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Into The Wild Elephant Camp

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Amazing Animal Experience

These animals have a lot of room to roam, the feeding was really fun. The way they can climb up... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Great place, obvious love for the elephants

I came alone and my group was great, the owner Pai did a great job of involving everyone in the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Beth M
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Into The Wild Elephant Camp is an elephant sanctuary and education center in beautiful Northern Thailand. At Into the Wild, the elephants are free to do what they love the most as they roam the vast forest, play contentedly in the refreshing river...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
115 3 Room 1 Sri Poom Rd | Office at Hug Hostel, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
+66 64 991 9746
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Reviewed 1 week ago

These animals have a lot of room to roam, the feeding was really fun. The way they can climb up steep hills will blow your mind. Best part of the day is bathing these majestic beasts in the river!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came alone and my group was great, the owner Pai did a great job of involving everyone in the group, as most of us were solo. We learnt a lot about elephants in Thai context, their history, and how the elephants in the camp...More

Thank Beth M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An authentic elephant camp. This is what we were looking for. They pick you up from your hotel (1.5 hours drive). Our guide was extremely nice and explained very well everything about elephants in Thailand. We got the opportunity to feed them bananas and then...More

1  Thank Anahi A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was initially worried about what to expect with the elephant sanctuary but once we met Pai the owner we felt very reassured at how much they cared for their three elephants. We got to spend time feeding, washing and swimming with them and felt safe...More

1  Thank Aisling D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was a bit sceptical about visiting elephants in Thailand but this experience changed my perspective. Learning about the history of Thai culture with elephants was a nice touch and the guys are more than happy for you to challenge them with questions. Pai and...More

1  Thank kristianchatman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic experience and learning opertunity with fantastic English speaking tour guides who really know and love what they do

1  Thank Deepam p
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We started with a ride up the mountain then along some steep mud roads, which was great fun for us and the kids in the back of a truck (though a little stressful for their mum, who thought one of them would fall out at...More

1  Thank Gingerbiker
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you’re lucky, once in a while you really hit the jackpot and have a truly amazing find that you want to keep to yourself for fear of having it ruined by others in the future. However, Into the Wild does such amazing work and...More

1  Thank Bespok001
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The experience as a whole was amazing and can’t realky be summed up by words, but everybody who works at the sanctuary needs to be especially praised as the work they do is incredible and the fun and happiness they experience with the job can...More

1  Thank liamgcastles
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We spent a lot of time researching an ‘ethical’ elephant camp/sanctuary and eventually decided on ‘Into the Wild’. They have amazing reviews, almost no bad ones (perhaps they were deleted amongst the fake bad ones they were targeted with). We asked them on Facebook if...More

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Sue D
9 October 2017|
Response from Siwawut M | Property representative |
Thank you for interest and would like to join us Our program include :For full day price is 2400 baht and half day is 1700 baht, our program include: Half day Morning Program 06.30-07.00 am. Pick up from your... More
Jodie C
6 November 2016|
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Response from deweys22 | Reviewed this property |
I booked from their office in Chiang Mai at the Hug Hostel near the North Gate. However, I believe they are responsive on their Facebook page! Enjoy!