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Elephant Keeper Maewang

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Chiang Mai, Thailand
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An amazing experience

I really enjoyed my time spent with Rum and his family and out in the jungle. Such a peaceful... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Temotu S
Amazing

We took our 5 year old and he simply could not have been more considered; Rum and family instantly... read more

Reviewed April 5, 2018
darrenhancock
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Chiang Mai, Thailand
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I really enjoyed my time spent with Rum and his family and out in the jungle. Such a peaceful spot. The elephants were soooo good and very hungry. The elephants love bananas and sugar cane. The baby elephant was such a mischief and touched my...More

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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

We took our 5 year old and he simply could not have been more considered; Rum and family instantly make you feel part of their family. There passion for the animals makes you understand how the amazing animals should be cared for. Lots of alternatives...More

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Reviewed 27 March 2018

Thank you so much to the elephants, Rum and his team! The day exceeded our expectations. Everyone was incredible. Rum took the time to answer all our questions and guided us through their daily routine of caring for the elephants. The team helped us work...More

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Reviewed 26 March 2018

Rum and his family are amazing and the interaction you get to have with their elephants are truly an experience that will last a lifetime. Cant thank them enough and so glad we did it.

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Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

It was such an amazing trip. We spent the whole day there, preparing food, feeding the elephants und washing them. We had just a group of three and the stuff was super sweet and friendly. We really enjoyed the day and recommend you to book...More

1  Thank Lisa M
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Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

If you are searching for the best...this is the one! 100% authentic! Is inside the jungle small farm ...not on camp made for tourists! Your guides are locals from a Thai tribe...amazing...super nice people! You can see the elephant have a happy life, they really...More

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Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Good experience learning basic commands to feed the elephants and keep us safe. The keeper said the elephants sleep in the jungle at night. They seemed happy with no ropes or chains anywhere. One elephant decided to walk up a hill to eat sugarcane. Instead...More

1  Thank Ian R
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Worawasu N, Internet Marketing Officer at Elephant Keeper Maewang, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2018

Thank you for visiting us :-) We are so glad about you comment.

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Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

Could not have asked for a better day at Discovery Elephant Keeper. Do not be put off by the lack of reviews compared to other sanctuaries as Discovery Elephant Keeper has only recently been established. Going to an elephant sanctuary was one of the things...More

1  Thank Alex H
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Reviewed 27 January 2018

My dad and I stumbled upon a tourist info office in Chiang Mai and we signed up for this tour. It was affordable and we feel we received such a unique experience! Our experience with Discovery Elephant Keeper went beyond a tour as we felt...More

2  Thank Jessica L
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Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

What to say about this place and this family? This is not a business! This is a family house, with people and elephants. You will never feel you are in a touristic attraction in there. Why? Because the guys in charge (I am so sad...More

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