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I enjoyed the experience until it was time to ride the elephant. I started seeing one the riders... read more

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After reading all the negative reviews I was worried about what I had booked but then we avoid some... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I enjoyed the experience until it was time to ride the elephant. I started seeing one the riders beat an elephant pretty badly, and it greatly disturbed me. And they kept asking for money for bananas, but we didn't have any local currency, and because...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank TayC08
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were brought here by ACD travel, a tour operator picked by our Indian travel agent “travel heights”. To start, ACD travel so far have been disappointing from their airport pick up time & worst their terrible agent which you reach to through their emergency...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank mgharzeddine
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After reading all the negative reviews I was worried about what I had booked but then we avoid some areas and just enjoyed the areas we visited. Guess you know that elephants are not born to entertain us but I have to say the seemed...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank holiday-view23-7-11
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

We booked an ATV and rafting tour with this company. It was awful, we lost our day. We went in an elephant camp in the morning. Elephants were attached and sad. We tried ATV, it was completly unsafe: helmets were way too large, ATV were...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 857so
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

We booked a rafting trip by Island Safari. After arriving there we waited 2hours before we went on the rafting trip,they say it's 5km but it was only 3 ( we measured it with my Garmin GPS watch). Then we went to a elephant and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Helena M
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

We booked this organised tour as we wanted to see James bond island and as part it , was included canoeing, lunch , visit of a village on water and waterfall First you get picked by a bus which took over 1 and half hour...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Etienne1980
Reviewed 22 September 2018

Had seen many negative comments due to transport issues or animal abuse. We took the package as other safari have negative reviews too. I agree there are abusing buffalo and there are many other ways to get buffalo engage in activity without any abuse. Despite...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Nagnag76
Reviewed 6 September 2018

we have booked rafting + ATV + elephant trekking via JC tour but we did not this was organised by Island Safari 1. we got picked from hotel and transferred to a shuttle bus from a minivan and we got to wait for 30 mins...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Tsz Hin P
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

We took a tour with 7km rafting, 30min ATV, visit of a fruit garden and a temple. We were a huge group ! The rafting: we did no more than 3km which last 20min. And it was not rafting, we were sitting on the boat...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Arthur A
Reviewed 25 July 2018

the worst place I have been. I bought the ticket with Program D full day on the brochure there are elephant trekking 30 mins , ATV 30 mins also temple with money cave but we got only 10 mins elephant riding and Atv and not...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank duangpron j
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