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Elephant Whispers

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Address: R40 Hazyview, Hazyview 1242, South Africa
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+27 82 498 4683
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For those seeking a unique and memorable wildlife encounter, an Elephant...

For those seeking a unique and memorable wildlife encounter, an Elephant Interaction and Ride at Elephant Whispers is an exciting and touching experience not to be missed.

Situated in the Sandford Conservancy on the banks of the Sabie River in Hazyview, Mpumalanga, Elephant Whispers offers an Elephant Experience of a lifetime which will leave you with a renewed respect and admiration for these gentle giants of Africa.

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Absolutely Incredible

It was one of the most amazing experiences of my life. The elephants were incredible and the staff were fantastic. I was just awestruck at what the elephants could do & what a... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
Archie9898
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Kruger National Park, South Africa
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Kruger National Park, South Africa
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43 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

It was one of the most amazing experiences of my life. The elephants were incredible and the staff were fantastic. I was just awestruck at what the elephants could do & what a good relationship they had with the grooms. It was worth every cent we paid.

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Thank Archie9898
Colleen K, Guest Relations Manager at Elephant Whispers, responded to this review

What a wonderful acknowledgement for our whole incredible team who genuinely care for the elephant’s well being. Thank you very much, your feedback is most encouraging, we are all very happy you enjoyed your visit to Elephant Whispers. More 

Randburg, South Africa
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66 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This was a really eye opener! We had such a good time and could have spent the whole day here! All staff are great and the 6 elephants....well they 'steal the show' as one would hope & expect.

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Colleen K, Guest Relations Manager at Elephant Whispers, responded to this review

We wish you could have spent the whole day with the 'stars of the show'! Thank you for your lovely recommendation and feedback, great to hear how much you enjoyed your visit. Hope we see you again soon! More 

Billericay
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you want to get up close and personal with these amazing animals - it's a must!! Very informative but you also get the opportunity to get 'touchy, feely' with them. The staff are passionate about them and you can also go for a ride. A magical experience

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Gauteng
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was amazing a must see experience Was wonderful to be so close to wild animals. The time spent was enough and I can really promote this

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Thank Ferren508
Colleen K, Guest Relations Manager at Elephant Whispers, responded to this review

Thank you very much for recommending a visit to Elephant Whispers, we are most appreciative of your support and are delighted too hear your enjoyed your time with the six ellies. More 

cheshire
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I went for just an elephant interaction. It was so heart warming seeing these wonderful creatures and being able to touch and stroke them. An incredible experience. Thank you

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Colleen K, Guest Relations Manager at Elephant Whispers, responded to this review

Your review really touched us, it's wonderful to hear how meaningful your time with the elephant was. Fond regards from the Elephant Whispers Team More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved interacting with the elephants, touching them and learning more on them. They were trained well, they were not in any chains of abused. I know that's peoples first concern. This was an unforgettable experience!

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Thank Madelein V
Colleen K, Guest Relations Manager at Elephant Whispers, responded to this review

The Elephant Whispers team is committed to providing a safe, secure and healthy environment for the elephant, and really enjoy sharing the magic of these incredible animals with visitors. We are so chuffed to hear you had an unforgettable experience. Thank you! More 

London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at Hippo Hollow, just across the river from Elephant Whispers. We could see the guides/trainers riding the elephants each day and we decided to check it out. We reserved at our hotel and a guide from Elephant whispers picked us up so that we could cross the bridge to the reserve. We had a fantastic encounter with the... More 

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Colleen K, Guest Relations Manager at Elephant Whispers, responded to this review

We just love watching kids enjoy the elephant, we are sure the photographs of your daughter will bring back lots of memories of a happy elephant experience. Thank you very much for visiting Elephant Whispers and for your positive recommendation, we are most appreciative of your support. More 

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited Elephant Whispers while on holiday in the area. It was the highlight of our trip! We booked the full experience, ride and lunch, it isn't cheap but it is worth every penny. The experience began with an informative talk, we learned many things about how the animals came to be there and about elephants in general. These animals were... More 

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Colleen K, Guest Relations Manager at Elephant Whispers, responded to this review

How wonderful to read that you couldn't stop grinning throughout your elephant experience! Thank you for your recommendation, your feedback is very special to our team who are with the elephant all the time. More 

Milton, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 11, 2017

Maybe it's just me because I like animals a lot but after leaving Elephant Whispers I had goosebumps. I felt like a kid in a candy store being around all those magnificent creatures. Really sad that people want to kill these impressively beautiful creatures. The folks at Elephant Whispers were amazing. The handlers were great and look like they have... More 

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Colleen K, Guest Relations Manager at Elephant Whispers, responded to this review

Thank you for an absolutely wonderful recommendation! We are really chuffed you enjoyed your time with the elephant so much, very special for us to get your feedback, thank you. More 

Boksburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 11, 2017

Elephant interaction and riding elephant have always been on my bucket list. This was a dream come true. My daughter and I enjoyed the interaction and ride enormously. A lot of information was shared about elephant. The guides are also well versed with the use of different cameras and took plenty photos. Worth every cent.

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Colleen K, Public Relations Manager at Elephant Whispers, responded to this review

We are very proud to be part of your bucket list, thank you very much for choosing Elephant Whispers. We hope your photographs take pride of place and bring you many happy memories. More 

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