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Wildlife SOS Elephant & Bear Sanctuary

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National Hwy 2 | Agra Bear Rescue Facility, Agra, India
+91 99270 99980
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Visit to Elephant care and conservation centre in Mathuru

Hello - I recently visited Wildlife SOS's elephant care and conservation centre in Mathuru which is... read more

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Reviewed 4 days ago
186338Sss
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London, United Kingdom
Glad I’ve done it

Had a great trip here. Lovely to see animals that have been treated so bad now living a good life... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Sean W
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Wildlife SOS - Agra Bear Rescue Facility is a home to 200 rescued dancing bears. Forest Department Admission fees: 500/- Foreigner 50/- Indian.(Only 10 minutes tour by security) DOES NOT GO FOR BEARS BUT GOVERNMENT. Guided Tour - 1500/- per person information & interaction with WSOS staff and guided 90 minutes tour. Wildlife SOS - Elephant Conservation & Care Centre is a home to 21 rescued circus & begging elephants. Guided Tour - 1500/- per person information & interaction with WSOS staff and guided 90 minutes tour.
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  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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“dancing bear” (21 reviews)
“animal lovers” (20 reviews)
“rescued bears” (18 reviews)
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National Hwy 2 | Agra Bear Rescue Facility, Agra, India
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+91 99270 99980
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Hello - I recently visited Wildlife SOS's elephant care and conservation centre in Mathuru which is about an hour's drive from Agra. It was nice to finally put a face to a name with regard to the elephants who I have been reading about. It...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had a great trip here. Lovely to see animals that have been treated so bad now living a good life. We done a walk around and our guide would explain who each elephant was and the story behind them and he even let us feed...More

1  Thank Sean W
Reviewed 6 days ago

The bears and elephants are rescued from private owners where they are often being treated very badly. (The bears are made to dance for entertainment by having a big rope fed through a hole in their mouth - so they would be in agony -...More

1  Thank bobbycow
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A large lake with lagte collectiin of flowers and birds u can enjoy it but this place also need to be maintained well

Thank meenu k
Reviewed 1 week ago

My favourite memory is of a line of three female elephants dutifully trotting off after their keeper for a walk through the neighbouring fields. Also another keeper riding bareback on a large male elephant taking him out for a much faster 'run' through the fields....More

1  Thank maryhW3166MI
Reviewed 1 week ago

Quiet place, away from the city, where they take care of elephants that have been rescued from bad treatment: as tourist porters, circuses, etc. We had the opportunity to see 12 females, all of them in an excellent state after receiving the care of the...More

Thank Alcaraz J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Take the time to visit Wildlife SOS and you will never forget these people and the animals they serve. Feed a blind elephant who cannot help herself; take an elephant for a walk through a farm village; see the contentment of bears who have been...More

Thank Julia B
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a pleasure to see the animals and learn about their past and current condition. The centre also provides volunteering opportunities

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Thank LeonidSydney
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our visit to the Wildlife SOS Elephant Sanctuary touched my heart. After listening to the abuse, torture and neglect these magnificent animals endured, it's uplifting to see such a fantastic organization and group of people fighting to save these abused animals. We had a great...More

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Thank juliesoul2
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was important (crucial) for my friends and I to find a genuine sanctuary to spend time with elephants. Thanks to a contact in TV we were directed to Wildlife S.O.S. I am very aware of the amount of places that advertise as 'sanctuaries' but...More

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mangotea
4 November 2017|
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Response from Lynda S | Reviewed this property |
It is closer to Jaiphur.
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Gemma C
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Response from Shubham T | Reviewed this property |
advisable to book in advance
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Gemma C
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Response from Pollydo | Reviewed this property |
Definitely book up in advance, animal welfare is their priority You are offered time slots for your visit, morning, afternoon, evening depending what you would like to get involved with It gets extremely hot there so take... More
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