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Adventures with Elephants

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The most amazing Memorable Experience ! The Heartwarming story , the shear existence of these... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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A lovely experience for the whole family. The interactions with the elephants was amazing and the... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago
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More than the usual 'Touch and Feed' elephant experience, Adventures with Elephants invites you into the elephant’s world for a hands-on educational interaction that introduces you to our gentle giants! Learn from the team’s in-depth knowledge and...more
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Bela Bela 0480, South Africa
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The most amazing Memorable Experience ! The Heartwarming story , the shear existence of these incredible Animals through the Care, Love and Dedication of all at AWE , leaves you with a different outlook , understanding and love for Elephants

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely experience for the whole family. The interactions with the elephants was amazing and the trainers are friendly and really good with the elephants. A lot of knowledge was shared. The elephant ride was loads of fun too. It is done within the elephants...More

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Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We brought our children( 3 and 5yrs) to this wonderful elephant reserve. The best part is the animal interaction, from feeding to touching to riding (for those brave enough). Friendly staff and great time for both young and old alike, and informative too. If you’re...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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SeanElephants, Owner at Adventures with Elephants, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your wonderful review and we are so delighted that you and your children had such a great time. Thank you for the recommendation & we hope to see you again! Kind regards The AWE Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Adventures with Elephants is a truly special place to visit and a unique experience and opportunity to interact with these amazing gentle giants. The elephants are rescued from untenable situations and given another chance to live their lives free from human cruelty. The friendly and...More

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Date of experience: December 2018
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SeanElephants, Owner at Adventures with Elephants, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for this 5* review and giving your feedback of your time here at AWE. We love to hear feedback like this and know that we have helped to make these experiences so special and that others can walk away with the amazement &...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The educational aspect of it, is not all bad, but I think the "adventure" in itself is overpriced. R600 to learn a few details about Elephant wasn't worth it and left us feeling ripped off, it would have been better if the interaction included the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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SeanElephants, Owner at Adventures with Elephants, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review & honest feedback. We are glad that you did find the experience educational and we hope that you managed to take some enjoyable aspects away with you. We do understand that the cost is more than some people would ideally...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent and informative experience. David and his team worked really professionally with the elephants and it was obvious that they care a lot about them. Introduced us to each elephant and we go know each elephant personally.More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Franco G
SeanElephants, Owner at Adventures with Elephants, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review and we are delighted to hear that David looked after you so well and imparted some of his amazing knowledge onto you during your time with us. Thank you for visiting & we wish you a Happy New Year! Kind...More

Reviewed November 27, 2018

I returned to South Africa in 2015 to attend a family wedding, while there I had an amazing experience at Adventures with Elephants. I wanted to share the experience with my whole family, who were unable to accompany me in 2015 and returned in 2018...More

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Date of experience: September 2018
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SeanElephants, Owner at Adventures with Elephants, responded to this reviewResponded December 4, 2018

Thank you for your amazing review & we are so glad that you were able to come back with your family to see the elephants & experience this all together. Happy anniversary! Kind regards The AWE Team

Reviewed November 25, 2018

We were introduced to these wonderful animals by David, our knowledgeable guide. He took us on a journey, telling us about their history of each elephant, their likes and dislikes. Such gentle giants who gave us a magical time - bucket list stuff!More

Date of experience: November 2018
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SeanElephants, Owner at Adventures with Elephants, responded to this reviewResponded November 27, 2018

Thank you for your 5* review and we are delighted that David looked after you so well, and imparted some of his amazing knowledge to you! They really are amazing gentle, giants. Thank you for visiting and that you have now ticked this off your...More

Reviewed November 10, 2018

What an amazing place to visit! Not only are the staff at Adventures with Elephants doing great work, but they make it an amazing customer experience. Such a treat to be able to get up close and personal with these incredible animals. Their handlers provided...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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SeanElephants, Owner at Adventures with Elephants, responded to this reviewResponded November 15, 2018

Wow, thank you so much for this humbling review. We are reading this and we are so grateful that you choose to visit us at Adventures with Elephants and that you had the most magical time here. We will read this post to our wonderful...More

Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

A once in a lifetime must. This is when you realize how amazing nature really is! The hospitality and Quality of the guides is excellent. These animals are just Wow and you must experience this!!!

Date of experience: November 2018
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SeanElephants, Owner at Adventures with Elephants, responded to this reviewResponded November 9, 2018

Thank you for this wonderful review and for rating us with 5*'s! We really appreciate that you choose to visit us and loved your time here with these amazing animals and our wonderful handlers. Thank you again! Kind regards The AWE Team

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Tanf0rg0t
September 2, 2018|
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Response from SeanElephants | Property representative |
Dear Tanya, Thank you for your message & interest in Adventures with Elephants. We offer firstly, an educational elephant interaction, which lasts 1 hour. This is where you meet each of our 7 elephants & learn about them... More
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December 4, 2017|
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Response from FredaRandburg | Reviewed this property |
Hi, The telephone number for Adventures with Elephants: Phone: 014 734 7730
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willie m
October 12, 2017|
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Response from Win_V2013 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can go by yourself. Please book before the time. We were only three people when we went. If there are other people booked on the same day, then you will just join them. It is really worthwhile going. I am going... More
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