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Damnoen Saduak Elephant Village

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First elephant ride

Rode with my parents. We rented 2 elephants with their owner/guide. We enjoyed the elephant ride... read more

Reviewed August 1, 2018
via mobile
Decent ride

If you get a good price for this and not a rip of price like they quote you then it would be... read more

Reviewed June 19, 2018
London, United Kingdom
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An exciting activity and great experience among the nature covering with evergreen bushes, various plants in the dense forest which one you will remember on your vacation destination You will never forget forever such an experience with us come and...more
194 Moo 8, Lak Ha Road | Si Surat, Damnoen Saduak 70130, Thailand
+66 32 253 093
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Attention very expensive and not worthy... 4000bath to go in, 1000 bath for elephant each, 500 bath for monkey each and the monkey are not well treated... so if you have 350 cnd to spend... go but there are free floatting market which iabthe same......More

Thank chummybibilove
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the intersting of activities near Damnoen Saduak Faolting Market Very good one that you should visiting The pric about 600 THB for one time about 20 minute For Thai people 300 THB time the same Don't For get to shot photographs Or you...More

1  Thank NateeP33
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

As much as I’m saddened with how these gentle giants were treated or mistreated rather, the whole experience of a close encounter with them was fun. My first time to ride at the back of an animal.

Thank Inspire429849
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

As naive as we were this was our first experience of elephants on our trip to Thailand. As the majority of tourists do we opted to ride one of these beautiful creatures. All I can say is that as soon as it started we regretted...More

1  Thank KatieS4404
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

I agree with the reviews below that the elephants are horribly mistreated! It’s a crazy business where owners carry axes and pinch them so they walk. Please go to another elephant place and not this one. This has been the biggest regret of my entire...More

Thank Marice G
Reviewed August 20, 2018

This is a lovely experience. Gentle Giants. The trip might not give you time to take photos but there are photographers along the route to take a photo of you on your elephant that you have an option to purchase.

Thank HsingE H
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

Rode with my parents. We rented 2 elephants with their owner/guide. We enjoyed the elephant ride basically. We were disappointed with their owners/guides because they are forcing us to give them tips or buy their souvenir items which were bracelets and necklaces made of beads....More

Thank hesh01
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

We arranged a tour to the floating markets through our hotel, unaware of it involving any visit to an animal park. On the way back our tour stopped off here, as it seemed that many do. The place was abysmal - the elephants were treated...More

Thank MattRob5
Reviewed July 18, 2018 via mobile

I came here to visit the floating market and the tour was quiet nice but then i saw that they have several programs with animals like Elephants, Monkeys, and other animals and i was chocked. Pure animal exploitation for human profit, i can not support...More

1  Thank paulaperez449
Reviewed June 19, 2018

If you get a good price for this and not a rip of price like they quote you then it would be alright. Could have been better if there was no delay at the start and I wasn't requested a Tip.

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Ouel A
October 10, 2017|
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Response from ahmedgR6756CZ | Reviewed this property |
Yes you will find tickets from agency in the airport better buy from there
March 10, 2017|
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Response from RJay2love | Reviewed this property |
I also booked a tour from my rental property. You can go on TripAdvisor and book your trip. Trust me it works. Have fun and continue to enjoy life.