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Elephant Nature Park

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Address: Chiang Mai 50100, Thailand
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+66 53 818 932
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: Yes
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Elephant Nature Park, a unique conservation project set in Chiang Mai...

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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1-Day Ethical Choice Tour to the Elephant Nature Park with Private...
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2-Day Ethical Choice Tour to the Elephant Nature Park

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Would highly recommend the day trip to the elephant nature park. This is how elephants in captivity should be treated, the day included feeding/washing and meeting majority of the... read more

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Would highly recommend the day trip to the elephant nature park. This is how elephants in captivity should be treated, the day included feeding/washing and meeting majority of the elephants at the park. Our guide 'K' was very good and funny, he was very knowledgable about the elephants and had interesting stories to tell about each elephant. If you want... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I almost did a half day trip with these guys but ended up doing the full day. So so worth it. Especially if you want to spend quality time with the elephants. The guides were friendly and hilarious. Learned a lot about the elephants and once we arrived at the forest camp we got to feed them, bath them in... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We did the one-day visit at the Elephant Nature Park. It was definitely the highlight of our time in Chiang Mai! Transportation was provided and picked us up right from our hotel. When we arrived at the park we were able to feed the elephants, walk around the park and bathe the elephants. Our tour guide was great and was... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had a fabulous time at the Elephant Nature Park. We spent two days and one night there but honestly don't feel like we needed to spend the night. We had plenty of time with the elephants on the first day that I feel like the second day was kind of a repeat. . During the day, we got to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I'll start by saying this was one of the best experiences of my life. So magical. We went on the Care for Elephants package. When I was choosing what day to do on the ENP website I did find it very confusing to discern between the different options and that I can't help with now but I can talk about... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Beautiful setting and good instruction on how to get so close to these gentle giants. We can wish and realize that sanctuaries like this someday exist not just for disabled elephants but for all.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

First of, we did not see the park itself (but we are sure that is also lovely). The Karen Elephant Experience we did was a day tour. It brought us into the mountains where a tribe lives and now earns money with these experiences to support themselves and a good life for the elephants. We had a wonderfull day!!! We... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We had so much fun interacting with the elephants and watching them in a caring habitat. Some of the elephants are rescued from horrible conditions and medical emergencies and we were glad to have the opportunity to spend a lot of time close up interacting with the elephants and knowing they were well taken care of regularly. The lunch and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We took the Pamper A Pachyderm trip at the Elephant Nature Park while in Chiang Mai. It was a fantastic experience that we would recommend to everyone. ENP does not allow riding the elephants because their owner believes it is cruel to do so. Other elephant rescue parks (Patara) still allow riding because they believe it is good for the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I can't recommend this highly enough and would urge tourists to boycott riding elephants and support humane establishments such as this one.I did the overnight stay which involves lots of elephant interaction and you learn lots about these incredible animals.The food is fantastic and the accommodation though basic,allows you to look out of your window and see elephants roaming free... More 

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