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Elephant Whispers

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Closed Now: 6:30 am - 6:00 pm
Open today: 6:30 am - 6:00 pm
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I had an amazing experience with African Elephants and left with a new appreciation for these... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
SeriousBiz
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Houston
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Beautiful and gentle creatures

An evening spent getting to know these magnificent creatures was wonderful. It's not a cheap... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
stuartlusby
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Jersey, United Kingdom
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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...more
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R40 Hazyview, Hazyview 1242, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I had an amazing experience with African Elephants and left with a new appreciation for these incredibly intelligent creatures. The elephant ride was fun too.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank SeriousBiz
Reviewed 5 days ago

An evening spent getting to know these magnificent creatures was wonderful. It's not a cheap attraction, but you get hands on with these huge animals and it's worth the dosh

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank stuartlusby
Reviewed 6 days ago

I imagined this event as "Fun with Elephants" and had an experience beyond my hopes! The elephants and their trainers put on a brief show of their learning capabilities when treated with respect. Then we got to feed an elephant and experience his trunk, then...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were able to touch elephants and be educated about them. The handlers were informative and funny and it is obvious that they care for the elephants greatly. They allow you to take pictures and they take lots of pictures for you. For an extra...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I were in the Lowveld for a business trip. During this time we visited a view places in and around the area. I'm so inlove with the Lowveld. Our first visit was with Lion Roar Safaris. A safari company based in Mbombela...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jbug101
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fantastic day visiting Elephant whispers. We took the 1hr interaction and elephant walk, it was a once in a lifetime experiance that I'll never forget. The kids particularly enjoyed touching the different textures of their skin. The ride was comfortable and we...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank KathyB3758
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I and our two teenage boys just visited one week ago. What a memorable experience. The handlers were great. They spent plenty of time with us and took plenty of pictures of everyone in the group. We also took the elephant ride...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank vacation161
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had our car broken into in the parking area right outside the lobby entrance. The secluded drive and bush feel do not mean that you or your belongings are safe. There was no security present, no controlled access, no cameras on the guest entrance,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank MgoTravel1619
Reviewed 7 November 2018

This was an amazing experience! The elephants are just so smart and gentle. It was also a very educational experience with the trainers explaining behavior and conservation. When they say up close and personal, they mean it. Everyone gets to pet, hug, pose with elephants....More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank JulesLeBlanc
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

First class experience from knowledgeable guides. Educational and entertaining. Kids loved it and took lots away.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Steve G
20 November 2018|
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Response from berlag0 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, it was about R500, which is approximately £30. We didn’t ride them though, only touched them and photographed with them
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Dreamer815083
12 September 2018|
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Response from rtsmiles901 | Reviewed this property |
it cost about 56 dollars.
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Shannashortie09
9 July 2017|
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Response from Lowveld Extreme A | 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.
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