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Address: Mengyang Town, Jinghong 666100, China
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At present the Wild Elephant Valley is home for about 10 family clans of wild Asian Elephants, in total about 80 animals indigenous to the protection zone. Gajah Liar (better... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Shanghai, China
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Shanghai, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

At present the Wild Elephant Valley is home for about 10 family clans of wild Asian Elephants, in total about 80 animals indigenous to the protection zone. Gajah Liar (better known in Chinese as Yexiang Gu野象谷) is a scenic area within the large Sanchahe Natural Reserve as part of the Rainforest Belt that stretches from China into neighboring Myanmar and... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2015

This is a poor and uncivilized way of seeing or riding an elephant. Definitely not worth the 2 hour trip. This attraction is made to rip you off from your valuable and hard working money. Really disappointed.

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2014

The procedures for training wild elephants to perform tricks involves several months of cruel breaking of the wild elephant's spirit. At an early age the elephants have to be separated from their mother. Then they have to be cruelly beaten for several months until they become subdued. If you visit such establishments it only encourages this type of cruel treatment... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2013

It is a nice tropical forest. The only thing is that we didn't see wild elephants that were promised. Unfortunately often there are many Chinese tourist groups with guides that are very loud. Therefore, the animals are scared and don't show up. We only saw the little elephant circus. The elephants playing football were quite funny. If you are looking... More 

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