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Address: 33/9 Moo 4, Baan Klong Prao, Ko Chang 23170, Thailand
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Nice short outting

We went there in the afternoon saw only a few elephants Not as massive toerist thing as in chiang mai. Took a half hour trip for 400, they advertise with 500. Afterwards we het... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed October 7, 2016
Robin R
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Los Angeles, California
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48 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Firstly, in terms of the experience, it was fun, very fun, everyone in my family thoroughly enjoyed it as we all managed to ride the elephant and bathe with it in the pond. We played around in the water whilst the elephant bathed. If it wasn't for the morality aspect of this attraction, I would've given it a 5-star rating.... More 

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3 attraction reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My friends and I were told this was a nice friendly park to visit that is safe for elephants. However as soon as arrived I knew this was not the case. I have read about how elephants show signs of distress and I clearly saw it with these poor elephants. These animals are kept chained all day to the side... More 

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Thank Tishia B
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you think that animal zoos are cruel by definition, don't go there. For anybody else, this is a decent elephant experience, especially for kids who haven't been close to elephants before. Feed bananas to a 6 year old elephant at the entrance or do a jungle trip with them. Yes, the mahouts all have big sticks with iron hooks,... More 

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London
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6 attraction reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 11, 2016 via mobile

Don't do it. Seriously!! We thought doing our homework prior to riding an elephant would pay dividends, it didnt. 20mins in and I wanted to do things to our guide that tripadvisor won't allow me to share... I could understand if each 'carer' was armed with this metal pole/spike for emergencies (ie if one of these beautiful 4 tonne creatures... More 

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Malmo, Sweden
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2016

We were looking forward to see and be with elephants, but the dream became a nightmare. This park is a horrible place for the elephants who lives like slaves, they are chained and being badly treated. Are guide was beating and screaming at the elephant along the ride, he had a long stick with a hook in the end. The... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 8, 2016

Take an Elephant ride and swim with the Elephant in the lagoon with clear waters. Make sure you bring a backpack with water, towel waterproof camera (if you got one) and mosquito spray. A must do.

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Thank romacomyasmin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2016

Elephant trip is so fun! Especially with Ban Cnang Thai!!! And after this trip you will get a plate fresh fruit complimentary! Amazing!

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1 Thank PeanutButter55
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23 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2016 via mobile

We went there in the afternoon saw only a few elephants Not as massive toerist thing as in chiang mai. Took a half hour trip for 400, they advertise with 500. Afterwards we het Some fruit and water. Almost no other people. Staff was very friendly We wantend to eat there That was not possible. THey do have hot and... More 

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Thank Robin R
Kuta, Indonesia
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30 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016

This was a lot of fun. We rented 2 elephants and went up a dry river that there is no way we could walk up it. The elephants do it with no problem. Would love to do this again.

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Landrake
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016

Always a little wary when it comes to animal attractions, but this seems like a well run place where the animals seem to be well cared for. We took the elephants to a river where we rode them bareback in the water and they ducked down several times to 'buck' us off. It was a really enjoyable day. Some lovely... More 

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