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“Elephants being elephants”

Elephant Retirement Park Phuket
Ranked #49 of 612 Outdoor Activities in Phuket
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: The Elephant Retirement Park Phuket is a caring wildlife sanctuary for retired & rescued elephants that are free to roam, graze & swim in the natural surroundings. The sole focus is to promote the well-being of the elephants. Strictly no abuse policy & absolutely no riding​. We welcome you to come visit for a truly amazing time and experience the joy and excitement of walking, feeding, bathing & learning about the wonderful elephants! Thank you
Useful Information: Activities for young children, Activities for older children, Bathroom facilities
Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

Amazing. You prepare their food, then fed them. Rub them with mud and wash them and yourself. They're so gentle and beautiful. One is expecting a baby in one month so I'm a tad envious of those visiting after the grand event.
This is a 'must do'. These are rescued elephants, not for riding or tricks. Each has its own story.

Date of experience: August 2017
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