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Chiang Mai Elephants Tours

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Chiang Mai Elephants specializes in custom tours and trekking. We offer basic Elephant Rides, Elephant Care Giving or "Mahout for a day" programs, as well as extended Jungle Trekking tours. When you book with Chiang Mai Elephants you will get a...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Chiang Mai, Thailand
+66 92 185 2339
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Reviewed August 23, 2018

My English speaking guide picked me up at my hotel; we stopped on the way to pick up food at a local market, to be cooked for lunch on site. My 20 year old elephant-friend was gracious and always hungry, which is typical of elephants,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

The elephant tour have many different type. The one we went is ride on the elephant and cross a river and up a small mountain. We saw some our tour is the elephants walk in the river all the way. The elephant is very nice...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Elise_Leibl
Reviewed March 26, 2018

This family-run business provides a loving environment for its 7 or 8 elephants. It is located about one hour from downtown Chiang Mai and offers a free shuttle. I elected to take the 2-day, 1-night excursion and had a great time. Shuttle picked me up...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank DaveYarb
Reviewed December 12, 2017 via mobile

During a brief stay in Chiangmai spent the day at Maesa Elephant farm and had a fantastic time. One of my favorite experiences was riding an elephant through a nature trail. Everything about this day trip was exceptional.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank fladventure777
Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

Sumalee is warm hearted and very welcoming who speaks good English and has grown up with the Elephants. You are welcomed in by her family and are made to feel special with lots of time with the elephants which allowed my 7 year old to...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Lesley H
Reviewed January 28, 2017

I researched the heck out of elephant experiences to find the "right" one in Chiang Mai and took too long to book with the big ones/companies with many reviews and we stumbled across CM Elephant Tours. We had a fantastic day - Sumalee speaks great...More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank pearlwhite
Reviewed January 7, 2017

My wife and I went to Thailand for our honeymoon and weren't sure which Elephant Camp to book with. We waited too long and most of the ones recommended in tour books were already full. We found this one via Trip Advisor and were so...More

Date of experience: November 2016
3  Thank JustinGraz
Reviewed December 5, 2016 via mobile

Sumalee and her family were so kind from beginning to end. You will get picked up from your hotel and driven to the family's elephant farm where you will spend the day feeding them, riding them and even giving them a bath. Their newest edition,...More

Date of experience: December 2016
5  Thank wanger24
Reviewed November 21, 2016

My husband and I did a lot of research in to finding the most ethical place to see elephants whilst in Thailand as we did not want to see elephants being made to perform tricks and being hit with bull hooks. We found the perfect...More

Date of experience: November 2016
4  Thank Nicky W
Reviewed February 26, 2016

My wife and I were the only 2 elephant trainers that day so we had the exclusive attention of Sumalee and others. She picked us up from our hotel and returned us at the end. She was very attentive throughout the time. Each aspect of...More

Date of experience: February 2016
5  Thank Blake C
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January 19, 2017|
Response from Nicky W | Reviewed this property |
Hi there I am not sure why you are unable to access the site but I have Sumalee Panyamoon's email address whose farm it is. She will be your contact throughout anyway so she will be more than happy to get an email from you... More
Sara C
January 24, 2015|
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Response from Dillon H | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Hello, Simply go to our the tours page on our website and select the tour you would like to attend. Drop down the paypal box and select how many people are in your group. Select order. Once you are in the PayPal... More
Devashrii D
December 27, 2014|
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Response from Dillon H | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Hello, We have all of our prices listed on the tours page on our website. I cannot put a website url in here so use the link in our Trip Advisor page. The basic trip starts at 4500 baht per person.