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“Elephant experience”
Review of Elephant Village

Elephant Village
Starcross, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Elephant experience”
Reviewed September 18, 2013

Riding the elephant was certainly an experience. The grounds though we're full of litter and even a dead dogs. All the stray dogs were full of mange. The elephants. Appeared to be cared for but the elephant driver wanted money for souvenirs which is where we got taken for the real ride. A warning to everyone. He wanted 300bht for a bracelet that would be 50bht elsewhere

Visited September 2013
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“Good show”
Reviewed September 16, 2013

Went to the elephant show - about 30 mins long. A whole school of under 5's were there and I think that we (hubby and I) were the only adults apart from teachers. As we are kind of ancient we almost had second thoughts when we saw all the children!!! However it turned out that they made it for us! Their excitement, cheekiness, attitude behaviour - was all amazing. They loved it and so did we - seeing it all through their eyes was wonderful. Even waiting at the end while a whole school full of children lined up to go to and on the busses was no hardship - they were a joy. Oh yes, and so were the elephants which came right up to you and the wee ones got to feed them. Lovely.

Visited September 2013
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Hua Hin, Thailand
Level 6 Contributor
430 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
“Riding is an experience”
Reviewed September 12, 2013

If you haven't been riding an elephant I Think you should do it but only if you can forget that the people who runs this show only do it to make Money. Don't forget it's a business nothing else.

Visited September 2013
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Level 3 Contributor
18 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Its all about The money!”
Reviewed August 31, 2013 via mobile

Very expensive compared to other things in Thailand did I now have my daughter with me I would have left again, nice ride on the elephant and the show was ok, but overpriced and very much about making money...

Visited August 2013
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Melbourne, Australia
Level 6 Contributor
113 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
“Nice place to see”
Reviewed August 28, 2013

Filling in a little time as the elephants were great to have a ride and so placid .
Although it got a little hot the the food was not that great but we did not go there to eat .

Visited August 2013
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