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Damnoen Saduak Elephant Village

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194 Moo 8, Lak Ha Road | Si Surat, Damnoen Saduak 70130, Thailand
+66 32 253 093
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Disgusting animal abuse

I don’t know where to start. Perhaps with the man who kept hitting the chained-up Liger about the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
blue planet somewhere
via mobile
Waste of time. Animal Abuse

They do anything to earn money. All a big tourist attraction. Lines to get on the elephants.. and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
The Hague, The Netherlands
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An exciting activity and great experience among the nature covering with evergreen bushes, various plants in the dense forest which one you will remember on your vacation destination You will never forget forever such an experience with us come and visit Open daily 8.00 A.m. - 5.00 P.m.
  • Excellent17%
  • Very good20%
  • Average31%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible20%
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“photo frame” (4 reviews)
“small river” (7 reviews)
“buy bananas” (3 reviews)
194 Moo 8, Lak Ha Road | Si Surat, Damnoen Saduak 70130, Thailand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I don’t know where to start. Perhaps with the man who kept hitting the chained-up Liger about the head with a stick (absolutely serious; i wanted to grab the stick and turn it upon its owner). Or the tied-to-a-post beautiful owl that had to endure...More

Thank dirtyrotter
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

They do anything to earn money. All a big tourist attraction. Lines to get on the elephants.. and the elephants arent treated properly. They were even selling ivory. If u have any heart at all, don't go

Thank Yara0404
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have very mixed feelings about these places. We visited a camp in Phuket and I was very upset seeing a distressed baby elephant chained up being force fed milk in a very primitive camp. I left as soon as possible. In Thailand it is...More

Thank DbnMom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Quite a way out of Bangkok but worth the effort. Fun activities and shows. Just hope the animals are treated decently.

Thank WTisSearching
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

After existing the floating market nearby we experienced an elephant ride which was pleasent. They are well trained and it appears they are using female elephants! Worth an experience! You also have the option of full water emersion and bathing with the elephants. We wanted...More

Thank Mohit B
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

Riding an elephant should be everyones to do list in Thailand . These animals are smart , adorable and friendly . The highlight of the event is actually buying some bananas and feeding them . They dont seem to be full on them though. one...More

Thank Melvin C
Reviewed 29 November 2017

Friendly safe people. They even take pictures for you. The elephants look like they were well cared for. Loved the experience.

Thank AkhilaReddy
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

The elephant ride was amazing. The elephant brought us through a track in the jungle and crossed a small river. The elephant rider will try to sell souvenirs made of elephant tusk. If you disagree to purchase he will asked for tipping. However he was...More

1  Thank Shafad S
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Our tour started from the floating market and ended with the elephant ride at Chang Puak camp in Damnoen Saduak. The elephant ride was our very first time experience. My two young children really enjoyed the 20 minutes ride around the camp. Nearing the end...More

Thank Shafinaah
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

The stage built is fits for you to have comfortable elephants ride. Without buying 100Baht bananas bucket due to scary of feeding., no bad face given. Walking slowly in the field, well control pace even step down and up water loop. Surprised to have photo...More

Thank Carman K
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Ouel A
10 October 2017|
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Response from Ahmed G | Reviewed this property |
Yes you will find tickets from agency in the airport better buy from there
10 March 2017|
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Response from RJay2love | Reviewed this property |
I also booked a tour from my rental property. You can go on TripAdvisor and book your trip. Trust me it works. Have fun and continue to enjoy life.