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Elephant Nature Park

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Elephant Nature Park, a unique conservation project set in Chiang Mai Province, Northern Thailand has been in operation since in the 1990's with a goal to provide a sanctuary and elephant rescue center. We have been involved in dozens of rescues and...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Chiang Mai 50100, Thailand
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+66 53 818 932
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We did the sunshine for elephants tour which does not visit the elephant nature park but is a little further down the road with 3 elephants. We had a great day there and had the feeling the elephants are treated in a very fair way/...More

Thank Ju B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It was brilliant. There are many options. I chose small group and visited the Karen elephant home in the mountains. We had a small group of 3 people and spent the day with 3 elephants.It was fun to feed and play with elephants.

Thank Chonghui K
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

You need to do the overnight it is awesome! This place is a nature lovers dream not only do they rescue elephants but a whole lot of other animals such as cats, dogs and buffalo. Our overnight nature guide Apple was amazing you could see...More

Thank Justyhorse
Reviewed 3 days ago

We went to the elephant nature park a few days ago. This had been an activity I had been looking forward to for well over a year. My family and I got picked up at 8am on the van and after an hour we were...More

Thank Daniela E
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a very special place and I felt privileged to be able to visit with my family. I wish there was a ‘very special, once in a lifetime’ rating on tripadviser, because this would be the one place that I have been where I...More

Thank Lise H
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Our guide "Jay", did a great job and he knows what he is talking About. The elephants were in good condition, thanks for everything.

Thank Climber815762
Reviewed 6 days ago

coming from the UK, we couldn’t resist an opportunity to see Elephants close up whilst in Thailand ... and having read some awful things on line about places posing as ethical centres but in fact not being so, we were cautious. However, the Elephant Nature...More

Thank bibab99
Reviewed 6 days ago

This was a definite highlight of our SE Asian trip. We flew to Chiang Mai to go to the Elephant Nature Park, after lots of reasearch done by our daughter. We were both blown away by the experience. Minnie, our guide, was so passionate and...More

Thank PussinbootsAuckland
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Today we were picked up by the driver and our tour guide Pim at around 8am. After an hour long ride and a short movie about the park and its rules we arrived to the park. The drive up and back down were ok, but...More

Thank stojko89
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We learned so much on this trip and had such a fun time seeing all the rescued elephants in their natural setting

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Response from Justyhorse | Reviewed this property |
Overnighter for sure 1 night +2 days lots of feeding also time with elephants and time with elephants when there is not that many people in the park you also get to walk dogs and play with cats
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