot of nature and very nice view, special feeling, very high position and very romantic.Worth it's price.

Thank Albert K
Reviewed November 19, 2016

a so beautiful and peaceful place......very clean wind all areas are green and clean, it's a reel place for relaxing and forgetting noises of big towns. it's an attraction for all kinds of tourists. please keep it green

Thank KAOUKAB777
Reviewed March 26, 2016

Our travel agency booked a jungle trek for us including elephant riding. I started to research more on elephant riding and found out elephants aren't meant to have a lot of weight on their backs, the heavy benches they put on them wrecks there spines,...More

3  Thank Alistar2013
Reviewed March 27, 2015

i would recommend this trip to anyone...well organised and safe the elephant painting was a highlight

Thank Harryscrabble
Reviewed February 16, 2015

I have read some of the very negative reviews on Elephant Riding in that it does harm to the Elephants. Im not sure how? We purchased food for the Elephant along the way and the trainer was gentle with the elephant.So it was cared for...More

1  Thank tommomelbourne
Reviewed September 30, 2014

Terrible place to go. There are beter places to go of you want to see elephants (elephant nature park or patara elephant farm, both close to Chiang Mai AND take good care for the animals)

12  Thank PTR79NL
Reviewed June 1, 2014 via mobile

Do not ride elephants is very distressing and harmful for them they are extremely intelligent creators and not for riding! Visit elephant nature park where the roam free but you can still interact with them! Elephant nature park will also pick you up from your...More

7  Thank Jenniferp P
Reviewed March 25, 2014

We went as part of a tour, my daughter and I wanted to get off straight away. The elephant man was hooking the blade stick when elephant not going fast or eating along the way. Then he got off and got a slingshot with stones...More

4  Thank Jo R
Reviewed August 2, 2013 via mobile

I didnt like at all since it seems that the elephants are hurting. Its very unatural for the animals... But! Riding the elephants bear -back is totally awesome... A lot of places do that- just ask Anyway- please try to avoid it- there are a...More

6  Thank Yaelflo
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