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Elephant Nature Park

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Chiang Mai 50100, Thailand
+66 53 818 932
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Amazing day trip

Booked a full day trip. Got to meet lots of fantastic elephants. Took lots of pictures. Don’t be... read more

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Kanta Elephant sanctuary was the most amazing experience! Arriving you are greeted by friendly... read more

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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 sustain a natural home for this endangered species. Mission: To protect and conserve elephants in a natural environment and to provide a healthy and fruitful life for all those creatures under our care
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Chiang Mai 50100, Thailand
+66 53 818 932

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Booked a full day trip. Got to meet lots of fantastic elephants. Took lots of pictures. Don’t be afraid to bring your big camera even if your doing the “wash the elephant” trip. You can always keep your stuff out of harms way. We regret...More

Thank Mattyballz
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Kanta Elephant sanctuary was the most amazing experience! Arriving you are greeted by friendly staff, change into elephant clothes and then meet and feet your new friends. Get up close with these magestic animals. Washing them was fun. A once in a lifetime experience I’ll...More

Thank Colin F
Reviewed yesterday

This was one of the highlights of my trip to Chiang Mai. A fantastic experience connecting with such a special animal. I had a very intimate experience with the elephants as I chose the option for the Karan Hill Tribe Family experience. We were picked...More

Thank michela212
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Unforgettable experience at one of the parc. We were a small group for 3 amazing elephants. Elephants are well treated and not forced to do silly things that go against their nature. We fed them, walked with them and give them their bath. The guide...More

Thank Mehdi A
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Amazing experience! Small group of about 8 of us with one guide walked around the park and met different families. Pet elephants, took pictures with them, learned about each elephant we met, then gave them a bath in the river! Lunch was also amazing. Save...More

Thank ivanathegreat
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

After waiting until we reached Chiang Mai to book a day at this park we found out you should reserve well in advance as their programs fill up quickly. Not surprising when you experience first hand how they rescue and care for all their animals....More

Thank Cheryl M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The elephant nature park trip was amazing. We were allowed to approach some of the elephants close, without disturbing their daily routine. Sai was a great guide, he had a broad knowledge of the elephants and shared interesting stories with us. The animals are treated...More

Thank Anna W
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Truly, this was one of the most amazing, inspiring adventures of my life, and I have had many. My friend and I participated in the one day elephant wellness program and i was totally in awe. This program works together with villagers who wish to...More

2  Thank conniesworld53
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The activities they arrange is truly awesome, first of all the Elephants are treated really well, fed properly and treated with respect. We were taken in a van which was about 1 hour drive, initially we feed the elephants and take a walk with them....More

Thank Ayesh R
Reviewed 3 days ago

What an amazing experience here. We did the overnight experience and it was well worth it. They provide every meal which were delicious and felt very authentic. The guides were all so knowledgeable of each elephant and their personality, traits and history. We had the...More

1  Thank Lance L
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Amina F
16 December 2017|
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Response from Tracey L | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I’m pretty sure that they will pick you from that area & probably from just about anywhere you may want to stay. Enjoy, you will have a fantastic time
9 December 2017|
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Response from ElaineMI | Reviewed this property |
We only did a long one day and were one of the last groups to leave, with only the overnight guests remaining. I felt the atmosphere of the place become more relaxed--the animals know, and I think you may observe more... More
2 December 2017|
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Response from Michael L |
I’d wear something sturdy, such as walking shoes or trainers, as there’s some walking over rocks and a fairly steep (but short) hill to climb to the lunch area. I took diving booties for the river, but bare feet are fine... More