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This place is honest. They talk about the elephants history. And let’s face it... we all know how... read more

Reviewed April 18, 2020
Jamez07
via mobile
Really worth it! Fully ethical

If you wanna spend about 3 hours with elephants recovered from "slavery" it is really worth it. You... read more

Reviewed February 23, 2020
m00lenda
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Phuket, Thailand
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Reviewed October 22, 2019 via mobile

Omg!!!! So Fabulous!
You must come and see this!
The elephants are awesome and well taken care of! You leave with your heart overflowing with Love. You will definitely want to take one home! ❤️

Pang Pang.... she’s Comedy Central and an amazing guide!
Way to go girl!
Thank you for such a good time!
Please come and see this amazing place!
Help save the elephants!

Date of experience: October 2019
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Wanderer18138094943, Front Office Manager at Elephants At 9 Dee Phuket, responded to this reviewResponded November 8, 2019

Thank you for visiting our camp and I hope you enjoy the trip. We impress that there's people who having kindness and caring of the animal-like elephants. We always welcome you to come back next time.

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Reviewed October 19, 2019 via mobile

My husband and I had a great time being the only people with the elephants. Highly recommend you go there. One on one with the elephants and Pang Pang is a great hostess. Elephants maybe big but the are gentle giants. Please go and see the beautiful creatures of our earth. Thank you for allowing us the wonderful experience we we never forget.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Dianne B
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Wanderer18138094943, Front Office Manager at Elephants At 9 Dee Phuket, responded to this reviewResponded November 8, 2019

Thank you so much for your kindness and for visiting Elephants Retirement 9 Dee park. we're so glad to know you enjoy and have the best experience with our elephants. Please enjoy the rest of your time in Thailand and we hope to see you again. :)

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Reviewed October 19, 2019

My girlfriend and I had an amazing experience! We traveled to Thailand for our birthdays and wanted to do this so bad! Pang Pang was our tour guide and she gave us such an amazing experience! We cooked pad thai, got to was the elephants and played in the water with them. We definitely recommend this activity for anyone that's in Phuket!

Date of experience: October 2019
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Wanderer18138094943, Front Office Manager at Elephants At 9 Dee Phuket, responded to this reviewResponded November 6, 2019

Thank you so much for your kindness and for visiting Elephants Retirement 9 Dee park. we're so glad to know you enjoy and have the best experience with our elephants. Please enjoy the rest of your time in Thailand and we hope to see you again. :)

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Reviewed October 7, 2019 via mobile

We drove in by accident attempting to avoid traffic. We stumbled across a green series of signs that led us through the mountain roads to the retirement home for elephants.
They people were lovely and informative and we fed their girls loads of bananas and sugar cane. They chatted with us about elephant behaviour and diet, we had some cold drinks at their little bar.
They also protect a native turtle and fish on their enclosure and They save ex-entertainment elephants after they have outlived their usefulness. They can’t release them into the wild, so this is possibly the next best thing. They have a 2 y.o. Elephant who has been saved from a horrible life of entertainment but had obviously already suffered the “breaking” at some stage.
I loved it and I found it saddening. They are doing good work here.

Date of experience: October 2019
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Wanderer18138094943, Front Office Manager at Elephants At 9 Dee Phuket, responded to this reviewResponded November 8, 2019

Thank you for visiting our park. :) Hope you got a great experience from the elephants and our activity. We always welcome you to come back next time. :D

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Reviewed September 29, 2019

We didn’t know exactly what to expect on this tour but were blown away! The elephants were so gentle and fun. We learned to make pad Thai, we made food for the elephants and massage mix to use on them, then played with them in the water and washed them after. It was an experience we will always treasure. Be sure to ask for Pang Pang as your guide, she was awesome!

Date of experience: September 2019
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Wanderer18138094943, Front Office Manager at Elephants At 9 Dee Phuket, responded to this reviewResponded November 8, 2019

Thank you for visiting our camp and I hope you enjoy the trip. We impress that there are people who having kindness and caring of the animal-like elephants. We always welcome you to come back next time.

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