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Elephant Retirement Park Phuket

#57 of 737 Tours in Phuket
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Phuket, Thailand
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About Elephant Retirement Park Phuket
The Elephant Retirement Park Phuket is a caring wildlife sanctuary for retired & rescued elephants that are free to roam, graze & swim in the natural surroundings. The sole focus is to promote the well-being of the elephants. Strictly no abuse policy & absolutely no riding​. We welcome you to come visit for a truly amazing time and experience the joy and excitement of walking, feeding, bathing & learning about the wonderful elephants! Thank you
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My friend and I did the afternoon session from 1:30-4pm costing approx 2600b. We got T-shirt’s included and an amazing lunch with plenty of food. There’s 6 elephants ranging from all ages. Highly recommend this day trip. The mud bathing and feeding were memories I’ll...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Braden_mcmahon
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I went on an excursion here one morning during our honeymoon. It was an incredible experience to be up close and personal with the elephants! We got to feed them, pet them, take pictures of them, bathe them in mud and wash...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Michelle R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Elephant Retirement Park Phuket is incredible!! We did the morning tour with my kids aged 8 + 6. It was a truly amazing day. The elephants all seemed happy and very cared for. Loving the interaction with us, some even a little cheeky! Much...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank NessShrimp
Reviewed 1 week ago

Simply surreal. We booked a Honeymoon package, it's worth it! They sent a private transport for us and upon arrival we were warmly greeted and shown to lockers for our things. We than trekked up a small trail to a secluded area where there is...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank 954audrah
Reviewed 1 week ago

We love elephants so an experience that involved gentle, caring interaction with rescued elephants was just perfect for us. The half day excursion is very well organised and so much fun, from chopping up the food to hand feed the elephants, to splashing with them...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank bearclan04
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an amazing time! The guide told us a lot about the elephants and told us how to approach the them. Pinky the little elephant whas so cute, he made everyone feel comfortable to approach the bigger ones. We had a lot of quality...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Maggiexox
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Worth every cent great staff transport Included from hotel nice lunch great interaction with elephants

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Michael T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Absolutely magical afternoon at the elephant retirement sanctuary. All of these beautiful gentle giants have either been rescued from a life of cruelty or taken in when they are no longer useful as working elephants. If elephants must be kept in captivity, then this is...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank debbiesE3169RO
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Elephants seemed so happy and free to roam where possible. Staff treated them well and knew loads about each elephant. Would recommend to anyone visiting Phuket!

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Alana T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I just had the most amazing day here. The love the staff showed these beautiful elephants is second to none. They looked happy and well fed, and were handled gently. Was nice to actually to learn a little about the elephants, and some of the...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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June 26, 2019|
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Response from nakitas2018 | Reviewed this property |
Please don’t go anywhere other than Elephant Hill. This is still not the greatest as the elephants are still having to work but it is better than the others. It’s very sad to see.
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yunnishau
June 11, 2019|
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Response from 943PeteH | Reviewed this property |
You can book online, but if you go to a tourist booth you should be able to negotiate a much better price
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CDC1986
April 14, 2019|
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Response from Krishunt | Reviewed this property |
I believe they have different parks around Phuket that they may take you to, but on their website it says they will pick you up between an hour 20 minutes and 1 hour 50 minutes before the start of the program. Of course this... More
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