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Baan Chang Elephant Sanctuary

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Baanchang Elephant Sanctuary is the First Step of Baanchang Elephant Care Project with the standard of “Elephant Conservation in Action” We are dedicated to providing our elephants with the highest quality-of-life possible. We will not tolerate...more
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Hours Today: 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
200 Rachapakhinai rd., | Muang Chiangmai, Chiang Mai 50000, Thailand
+66 86 924 1245
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Reviewed 6 December 2018 via mobile

Bird really cares for the elephants and we got to know 3 different sized elephants and play with them. Perfect amount of them and the elephants looked very happy. Bird was great, hard to navigate all the choices out there with the ethical issues but...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank rslmarchitect
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

It is a wonderful experience where you learn how to be around elephants. You feed them, take them to the jungle and bath them. It was a very special day for us. We had a great time. And the staff was great too

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Sally R
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Absolutely amazing day! The keepers really care for their animals and Dang (our tour guide) was so knowledgable and loved to share his knowledge, tips & answer any questions you may have for him! We did the day trip 8:30-5 I think it was, and...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Haleighxox
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Me and two friends visited the elephant park whilst travelling and had the most amazing time. The people here actually care for the elephants and you can tell, they have so much knowledge of elephant care and behaviour and are so willing to teach and...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Destination556018
Reviewed 25 August 2017

This was truly a highlight of my trip to Chiang Mai. We booked the night before and were picked up from our hotel outside of old town. We chose this experience as the Elephants are rescued from harmful activities such as saddle riding and logging....More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Jess H
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

We had an amazing time on a half day tour, ended up being the only two people on the tour perhaps because of the time of year. Were able to feed, walk and wash the elephants and it was fantastic. Our tour guide was very...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 10 June 2017

My Girlfriend and I were looking for a truly authentic experience with some of the worlds most amazing animals. With little over 24 hours notice we received word that we would be able to attend the morning session the next day (worth noting that it...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Scott I
Reviewed 10 May 2017

I booked this trip for 4 persons : my girlfriend, my kids and myself and I can say that it was the highlight of our trip to North Thailand. It's not cheap but it's worth every baht. The minivan picked up us at our hotel...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank สบาย ส
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We enjoyed our half-day excursion at this elephant park. Spending time with these amazing animals was incredible. The half-day visit was enough for us due to the heat and humidity. This seems to be a place where the elephants are treated kindly. Guests do not...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank storkonwheels
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Our experience at Baan Chang Elephant Park was a hundred times better because we stayed overnight. The room you get is pretty basic but it is totally worth it as you got to experience so much more. On the first day you got to do...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Kathy L
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