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Elephant Whispers

#1 of 19 things to do in Hazyview Features Animals
R40 Hazyview, Hazyview 1242, South Africa
+27 82 498 4683
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Great Experience

Interaction and ride, friendly staff who also help with taking the pictures , well trained... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Midrand, South Africa
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Mixed feelings

After we couldn't find the correct adress we arrived to late. This was not a problem and we joined... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Lille, Belgium
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For those seeking a unique and memorable wildlife encounter, an Elephant Interaction and Ride at Elephant Whispers is an exciting and touching experience not to be missed. Situated in the Sandford Conservancy on the banks of the Sabie River in Hazyview, Mpumalanga, Elephant Whispers offers an Elephant Experience of a lifetime which will leave you with a renewed respect and admiration for these gentle giants of Africa.
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  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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R40 Hazyview, Hazyview 1242, South Africa
+27 82 498 4683
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Interaction and ride, friendly staff who also help with taking the pictures , well trained elephants! Had a great time. Would definitely recommend Elephant Whispers. Brilliant.

Thank PerezNgo
Reviewed 5 days ago

After we couldn't find the correct adress we arrived to late. This was not a problem and we joined the afternoon trip. Staff is very friendly. After a short introduction we went to garden where the elephants were waiting. This was a bit like a...More

Thank TOHE41
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We recently visited elephant whispers for an early morning wake up and elephant back ride and it was brilliant, the staff were very knowledgeable and the elephants are well cared for. A great opportunity to get up close to elephants and learn about them as...More

Thank Laurasimon24
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I found this experience very good the first part which consisted of feeding the elephants was excellent I opted for the elephant ride as well and was a little underwhelmed At 1150 rand it may be worth it considering it's a once in a lifetime...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had the most wonderful morning spent with the elephants here. The staff were friendly, informative and attentive and you could really tell how much they care for the elephants. The interaction was a great experience and we were given plenty of time to interact,...More

Thank Kirsty P
Reviewed 6 days ago

Contrary to other elephant experiences, they've taken the aggressive African species and made them friendly and willingly cooperative by using kind, rewarding, and non-punishing methods. Different from other experiences where we've heard about cruel methods, these professionals have saved elephants from being culled and put...More

Thank donschmincke
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is hands down an amazing experience! The staff was friendly and very knowledgeable. Plus, to make this place even better, I was proposed to with an elephant!! Best proposal story EVER!

Thank Meagan A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We will never forget, we are now in love with elephants, would definitely recommend the Elephant Interaction & Ride experience! Thanks to the extremely well prepared team, Tambo and Midwa! Lisa and Enrico, Italy

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 1 week ago

At first I was uneasy about seeing six elephants with the keeps on their back. I am a firm believer that elephants should be in the wild. However, when it was explained that these six had been saved from a cull that had to be...More

Thank Bracken3Haslemere
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I won’t be reducing any stars from this review because companies that work with elephants receive enough wrongful negativity and I will start out by saying this place seemed to take exceptional care of their elephants. Their elephants seemed to be healthy, content, and very...More

Thank TravelUsername
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9 July 2017|
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Response from lowveldextremead2017 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is possible you can brush the elephants. They actually ly down so you can feel them, touch the ears & body.
2 November 2016|
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Response from Colleen K | Property representative |
Hi, we can assist with organising a transfer, please email reservations@elephantwhispers, and they can book and quote on transfers. Looking forward to meeting you!
Fernanda F
11 August 2016|
Response from Karen J | Reviewed this property |
Hi Fernanda I sincerely hope you will enjoy your stay and make most of it! Please contact Elephant Whisper at the following number : +27(0) 13 750 2358