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Kanta Elephant Sanctuary

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Closed Now: 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Open today: 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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Amazing experience that everyone should do!

What a blast. We fed the elephants lunch and then got in the water with them and gave them a bath... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Joe S
Would Recommend! 🐘🐘

What a brilliant experience! We spent the morning feeding the elephants, getting to know them... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Katherine R
Manchester, United Kingdom
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“half day tour”(8 reviews)
Kanta Elephant Sanctuary, The Ultimate Elephant Sanctuary. A new dimension of seeing, feeling and touching the elephants in the wild open space, happily. As they are parts of our family there is no need to control them in the harm way. No Training...more
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74/1 Moo 9 | Khilek, Chiang Mai 50150, Thailand
+66 93 132 9288
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Reviewed today via mobile

Visit in farm for couple of hours. Feed the elephants with sugar cane. Then scrub and wash them. A nice activity for family that prefare to treat those nice animels instead of ride on them.

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Reviewed 2 days ago

What a blast. We fed the elephants lunch and then got in the water with them and gave them a bath. i even drank a Chang beer while hanging out with a Chang (elephant in Thai). Make sure to book online before for the full...More

Thank Joe S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

What a brilliant experience! We spent the morning feeding the elephants, getting to know them, making medicine and the best part washing them. I loved this, it was great to see them enjoying the water and being scrubbed. We were in a small group which...More

Thank Katherine R
Reviewed 6 days ago

Kanta elephant sanctuary treats its elephants well. They have space to roam and access to a stream close by. I have been to one other experience like this. I liked it but felt the elephants had more freedom here.Keep in mind that these beautiful creatures...More

Thank GoPlaces646711
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Awesome sanctuary. Definitely recommend. Elephants well cared for. Great to spend a whole morning with the elephants the longer you are there the more familiar and comfortable you become fantastic experience to be able to feed touch and bathe the elephants. Our guide was awesome...More

Thank Kim P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you want to feel comfortable and see a free elephants and happy, go here!! Also if you are a good person wont be going anywhere else. NO RIDING!!!! 🙏🏻

Thank Inspire754898
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here in the afternoon tour with Tom last August 22. Contact was easy thru email and reservation was guaranteed with Paypal. We were the first group to be picked up from Kantary Hills hotel. We were provided information and given instructions first before meeting...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Well run. The elephants were clearly happy and well treated. They have been rescued from logging and circuses. We had plenty of time with them, feeding and getting into the water with them. Showers with towels provided afterwards. Why are elephant rides etc. still allowed...More

Thank Julia186338
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went there for half a day! Great experience everything seemed fine to us. Maybe a bit short but very much reccomended.

Thank Edoardo L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I would recommend Kanta Elephant Sanctuary without reservation. It is a lovely location and a great opportunity to get up close to elephants. It is clear the animals are treated with a high level of care and respect, there is no riding and there are...More

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Response from Antonio L | Reviewed this property |
Hi, the price can change according the season, if you in Chiang Mai try to contact a local tourist office ( you find them everywhere even at your hotel) they sell different packages with different offers!