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Elephant Rescue Park

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Closes in 11 min: 6:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Open today: 6:00 AM - 10:30 PM
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Incredible!

We booked a half day tour and our guide was called Pong. He was extremely knowledgable about the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
DunedinCat
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wow such a great adventyre

This rescue park is very natural environmet. is not far from several attractions points. we enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Elephant Rescue Park is a happy land for homeless elephants,located in the green valley of Chiang Mai. We target on rescue poor elephants from circus,hard work and mistreatment.We try to keep them happy and healthy as they should be in nature...more
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24 Ratchamakka Rd. | Phra Singh Subdistrict, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I really thought this was a nice place, as it had good reviews and the animals looked healthy (as far as i can judge) and the people were very friendly and seemed educated about elephants. They did not promote any riding of being lifted by...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We booked a half day tour and our guide was called Pong. He was extremely knowledgable about the elephants and spoke great English. The tour included feeding, walking and bathing with four elephants. It was amazing to be so close to the animals and to...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Apichit_Duangdee, Owner at Elephant Rescue Park, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your review and recommendation. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit to Elephant Rescue Park and that your experience was enhanced by Pong and his knowledge of our elephants. It is pleasing to hear that you enjoyed being able to get...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This rescue park is very natural environmet. is not far from several attractions points. we enjoyed alot.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Apichit_Duangdee, Owner at Elephant Rescue Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. We are delighted you had a such a great adventure and enjoyed Elephant Rescue Park’s very natural environment.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We chose the 'Pamper a Pachyderm' package at the sanctuary and spent most of the day with a small group of people, two elephants and a few dogs who came along for the walk! We were collected on time from our hotel, during the journey...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Apichit_Duangdee, Owner at Elephant Rescue Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. However, your visit was not to Elephant Rescue Park.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Whatever you do in Chiang Mai this must be on your list of things to do!!! From the second Andy picked us up from our hotel he made us feel most welcome. We chose to do the Sticky waterfalls first which were great...... then on...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Apichit_Duangdee, Owner at Elephant Rescue Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review, we really appreciate you saying whatever you do in Chiang Mai this must be on your list! Our guides go the extra mile to ensure all of our visitors have an enjoyable experience, and leave Elephant Rescue Park, better educated...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

They treated the animals so good, and it was a great day. Worth the money! We did the half-day, and got to feed the elephants and give them a bath. They seemed very happy to be there, and the people at the rescue park was...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Apichit_Duangdee, Owner at Elephant Rescue Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. We are pleased you had a great day and thought it was worth the money. All of our elephants have a sad and abusive past so it is great to hear that you think they seemed very happy to be...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I can't say enough about this beautiful park! I am an avid animal rescue advocate and found the treatment of all the animals wonderful. This was my second visit to the park and each time I left with a better understanding of these beautiful creatures....More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Apichit_Duangdee, Owner at Elephant Rescue Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. It is a great complement to myself and my team that you chose to return to our Park for a second visit. I am also pleased that you have a better understanding of our elephants and the work that we...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are looking for a friendly place to talk And this type of elephant, then you must visit! This is not just another attraction, trying to make care about animals without wasting money. There are people who are doing with the heart and soul...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Apichit_Duangdee, Owner at Elephant Rescue Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for you review and for recommending Elephant Rescue Park. As you recognise we put our heart and soul into looking after our elephants. Thank you for coming to share your kindness. We are so pleased you will never forget your visit to Elephant...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What an amazing day! My husband and I LOVED our time at the park. Pong and the team were all wonderful. Walking with the elephants and helping to bathe them is something we will never forget! You could tell everyone here really loves and cares...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Apichit_Duangdee, Owner at Elephant Rescue Park, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review. I am very pleased you could tell that all of my wonderful staff care very deeply and have nothing but love for our precious elephant family. Pong will be pleased with your comments too. I am glad that you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

These guys are the real deal. You can tell that they care for the elephants dearly, and I hope that you'll find that too when you spend the day there. There were 7 elephants there, one of which was unwell and we took extra time...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Apichit_Duangdee, Owner at Elephant Rescue Park, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review and for recognising that we are the real deal and care for the elephants dearly. Boonma, the elephant you mention is unwell, has gladly made huge steps in her recovery since she arrived at the Park, due to the dedication...More

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lee20010
February 19, 2019|
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Response from SoCalSchmed | Reviewed this property |
Yes - we got to feed, walk, and bathe them. That said, we opted for a private tour and it was just my wife and I, so I can’t speak to how the group tour goes. A group came in as we were being served lunch and it looked... More
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February 12, 2019|
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Response from Rocinante1234 | Reviewed this property |
Most of the road is in good condition but some of the road in the last quarter is pretty rough as the road has a lot of switchbacks and significant erosion (bumpy). I’d advise you to get yourself a private driver and tell... More
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courtneyandolive
January 1, 2019|
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Response from husker94 | Reviewed this property |
The travel time was about 50/60 minutes from the many downtown area.
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