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Elephants At Home

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Chiang Mai 50250, Thailand
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100% ethical

The most amazing experience of my life to interact with the elephants in their natural inviroment... read more

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villafindspain
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Province of Malaga, Spain
A Rare Moment in Time

Our tour group included a lovely British couple and their teenaged daughter and my husband and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
BeverlyHoffman
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An innovative way to enjoy an up-close experience with these beautiful creatures, aimed at improving the living conditions of domestic Asian Elephants by providing economic sustainability for their ‘owners’ through responsible tourism. No hooks, no chains, no heavy seats, no cruelty. Untethered, allowed to roam free - At Home!
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Chiang Mai 50250, Thailand
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"sd card"
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"elephant experience"
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"karen tribe"
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"their natural habitat"
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"a small family run business"
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"ethical elephant"
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"usb stick"
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"intimate experience"
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"beautiful experiences"
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"nice camera"
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"professional pictures"
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"end of the day"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The most amazing experience of my life to interact with the elephants in their natural inviroment of the jungle and to meet and spend time with the Karen Tribe totally awe inspiring please support this wonderful place and wonderful people I learned so much about...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our tour group included a lovely British couple and their teenaged daughter and my husband and myself. It was one of our favorite days in our 3 week trip because it was something we'll probably never be able to experience again....to be on land owned...More

Thank BeverlyHoffman
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This has to rate asone of the top places I have ever visited. Onede and his crew made us so welcome and it is obvious that everyone involved here has a love of elephants. We had the most fantastic day. Very ethical.....no riding, the elephants...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It 's the best experience you can have with elephants at their own field. They are free arround the hole jubgle and you can do lots of activities with them (feeding, trekking, washing, swimming) and also learn about them. This people do a great job...More

Thank Bruno D
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There can't be too many opportunities that offer a better chance to get up close and personal with elephants for pretty much the whole day. Don't expect to be met with a herd of elephants roaming wild through the jungle or in an enclosure; that...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was one of the highlights of our trip to Thailand! Onede did a great job educating us on everything from Elephant care to the history of elephants in Thailand. We had small group, which made for a very intimate experience and nothing felt rushed....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommend, definitely one of the best experiences of my life! Both animals and hosts very kind gentle and loving. Got to spend a great deal of time with the elephants and feel so blessed. No cruelty. Very respectful.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great day yesterday with some great people. The guides were all family and very hard workers. Very polite and accommodating to ensure you had a wonderful day. Very small group of only 6 so we had non stop interaction with the elephants. Site...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a must if you love and want to spend some wonderful quality time with these gentle giants! Don’t go to zoos where elephants are caged in the park, and don’t go to elephant rides when you are just one of the tourists in...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a highlight of our trip to Thailand with our 10 and 13 year old. We have never had such a close up experience with wildlife in their own habitat. It was a journey through the jungle, following the elephants in their walk to...More

Thank Jasmine N
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Jeneriq
September 13, 2017|
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Tour information WE provide your transportation to and form Elephants at home 7.00-7.30. Pick up time by 4 runner SUV CAR Air con 9.30 arrive Elephants at home. On Arrival there will be a little time for everyone to get... More
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LSD1983
March 13, 2017|
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Response from Marija S | Reviewed this property |
hello! we book our tour at hostel we were... I can't remeber the name of hostel but I think all hostels have brochure of it! Also they have facebook named Elephants at home (profile picture is a drawing of elephant) so maybe... More
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Hi Mansi, have you not received a response yet still? I have emailed you myself confirming your booking and the vegetarian option for lunch, but not sure if you have received the emails. The telephone number to call is... More
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