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Elephant Dream Valley - Day Tours

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277 Tapae Rd. | East side of Tapae Gate, Chiang Mai 50100, Thailand
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A wonderful day!

We thoroughly enjoyed our visit. Sam, our driver, was knowledgeable and kind. The farm is about an... read more

Reviewed yesterday
McKinley G
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A really special experience

My friends and I went here for a day to spend with the family's elephants. Between the good... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Meg N
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we are local elephant keeper in Chiangmai thailand, we bring our elephant back home from the big touristic camp and bring tourist to observes the life of our elephant in to our village. with No riding , No show.
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  • Very good7%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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277 Tapae Rd. | East side of Tapae Gate, Chiang Mai 50100, Thailand
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our visit. Sam, our driver, was knowledgeable and kind. The farm is about an hour from Chiang Mai. The drive was lovely and it was great to see the surrounding area. The family that works with the elephants was great. You could...More

Thank McKinley G
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My friends and I went here for a day to spend with the family's elephants. Between the good humoured Sam who drove us to and from the hotel and the owner giving us ample information about the history of his time with the elephants, we...More

Thank Meg N
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

What a day spent with my family, we shared something truly magical together. The Karen tribe running this show were so passionate about looking after these elephants and they were extremely grateful for our visit. The elephants appear to be very happy and relaxed in...More

Thank aliciawoods88
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Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

We visited the Elephants for the whole day trip, was an amazing experience, the elephants are well looked after and cared for, lunch was good and the staff were so caring and helpful

Thank torquaykaren
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Reviewed April 17, 2018

It is a nice drive up the mountain to Elephant Dream Valley. The 1/2 day experience was perfect for us. My husband and I had private time with these amazing animals. The elephants are used to people and eagerly take food from your hands and...More

Thank MDGreyhounds
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Reviewed March 6, 2018 via mobile

We did the half day elephant care package. Picked up from our hotel around 7.15 taken to the sanctuary in an air con minibus. Took around 1hr 45 mins to get there. A very scenic route- up and down the mountains. The guide spoke good...More

Thank Mimimo2408
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Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

This is a great day out - it is clear the owners are very knowledgeable, they obviously care about the elephants’ wellbeing and they speak very good English. It was a nice small group (8 visitors, 6 elephants). It felt less commercial and more authentic...More

Thank sandrak1986
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Reviewed February 23, 2018 via mobile

Day trip to elephants, well organised, safe, informative. Nice guides, good English.. Lunch was nice, more than adequate. We enjoyed the trip

Thank Andrew M
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Reviewed December 24, 2017 via mobile

It’s just a business described by nice words. The owner doesn’t care about you, he just cares about the money. That’s the sad true. Find different place to see elephants because you will just waste your money here.More

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Patara C, Manager at Elephant Dream Valley - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded January 10, 2018

Thank you for your comment...Is there is anything that was not please you or not right in our Job please describe clearly in easy English , there for we will be able to understand and improve or do the better to serve our Guest in...More

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Reviewed December 8, 2017 via mobile

We were picked up by a covered truck at 7am. We then stopped at a market 30 minutes from town for a short break. We were then taken an hour into the mountains on a curvy scenic road. At the sanctuary, there were 4 large...More

Thank Caitlin R
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