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Chiangmai Mountain Sanctuary

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Chiang Mai, Thailand
+66 95 698 9980
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Wonderful day with elephants

We had a wonderful day at the Chiangmai mountain sanctuary. There are so many companies to choose... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Laura W
AWESOME DAY!!! THEY CARE ABOUT THE ELEPHANTS HERE (BEWARE OF FAKE REVIEWS)

We booked a day tour (JUNE 2018) The morning was great . We changed our clothes ..we feed elephants... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Steven J
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Wollongong, Australia
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good15%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
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Chiang Mai, Thailand
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We had a wonderful day at the Chiangmai mountain sanctuary. There are so many companies to choose from, we decided to go with this newer and more local company. We are very glad we did. Our visit was very authentic and not commercial in the...More

Thank Laura W
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We booked a day tour (JUNE 2018) The morning was great . We changed our clothes ..we feed elephants . Our guide Johnny explained the sanctuary to us ..we ate lunch ...and then we got ready for the afternoon with the elephants .. The afternoon...More

Thank Steven J
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved our trip here! We only had the afternoon session but you walk through jungle with the elephants to mud baths then bathe them in the pool and it was just such and incredible experience you could see how happy the elephants were even...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went only because my friend wanted me to join her. Even if it's a sanctuary, you have to stop and think about the animals that are being used daily for humans egotistical ways. I was actually okay at first and was enjoying it until...More

Thank April B
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Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

We had a great afternoon at the Sanctuary, Tony was a brilliant guide and provided a great insight to the elephants attitudes and upbringings. Although we only did the half day, we still got to feed, mud bathe and swim with the elephants in their...More

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Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

The staff obviously really loves the elephants and they treat them very well. I read in some comments that there would be no background information but this is not true. The guide told us from the beginning we could ask anything so I did and...More

Thank Lisa S
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Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Alright, this will be a long post.... First off, the only “good” thing I could say about this place is that the elephants are better here than they are at some hell holes that dare to consider themselves a sanctuary, and better than being forced...More

8  Thank Amanda S
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Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

We cannot say enough about this excursion! It was absolutely amazing and something we’ll remember forever! Our guide was tony and he was great! Was so personable, good English and provided us a lot of information about the elephants and their lifestyle! We would highly...More

Thank kaitlynciddio
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Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

I can’t say enough positives about this experience. Our guide/the staff were great, our interactions with the elephants (feeding them, making them food, taking them on a walk, bathing them, etc) were intimate, extensive, and incredibly heartwarming, and the overall experience we got to have...More

1  Thank Paige B
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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

We was looking further in to a place that they really care about the elephants, it seems just to be one of all of them, but since is the most popular one, the richest and the more overbooked of all of them, we find out...More

1  Thank Sara G
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