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Elephant Discovery Chiang Mai - Day Tours

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Chiang Mai, Thailand
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The most amazing day!!

We were very fortunate that our friend Nadia from Mee Tang Travel in Bangkok booked us this trip... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
ninasaxton
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London, United Kingdom
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Truly wonderful experience

We were recommended Elephant Discovery by a local guide and how right she was! We booked the full... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
val i
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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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"real jungle"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were very fortunate that our friend Nadia from Mee Tang Travel in Bangkok booked us this trip with her friends Tee & Nok. When we arrived in Chiang Mai everyone was talking about their experience on elephant tours. We were concerned as there was...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were recommended Elephant Discovery by a local guide and how right she was! We booked the full day package and we had an “exclusive” experience with Mr Tee and Nok. We cannot praise the team enough for all that they did to make this...More

2  Thank val i
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I thorough recommend this attraction. The Elephants are really well looked after. Virtually part of the owners family. Elephants were amazingly friendly and gentle and I am sure they enjoyed us riding them.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The transportation to the camp was a great start. Easy pick up at hotel and comfortable ride even on back roads. The elephants were amazing. Getting to get so close and personal. They say it's better for the elephants to be far off the road...More

1  Thank Denise S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our visit was a pure delight. Our EXCELLENT guide Mr Tee was fantastic and spoke very good English which made our tour that much more enjoyable. A truely sustainable park and Eco Friendly. We had rice provided for lunch wrapped in banana leaves. We walked,...More

1  Thank Azornator
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Reviewed 14 April 2018

Elephant Discovery is a place that truly cares about the elephants! We spent the entire day there, just 3 of us and the elephants. They keep the visitor numbers low as not to stress them. We learned a lot about elephants and we fed them,...More

Thank Glo C
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

A friend and I were picked up from our hostel in the morning by Mr T and Nov and taken out to the sanctuary. It's a great drive where you get to see some of the rural areas of Chiang Mai you might not otherwise...More

1  Thank Kate D
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Reviewed 18 March 2018

The team made us comfortable with these animals. We fed them, bathed them, and walked with them. No riding which was appropriate. The team kept my three children and our family safe every step of the way. Ages 13, 11, and 8 all had a...More

1  Thank seansmclaughlin
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Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Great day with Lots of tears because of the Beauty elegant Giants with big Hearts. They are treated very Good. No riding!just elefants and pure nature. Rum was the best Tour guide and they follow us with a Camera and send the Pictures via e...More

1  Thank Sarah Z
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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

One of the highlights of our trip. The workers care so much about the elephants and they are treated so properly. They make sure that the elephants only see a small group of people at a time to make sure they don't get spooked. They...More

1  Thank Nicole R
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htc001
5 May 2018|
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Response from Azornator | Reviewed this property |
Hello htc001. I’m not allowed to post The official website But at the top of all the reviews you’ll see a link to there official web site. If you contact them and they have a “Mr Tee” ,,,,(and not the crime fighting African... More
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Carnoedo27
26 July 2017|
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We did camp 2 - shorter drive!!
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Carnoedo27
18 July 2017|
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Response from Jutamas M | Reviewed this property |
Yes , it's bumpy around 30 minutes before you get there and also a lot of turns. Would recommend to take some pill for car sickness.
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